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KwaMbili Game Lodge

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PO Box 1188, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Halmstad, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best safari experiences we've had with lots of good sightings. The guides were excellent and told us a lot about wildlife and nature in a really interesting way. Among other things we had a real treat ending up just next to the drama of some lions taking down a big wildebeest! The lodge is really good to... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights in KwaMbili game lodge, and we loved every minute of it! The game drives with Brad and his tracker, he told us so many things about the animals, birds, in such a loving way. And the hospitality of Kirsty and her team, it was amazing. The last night they served dinner in the bird hide and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We were treated as VIPs all weekend , 3 nights in a luxury tent hearing the lions roar during the nights. We Loved every minute we spent at KwaMbili and out on the drives. .. Black & White Rhinos,elephant hurds, impalas. .and ..and ..and more.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

First of all, the timing of our visit was PERFECT: first few days of December...all the animals had babies with them! Second of all...there are only EXTRAORDINARY things to say about Kwa-Mbili. It is the ideal place to stay for relaxation, doting but not pushy hospitality, luxurious but not stuffy environment and second-to-none animal sighting opportunities. The staff was very... More 

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Nelspruit, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights at Kwa Mbili with my family to include my elderly and quite fragile mother. The team couldn't have been more welcoming or accommodating. Thanks to all the team! Small lodge without all the pomp and ceremony of some of the more well known lodges and providing a very personal experience. We will be back!

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KwaMbili, Owner at KwaMbili Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sian Thanks for this great review. We enjoyed your visit and hope you will come again. Thanks and regards from the KwaMbili Team More 

Maastricht, The Netherlands
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We spent two lovely days in Kwa-Mbili. In fact, this was one of our top 3 places we stayed in during 9 weeks of travelling through southern Africa. It's a relatively small lodge, with a few small houses and beautifully decorated safari tents. Animals just kept on passing by our tent - the only thing you had to do was... More 

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Wurzburg, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We absolutely loved our stay in Kwa-Mbili. There were so many things that impressed us. The first thing that made us feel right at home was the friendly, relaxed atmosphere at the lodge. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, wonderful people. As it is a smaller lodge you really get to know the other guests, which made for an... More 

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Milano
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Very nice lodge in a wonderful area. Trackers and guides are friendly and make your safari experience unique. As the reserve is not a zoo, their experience and knowledge is key to great game drives through the bush, where searching for wild animals is an unforgettable activity. Lodge and food just great.

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Hazyview
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Thank you very much for making our stay sooooo special! The Staff, Managers, Guide and Tracker were very friendly and they went out of their way to make our stay memorable! We saw almost all Big 5 and our Dinner in the Hide was the BEST! Thank you. The tents were comfortable, the Food was excellent! We will be back... More 

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Geldrop, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

For our honeymoon we decided to back to South Africa. 9 years ago we also visited kwa-mbili game lodge. The lodge is still great, good service and amazing wild life viewing. The tracker and the guide are great and showed us some amazing animals up close and personal. We are sure to come back in the future.

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