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Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve

P O Box 781854, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the most amazing experience at Chitwa Chitwa. From the staff, to sighting we couldn't have asked for more. We were met by Chantal who is so warm & friendly had the very knowledgable Andries as our guide. From the moment we set foot in Chitwa Chitwa to the time we, sadly, left we experienced such warmth and friendliness... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After 30 hours of travel, we were so happy to arrive at the oasis of Chitwa Chitwa! I was so impressed with the modern-rustic decor, which beautifully complemented the wild surroundings. They paid great attention to detail and the seductive art on every wall was gorgeous. The lodge is literally in the middle of the reserve with nothing separating you... More

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Wilmslow, UK
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A honeymoon experience and upgrade from our original idea, an adventure in arriving from Johannesburg airport on two flights with the planes getting smaller, but an informal and safe journey carried out by lovely staff from Federal Air. On arrival at Chitwa we were met by Hali in his open top Land Rover our guide for the next 5 days,... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience at Chitwa Chitwa was simply unique, the staff treated us in such a special way, Claudia and Leon made us feel like home! This lodge is located in paradise, we fell in love with nature and the people: which surely made our safari experience superb! Dixie town gave us an idea of where the people that work at... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Chitwa Chitwa in early June as part of our honeymoon and this was hands down our favorite part of our trip. We had a wonderful experience from the minute we were picked up at the air strip. The lodge is gorgeous with great views - you see the hippo pods and crocodiles the minute... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a great time at Chitwa Chitwa. The lodge itself is beautiful and set along a huge water hole which attracts several game (impalas, nyalas, kudu, wild buffaloes, crocodile, hippos). We had room number 11 which is the farthest away from the reception which made it even more adventurous as we walked into impalas, kudu and nyala on... More

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Chard, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been meaning to do this review for ages so here goes! The whole experience was fantastic. With the aid of Surprise,our guide,we saw the big 5 and loads more(a cheetah for starters)-speaking of which the food was brilliant and so were the sundowners! Our room no 1 was amazing -the attention to detail was outstanding. The private pool and... More

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Laredo, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 4 couples of Mexico and we stayed 4 days at this place. This place surpasses our expectations. We had an amazing time. The lodge is beautiful, the rooms are super comfortable and gorgeous!!!!!!! Claudia and Leon really made us feel at home.The staff is very friendly and very helpful. Thank you so much for this unforgettable and incredible... More

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Lahore, Pakistan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was truly a magnificent experience. In a remote area,it was beyond our imagination to experience such hospitality and devotion of staff. Claudia and Leon are the best hosts ever.... They guided us throughout and were always present when we needed them. The location of the lodge was incredible, with views of the beautiful lake and African Savannah. We could... More

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80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Chitwa Chitwa is a magical place. We thoroughly enjoyed our 5 nights in this luxurious safari resort. Our hosts, Leon and Claudia could not have been more wonderful. Located in the Sabi Sands reserve, within Kruger National Park, about 6 hours drive from JNB. There is also an airstrip if you choose to fly all the way in. Chitwa accommodates... More

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Address: P O Box 781854, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Also Known As:
Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve

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Originally a private retreat of the Brink family, Chitwa Chitwa was transformed by Charl into an oasis of conservation and harmony. His dedicated holistic approach and wise land management are aimed at the handing of an uncontaminated African paradise to the future generations. In 1991 Charl and Maria Brink created Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge, today a jewel of South African hospitality and an emblem of the savannas most authentic and refined luxury. ... more   less 
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