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Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve

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P O Box 781854, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent the first part of our south african honeymoon here in June. It was so awesome. The food was great and the staff was very attentive. Our room was huge with an indoor and outdoor shower as well as a private pool. There was wildlife everywhere and we saw the big 5 many times over. I... More 

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Moorpark, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a 3-night stay at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve in May 2015. This was our final stop on our month long, 6 safari camp and 4 country trip. Alot can be said about "saving the best for last." This luxury safari lodge has it all! If I could give them more stars I would! The staff goes above... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a trip to South Africa for our oldest son's wedding. We had a party of 15 from the USA. After 5 wonderful days in Cape Town we spent 3 nights and 4 glorious days at Chitwa Chitwa. I cannot exaggerate how special this place is. Luxury in the middle of the African bush. The lodges are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are in Cape Town and have only left Chitwa Chitwa this morning but I feel compelled to already write a review because our trip was that amazing. My husband and I traveled to Chitwa in August 2015 for our birthdays/5th year wedding anniversary. It was everything we hoped it would be - and more. Stefan and Chantel were gracious... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights and had a fantastic experience. Our cottage was gorgeous with a terrace looking out onto a lake where hippos bathed. We were met at night for dinner by a guide with a rifle to escort us in case lions were wandering around!. Dinner was outside with campfires and the last night was damp so we... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent four nights at Chitwa Chitwa on our recent family holiday (2 adults and 2 children). We had the most amazing time. The stay started badly when on the way there I was contacted by our travel agent to say they (the agent) had messed up and so the suite I had booked was not available. However Chitwa Chitwa... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chitwa Chitwa is a fantastic lodge that guarantees a memorable holiday. The location sits on the edge of a watering hole and gives a great atmosphere to the stay as you are literally living in the wild. The lodge is amazing with its huge rooms and is decorated in a very authentically African way. From the outside deck you can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We spent 4 days at Chitwa and cannot speak highly enough of every part of the experience. Hosts Kevin, Melanie, Stefan and Chantelle and their staff run the lodge like clockwork and the facilities are outstanding. The room was massive and beautifully fitted out - it even had an open fireplace which was stoked up every night. We could watch... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Chitwa Chitwa is exceptionally well located with all the lodges surrounding a lake. The lake has resident hippos and crocodiles and an array of visitors such as buffaloes, water buck, elephants and a variety of birds. We were given a warm welcome by Melanie with the hippos in the background snorting away. This is a sound we grew accustomed to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Went to Chitwa in 2013. The tracker and ranger (unfortunately forgot the names) were hands done the BEST we've experienced in Greater Kruger National Park area since 2013. We saw everything we requested and more. Wild dog pack sighting and tracking was the most memorable. Food quality could have been better (nothing wowed us, perhaps more lighting in the dining... More 

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