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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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Tremisana Game Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Tremisana as part of a 4D3N package arranged by Viva Safaris. For the price we paid (R7995pp), it was one of the cheapest safari packages I could find on google. We were on a budget, and didn't want to pay extortionate prices. The experience was great, and nothing 'budget' about it at all. It exceeded our expectations.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I recently took the Viva Safari four-day trip to Kruger and I must say I had mixed feelings by the end, although, not entirely because of the company. Firstly, it's important you understand the intineraries of the different trips they offer. The most popular seems to be the four-day trip, but if you have time, go for the five-day one... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My group and I were going to be staying at another of Viva Safari's location called Marc's Treehouse Lodge, and for you to stay there you got to spend the first night at Tremisana. And it was great, the guide Bongani was great and thanks to the manager Trevor we were picked up in an specific location and brought here... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently did a safari and stayed At this lodge. This was a well deserved break. I really enjoyed myself . The staff is great and the rooms are really clean. I think the safaris were really well organised. I managed to see the big five plus a cheetah. It was really a last minute decision to go on safari... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Our family of 4 stayed at Teminsana as part of a five-day safari and we loved Terminsana. It was beautiful and clean and our youngest child loved the monkeys that visited the lodge in the afternoons. Everything was clean and tidy and the staff were wonderful - extremely welcoming and helpful. It was good to have adequate time to relax... More

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York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This was my second trip to Tremisana - the first one was a solo trip of around 6 years ago which was so good that I wanted to return, this time with my partner and her teenage children. A lot has changed over the last 6 years, almost all of it an improvement on what was already a first rate... More

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IJsselstein, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Just back from a six day safari at Tremisana: absolutely lovely! What's so lovely about it? Here it comes: 1. Booking with Viva Safaris is a smooth process. They respond promptly to emails and we got exactly what we booked 2. The pick-up service from the airport is very convenient, when you have had a long flight. The pick up... More

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Tremisana Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Gwenda Probably one of the best reviews for 2014 - my sincere gratitude ! I am especially pleased that you found all aspects of the safari to your liking - from the initial contacts via email, through the pickup at the airport and on to the wonderful service you seem to have experienced. I am glad that you liked... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The staff at Tremisana Game Lodge were very considerate and accommodating. My group needed special arrangements at the end of the trip and Alice made sure everything worked out! The trip was fun and worry-free. When my group and I first arrived, we went on a game drive. During the first hour of the drive we saw TWO LIONS (later... More

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Oss, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The staff of Tremisana Game Lodge did not spare any effort to give us the time of our lives watching wildlife. The variety was great. We had a sun set safari including bush braai (BBQ under the stars), a bush walk safari, a sun rise safari and several game drives in Kruger National park and a game drive in Tshukudu... More

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Miami, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The tremisana is beautiful and the staff is excellent. Very welcoming and they make your stay very comfortable. They go that extra mile to satisfy your needs. Breakfast is delicious and the area is beautiful. For dinner we went to the boma and it's just a breathtaking experience that you will never forget. Thank you piru and Alice. We will... More

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Tremisana Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there Thanks for a superb review. I am glad you were so comfortable and cared for - our staff try very hard at all times ! I am so very pleased that you found the Boma Braai breath-taking ! We have put a lot of time and effort into making this such a special place and such an unforgettable... More

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Address: Kruger National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Private Game Reserve
Also Known As:
Tremisana Game Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve
Tremisana Game Lodge South Africa/Balule Private Game Reserve

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