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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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Tremisana Game Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an unbelievable experience at Tremisana and Marc's. Passionate guides, nice food and an impressive wooden accommodation! We had two bushwalks, an open game drive and one day at Kruger, where we saw elephants, rhinos, crocodiles, hippos and buffalos, with interesting explaining by the guides. Go there and you'll see for yourself!

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When looking for a Kruger park safari we came across Viva Safaris and booked three days with them. We spent one night at Tremisana and did an evening drive with a bush braai starting from there. The lodge was nice, had all the basic amenities (and even a pool), our room was clean and roomy enough. The following day we... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My mom and I stayed at Tremisana Logde 2 weekends ago for her 50th birthday. The whole experience was amazing, the staff are just awesome (including the monkeys that are around the lodge)! This was our first safari trip and it was everything we ever imagined and more. The game drives, the dinner under the stars, the friendly and might... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We stayed here for a night but did 2 drives and a bush walk. Adam our guide was really the coolest and did his very best to deliver whatever nature had to offer. The food was pretty good. I remember seeing a bit of wild life right outside the lodge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Stayed there just for one night, but would come back for sure. Really helpful and friendly staff, especially the nice students and trainees from IHA who prepared good food and supported us in all belongings :-) the room was very clean and the whole lodge made a good Impression including a cute pool :-)

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Langgoens, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

First time we have been to a safari and these guys have done a great job! Adam, Allister and Musa have taken us out on Bush Walks or Game Drives and we had an absolutely lovely Bush BBQ one night. I would have loved to stay longer and could have gone on listening to the guys telling about the animals,... More 

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

Hi guys Thanks for the "WOW" review. I shall pass on your compliments to Alistair, Adam and Musa. We are pleased to see that you regard them as superior to other guides you have experienced on other safaris - putting their heart and soul into their job is a rare passion ! We are pleased that the food accommodation and... More 

Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I just returned from a trip of a lifetime ~ thus far! A friend and I did a 9 day volunteer safari with VIVA Safaris. We split our week between safaris and volunteer work at the Funjwa Primary School. We were able to go on many game drives, bush walks and days in Kruger Park! The staff were incredible...our guide... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful guides who all answered to my questions, even the creasiest ones! We had good food, very cosy rooms. The reserve is really beautiful and has this wild side with its bumpy roads, its smell of dust and flowers (I miss that already). I recommend the night drive with diner and the walk in the morning!!! You will learn a... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I only spent one night here during my 5 day safari, and it was absolutely amazing! It has a beautiful garden, a nice pool, and there's a waterhole right next to the lodge (separated by electric fence) I saw warthogs and elephants and a lot of monkeys there, drinking and having fun in the water. the rooms/huts are quite big,... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

As a female solo traveler I was very happy with the choice I made. Yes of course, there are ample number of safari lodges around and prices to go with what you choose. Viva safari was excellent value for money. Apart for being super lucky and seeing all the big 5, and much more the drivers/rangers on game drives were... More 

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

Hi Tatiana Thanks for a great review ! We are really happy to know that as a single female safari-goer, you were "very happy with the choice." Great to know that you believe our product offers excellent value for money and that you will recommend Viva Safaris to all your family and friends - we will do our best to... More 

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Additional Information about Tremisana Game Lodge

Address: Kruger National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Private Game Reserve
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Tremisana Game Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve
Tremisana Game Lodge South Africa/Balule Private Game Reserve

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