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Monwana Game Lodge

4.0 of 5 Thornybush Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good sightings on all drives. Lovely well appointed game lodge with its own water hole. Over abundant food! Emma and Jacque make for a great lodge management team. Nothing was too much trouble. Stayed 3 nights which was ideal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing! Everything was perfect. Everyone was very formal but also incredibly welcoming and made us feel at home. The food had so much flavour and we had a lot choice and really was just overall delicious. We would absolutely love to come back again and again.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say!! This place was amazing!! We traveled with a group of 6 and we pretty much had the place to ourselves with a great view of the watering hole. This was the best experience I have ever had and I would def. do it again as well as recommend this place to others!! Our Ranger and Tracker... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay was very short, but still very enjoyable! Excellent food and hospitality, along with an excellent game drive with a great tracker and ranger. Will keep on my list of places to visit again - the experience was very personal.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the best experiences of my life. I went with family and friends and the experiences we had were all thanks to the amazing staff at Monwana. Jaques and Emma are some of the most caring and loving people I have ever met. They truly wanted to make us have a very personal and amazing experience! I... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently visited with friends - a group of 9 of us, so we had the entire lodge to ourselves. It was perfect, really. The facility is lovely. The staff the same. Service was impeccable. And the value for the money was a special surprise. My husband and I have traveled the world together, and have rarely come upon this... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a wonderful life experience! I must admit...I joined my family for this journey, but didn't officially have this on my "bucke list". Since this trip, I'm strongly considering how I can return with others! The lodging was such a nice intimate setting for our group of 9, with highly appointed suites, and most as their own building nestled along... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is a long overdue review, we stayed there sept 2012. We stayed at Monwana for 3 nights during our honeymoon and all I can say is wow! The cabin was incredible. Comfortable and luxurious. The service provided from the food to the safari tours was more then we could've hoped for. On the last night as it was out... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Here's the short version of my review: don't hesitate to book a stay at Monwana. Elegantly decorated, spacious accommodations. Food so good it'll make you swoon. Abundant wildlife on AM & PM game drives - they know the Thornybush animal population so well that the ranger asked which animals we'd like to see and then drove us right to them.... More

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Yorba Linda, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

What an amazing trip! My husband and our long time traveling companion friends had checked off everything on our bucket list. This trip was the last one of the "Big 5!" Quite fitting, don't you say? It was by far #1 of all our trips. Now let's talk about Monwana since this is a trip advisor review. The lodge was... More

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Address: Thornybush Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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Hotel Class:4 star — Monwana Game Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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Monwana Game Lodge South Africa/Thornybush Private Game Reserve

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