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Monwana Game Lodge

4.0 of 5 Thornybush Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After this weekend we will definitely be back at Monwana again in the near future. The staff are fantastic so friendly and helpful. The food once again was the best. Jacques and Emma makes Monwana the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We stayed at the Monwana Game Lodge at the end of October. This had the potential for verging into the rainy season, but we were fortunate to have 3 dry days for our stay. The roads in the Thornybush Private Game Reserve (adjacent to Kruger National Park) are not paved and some are quite eroded already, so seriously rainy weather... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Everything about the place was great. Emma and Jacques were the perfect hosts who took a genuine interest in our well being. Jacques is passionate about the wildlife and was extremely kind to our 4 children taking plenty of time to answer the hundreds of questions he was bombarded with ! The food was amazing and the lodge's layout around... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Emma & Jacques made us feel very welcome, just like part of the family! Food was great with plenty of variety Room was lovely, overlooking the waterhole. Jacques knows so much about everything. Jacques & Morris(tracker) are a great team,they found so many animals and we have loads of photos and amazing memories.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

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 October 3, 2014 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 September 25, 2014

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 September 20, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

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 September 18, 2014

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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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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