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Motswari Private Game Reserve

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Timbavati, Kruger National Park 2021, South Africa
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Zurich, Switzerland
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32 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I don’t think words can fully explain the feeling of staying in the bush. Everything about it is first class – the accommodation, the food, the game drives and most especially our ranger. The lodge has all you need and the servicing is excellent. Breakfasts and dinner are superb. And it is all so laid back and relaxed and in... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent four days there. The places EXCEEDED our expectations in every way. The service was outstanding. The staff were professional and friendly and knew every guest by name. The food was excellent. The tour guide Henry was unbelievably knowledgable. The management staff were also so hospitable. I will post pics a a later time but for now I HIGHLY... More 

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Zutphen, The Netherlands
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44 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One says that Botswana and Sabi Sands have the best sightings but our game drives at Motswari have been better than the ones we did in Chobe, Okavango or Sabi Sands. Three lions just after the buffalo kill, a pack of wild dogs and so much more. But the passionate guidance of Marka made the safari just wonderful. Our river... More 

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and constructive suggestions and hope we can welcome you back soon! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

Uckfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our 2nd visit 7 Nights 8 days of laughter excitement and wonders of the bush. Motswari is a Special place That gets to your heart. Thanks to Robynne and her Tracker Mbyongi (sorry for spelling ) for teaching us so much and giving us time to see photograph and enjoy the amazing wild life. Also cant forget the... More 

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and we hope we can welcome you back soon for some more safari fun! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

Uk
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30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely welcome with cold towels and drink. Swift check in and taken straight to our room. Air conditioning works very well plus ceiling fan. Game drives at 5.30 am and 4pm. Both were 3.5 to 4 hours long and we saw the big five plus loads of other animals, birds and plant life. Our ranger (Brian) and tracker ( Difference)... More 

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and have noted your constructive suggestions regarding the guiding operations. We hope we can welcome you back sometime soon! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

Port Macquarie
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37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our first visit to Kruger & we are really impressed by this lodge. The game drives have been excellent with Brian as guide & Diff as our tracker. Our list of animal sightings has been ticked & we are enjoying the banter and jokes between ourselves, Brian and the other guests in the truck. It is different from... More 

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and have noted your suggestions. We hope we can welcome you back sometime soon! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What move could I say four days of fun excitement The big five In under 24 hours Special place indeed such a special time Thank you Robyenne for teaching me so much So the whole team thank you Amazing accommodation staff food

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and we hope we can welcome you back soon! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

St Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a very enjoyable 3 nights at Motswari Lodge . The food was excellent, as were the accommodation, wildlife & Guides. Can highly praise Richard & Jacky our Guide/Tracker who were both very knowledgeable and professional at all times

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and we hope we can welcome you back soon! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

london
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights at Motswari in January. It was a great experience. Right from the check-in you were given 2 minders ( a tracker and a guide) who would look after your safari needs during the period. Ours were Petro and Petros respectively. They were reassuring and put us at ease. My wife had been apprehensive of going through... More 

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Motswari - I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us! I must apologise for the tactless approach by your escort on your penultimate night and I will address this with the team - not something to share at that time, nor something to laugh at. I will ensure... More 

London, UK
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230 reviews
119 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motswari was the first stop in a long trip we have just returned from and as regular safari travellers we know what to expect. Motswari delivers in every way. Great rooms (rondavels actually), very spacious, comfortable and good bathrooms and the benefit of air conditioning (which we needed when temperatures reached 45C in early December). Everything is right about Motswari,... More 

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MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Motswari - We highly value your feedback and I am so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. I will pass on your kind comments to the team and we hope we can welcome you back soon! Very Best Wishes from us all Adriaan More 

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