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Motswiri Private Safari Lodge

Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve 1560, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night in Motswiri and we have not been disappointed at all! Warm welcome, excellent game viewing (thank you Werner!). Our bedroom had a direct view on the waterhole and there were elephants there even before we had time to unpack our luggage. The service was great and very friendly.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently spent one night at Motswiri as part of our extended honeymoon celebration. From the very second we arrived, we were greeted by Geraldine, the manager, with the most welcome smile and enthusiasm. Upon arrival in our room, a bottle of chilled sparkling wine, champagne glasses and a note congratulated us on our marriage. Another surprise... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to see lots of animals and have a perfect lodge as well, Motswiri is the place to go. We have only positive things to share about the lodge and its staff. The food was outstanding, the room was spacious and more than just comfortable. You are there to go on safari, so that is the focus. Our... More 

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Putten, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 3 excellent days here. Location, staff, food, rooms, game drives were all very nice. Madikwe Game reserve is also a nice park. Two gamedrives each day with a very knowledgeable and entertaining guide. A waterhole in front of our room brought buffalo, elephant and Birds. Definitely a place to go back to!

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Gaborone, Botswana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Excellent stay - staff are so welcoming and accommodating. The accommodation itself is wonderful. The game drives were fantastic with some amazing sightings. We highly recommend Motswiri and will definately be returning.

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CPT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

If you are looking for a good option in Madikwe you can't go wrong with Motwsiri ... Great rooms, fantastic wildlife and staff happy to please ( Geraldine is one of the best lodge managers we've come across ... Nothing was too much trouble for her ! ) Coenie was a great ranger. Go - you won't be disappointed !

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Springs, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I really enjoyed staying over at Motswiri for one night. Lunch, supper and breakfast was absolutely awesome! And the fact that the staff was so friendly and welcoming at all times! They really went out of their way to make my first 5 star experience exceptional and I felt like a queen! I am really impressed with them and my... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

In our experience this was one of the most enjoyable safari lodge stays we have had. The lodge itself has fantastic ambience and charm and typical of what a smaller lodge should be. Most of all the staff every one of them warm, attentive very helpful and of course the food was outstanding with a personal touch. Great value for... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Our stay at Motswiri was an all-around five star safari experience in South Africa! From the moment we were greeted by Geraldine's big smile I knew we were going to have a stay! I've stayed in several Safari Lodges and I've never met a more kind, friendly, warm, and welcoming manger than Geraldine! She is there to accommodate to your... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Just returned after an amazing stay! From the service, to the food, to the game drives, nothing was too much trouble or too much effort... The team there went out of their way to make sure that you "wanted" for nothing!

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