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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve - Tilney Manor, Dwyka Tented Lodge, Gondwana Lodge

5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   R62 between Montagu & Barrydale | Die Vlakte, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We drove from Capetown (3-4 hours depending how long you stop in wine country on the way!) with friends for a special birthday experience and stayed three nights at Tilney Manor. Everything about this safari trip exceeded our expectations. The beautifully appointed rooms, the welcoming staff, the animal encounters, the safari drivers, the food. In three nights we managed six... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our third visit to Sanbona - it is now an annual trip for us, and it felt like coming home. We stayed at Tilney Lodge and loved every minute of our experience. The staff and service are impeccable. The meals are well prepared and very generous. We were so lucky with our game viewing, and a massive thanks... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled to Capetown SA Dec 26 –Jan 6. My husband could not stay for the safari part of our trip, so I was with my family and friends. We are all adults, but I will say that the grounds are kid friendly. A group of 16 of us stayed at the reserve for three days and we enjoyed every... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a first-time visitor on a business trip to Capetown and only a few extra days to add on, we decided on a stay at Sanbona. It turned out to be a great choice. The lodge was very well kept and exclusive, the staff was very attentive and the views were beautiful. We visited in the middle of the winter,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We just returned from a trip to South Africa and visited the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve (Gondwana Lodge) while there for 2 nights. It was the highlight of the 10 days in the Cape Town area. It is located about 3 hours from Cape Town but well worth the drive! On the afternoon of the first day, we walked into the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Wow! My husband and I spent 4 days of our honeymoon at Sanbona in Tilney Manor. We had an absolutely amazing time and cannot speak highly enough of the time that we spent there. Alvin, our ranger was informative, funny and accomodating. Thanks to Alvin we saw all of the animals. The food was delicious and the service impeccable. Dave... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We went to Sanbona for two amazing nights in July 2014 and cannot stop talking about it. We will be recommending this place to anyone that will listen. From the moment we arrived we were greeted like Family and sat down to a wonderful lunch and then went out for our first game drive and were pleasantly surprised as we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Four of us were originally booked into the Dwyka Tented Lodge for 3 nights to celebrate our friend's 50th birthday, but after severe flooding in the area, we were transferred to Tilney Manor. In no way did we feel we had settled for second best but had been very lucky. They accommodated us (two couples) next to each other in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We all enjoyed our two night visit to Sanbona, the rooms are very nice, especially the top floors which have excellent views to the lake. The food was very nice , with a good choice for all meals. The game drives are the reason you come here and our guide was very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna, the little... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Our stay: we stayed for 2 nights in the Manor in March. Overview: recommended. This is a very well run, beautiful and well maintained hotel, set in a rugged, atmospheric location. It has game viewing but a bit limited if you are used to, say, Kruger. Our room: the room was lovely, huge and well appointed, with a large private... More

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Address: R62 between Montagu & Barrydale | Die Vlakte, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Montagu
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