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Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I along with three couples spent 4 incredible nights at Chitwa Chitwa. Stefan and Chantel manage the facility and simply couldn't be more friendly, welcoming, or accommodating. The staff we worked with were the best. Specifically we dealt with July, Tronic, Busi, and Ransom our tracker. Stefan stepped in as our driver/ teacher and was great! We... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear ChrisJeanne Thank you for the wonderful review and kind recognition. It truly warms our hearts to know that you had such a great time with us. We hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again at Chitwa Chitwa Kind regards Stefan,Chantel and The Chitwa Team More 

Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had gone with 3 other couples and we all had a wonderful time there. From Stefan and his wife Chantel (the couple that run the place) to the guys that drove us to the airport, and everyone in between, I have nothing to say except that they were all friendly, caring people. They all knew and liked what they... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear garygL9564SW Thank you for the great review. It was such a pleasure having you here. We hope to see you again at Chitwa for some more Chitwa magic. Kind regards Stefan,Chantel and the Chitwa Team More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The measure of any holiday for me, is whether I would return. I would return to Chitwa in a heartbeat. My wife & I stayed from 29th Aug to 2nd Sept. We were looked after exceptionally well from the moment we arrived to the moment we left. Both management and staff ensured that my wife's disability did not detract from... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Alan-and_Liz_Yorks Thank you for your wonderful, first class review. Every detail highlighted brings joy to our hearts. We look forward to your return, perhaps in the near future for a birthday celebration. Hopefully by then we will have the Yorkshire dictionary under the belt. We wish you both all the best Chantel and the Chitwa Team More 

London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Chitwa Chitwa house in the grounds of the Chitwa Chitwa hotel in Sabi Sands with 2 friends for 3 nights The house was luxurious, comfortable and clean and we were happy with the facilities The food and service were excellent and the chef Lucas and housekeeper Leah were kind and attentive as were all the staff The... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear GHCM25 Thank you for the kind words and special, individual recognition of the team. It really warms our hearts to know that you had a great experience. Hope to have you back at Chitwa for some more gin and tonic sundowners. Kind regards Stefan and the Chitwa Team More 

Vancouver, Canada
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183 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chitwa has a house with 2 master suites, and a serving kitchen that is private to the house. Two couples, we took the house and the service was attentive and the level of quality we expected. This would be great for a family. (The decor is a bit too European cluttered. SA has wonderful designers that can theme the decor... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear REO-LTL Thank you for the wonderful review. We are truly happy to know that you had such an exceptional experience with us and look forward to hosting you again here at Chitwa Chitwa. Kind regards Stefan and the Chitwa Team More 

Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and myself stayed at Chitwa Chitwa from 2 June to 5 June 2016. The resident manager Stefan and his wife Chantal were not in residence during our stay. The lodge was managed by a relief manageress who worked part time, and the resident assistant manager Busi Chiloane. ACCOMMODATION: - We had a luxury suite which faced the man-made... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I called Chitwa Chitwa Lodge to book two suites for three nights and was advised over the phone that they could not proceed with my booking because I had emailed "Sabi Sands" - Chitwa Chitwa lodge is however under the Sabi Sands website. When I explained that it was Chitwa Chitwa Lodge that I was trying to book the girl... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, Director of Sales at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Gordon A We are so disappointed in learning of this lack of service you experienced. It seems you have accessed the Sabi Sands website: http wwwDOTsabi sandsDOTcom This is a generic informative site, a platform to introduce the various lodges in the Sabi Sands and it is not serviced or managed by the Chitwa team in anyway. We will... More 

Houston, Texas
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133 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is little more one can say to add to the numerous excellent reviews of Chitwa Chitwa. From the moment you arrive until the time you leave your are treated as a valued and important guest. I do not believe that there is anything that you could ask for that the hosts would not deliver (of course remembering that you... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear 688DavidR688 Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to post such kind words. Hali and Moses appreciates the special mention. Please don't be a stranger, looking forward to your return visit to Chitwa Chitwa ! Kind regards Chantel and the Chitwa Team More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most amazing place we have ever been to, and we bring away memories and a truly unforgettable experience. The lodge is very exclusive, with every need catered for. We were looked after like kings. Somehow the luxury was combined with wonderful friendliness with Stefan and Chantelle mingling and chatting with the guests. The game drives were exceptional. Andres and... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Jessie238 Thank you for the amazing review. All the staff truly appreciates the special mentioning. We are so happy to know that you had such a great time here with us. Kind regards Stefan and The Chitwa Team More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just been looking at returning I always check air fares from New Zealand looking for deals, it is a place one will never forget. The security is 100% which is very important. You can miss going on outings to allow a sleep in, the units are very nice, food is really top class, on the outings we found the evening... More 

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ChitwaChitwa, General Manager at Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Will M Thank you for the great review. We are looking forward to your return for some more Chitwa Chitwa magic. Kind regards Chantel and The Chitwa team More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Originally a private retreat of the Brink family, Chitwa Chitwa was transformed by Charl into an oasis of conservation and harmony. His dedicated holistic approach and wise land management are aimed at the handing of an uncontaminated African paradise to the future generations. In 1991 Charl and Maria Brink created Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge, today a jewel of South African hospitality and an emblem of the savannas most authentic and refined luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve

Address: P O Box 781854 | Steiltes, Kruger National Park 1213, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel Class:5 star — Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve 5*
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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