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Monwana Game Lodge

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic three days spent here! Every attention to detail made by the staff at all times. Game drives were amazing with some unbelievable experiences had; three separate sightings of leopard, lion with cubs at a kill, (not for the feint hearted!), elephants playing...More

Thank stumpykv
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi stumpykv, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave a review of your stay at Monwana Lodge. I'm so glad you had a wonderful time! Hope to see you back again at some point in the future. Take care

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Monwana for 4 nights. The room was nice, and the service and food made the stay even better. We stayed in the honeymoon suite with a perfect view of the watering hole. The suite was spacious and comfortable with...More

1  Thank Tarheelinasia
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Tarheelinasia, thanks so much for leaving this review! I'm thrilled that you had such a wonderful time at Mondwana. Hope to see you back again some day. Take care.

Reviewed December 1, 2017

Spent an amazing 3 nights at monwana game lodge. We were looked after brilliantly by Shelly and her team. The suite was lovely, could see the watering hole from our window and the animals that came to drink, all the food prepared was delicious and...More

1  Thank James C
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded December 6, 2017

Hi there James C, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review! I'm so happy that you had such a wonderful time here with us, and that you got to see so much. Looking forward to having you back again at some...More

Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Monwana just under two weeks ago. It was excellent in all the important ways: quality of game drives - and game walk, recommended - accommodation, food and atmosphere. Our guide - Ruan - and tracker ( I’m sorry but I have stupidly...More

Thank stoatUk
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded November 24, 2017

Hi there stoatUK, thank-you so much for leaving this review of your stay at Monwana Game Lodge. Such great news that you enjoyed your time with us, hopefully we'll see you back again in the near future. Take care.

Reviewed November 16, 2017

We spent three wonderful nights at Monwana Lodge. The accommodations were luxurious. The food was local, skillfully prepared, plentiful and delicious. Our hostess, Tammyn, was sweet, knowledgeable and very professional. She greeted us back from safari drives with cool cloths and a refreshing drink, answered...More

Thank gpwhitejr
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded November 16, 2017

Hi there gpwhitejr, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review for Monwana Lodge. I'm thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful time with us and that the passion of your guide and tracker shone through. Looking forward to having...More

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$881 - $983 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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michellemilash
September 18, 2017|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
You can email them through the Thornybush Collection Fan page on Facebook @ThornybushGameLodge.Official
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michellemilash
September 8, 2017|
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Response from PaulPauwen | Reviewed this property |
The jeep can take up to 9 pax. We were only 4 on our trip
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John W
July 29, 2016|
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Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative |
Hi John, Monwana Game Lodge is in a private reserve and no drives are permitted unless you're staying at one of the Thornybush lodges i.e we do not allow day visitors... We are considered to be in a malaria low risk region..
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"Perfect if looking for an intimate personal lodge."
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"small informal lodge with lovely team"
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"Rooms that view the watering hole"
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"The suite overlooks the watering hole and provides for an excellent view"
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