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    Sanbona Game Reserve - Gondwana Lodge

    P.O.Box 149 | Die Vlakte, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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    “game reserve” (13 reviews)
    “gondwana lodge” (17 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The Gondwana lodge at Sanbona is amazing in every respect. The staff, the setting, the food and actually everything. From the second we arrived we realised we were in great hands, having travelled the 4 hours from Cape Town. We settled for a few mins,...More

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    Reviewed October 24, 2017

    My wife and I accompanied by children 11 and 8 years had an awesome experience! Incredible closeup encounters with game thanks to our ranger Anthea, while Gondwana Lodge managers Marthsu and Johan exceeded our expectations in all departments back at the lodge, and food was...More

    Thank paulpg284
    Reviewed October 1, 2017

    From our arrival at the welcome center to our departure everyone and everything at Dwyka Tented Camp in Sanbona was perfect. Accommodations were luxurious and extremely comfortable. All the staff go above and beyond and no detail is missed. An extra special thank you to...More

    Thank celtictravel
    Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

    Sanbona is an absolutely incredible national park, where we had an amazing time seeing elephants, zebra, lions, rhinos, antelope and baboons. We were blown away by how close the animals were to our jeep and were lucky enough to step outside to see a cheetah....More

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    Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

    We arrived at the lodge on Tuesday afternoon. We were shown around and shown to a table for dinner. After we went to our room that over looked the dam and was beautifully presented. As a honeymoon couple they had arranged towels in a swan...More

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    November 7, 2015|
    Response from Welsh11 | Reviewed this property |
    We've just returned from the lodge. You are going to have a fab time! We stayed for two nights we didn't drink a lot but the drinks are so reasonably priced which was a very pleasant surprise. We had wine for dinner times... More
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    "If travelling with kids - Gondwana lodge has a kids club."
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    "First floor had good views of a watering hole for good views of the animals"
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    "They are all good"
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    "Ask for an upper floor room for the view"
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