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Schotia Tooth and Claw Safari

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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
+27 42 235 1436
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Time after time! The best Game Viewing Experience!

Thanks to the Bean family for their exquisite service and friendliness. Game Drives are brilliant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Superb afternoon and evening game drive. Excellent viewing of animals including very close view of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Schotia offers one of the best chances to see lions in the wild. This private malaria free reserve close to the Addo Elephant National Park is probably the most densely stocked reserve in Africa, and with over 40 mammal species and approximately 2000 animals, can offer consistently good game viewing throughout the year.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
+27 42 235 1436

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to the Bean family for their exquisite service and friendliness. Game Drives are brilliant, good animal sightings and best of all is the Lions and Rhino's!

Thank Boratdude
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb afternoon and evening game drive. Excellent viewing of animals including very close view of lions confronting buffalo. Our driver, Zane, was absolutely brilliant in every way. Great communal meal around the fire. Wear warm clothes!

Thank chilvs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had limited time in the Addo area, so we booked an Addo/Schotia tour with Schotia Safari, and had a superb full day touring both parks. Our guide, Zane, took every opportunity to give us lots of information about the animals we were seeing, and...More

Thank CleoV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a month's adventure in Africa. Our first ever safari experience was at Schotia, which was recommended by our bed and breakfast host in Wilderness. Let me say that overall, it's entertaining and a rather fun experience seeing all...More

Thank browneyedbarbara
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great afternoon and evening game drive. Saw loads of animals up close and personal. Guides are very knowledgeable. Had a great evening meal under the stars. Great fun for everyone. Would highly recommend this to anyone in that area

Thank jcalebmc
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We opted for the combined day tour - Addo Elephant reserve in the morning the Schotia in the afternoon. We were collected from our lodge and introduced to the others on our tour ( a lovely family of 5 from Denmark) by our guide Scott....More

Thank helenwright36
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We have several friends who toured the adjacent Addo park without seeing many elephants and no lions, so we opted to pay for one night at a nearby private reserve and were very happy with our experience. When I called, the receptionist offered me their...More

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to be escorted by Zane who is very knowledgable about the animals in the reserve and had many fascinating facts and anecdotes to share. The 'half time' coffee is a welcome stop to warm up and the meal served towards the end...More

Thank Basemess
Reviewed 1 July 2017

As a Manageress of Sundune Guest House and Addo River-View Lodge, I went to explore the Game Drive, so that I know what my guests experiences. Well, this is def not just a Game Drive. Edward the Ranger is not just knowledgeable, but fun and...More

Thank doubletroubledare04
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A few hours in the beautiful Addo bush at Schotia in the company of an extremely knowledgeable host in Justin a couple of weeks ago has confirmed my considerable respect for the people who dedicate themselves to the conservation and management of wildlife in South...More

Thank LizandMak
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Nate C
27 September 2017|
Response from Anne B | Reviewed this property |
It is a nature reserve so there are parts that are more bumpy but not really jolting. But the drivers are very helpful and you can certainly ask them to take this into consideration.
9 January 2017|
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Response from Napanangka | Reviewed this property |
This is to young for a safari but write directly to Ella at Schotia. She will explain everything to you.
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