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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at Chitwa we knew we were in a special place. The staff was incredibly welcoming and warm and the accommodations and food were truly first rate. Our first lodge we visited was awesome and I couldn't imagine our experience improving but Chitwa Chitwa truly blew us away. Chantel always made sure everything was right and...

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lancashire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has to be one of the best experiences of our lives. From the second we arrived it was just amazing. The welcome we received and the views, even though it was a dark miserable day, it did not matter. The rooms are incredible. The food amazing. The staff are fantastic. You are up at 4.45 every day to go...

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1Thank maxine c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful design and space abounds at this lovely lodge overlook a Dam and the resident hippos, you can sit and watch the wildlife for hours without going anywhere! The food was truly superb, worthy of any top restaurant in Cape Town.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our third safari. Chitwa Chitwa was magic Superb spacious bed room and bathroom. Only niggle the air con unit was not powerful enough and in the last 2 days the temperature rose to 45oC Pure luxury Wonderful setting and surroundings We saw numerous animals every day, thanks to the " African Eyes" of our Ranger Andreas. In fact,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

So first up, I am very late in writing this review but had to still do it, we stayed in August of 2015 (sorry for taking so long) We booked through Icon Expeditions (highly recommend them) and from the moment we hopped off our little plane, we were greated with huge smiles and made feel very welcome. This place is...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stayed at Chitwa Chitwa 2 nights during December. The lodge is one of the most beautiful lodges i have stayed at and stretches along a very large Hippo and Crocodile dam/lake. The units are all spread out along the dam and i believe most of the units have views of the water hole. The main lodge area has a...

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1Thank Sackst
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stayed over Christmas and had an amazing time; everything was perfect from the rooms, food, entertainment and the game drives. It was clear, whilst Chantel and Stefan run an efficient operation, it is done whilst maintaining an amazing team spirt with an attention to detail. It's hard to single out anyone but I have to mention Dinho and Tronic...

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

My family and i have just spent four days at Chitwa Chitwa Game Lodge during December 2016. I have nothing but praise for this place from the wonderful staff who went out of their way everyday to make this experience special for all of us. We had two people in our group who have quite difficult food requirements but it...

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Arusha, Tanzania
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was my first trip to Chitwa Chitwa and I can’t really work out how I feel about the property because it has a mixture of excellent and odd attributes. On arrival my very first impression of the establishment was that of a huge personal art gallery! There is very dramatic and bold art in every nook and cranny -...

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London
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This is heaven. We have stayed in 2 other luxury Safari Lodges but I think this is the best of all of them. It is a small family-run Lodge but nothing is small about the service or the Safaris. Everything here is magnificent. The staff and service is exemplary. You want for nothing and everything is done to the highest...

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  • Breakfast included
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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
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel Class:5 star — Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“The Charlsy Suite is fantastic for families, huge with an amazing deck overlooking the Dam”
 of 5 bubbles Shawfamily5, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a Lodge with a view of the lake .This Reserve is in a Malaria zone .”
 of 5 bubbles VENETIAN2015, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had three lodges and it would be hard to differentiate between them”
 of 5 bubbles 705alastairc, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Chaseley Suite was perfect for my husband and I and two daughters (22 and 19) because of the shared living area.”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great with there own plunge pools etc. We had room 1 which was great”
 of 5 bubbles GNLDTM, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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