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    Monwana Game Lodge

    Guernsey Road | Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    11 - 15 of 221 reviews

    Reviewed 3 September 2017

    Everything about our stay at Monwana was fantastic. By the end of our 2N/3D stay, the staff felt more like family! Everyone was extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms are luxurious and the food is amazing. Tammyn was graceful enough to accommodate our food preferences...More

    Thank Arjun G
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 8 September 2017

    Hi there Arjun G, thanks so much for leaving this review. How wonderful that you got to see the Big 5 more than once AND wild dog - such a treat! Glad you are able to tick one more thing off your bucket list :)...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at Monwana for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon trip. These few days were the highlight of all the holiday, it was the best experience ever. Ruan, Shally and all the team are very friendly and welcoming, also Ruan...More

    Thank Cedric A
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 25 August 2017

    Hi there Cedric A, thanks so much for leaving this review for Monwana Lodge. It is always so wonderful to hear of people choosing a safari for their honeymoon, it really is such a unique, bonding experience. Take care!

    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    Monwana game lodge in Thornybush reserve was our second stop on our three-week South African vacation/road trip, and it definitely set a high bar. From the incredibly friendly and helpful staff (Ruan, Shelly, Renniko, Valentin) to the amazingly luxurious lodgings, through the utterly indescribable experience...More

    Thank Benjamin E
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 2 August 2017

    Hello Benjamin E, thanks so much for leaving this lovely review :) We're so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, AND that you got to see all the Big 5!! Looking forward to having you back again some time soon.

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    The trip to South Africa was meant to be a once in a life time but our visit to Monwana Lodge has made us feel that no other holiday will ever live up to this experience and we will only holiday here from now on....More

    1  Thank sharonkaypeck
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi there Sharonkaypeck, thanks so much for leaving this lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and you're most welcome to come again :)

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    A small but very cozy and efficiently run property, that makes their guests feel like a princess. From the warm welcome after each game drive, to the meals which are always painstakingly prepared to the hot water bottles placed inside my blanket on game drives....More

    Thank Zenaida N
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi there Zenaida N, how delighted we are that you had a wonderful time here with us! And of course you're welcome to stay longer next time :)

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    • US$695 - US$889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    • Monwana Game Lodge South Africa/Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    michellemilash
    18 September 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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    8 September 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
    29 July 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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    "The suite overlooks the watering hole and provides for an excellent view"
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