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    Tswalu Kalahari Reserve

    Southern Kalahari | Kuruman, Tswalu Kalahari Game Reserve 8460, South Africa
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    • Excellent96%
    • Very good3%
    • Average1%
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    “the reserve” (48 reviews)
    “game drives” (45 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    From the moment you get off the plane you realize that Tswalu is a very special place. The lodge is 5 star comfort and the drives are filled with game not seem in other reserves. The whole idea of arranging drives around what you want...More

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    Response from Courtney-Tswalu, Sales & Marketing at Tswalu Kalahari ReserveResponded 18 October 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with at Tswalu. We are delighted to read that your stay was perfect from start to finish. Tswalu is a very special place on this planet, and a wilderness that still needs much exploring....More

    Reviewed 13 October 2015

    Couldn't have been happier with our Game Drives, Lodge and Staff of Tswalu. Very attentive and helpful - felt like we were the only guests there. Great to sit by the pool in the afternoon, eat lunch and watch the animals lounge about the watering...More

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    Response from Courtney-Tswalu, Sales & Marketing at Tswalu Kalahari ReserveResponded 18 October 2015

    We are ecstatic that your time with us at Tswalu was such a special one. We always strive to make our guests feel like they are at their "home away from home". The Southern Kalahari awaits your next visit - until then! Regards, Courtney

    Reviewed 12 October 2015

    I have visited many safari lodges in Africa and Tswalu rates highly with the best I have ever experienced. It is a semi-desert experience, visitors should know what to expect in terms of game viewing. We were hugely satisfied and have never seen so many...More

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    Response from Courtney-Tswalu, Sales & Marketing at Tswalu Kalahari ReserveResponded 18 October 2015

    Thank you for explaining all that Tswalu is in just a few sentences! We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back home soon. We will definitely send your regards to the meerkats and...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2015

    A fantastic place, a fantastic team, a fantastic mission. The recovery of this part of the Kalahari is testament to what all of the above together can achieve from the owners to the general staff. If you can - go there. Good viewing, stunning scenery...More

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    Response from Courtney-Tswalu, Sales & Marketing at Tswalu Kalahari ReserveResponded 11 October 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to write such beautiful words about Tswalu and all of its staff! We are delighted to hear that you had such a magnificent time with us, and we look forward to welcoming you home again soon. I will be...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2015

    Everything was beyond our expectations, including a violent desert thunderstorm on our last day. The beauty of the land, the unusual wildlife and plants, the extraordinary skills of our guide and tracker all made this the best of our five safaris in southern Africa.More

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    Response from Courtney-Tswalu, Sales & Marketing at Tswalu Kalahari ReserveResponded 8 October 2015

    We are so glad that you were blessed with one of the Kalahari storms - they truly are one of the most magnificent things to witness here! I will be sure to pass on your kind words to all who were involved in making your...More

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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
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    • US$2,216 - US$3,549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    africanman_840
    7 August 2016|
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    Response from AlwaysSafari | Reviewed this property |
    Also happy to answer - probably on here or mail. Its a fantastic place
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    Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
    You will be heading into seriously hot weather as you go towards the end of the year.. September would be my choice. By Novenber we have experienced savage desert storms. On our very first visit I enquired whether it would... More
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    Response from russel_binks | Property representative |
    Good evening. The rooms do not have log fires - only air-conditioning and heating. The main lounge has a large fireplace, and the there is a fire-pit on the terrace. Regards Russel
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    "all the rooms are on the ground floor with lovely bush views and very quiet."
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    "Cabins 6 and 7 have best waterhole view. Cabin 5 is close to dining area and lodge."
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    "Our room enjoyed a view of the watering hole. Wildlife sightings were constant."
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    "We were in room 8 which was a family suite and huge. I can't imagine any of the rooms not being great."
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