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Reviewed July 30, 2017

We had a marvelous Safari, due in large part to Raymond and the entire staff at Sanctuary Swala. Trying to single out one employee would be unfair to all the others who each did so much to make our visit so enjoyable. We were fortunate...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Our final stay after 9 days on Safari and Gorilla tracking (Uganda). The perfect way to end a trip. Devon and Terry, the managers, are warm and engaging with an unparalleled enthusiasm for what they do. The staff were gracious and sincere. When they heard...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed July 27, 2017

WOW! My husband and I booked a 3 week honeymoon in East Africa through Abercrombie and Kent. We stayed at multiple Sanctuary properties, as well as others, throughout the stay. Sanctuary Swala was hands down the highlight of our trip. We were pleasantly surprised with...More

2  Thank RochelleRochelle100
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I started our honeymoon safari with Sanctury Swala. Having visited other Sanctuary properties in South Africa, I am familiar with the Sanctuary standard and Swala did not disappoint. Facilities were superb and staff service was awesome. Tents were amazing with porches that...More

Thank Maya C
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Swala was our families' first experience of an African safari camp. Don't get me wrong, we are not novices to camping, but our experience at Swala was beyond our best expectations. The two and half hour drive into the camp from the main gate gave...More

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Sorry for the belated reply. Didn't check in a while. When we were in Tarangire NP end of December they were a little annoying, but not too bad, I found. Since it can take a while before the first symptoms of sleeping... More
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When we there in October 2017 it was pretty good, i used it for receiving mails, Whats App and internet browsing.
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"Very comfortable and great view each tent was very private, loved wake up call with hot chocolate"
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"Keep an eye out for lizards and such and make sure you shut your door properly. You are in the middle of..."
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"Some rooms can be quite far out, so be sure and for a close room if you have mobility problems. Nice to have..."
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"All tents have great view"
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