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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom and I stayed here with a small tour group (6 of us, plus our guide) in June of 2018. What a treat it was for us to stay at Motswari! From the game drives to the sundowners to the pool to the meals...More

Thank Amyphilof
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. I will make sure I pass it on to the members of our team. I sincerely hope that we get to host you again and get to replay the magic of Motswari.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The game drives were all incredible. They supplied us with cozy blankets and water, as well as a stop for coffee in the beautiful landscape. Our guide and tracker (Andres and Difference) were very experienced and always made great effort to find the animals we...More

2  Thank Gibamera
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope you get to visit us again in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The animals we saw were stunning, but the friendliness and knowledge of the staff was off the charts. Over the course of four nights we saw several of all of the big five (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, rhino) plus baby lions, a lioness stalking impala,...More

1  Thank mattmichelotti
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the fabulous review. It was an exceptional pleasure to have you visit us. We eagerly look forward to your return one day.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to spend four nights at motswari. We had a great Safari experience. Or guide Ricard, and tracker Jacky were both excellent at their jobs, and our two game drives a day were exciting, interesting and generally great. The food at the lodge...More

Thank Chris H
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. And very important information to assist future travellers to the lodge. We hopefully will have you visit us again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Motswari which is part of the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve in July 2018. It was a last minute decision for us to visit Kruger. So We booked this lodge hastily within a week before the visit and mistakenly thought it was inside...More

1  Thank nianchen99
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm really sorry to hear that your safari was less than you expected. The Kruger National Park is certainly an icon for South Africa. We are very proud to be one of the closest commercial lodges to the Park. So we have all the same...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
US$633 - US$986 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Quaint Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#6 Romantic Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#7 Luxury Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#8 Great View Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#10 Charming Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$633 - US$986 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Quaint Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#6 Romantic Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#7 Luxury Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#8 Great View Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
#10 Charming Hotel in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Julie0593
1 May 2018|
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Response from Newmark_Manager | Property representative |
Hi Julie Thanks for getting in touch. Most guests opt to fly in to Hoedspruit airport from Johannesburg and then take a 90 minutes transfer to the lodge. Regards Neil
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Julie0593
30 April 2018|
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elephant, roan of giraffe. you are going to love it!!!
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Jill C
13 April 2018|
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Response from Newmark_Manager | Property representative |
Good day Jill Thank you for getting in touch. Our rates are inclusive of game drives, meals, soft drinks, water and select alcoholic beverages. Regards Neil
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"Giraffe and Roan"
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"Try for a room with a view of the river bed and the water hole across the way."
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"Make sure your guide understands your interests and what you wish to see"
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"Probably better in summer"
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