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    Shikwari Game Reserve

    R36 J.G. Strydom Tunnel Road, | Valley of Olifants, Mopani District,, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent47%
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    • Poor9%
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    “game reserve” (3 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 57 reviews

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    i booked at shikwari lodge because of its location,beautiful view of blydepoort canyon,did not expect the excellent food and treatment from host and staff, we were absaloutely spoilt and trated like a king and queen it was an awesome experience and a wonderful stay,activities were...More

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    Response from Shikwari, Owner at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 31 October 2017

    Hi to you both We are so happy that you enjoyed you 5 night Honeymoon special with activities at our Shikwari Suites camp. Perhaps we will see you for your 1st Anniversary with a special dinner and the same suite? Thank you for the glowing...More

    Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

    I wish I had checked other reviews before booking this horrendous place. Before booking, Sue sent me a list of activities with prices. The list expressly mentioned that prices are valid until 2018, unfortunately, when my friend and I got there, we were met by...More

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    Response from Shikwari, Owner at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 29 August 2017

    Hi, Although we do try to keep the rates for Activities down we are beholden to suppliers, food costs, petrol and staff costs. So although we may say that rates are until a certain date it also says that rates may change without notice. I...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    Warm and excellent reception at arrival, great food, humble and understanding staff, wonderful game drive with both Noel(at the farm) and Ann at Kruger National Park. Relaxing and soothing rooms to retire to.

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    Response from Shikwari, Owner at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 10 May 2017

    Dear mosidid, So glad to hear our staff met with your approval. They do try hard to make everyone's stay memorable. We hope to welcome you again in the near future. Regards Sue.

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    The place was great, the food was amazing and the service even better. Every detail was well thought out and made the trip extra special. It was great to see animals on the property but when you are in your room, it feels like there...More

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    Response from Shikwari, Owner at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 9 May 2017

    Dear 262bianca, Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you soon in the near future.

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    Superb location and rooms let down by obvious poorly advised attempts to save money and extract the same. Repeatedly serving fruits and meats not consumed at previous meals, knowingly serving soured milk to kids, and billing for small but annoying sundries. Towels not changed and...More

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    Response from Shikwari, Manager at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 30 April 2017

    Dear Craig, On arrival you brought food with you, we had the perception that you would have preferred our self-catering Pangolin Rondavels especially as you have 2 children under the age of 10 years and where you could braai as you mentioned to us and...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • US$84 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
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    "Comfortable clean beds and towels. We think the room had not been used for a while and therefore was dusty..."
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    "All the rooms(chalets) is far apart. You don't see or hear your neighbours, only during meals"
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