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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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    Reviewed 20 May 2016

    We thoroughly enjoyed this place and nearby surrounds. Well run private game reserve, personal touch to everything. We bought the groupon special and was well worth it. All meals had a personal touch, in house chef mum and daughter always cater for your dietary needs...More

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    Response from Shikwari, Owner at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 29 May 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 18 April 2016

    A nice peaceful spot with comfortable rooms, fun outdoor shower, great food. A pity about the shebeen music and traffic noise on the one night. Great to have real ground coffee in the room. We enjoyed the personal touch when each table was layed for...More

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    Response from magnola, General Manager at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 7 May 2016

    Dear Mr & Mrs Vikash & Hasheena Parsotam, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so happy you had a great time at Shikwari. We have sent many complaint out to police about the shebeen music, this happens once at...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    The overall lodge is very good , very good value for money , i like staying there , good surroundings .The staff is friendly , the food is excellent . The venue is situated below the escarpment , very beautiful view of the mountainsMore

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    Response from magnola, Manager at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 11 April 2016

    Dear Braam, Thank You for Your Patronage! Dear Ms. Morrison: I just wanted you to know that we truly enjoy you staying at Shikwari with us and we feel honored to be your chosen place to stay for your business trips. Your business is much...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    The lodge has a fantastic aura and very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Great place to stay whether you are looking to get some much needed relaxation or to get savour the surrounding areas where there is no lack of activities one can partake in! Thank...More

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    Response from magnola, General Manager at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 11 April 2016

    Dear Mr Mgcini Gumbo Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The importance to use your scene of sight, hearing, smell, taste and touch which brings an aura and relaxing feeling to our lodge, it was a pleasure to spoil you and...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    We had a wonderful stay. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There was a lot of attention to detail, we were really spoilt. The food was great and when we got back to our room in the evening we had a candle lite bath...More

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    Response from magnola, General Manager at Shikwari Game ReserveResponded 11 April 2016

    Dear Ms Chantelle & Trevor Omerod Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy to hear you had a wonderful stay. I am glad to know our staff were very friendly and helpful. We love attention to detail and we love to...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$89 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • 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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