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Motswari Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in Motswari and it really was a holiday of a lifetime! All the staff are so attentive and went out their way to cater for my gluten intolerance. The game drives were incredible and we all learnt so much from...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Motswari Game reserve was recommended to us by our agent, Africa Travel Resource. Our lodge was as pictured above and it was lovely. The staff were all so friendly and helpful and the food was marvellous. The safari was an amazing experience and we saw...More

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Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you had such an incredible safari experience at Motswari. We thank you for recognising the individual skillsets of your guide and tracker and trust the Motswari memories will be some of your fondest. The...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

A perfect way to celebrate my 60th birthday. Thanks to all the staff at Geiger's camp for making our stay so comfortable and thanks to Angie and Brian for making the drives so fantastic. I guess the highlight was watching a pride of lions, with...More

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Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted that you had such a perfect stay and special birthday celebration at Geigers Camp on Motswari. We thank you for recognising the individual skillsets of your guide and tracker and trust the Motswari memories will...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Our family of four (two kids aged 15 and 12) have not long since returned from one of the most incredible trips of our lifetime. One of the absolute highlights was 5 nights spent at Motswari. From the minute we arrived, we felt a sense...More

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Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted that you had such an incredible safari experience as a family at Motswari. We thank you for recognising the individual skillsets of your guide and tracker and trust the Motswari memories will stay with you...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Hi everyone would highly recommend motswari and all the support team a visit. We have just returned from a fantastic 4 day 8 game drive visit and it is no surprise that they receive so many return visitors. Our driver Kevin and tracker Tiarnie were...More

Thank Adrian N
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted that you had such a memorable and relaxing safari experience at Motswari. We highly value your recommendation and we thank you for recognising the individual skillsets of your guide and tracker. The team is looking...More

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Breakfast included
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US$666 - US$1,341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$666 - US$1,341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Naomi M
18 January 2018|
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Response from Terps92 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the above answer. You do go off-road and off the beaten path which creates lots of bumps. Even the main paths have bumps. It is nothing that is to bad. There are also different levels of the jeep that you are in... More
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cjohnson22
6 January 2018|
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Response from Bernadette M | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not really advisable - we had a young elephant walk through camp one evening and pulled down a tree and rip up a water pipe. Safer to sit in the bar or restaurant area. However it's amazing and I had a great time... More
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Marsha A
30 September 2017|
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Response from Chad C |
Hi Marsha Children aged 11 and 12 are welcome at Motswari, but no children under 16 are permitted at Geiger's Camp. Regarding bush walks, the minimum age is 12 years old for those wanting to participate in... More
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"Beside the river bed"
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"As far as I could tell all lodges were great!"
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"As this camp only caters for around 30 guests all lodges are fine in terms of location and facilities"
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"Close to nature - have an outside shower!"
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