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Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park

4 stars
Timbavati Nature ReserveKruger National ParkMpumalanga1380South Africa
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Outstanding4.8 / 5
  • Amazing private reserve for safari in Kruger National Park! Welcoming, warm, knowledgable…Dec 10, 2016
  • The safari drives are the reason to choose Motswari. We saw Amazon. Animal interactions…Oct 8, 2016
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Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park

from $475
  • Standard Room
  • Luxury Bungalow (Geiger's Camp)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 15 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Guests arriving after set lunch, afternoon game drive and dinner times may possibly not be accommodated for these activities/meals. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Guests with dietary restrictions or food allergies should contact this hotel in advance. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children (5 years old and younger) not allowed

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available on request) *

Parking

  • Free self parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

Also known as

  • Motswari
  • Motswari Game
  • Motswari Game Reserve
  • Motswari Private Game
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve House Kruger National Park
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve Kruger National Park
  • Motswari Reserve
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve House

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Destination fee: ZAR 120 per accommodation, per stay
  • Tourism fee: ZAR 170 per person, per stay

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside bar
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Ecotours on site
  • Golfing nearby
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Desk
Food and drink
  • Kitchenette
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Heritage, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park’s small print

Also known as

  • Motswari
  • Motswari Game
  • Motswari Game Reserve
  • Motswari Private Game
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve House Kruger National Park
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve Kruger National Park
  • Motswari Reserve
  • Motswari Private Game Reserve House

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Destination fee: ZAR 120 per accommodation, per stay
  • Tourism fee: ZAR 170 per person, per stay

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Recent reviews

Outstanding 4.8 /5 from 53 reviews

Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park
Outstanding5.0 / 5
WOW!
What an amazing experience! The staff is so welcoming and accommodating and work hard to create an environment of eco-friendly fun. I appreciate how much they were willing to teach us about the game reserve and wildlife and the history of Kruger National Park in relation to the Motswari. Fantastic safari tour, best safari vehicles I've ever seen!
1 night trip with friends
Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Great time on safari
We really enjoyed our stay at the Motswari Lodge. Located one and a half hours from the East Gate Airport. The private reserve allows you to go off road to discover or follow animals. The remote location adjoining Kruger National Park is ideal for viewing animals. The staff and the meals at the resort were terrific. We would return to this lodge.
2 night trip
Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Excellent Lodge
Very nice, relaxing stay at Motswari. Everything about this lodge is top notch. Highly recommend.
5 night romance trip
Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Best getaway I have ever had!
absolutely amazing! everything, staff, room, game drives, food, management, grounds. I would give more than 5 stars if I could
3 night romance trip
Motswari Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Motswari is a home run
the hotel is located in Timbavarti Game Reserve which is adjacent to Kruger National Park. There are no fences between the reserve and the park and there are no fences at the hotel. Animals roam free and they also enter the grounds of the hotel which was fantastic. The hotel staff is superb and so was the food. Our driver and guide were friendly and professional. We saw the big five plus dozens more. We had a great experience.
3 night romance trip

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