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SANBONA WILDLIFE RESERVE EARNS 2016 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE SANBONA WILDLIFE RESERVE EARNS 2016 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

The three lodges at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, Tilney Manor, Gondwana Family Lodge and Dwyka Tented Camp have yet again received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence.

Travelling with Children to or from South Africa? Travelling with Children to or from South Africa?

Find out which documents you'll need when travelling in or out of South Africa with your children.

The African Monarch Butterfly The African Monarch Butterfly

Our summer months here at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve in the beautiful Karoo, are filled with the slow flight of the African Monarch butterfly.

New Reservation Contact Details for Sanbona Wildlife Reserve. New Reservation Contact Details for Sanbona Wildlife Reserve.

Guests and the travel industry are now able to make direct reservations and enquiries for Sanbona Wildlife Reserve through the game reserve instead of going through the central reservations department as before

Sanbona lodges achieve Green Leaf certification Sanbona lodges achieve Green Leaf certification

Three Lodges at the beautiful Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, which is part of the Shamwari Group, have achieved the Green Leaf™ Eco Standard.

R.I.P Madolo.  Dr Ian Player. R.I.P Madolo. Dr Ian Player.

Shamwari Group mourns the passing of Dr Ian Player, our Conservation Mentor for many years.