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Shishangeni by BON Hotels

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Breakfast included
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Part of tour. Hotel is located about 2hours from airport via coach and hotel 4x4. Huts are spread throughout the complex with comfortable beds, outdoor showers and great- no television. Staff were always helpful to assist. Meals were hot and enjoyable, lunch and dinner were...More

Thank Peter17OZ
Response from GM S, General Manager at Shishangeni by BON HotelsResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Peter Many thanks for taking your time to rate your recent stay with us here at Shishangeni by Bon Hotels. We are pleased to learn that we could create superb memories during your recent stay with us and we will make sure to share...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a great experience, Kruger Park is wonderful and the hotel facilities makes the experience more enjoyable, the safari schedule is very appropriate to get the most of the park. I had another Safari in a private reserve and Kruger was a lot more diverse...More

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Response from GM S, General Manager at Shishangeni by BON HotelsResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Many thanks for taking the time to rate your recent stay with us. We are delighted that we could create great memories on your recent stay with us. Thank you once more for choosing Shashangeni by Bon Hotels and we look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 1 night at Camp Shawu and 2 nights at Shishangeni and had the most wonderful experience from start to finish. Being on a concession allowed our guides to take us to within meters of lions and cheetahs and head off road to see...More

Thank Joel W
Response from GM S, General Manager at Shishangeni by BON HotelsResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Many thanks for taking the time to rate your recent stay at Shishangeni by Bon Hotels. We are delighted that our team could create great memories for you and your family during your first visit to the Kruger National Park. We will...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

The sighting I had here were unbelievable - cheetah on a kill, seven male lions, lionesses and cubs, honey badgers and hyena on a carcass. Also do not expect to loose weight here, the food is wonderfully plenty!More

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Thank SenseAfrica
Response from GM S, General Manager at Shishangeni by BON HotelsResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Valued Guest Many thanks for taking your time to rate your recent stay at Shishangeni/Camp Shawu. We are delighted that we could create great memories for you during your recent stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon here at Shishangeni...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This is a private lodge within Kruger. It met all our needs. Our guide Kenneth was knowledgeable and made the experience all the better. Food was great and hospitality was on a completely different level. Everyone was super polite. We did have an issue with...More

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Response from GM S, General Manager at Shishangeni by BON HotelsResponded 11 August 2018

Dear valued Guest. Thank you for taking the to review your stay here at Shishangeni. We are delighted to hear that Shishangeni by Bon hotels could meet all your needs. We look forward to welcoming you back in the the near future Regards Siya and...More

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Shishangeni by BON Hotels is easily accessible by air or road and comprises three camps: Shishangeni Private Lodge, Camp Shonga and Camp Shawu, each adding a different experience. The emphasis of all three of our ...More camps is on nature without losing the luxury and superior service our guests are accustomed to. Experience magnificent sunsets, all manner of beast and prey at the watering hole, early morning or late afternoon game drives in search of the 'Big 5' with an expert guide, boma fires under an African sky, a pampering at the spa, a splash in the pool, sundowners in the bush and endless photo opportunities…. Dine on traditional cuisine at our restaurant or around a roaring boma fire under the stars of the African sky. Stop in the bush for a coffee break or sundowner drink for an unforgettable bush experience. Shishangeni is legendary when it comes to experiencing unforgettable African safaris that evoke mystery, wonder and above all else, adventure. Our camps offer big five gam Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
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Room & Suite (142)
Dining (29)
Pool & Beach (7)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Alison S
9 May 2017|
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Response from EtienneSO | Property representative |
Good Morning, Shishangeni is a luxury lodge inside the Kruger National Park, It has its own big restaurant that has a bar. The rate is fully inclusive of all meals , 2game drives per day , sundowner drinks and high tea. We... More
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Juliette D
10 May 2015|
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Response from EtienneSO | Property representative |
Hi Juliette, We advise you to hire a car from Nelspruit, it would be more convenient for you. Shishangeni Team
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"Rooms 7-10 are closest to the facility, room 20+ enjoy the stroll."
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"All have great views over the waterhole."
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"Room five at the end is farthest away"
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"Be aware that camp Shawu only has one game drive vehicle for 10 guests."
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