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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Average22%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    11 - 15 of 392 reviews

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    We spent two nights here and had two different rooms. We were unable to reserve the room with the best views when we booked, so we spent one night in Hut #2 and the next night in Hut #9. Both rooms were nearly identical, the...More

    1  Thank kindredspirits
    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    We stayed in the guest house for 2 nights, moved to another camp for 2 nights, and then back to this house for 2 more nights. The views were amazing! The house was great, had everything we needed. The baboons are a problem. We left...More

    1  Thank tanyacali04
    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    Olifants camp is a fantastic little gem. Overlooking the fabulous Olifants river and when elephant do cross it's the most magical experience. We stayed in room 109 you can lie in your bed with a very early morning coffee and rusk and watch the most...More

    Thank shushin
    Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

    Olifants Camp situated in the more northerly part of the park, is a great camp. Well run and clean it is sited on a river. Beautiful views can be enjoyed from many of the chalets and restaurant. There are good roads but n the area...More

    Thank Pat O
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    One of the nicest camps in the KNP. Fantastic views from the camp across the Olifants river. The call of the fish eagle always present and good photography is on call all the time. Did not use the restaurant but was obvious by the number...More

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    • USD 92 - USD 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Wayne C
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
    Best day trips available? Drive your own car throughout the park. There is a "sightings board" in the camp(s), which can somewhat give you an idea as to where to find animals but there is also a latest sightings app which... More
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    1 September 2016|
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    Response from Dock D | Reviewed this property |
    I booked my room in the Olifants starting from the official site of the Kruger Park. Try on sanparks
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    "The river view rooms are worth it."
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    "For a a party, the lodges on the escarpment are very good value with a view to die for. Some huts have..."
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    "Pay a bit more for the view, its well worth it"
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    "number 13 for the best view, also very private and easy walk to the shop/restaurant"
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