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Reviewed 1 week ago

The accommodation (family cottage) is small but adequate. The amazing thing is that the forest is so thick that you cannot see neighbours. There is no cell phone service and no camp restaurant but the supermarket and good restaurant is 6km away outside the park...More

Thank Avdwesthuizen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This camp is well situated at the south of the park. We chose to stay here as we had a flight from port Elizabeth airport this next day. There is a bbq and basic kitchen facilities. You can go in and out of the parks...More

1  Thank T10Tom
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I booked a 2 people cottage, and after staying at many San Parks camps in Kruger I was not expecting much, but I was pleasantly surprised as this was far better. The room was large, clean and the bedding and towels relatively new. The shower...More

Thank JohnP72
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We stayed a night at the Matyholweni Rest Camp. It is an ideal place to stay if you want more time to explore the park. We love the clean and spacious room. I would recommend to be aware of the monkeys, that actually are kind...More

1  Thank MSB28AUUSA
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Has the feel of a luxury cottage except you are self-catering. Great service from the gate entrance to the daily cleaning service(even the charcoal is cleaned from the grill each day)! You cannot see another cottage from your terrace, just hear them if they are...More

1  Thank evanc117
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"Book early due to limited availability (15 cottages only)"
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"You don't even know you have neighbours in the neighbouring cottages. This spesific nr 2 is wheelchair..."
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"1 night stay is sufficient."
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"This review is not a hotel but self catering cottages."
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