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    Umkumbe Safari Lodge

    Luilekker Farm | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good20%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    “the river” (38 reviews)
    “sabi sands” (31 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 201 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The infrastructure is impecable. The hotel is very well rustic style decorated, charming and gives you the local African feeling. The hotel faces the Sabi River and has an astonishing view to it and the savanna as well. The rooms are very comfortable and large,...More

    1  Thank nelsonnovaes
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Umkumbe is not a 5 star luxury lodge, but it is very comfortable and more than met my needs. We were a group of 14. This is my experience: The lodging has a lovely deck overlooking a riverbed (winter season) which had some busy days...More

    Thank V R
    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    First, the room. Huge bedroom, no decoration. No place for the suitcases and clothes. The bathroom was completely flooded one night after a thunderstorm and no electricity, no generator The worst is the privacy. You can t lock your room. The sliding doors can t...More

    Thank JulesZ
    Response from 674brettt, Marketing at Umkumbe Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi There Thank you for your feedback. We've addressed each issue below. 1. The Bedroom : We are unsure what you meant by "no decoration". Each of rooms is authentic and decorated with images, scatter cushions and more. There is plenty of space for luggage....More

    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    We enjoyed our 5 day stay very much. The staff was wonderful - very friendly and attentive. We had a lovely and very spacious room. I was worried about what the food would be like at a safari lodge, but surprisingly, the food was amazing....More

    1  Thank PatriciaT917
    Reviewed 26 September 2017

    Friendly, knowledgeable and fun staff and guides. Our room was nice, clean and comfortable and the grounds were tidy. There is very limited complimentary wi-fi available (not a huge deal for us but maybe for others) and the power in our room went out on...More

    Thank Chrism612
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 448 - USD 572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Umkumbe Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    Room & Suite (54)
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    Family and Play Areas (4)
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    vbnet
    4 November 2017|
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    Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
    Hi - yes there is. Regards
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    Marie T
    9 October 2017|
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    Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
    Hi Marie Please see the cost of beers at Umkumbe below: BEERS Black Label Cans R 25.00 Castle Lager Cans R 25.00 Castle Light Cans R 25.00 Heineken Cans R 25.00 Windhoek Lager Cans R 25.00 Windoek Draught Cans R... More
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    "The price was part of the tour. Hard to judge overall expense on that basis."
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    "River view"
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    "Some cabins face the river which we thought was nicer than those that face the bush."
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    "Search other hotel from Sabi Sands, the place is beautiful but Umkumbe is unsafe"
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