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R40 Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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African Tours booked our 3 night Safari stay at this beautiful Lodge. We were thrilled with the lovely accommodations, service, and food. Safari drives were held early mornings and evenings and exceeded our expectations of the wild life we would see. It was easy to...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Stylish property with access to a wellness centre and spa in the African bush surrounded by amazing animals . Rooms are spacious, modern, air-conditioned and very comfortable with large balconies and luxurious bathrooms. Short walks on level ground/walkways between facilities. Open air dining room with...More

3  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We got an upgrade to Kapama Karula and it was the best experience EVER! The hotel is amazing, we got our own private swimming pool, and the game safaris were great, we saw all the big 5! The people at the hotel were also great,...More

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1  Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are few places you can point as unforgettable while stying in them. Kapama river lodge is one of them. Besides the wonderful facilities, fully equipped and super comfortable rooms and the beautiful design, Kapama River Lodge's best asset is the staff! The staff at...More

1  Thank Talisr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the perfect time in Kapama, nice people ans great service. we did 4 safari trips and saw all of the big 5 and the ugly 5. We did the massage in the spa area and it was absolutely awesome. We definitely recommend you...More

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Kapama River Lodge is situated within Kapama Game Reserve, and presents the perfect blend between luxurious safari accommodation and a generous bed capacity of 64 bedrooms. Although large, it is so ...More stylish, roomy and beautifully positioned along a dry riverbed, that guests fall in love with it. Each spacious room at Kapama River Lodge features a full en-suite bathroom and terrace with uninterrupted views into the leafy-green Big 5 game reserve. The central guest entertainment areas include a large rim-flow swimming pool with sun umbrellas and recliners for lazy afternoons. The long L-shaped relaxation lounge and bar under a double-volume thatch, curves around the pool and on either side is a huge double-sided fireplace creating a wondrous open-plan yet cosy atmosphere. The Rhino Boma dining area with tables arranged under a low thatch in a horseshoe curve, has a central open space where a roaring outdoor fire gives a glow to evening meals. Buffet-style meals introduce African flavours with Pan African dishes using fresh local ingredients and specialist dishes. Excluded from rate: A conservation Levy of R114 (including VAT) per person per night. This contribution will go towards the conservation efforts and the work of the Anti-Poaching Unit in their on-going wildlife protection efforts. Less
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Breakfast included
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USD 598 - USD 1,312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kapama River Hotel Kapama Private Game Reserve
Kapama River Lodge Kapama Private Game Reserve, South Africa
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16 July 2018|
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Response from JasonK3130 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, When I was there at the reserve, hunting was not allowed. As a matter of fact, while out on a safari, I saw patrol units ensuring the safety of the animals. Have a great time while there and best of luck spotting... More
Debra B
1 May 2018|
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Response from sherri12 | Reviewed this property |
Just tell your guide that you're interested in birds. And they'll point them out for you. There are birds everywhere. Go on the bush walk and the morning and evening drives and you'll see them. We saw a stork takeoff. He was... More
6 April 2018|
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Response from Chica249 | Reviewed this property |
Two game drives daily and all meals are included in the price
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"Avoid Rooms By Stairs - Housekeeping Closets are here, staff is very noisy, and doors are thin."
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"Ensure you have warm clothes for safaris - coats, gloves, beanie and scarf you will need them !!"
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"We stayed twice on the second floor and loved it. Nice balcony."
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"A view of the bush with plenty of opportunities to see the wildlife from your room."
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