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    Shindzela Tented Safari Camp

    Johnniesdale Farm | Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

    Just love this place. Everyone here's friendly, kind, helpful and knowledgeable. We stayed here 3 nights had 6 game drives. They offer a early morning and afternoon game drive in a open 4x4, also can book a walking safari with max of 8 people. All...More

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    Response from Shindzela, Owner at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp

    Thank you Leonard C! The Shindzela Team...

    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    Shindzela was just great. Facilities were very good and comfortable; Small but well organized. We really felt part of the nature surrounding us. A water hole on the other side of the "dry" river (150-200m) attracts all kind of animals. During our safaris, we went...More

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    Response from Shindzela, Manager at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp

    Thank you mag47!! The Shindzela Team...

    Reviewed 25 April 2015

    We stayed 3 nights at Shindzela. We loved it very much. Staff is customer oriented, food delicious, tents very comfortable and above everything, all safaris (2 per day) were unforgettable! We had the chance to see the Big Five and so much more! Thanks to...More

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    Response from Shindzela, Manager at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp

    Thank you Duchef!! The Shindzela Team...

    Reviewed 24 April 2015

    Having done a safari before this one I was going to be a bit picky. I had a perfect safari the first time and hoped this one would at least be somewhat comparable. My prerequisites are: OPEN jeep (no stupid vans where people pop their...More

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    Response from Shindzela, Manager at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp

    Thank you maggiewaterman!! The Shindzela Team...

    Reviewed 6 April 2015

    We came to Shindzela as a group of female friends and stayed for 3 nights. In that time we saw everything we wanted - and we all had a different "bucket list". The guides did a superb job of sorting out who wanted to see...More

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    Response from Shindzela, Owner at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp

    Thank you alisummers1! The Shindzela Team!

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    • USD 265 - USD 684 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    vivek2520
    i was planning to travel to kruger but my agent said kids are not allowed on game drive in lodges inside the kruger park my kid is 4 years old
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi vivek2520 Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not allow kids younger than 10yrs at Shindzela Tented Camp. Most other family camps within the Greater Kruger Park do allow kids on Game drives, but not game... More
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    karenestelle
    My husband needs to sleep with a cpap. Is there a way of having electricity in the tents? If not, maybe I'll leave him home. Just kidding. Would you have a recommendation of a similar lodge? We want to be with the animals! Thank you, Karen Oh and how far out can we book? We are planning September 2018.
    17 February 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi Karen haha thank you for your question! we can assist him with a battery, but I would recommend that you get a spare battery pack that you can charge during the day and use at night. but we can most definitely help out... More
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    boracaysun
    There's 3 of us. A couple and our 13 yo daughter. Can we fit in 1 tent?
    21 July 2016|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Good day Thank you for your question. we do have 1 x triple tent available at shindzela which can sleep 3 persons.
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    "It is a Tented Camp Site not actually a Hotel, but it does have free wifi"
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    "Every room deck has a view of the watering hole, it's pretty awesome."
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    "tent #5 overlooks the waterhole."
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    "Tent six has the best view of the water hole"
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