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Timbavati Private Nature Reserve Limpopo, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Tanda Tula Safari Camp in the heart of the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve bordering the Kruger National Park, offers a five-star personal wilderness experience in ultimate luxury. Here, in your own ...More private piece of Africa, you will come face to face with nature as it always was, with not a fence in sight to inhibit your freedom. Set on the banks of the Nharalumi riverbed, Tanda Tula is shaded by stately trees and overlooks a water hole that attracts a wide variety of game from dawn to dusk. Less
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USD 1,386 - USD 1,567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Tanda Tula Safari Camp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Tanda Tula Safari Camp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Really great place that has some traditional safari feel. The camp is relatively small, the tents, extremely comfortable and one thing we really enjoyed is that the reserve is not fenced with the nearby reserves and the Kruger. Beautiful settings, great food. We saw the...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

We arrived to the warmest welcome, and this hospitality did not end for the entire 4 day stay. It was my father's 82nd birthday while we were there, and they went out of their way to make it special. One of the employees shared the...More

Thank karinmd34
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This place is REALLY special....a bubble of warmth and happiness, it has a relaxed, welcoming, friendly, comfortable vibe. Well done Team Tanda Tula, you’ve got it just right! We really enjoyed our stay with you. Soooo much fun on our game drives with Dannie and...More

Thank Hayne123
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This Safari Camp brought glamping to a whole new level. It was amazing and is a must see! The whole camp is beautiful, comfortable and has anything you could want or need. The whole staff was wonderful, welcoming, and friendly. Civ and Steve were fabulous...More

Thank LandDBOS
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We very much enjoyed the atmosphere of this luxury tented camp. The staff go out of their way to make it a special stay. Bush breakfasts were a lovely idea but bees in drier months are a real nuisance. Be careful they are not in...More

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31 May 2018|
Response from Bklos2014 | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem with the heat--it's a very dry heat. At night there was a fan that kept us cool, although you may not need it. We only had rain one day, and it was light. They have blankets and ponchos for you on the... More
3 May 2018|
Response from TandaTula | Property representative |
My apologies for the late reply! We have one US standard outlet in the tents, as well as 2 USB outlets. You therefore shouldn't need a converter for your stay at Tanda Tula. You can also contact Viv or Lorraine directly if... More
31 July 2017|
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Response from Clarkie63 | Reviewed this property |
We went in April and it was amazing, we saw the big 5, but I’m not sure if that was the best time of year or not. Have you tried emailing them through their website? If you choose Tanda, I’m sure you will have a fantastic... More
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"Don't think they have "bad" room. All seemed amazing!"
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"8-12 were farther away from the central lodge if you want a little more remote"
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"We requested the tent closed to the main areas as it had wifi from the main area."
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