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Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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I cannot wait to be back; this is my kind of how to have a good time. The ranger is knowledgable and very sharp to spot game. The service is good without being in your face all the time. We saw interesting happenings from the...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Umlani Bushcamp only receives 5 stars as we can't give it more!!! We were made so welcome by Oliver when he collected us from the airport and greeted by a beaming smile from Anna on arrival at Umlani Bushcamp itself. The food was amazing, the...More

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Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 17 October 2017

What a great review of Umlani, thank you. We love to hear that you found our staff so amazing. Their knowledge of the wildlife is incredible and we are thrilled you enjoyed it. The bush walk with Shadreck is truly eye opening and he is...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

A wonderful and authentic bush experience with staff that go out of their way to make your stay memorable. Awesome sightings, delicious food and great South African hospitality. We will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was everything we hoped for and we saw virtually every animal in a 3 day stay. Great staff and great guides. Lovely rustic but comfortable accomodation and dining areas with wonderful views of the animals at the water hole near the camp and even...More

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Response from Umlani, Guest Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad that the staff, guides and wildlife at Umlani all made for a memorable stay. We hope to see you again in the future. Matt S

Reviewed 1 week ago

Umlani was outstanding. The service and food was exceptional,the drives were exciting and informative...we saw the big 5 multiple times plus much more. The camp itself is in the most beautiful setting with game roaming all around you. The most perfect place on earth.

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Response from Umlani, Guest Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the amazing review! We are so glad to hear you had such special time at Umlani and got to see such great game during your say. We hope to have you back here soon! Matt S

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Umlani Bushcamp, a rustic yet exclusive lodge, accommodates guests in cozy en-suite reed and thatch rondavels. Early morning and evening game drives are in open four wheel drive vehicles accompanied by ...More experienced rangers and trackers offers exceptional game viewing opportunitys. Umlani makes the whole event personalized and specializes in escorted walks into this unspoiled wilderness. Umlani, meaning Place of Rest, was established in 1990 by Marco and Marie-Louise Schiess, in the central section of the Timbavati Nature Reserve, which is part of the greater Kruger National Park. Umlani is the perfect nature lovers choice. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 450 - USD 657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Umlani Bushcamp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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Umlani Bushcamp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 450 - USD 657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Umlani Bushcamp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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Umlani Bushcamp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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Mourisham J
27 July 2018|
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Response from BahHumbug123 | Reviewed this property |
Cameras/phones etc can be charged in the curio shop overnight. Usually daily big cat sightings, with exception of cheetah.
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Kerri S
12 October 2017|
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Response from Umlani | Property representative |
Hello Traveller Yes, all game drives are included in your stay. Kind regards Umlani Team
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Rebecca F
18 November 2016|
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Response from Lizzie86_1 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast after Safari was proper breakfast. Eggs made to order, toast, bacon, fresh fruit. One day we had lamb "bacon"! Lunch was salads and meat of some kind. Dinners were ox tail, lamb, etc. Usually one or two choices... More
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"All the rooms are great..."
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"Room 5 right in the middle of camp"
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"Stayed in eco-lodge. Nice and cool inside."
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"Keep doors and windows firmly shut to keep out monkeys."
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