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    Ibamba Private Game Reserve

    Smitskraal - Ibamba Game Reserve | Ibamba, Jansenville 6265, South Africa
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    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    I recently went to Ibamba with work colleagues on an educational. What a surprise to find such a luxury product in an area that is not known in the traditional tourism market. The Lodge was Cape Dutch Style and was very well appointed and luxurious....More

    1  Thank Carl H
    Reviewed 10 June 2014

    On a one-day business trip to Ibamba, I was shown around the property by the gracious owners, and was stunned by the quality and style of the magnificent Cape-Dutch mansion main lodge, replete with full-size game replicas, superb furnishings, ancient firearms and paintings of Anglo-Boer...More

    3  Thank ConsultantSafari
    Reviewed 30 June 2013

    I was recently privileged, and I really mean privileged, to enjoy an outstanding couple of days at Ibamba Private Game Reserve. When approaching Ibamba, I was struck by the harsh and arid landscape, which has an un-paralleled beauty all of its own, and by the...More

    3  Thank Christopher S
    Reviewed 24 June 2013

    To say that Ibamba Private Game Reserve is luxurious is an understatement it is certainly for the exclusive and private traveller who appreciates the best things in life and appreciates relaxing in the ultimate accommodation that Ibamba has to offer their clients whilst they savour...More

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    Ibamba is a new South African Lodge - set in the Eastern Cape Karoo Heartland on the 25,000 ha Private Game Reserve with the Big 4 roaming free, surrounded by mountains and Karoo vegetation. Ibamba offers a variety of 4 elegant private lodges, extraordinary meals, breathtaking nature scenic views and Africa wildlife.
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