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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Average22%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the river” (131 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 393 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We were here in the winter which is dry season and the Olifants river was almost dried up. This camp has great views looking down onto the river as well as views for miles beyond. The river had enough water to attact hippos and giraffes...More

    Thank Gerri H
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The good: Olifants Rest Camp is one of my favourites in terms of scenery. Try and get a riverview bungalow for the best views. The downsides: We waited at least 30 minutes if not more to check-in... Long queue, not enough staff. However, what a...More

    Thank zebracat
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent two nights in one of the Riverview chalets at Olifants, and while we were delighted with the camp as a whole, and the Kruger, we were sadly frustrated by the accommodation and food situation. Upon arriving and checking in, we were stunned by...More

    Thank davenpeggy
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here for three nights and found it wonderful. The camp is located on a hill overlooking the Olifants river affording beautiful and interesting views. Had a bungalow (NG2U) which, although not defined as such, had a partial river view. The bungalow itself was very...More

    Thank RannTel-Aviv
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have been to Kruger NP from Australia about six times now. We always rent a vehicle at the local airport outside the park and drive ourselves using rest-camps overnight. It is superb value. We are keen photographers and always see a plethora of animals:...More

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    • US$90 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Olifants Restcamp Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Wayne C
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
    Best day trips available? Drive your own car throughout the park. There is a "sightings board" in the camp(s), which can somewhat give you an idea as to where to find animals but there is also a latest sightings app which... More
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    1 September 2016|
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    Response from Dock D | Reviewed this property |
    I booked my room in the Olifants starting from the official site of the Kruger Park. Try on sanparks
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    "The river view rooms are worth it."
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    "For a a party, the lodges on the escarpment are very good value with a view to die for. Some huts have..."
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    "Pay a bit more for the view, its well worth it"
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    "number 13 for the best view, also very private and easy walk to the shop/restaurant"
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