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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent29%
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    • Average21%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    101 - 105 of 417 reviews

    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    Always a recommended stop in the Kruger National Park. But to overnight at this wonderful Camp is an excellent experience. Waking up with a view over the Olifants river and the cry of Fish Eagles in the air makes getting up at 03:45 for a...More

    1  Thank Lambertus Johan... M
    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    Olifants is a nice place to stay while you are in Kruger National Park. A bungalow on the perimeter makes the extra money worthwile as you get unspoilt panoramic views of the Olifants River and antelopes wander along the fence frequently. The rooms are simple,...More

    1  Thank Sanni1
    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    Although the camp has probably one of the best viewing sites in the whole park, it is a complete disappointment. The rondavels are so cramped that one struggles to get past the foot of the bed and the fridge, the door of which you can't...More

    Thank batear
    Reviewed 22 September 2016

    From this camp you have a wonderful view on the river, full of animals. This is in my opinion the only reason to chose this camp. The accommodation is very old, dirty. They do not provide any power plug to charge your phone or camera....More

    Thank ToninoGiallo
    Reviewed 16 September 2016

    Friendly staff couldn't offset one's disappointment about Olifant's, especially after a very good experince at Shingwedzi. We stayed in the old bungalows (only available accommodation when we booked). Interiors was and looked about sixty years old. Only a central kitchen available, no individual self-catering in...More

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    378 reviews
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    • US$79 - US$1,194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    "Our perimeter hut had a nice sunrise view :)"
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    "book early and study the restcamp map to choose units from where you have the best views."
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    "some bungalows overlook the river, it's more expensive, but nice if you want to sit at your place and..."
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    "an accommodation with a view of the bend in the river."
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