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Nkomazi Game Reserve

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Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you're looking for a big 5-game reserve, don't book this. BUT: if you look for: - lots of animals (kudu, impala, nyala, zebra, giraffes, rhino, 9 lions, elephant, hippo's, ...) - beautiful nature -"not too expensive" luxury - perfect food - privacy - perfect tented room and bed - perfect service and hospitality - very nice drivers/guides - ......

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1Thank Zophie1984
Linz, Austria
Reviewed 14 November 2016

+ You park your car in topped carpark and a ranger picks you up and brings you to the camp. + At the camp the manager in duty and a waiter are waiting to serve refreshments and welcomes you. + The manager shows you the camp and informs you about the time schedule, in the meantime your luggage’s Are brought...

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1Thank Michael M
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We spent 2 nights in the luxury tents of Komati Tented Lodge. It was the best experience ever!!! The tents are incredible with lots of privacy, your own terrace with small swimming pool, outside bath and shower (quite an experience!!), a full showerroom and fully equiped bedroom! You do 2 safaris per day. One in the morning and one in...

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2Thank Sofia V
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning private views and room facilities. All rooms are spaced out and away from all other guests Staff are really hospitable. Common areas are cosy and comfortable Rates include all meals excluding drinks Very special place worth going to for a romantic getaway xx ev

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Dont get me wrong it is a beautiful place and the lodge is great the ranger Ted is terrific. The best we have ever had. But the reserve is NOT a BIG 5 Reserve even though they advertise it as such. There is no Buffalo and no Leopard so its a Average BiG 3 Reserve. Get these animals and maybe...

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2Thank Rkelly123thebeach
Johannesburg
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The luxury tents (around 50 sq.m.) are pitched on a raised wooden board with 2 showers (one in and one outside) a bath, a plunge pool, fridge, heater and cooling fan. The cuisine was first rate with an interesting menu that changes every day. The game experience was elevated by an excellent Ranger (Heinrich) who made it a most memorable...

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2Thank AntonT
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you are reading this and trying to decide if you should go to Nkomazi, all I can say is to do it. There is not one smidgen of a chance that you will regret your decision. It is absolutely incredible. While sitting in the bath tub outside, under the moon, I thought it doesn't get any better than this....

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2Thank love2travel2060
Aalst
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was our second visit to Nkomazi and knowing what an amazing experience we enjoyed the first time, we had again high expectations. Yet, you always wonder if the wow effect will not reduce with a second visit. No way !!! Our expectations were easily met. The "total experience" of our entire 3-days stay is simply unforgettable. We brought a...

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5Thank Frans_1Aalst
The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 September 2016

After arriving here we were brought to our tent. Well, this is glamping extra-de-luxe. A great (big and lovely) bed in the middle of the room, with an ensuite bathroom. Never had a toilet with such a nice view! Two game drives each day: there really is a lot of wildlife to see, but we also loved the scenic views...

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1Thank Duyntje
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Komati Tented Lodge in Nkomazi Game Reserve is truly a hidden gem! A short and easy 3 hour drive from Johannesburg and a wonderful greeting on arrival by friendly and helpful staff, who really set the tone of our stay there, and exceeded our expectations. Lovely, large and spacious tents, all completely private from one another, and all with their...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Known as "the place of water," Nkomazi Game Reserve is a destination of outstanding scenic beauty. It is an ecological Aladdin’s Cave of natural science, from its towering ancient mountains to its broad river valleys and impressive grasslands. Victorian military "Africa Campaign" styled tents blend into the landscape. Furniture creates a traditional "Out of Africa" feel with all the added comforts and luxuries of 5-star accommodation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nkomazi Game Reserve

Address: R541, Badplaas 1190, South Africa (Formerly Komati Tented Lodge )
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Badplaas
Price Range: $391 - $627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Nkomazi Game Reserve 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“They are all great. There is one suite for more than two people.”
JMKTMO, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are easily disturbed by sound, as for a tent away from the river.”
Paffen05, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try and get a river view”
boxman266a, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“River tents are recommended and seemed to be a bit more scenic than the other rooms.”
AlessandraP47, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“we had tent 5, which was very nice (private, close to river where elephants passed by, ...)”
  • Magnificent nature + animals
  • Magnificent nature + animals
Zophie1984, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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