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    Nkomazi Game Reserve

    R541, Badplaas 1190, South Africa
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          “Stunning”
          1 Apr 2017
          “A wonderful place with a wonderful staff”
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 4 January 2016

          This place is amazing, everyone should go and visit Nkomazi Game Reserve if they get the chance! We arrived two days before new years eve and it was a dream that came true. The staff and all the people that was working there was absolutely...More

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          Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

          My husband and I visited Nkomazi Game Reserve in November 2015 as a late celebration for our one year wedding anniversary. This place is incredible! The tented accommodation, is luxurious and the outdoor shower is a must! The food was so well prepared and superseded...More

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          Reviewed 15 December 2015

          Our first visit to this lodge and wow! This is now my favourite game lodge. If you are looking for a romantic getaway or a place to have some peace and quite this is the place. The game viewing was also great!

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          Reviewed 23 November 2015

          The best holiday we have ever had. Two nights at Nkomazi Komati tented camp restores your soul. The staff are amazing, the game drives so informative and the food delicious. Can't wait to return - definitely a place to visit at least once a year.

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          Reviewed 2 November 2015

          We spent a weekend at the lodge and had one of our best holidays ever. The service was brilliant, the food was good, the room was spectacular and the game viewing was superb with very well trained game rangers.

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          Hlumu Lodge
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          • Breakfast included
          • Spa
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          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$282 - US$453 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • South Africa >
          • Mpumalanga >
          • Badplaas
          • Also Known As
          • Komati Tented Lodge - Nkomazi Game Reserve Hotel Badplaas
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          Dunlin
          We will be staying at your accommodation in a couple of weeks and I'm trying to find contact information (email address, phone number). Please could you provide? Thanks Tony
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          Saman D
          On expedia it mentions this reserve is all inclusive but the only thing I see is free breakfast. what are typical charges for lunch and dinner on the property? I am looking to book for my honeymoon next Oct 2016. Is there a best time of year to come to spot animals such as elephants, giraffes and lions?
          4 December 2015|
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          Response from Selmapedretti | Reviewed this property |
          Breakfast is included at about 9.30, after the game drive. At 3 there's a big afternoon tea with a lovely spread. Dinner at 7. Always snacks and free drinks on the drives. Food absolutely great!
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          Richelle R
          Hi, I will be visiting next month with my daughter. What is recommended attire for our trips out of the camp to view the animals and what is the attire for dinner?
          28 October 2015|
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          Response from Neil M | Property representative |
          Hi there There isn't really a particular dress code for dinner. The game drives are early morning and late afternoons it can get nippy, but we do also provide blankets. Overall, at best, whatever you're comfortable wearing... More
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          "They are all great. There is one suite for more than two people."
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          "If you are easily disturbed by sound, as for a tent away from the river."
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          "Try and get a river view"
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          "River tents are recommended and seemed to be a bit more scenic than the other rooms."
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