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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“honesty bar”(8 reviews)
“the river”(38 reviews)
“sabi sands”(32 reviews)
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was strongly recommended by various family members and we absolutely understand why. This place is wonderful, in the middle of the bush with bucks and monkeys wandering around and a view over the Sabie river. The personnel is very friendly as well as...More

Thank Eline P
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an experience! I picked it randomly for my 1st safari and it was beyond my expectations. Friendly staff , especially the tour guides and trackers, nice food. Relaxing pool and lounge between 2 game drives.

Thank chocolat240_12
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We couldn't have asked for a better first safari experience at Umkumbe! The accommodations were excellent, our room was nicely decorated and spacious. Outdoor shower was a fun touch! AC worked well when it got hot out. The food was good, had quite the variety...More

Thank suku34
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Although I have been to many safaris in many african countries, this is the first time I went to a budget lodge and must say it was wonderful! The lodge is located right in front of a river so, with luck, you are able to...More

Thank Xuxudevizinha
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The infrastructure is impecable. The hotel is very well rustic style decorated, charming and gives you the local African feeling. The hotel faces the Sabi River and has an astonishing view to it and the savanna as well. The rooms are very comfortable and large,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$531 - US$1,597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$531 - US$1,597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (22)
Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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vbnet
4 November 2017|
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Hi - yes there is. Regards
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9 October 2017|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi Marie Please see the cost of beers at Umkumbe below: BEERS Black Label Cans R 25.00 Castle Lager Cans R 25.00 Castle Light Cans R 25.00 Heineken Cans R 25.00 Windhoek Lager Cans R 25.00 Windoek Draught Cans R... More
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"Close to the main lounge"
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"The price was part of the tour. Hard to judge overall expense on that basis."
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"River view"
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"Some cabins face the river which we thought was nicer than those that face the bush."
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