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    Umkumbe Safari Lodge

    Luilekker Farm | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent66%
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    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    As you know, it is all about the guides and drivers and their knowledge that make the biggest difference on a safari. It was our first trip to Africa and our first safari. The guides were well-educated and able to predict animal behavior (very important)...More

    3  Thank Dawn H
    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    This really is a small piece of paradise. I only managed to stay for one night which got me on a night game drive and a dawn game drive. I have to say however that I saw almost all you can in that time. The...More

    2  Thank Chris C
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    Umkumbe Camp So, the way it works, is that Sabi Sands game reserve is huge. It borders Kruger National Park. There are no fences between the two. At Sabi Sands, there are several "camps" where companies own the land and have put up lodges. Each...More

    1  Thank MantuaMark
    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    This Lodge is a fabulous destination for great safari. Located in the centre of the wildlife action, every game drive is an exciting discovery and not only.. from a comfortable deck chair placed on the edge of the lodge's pool, I was able to clearly...More

    Thank Sabrina876
    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    three marvelous days at Umkumbe, a small lodge in sabie sands private reserve. It is very comfortable (choose a suite overlooking the river) , the food is good, the rangers very professional and friendly, the all staff very dedicated. We saw lots of animals during...More

    1  Thank 544catherine
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$383 - US$1,063 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Umkumbe Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    dreamsRfree
    3 September 2015|
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    Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
    Umkumbe Safari Lodge is located in a low risk malaria area. You are advised to consult with a medical doctor in your home country for the correct medical advice.
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    Dv4111
    18 April 2015|
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    Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
    Hi - Umkumbe does have wifi, however they are having regular outages due to their remoteness. My advice is to assume that the Lodge does not have wifi until further notice.
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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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    "Search other hotel from Sabi Sands, the place is beautiful but Umkumbe is unsafe"
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    "specify river view"
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