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    Umkumbe Safari Lodge

    Luilekker Farm | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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          • Excellent69%
          • Very good19%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible3%
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          “the river” (37 reviews)
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          Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

          We visited Umkumbe through East Cape Tours at the end of March. 7 of us travelled, 3 adults and 4 teenagers. We stayed in Zebra and Leopard. The camp is beautiful and we could not fault the accommodation, the food, the views, the rangers. We...More

          1  Thank Niki C
          Reviewed 4 April 2016

          We stayed 4 nights here. The accommodation is superb - we had a "superior" family room with wonderful outdoor shower. The rooms are cleaned and tidied daily and were surprisingly completely bug-free. The lodge is a small one with around twenty guests. We had morning...More

          1  Thank Richard O
          Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

          We chose one night in Umkumbe as a part of a 7 night trip through Kruger. It was without doubt the best day of the trip. We saw lots of game,and the Ranger and tracker always brought us really close to the animals. The food...More

          1  Thank alejandro797
          Reviewed 15 March 2016

          Very kind and professional bushmen, with which we had beautiful gameviews : Leopard, Elephants, Buffalos, Wild dogs, Rhinos and many others Walk in the bush (on request), awesome ! Very restfull rooms, nice view on the river Tasty breakfasts, lunch and dinners with home-made cooking...More

          2  Thank philippebuard
          Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

          We spent three days in Umkumbe and we absolutely loved it. The Lodge is very nice and perfectly situated right at the Sabi River. The first thing we saw when arriving was grazing elephants in the dried river bed. The game drives were fantastic and...More

          1  Thank Annicka P
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$346 - US$1,309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Kruger National Park >
          • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
          • Also Known As
          • Umkumbe Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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          dreamsRfree
          Are we advised to take anti-malerial medication if staying here?
          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
          Does this facility have wifi???
          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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          "We were in the leopard room suite, but you cannot have a bad room. Any of the suites are identical other..."
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          "suites overlooking the river"
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          "rooms facing the river are best"
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