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    Kapama Karula

    R40 | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 17 April 2016
    Google Translation

    Ici tout est parfait depuis l'accueil à l'aéroport de HOEDSPRUIT tout proche (on est en face de l'entrée de la...More

    1  Thank QUINOA59
    Reviewed 14 April 2016
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    Experiência incrivel..luxo do mais alto nivel...atrelado a safaris de qualidade. Prepare-se para acordar 5 da manaha e dormir cedo também...More

    2  Thank Felipe L
    Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile
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    Sensacional!!! Hotel exclusivíssimo, coisa fina. Piscina privativa, o quarto tem uns 200 m2, limpeza impecável , muito bem decorado, Staff...More

    1  Thank Carlos A
    Reviewed 5 April 2016

    A modern, luxurious hotel with your own personal swimming pool in the midst of the Africa bush. Kapama Karula offers wonderful, friendly service, amazing food and beautiful surroundings. But the piece de resistance is the amazing safari. Kapama offers open vistas with numerous animals around...More

    Thank Michelle F
    Reviewed 21 March 2016

    I am not sure how many superlatives I could get in here. From the moment we were met at Hoedspruit airport and the wonderful reception we received to the time we left 5 days later nothing was too much trouble and the personal attention to...More

    3  Thank aek8491
    Kapama River Lodge
    1,598 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    373 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kapama Southern Camp
    557 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    249 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$1,527 - US$2,440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Kacie W
    Are the meals and mini bar included in the tariff or are you charged for everything separately?
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Dear Kacie, Thank you kindly for your interest in Kapama Karula. Yes, guests booking accommodation at Kapama enjoys a variety of offerings included in the tariff. Every lodge situated in the Kapama Private Game reserve... More
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    Kacie W
    We are staying at Kapama Karula. What is the typical dining attire?
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Thank you kindly for your interest in Kapama Karula. Kapama Karula offers a fine dining experience but dining attire is informal, smart attire is not required. For your convenience, we took the liberty of adding more... More
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    sosbh97
    My daughter has life threatening food allergies to nuts, sesame (and their oils) and peas. (1). Can we speak with the chefs so they are aware of this so that she is only served meals that are safe for her. (2). Are we able to ship to Kapama Karula a box of canned or pre-packaged food that are safe for her and which she is comfortable with.
    22 March 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Dear Sosbh97, Thank you kindly for contacting Kapama Karula. We are pleased to accommodate food allergies and dietary restrictions. We ask that you please contact us directly prior to your arrival for us to arrange these... More
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    "There are only 12 suites - you are guaranteed of privacy and quietness"
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