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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here in 2010 and we cannot wait to return. Everything about the place was magical, the food was second to none and the staff were great, especially the spotter who was amazing, he and the driver/ranger were great banter. We lucked out that we shared drives with a great couple too. Awesome!!

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Knysna
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is one of our favourite Safari destinations. It never fails to deliver and we just love the facilities location and the total professionalism of the whole establishment. Game viewing and location just suberb. Big 5 is a given.

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Thank Albert M
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This was our third lodge over 7 nights and our only tent. We loved it! Of course, you are not roughing it at all--the tent had wooden floors, a gorgeous tub, a dressing area and an outdoor shower. All set amid an intimate camp setting, where impalas and warthogs frolicked right in front our tent, and buffalo gazed up at...

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Thank Chris H
Virginia
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We first came to Ngala Tented camp 3 years ago. We just returned from 2 nights at Tented camp as our third stay in as many years. This lodge is incredible. Since it's maximum capacity is 18 people (9 tents), it has a very nice, intimate feel. The "tents" are very comfortable and spacious. The beds are perfect for a...

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Portland, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Although you are sleeping in a tent, don't be fooled. There is nothing tent-like or ordinary about this property. It is luxurious and beautiful, very private and comfortable. We stayed in tent 1 which has a view of the dry riverbed and is close to the pool. Be sure to bring your own converter - there are none provided in...

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Thank Linda Z
Hillsborough, CA
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Several weeks ago we spent four days on safari at Ngala Tented Camp. It was our first time on safari, and I joke that the first day we saw 7 of the Big 5. Some of the African safari reviews rate the Timbavati lower in game density than say Sabi Sand, but I don't see how that would be possible....

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This is our very first trip to South Africa and we wanted to try out a safari holiday. We were recommended by our travel agent A2A safari this wonderful lodge - Ngala tented camp. It was a great experience. Our range Roan is brilliant and we had some wonderful game drives and very interesting animal sightings. Our host David is...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Loved our stay at Ngala. We had room 7 which is one of the more modern tents and has an excellent view over the river (currently dry) where elephants walk up and down. The food throughout was good (although not as good as Kirkman's) with service from our butler David attentive, warm and friendly. We were treated to a visit...

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Hartland, Wisconsin
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We traveled with a party of 12 to South Africa and ended our trip with a visit to Ngala Tented Camp~ We saved the Best for Last! Our group saw the Big 5 and then some! Always a beautiful 'Good Morning' from our butler, David... The elephants that stopped by the pool were an added delight. The animals that were...

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Canberra
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

This is my second trip to Ngala, the first being in 2009 and staying at the Lodge, this time around we stayed at the Tented Camp as the Lodge was closed for renovation. What can I say, it was fantastic, the staff are sensational, the food is up there with the best of the best and the game drives are...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boasting sophistication and comfort, as well as the romance of canvas, the six luxurious safari tents of andBeyond Ngala Tented Camp overlook the banks of the seasonal Timbavati River. Chic and contemporary, the camp combines the simple sophistication of polished wooden decks, textured fabrics and clean lines with a true safari experience that embodies the heart and soul of the bush. ... more   less 

Additional Information about andBeyond Ngala Tented Camp

Address: Mpumalanga, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Ngala Private Game Reserve
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Ngala Tented Safari Camp Hotel Ngala Private Game Reserve
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“Room One overlooking the riverbed”
  • Outdoor shower
ABDurbs222, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a tent under a large tree. Although all the rooms are quiet and separate from each other”
jenniferj24, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms closest to the main Lodge hear the extractor fan-maybe not an issue for others but it was disappointing for us.”
844sharon, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 7-9 have great views.”
Leedsaway67, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Tent 5 has a great camp view”
spencerstuart, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
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