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    Umlani Bushcamp

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We haven't visited South Africa often, and this was our first visit to the Timbavati. Umlani offers the feel of a genuine bush camp - no mains electricity in the rooms but more than adequate solar powered lamps (cameras etc can be charged in the...More

    Thank Crosscultureimages
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Most of what there is to say about Umlani has been said. This is a special place. The food is excellent (love the way they announce dinner every night with the drumming and the atmosphere this creates). The vibe of the whole place is perfect....More

    Thank thosewhowander91
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I returned to South Africa for my second time, having spent 30 days there in 2010 which included 5 days in the Klaserie at nThambo. This time around my wife and I, along with 2 other couples, spent 2 weeks doing Cape Town, Vic Falls,...More

    Thank mjdavenp
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I had talked about going to Africa for safari for many years. Now finally it became reality. After quite extensive research we found Umlani and we are so happy we did! We spent three wonderful days at this magical place. From the...More

    Thank Tomas1959
    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    We spent 4 days at Umlani Bushcamp and loved every minute of it! At Umlani, you are really out in the wilderness, right in the middle of all the animals. We had buffalo and warthogs visit our lodge, and at night you see millions of...More

    Thank Annette L
    Motswari Private Game Reserve
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • US$478 - US$669 (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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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Umlani Bushcamp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Rebecca F
    18 November 2016|
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    Response from Lizzie86_1 | Reviewed this property |
    Breakfast after Safari was proper breakfast. Eggs made to order, toast, bacon, fresh fruit. One day we had lamb "bacon"! Lunch was salads and meat of some kind. Dinners were ox tail, lamb, etc. Usually one or two choices... More
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    Kim Van N
    21 September 2016|
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    Response from Schiess | Property representative |
    Hi Kim We use gas geysers to heat water for showers these gas heaters work on demand. Hot/warm water is available any time you require it. We have a solar powered charge station for electronic devices cameras , cell... More
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    misbms
    23 August 2016|
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    Response from Schiess | Property representative |
    Hi there Hi there We have a one Rondavel (unit) that has grab rails in the shower and the toilet . Let me know if I can send you pictures ? Regards Marco
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    "Keep doors and windows firmly shut to keep out monkeys."
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    "Eco hut 7 is a great option during winter when it gets quite cold at night."
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    "Ask for a room away from the pool - less mosquitos and less chance monkeys will get in your room."
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    "room number 8 is just perfect if you want to be as close to the animals as possible"
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