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    Shambala Zulu Camp

    PO Box 423 | Shambala Private Game Reserve, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    Zulu Camp
    15 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Vaalwater
     
    Matingwe Lodge
    15 reviews
    #11 of 37 Speciality lodging in Vaalwater
     
    Kololo Game Reserve
    392 reviews
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    Clifftop Lodge
    258 reviews
    #4 of 16 Speciality lodging in Welgevonden Game Reserve
     
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    1 - 5 of 18 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We truly felt like beeing in a mystic kingdom, which we did not want to leave! Erverything was just perfect! The game drives and our nice guide, our funny and respectful butler, the great, great cook, our cosy room, the whole breathtaking setting!! I did...More

    Thank Silvia H
    Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Silvia H, Thank you for your review of your stay at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve. We are delighted to hear that you did not want to leave and that you found the setting breathtaking. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    We have just arrived from our honeymoon and I would like to thank all the people working at Shambala Zulu Camp for their warm and friendly reception and their fantastic behaviour during our stay. It is a really amazing place to relax and disconnect. It...More

    Thank DavidAlLo
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 22 May 2017

    Dear DavidAlLo, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Shambala. It is such a delight to receive this kind of feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    Our room was stunning. The game drives magnificent and the food excellent. Staff very friendly. Only thing "negative" main dining and pool area need an upgrade. Without a lot of effort, we saw so many animals. Once you arrive your car is parked at the...More

    Thank Marlenevs
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 6 April 2017

    Dear Marlenevs, Thank you for your review of your time at Zulu Camp. We appreciate your positive feedback and will definitely take your comments to heart. We hope to welcome you back soon! Regards, George Cohen

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    My husband and i spent 3 nights at Shambala, we came back rejuvenated, rested and very well fed! The rooms are wonderful - comfortable and a perfect size. The main area provides a variety of places to rest and read. The food is exceptional and...More

    1  Thank Lori045
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 8 March 2017

    Dear Lori045, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Shambala. It is such a delight to hear that you enjoyed the trip. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    If you are ever blessed enough to be able to choose a truly special getaway in the bush close to Johannesburg then Shambala Game Reserve is your spot! Zulu Camp where we spent three blissful nights is on a private Game Reserve and having been...More

    Thank AlisonJeanMcCutcheon
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 16 February 2017

    Dear AlisonJeanMcCutcheon, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience at Zulu Camp. It is always such a pleasure to get this kind of feedback from a guest and we are delighted that you enjoyed your trip for your wedding anniversary....More

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    "All rooms are good"
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    "Chalet 1,2 and 3 is close to the main area."
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    "Wifi is free at the bar and restaurant area which is perfect and great quality"
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    "Room 2 or room 9 (which has extra space and a small kitchen, but an outdoor bath/shower) - but all rooms..."
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