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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good43%
    • Average21%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 417 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    It's a nice location, splendid view. But restaurant was closed, and some other outfit had some meals to offer. Terrible is best I can say. And teh shop hadn't the things all the things to cook your own meal (no butter/fat for baking). If SAN...More

    Thank Leen B
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Ok it s a camp, no lodge but you don t have to spend a night to profit of the fantastic waterhole and construction around. If you are lucky, all the Bush come to you. Friendly welcome. Nice place for a picnic

    Thank HDLBruxelles
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Be prepared that the restaurant is extremely basic. It was also often out of stock even though the menu was already very simple (things like omelettes, wors and pap, toasted sandwiches, babootie). Having said all that I did enjoy the babootie! Also, there is only...More

    Thank Sarah K
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    the location with a view over the river is stunning: watching raptors soaring overhead, elephants crossing the river far below, and lots of smaller birds around the camp. While we were there the Tindlovu restaurant franchisee was in dispute with SANParks who had cut off...More

    Thank happyrosie65
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Really enjoyed our stay here at Olifants. The bungalows are all clean and well maintained. Kitchen worked, although we had a bit of difficulty with the stove power at first. Everything was cleaned daily and we can't complain about overall maintenance whatsoever. The camp itself...More

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    • US$79 - US$1,194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
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    • Kruger National Park
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    • Olifants Restcamp Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Wayne C
    28 April 2017|
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    Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
    Best day trips available? Drive your own car throughout the park. There is a "sightings board" in the camp(s), which can somewhat give you an idea as to where to find animals but there is also a latest sightings app which... More
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    1 September 2016|
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    Response from Dock D | Reviewed this property |
    I booked my room in the Olifants starting from the official site of the Kruger Park. Try on sanparks
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    "Our perimeter hut had a nice sunrise view :)"
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    "book early and study the restcamp map to choose units from where you have the best views."
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    "some bungalows overlook the river, it's more expensive, but nice if you want to sit at your place and..."
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    "an accommodation with a view of the bend in the river."
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