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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    2017-11-052017-11-06
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good42%
    • Average22%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the river” (135 reviews)
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    Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

    This small quiet camp has the best views of all the camps in Kruger. We stayed at the Lebombo guest house. It was amazing. Full view of hippos and elephants in the river for kilometers. The guest house is based on a hill and overlooks...More

    Thank Etienne P
    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    When visiting the Kruger Nation Park, Olifants Camp has always been a good stop mid morning for a brunch and breathtaking view of the Olifants river. This trip we chose to stay over at Olifants as we had a family member from Australia whom had...More

    Thank 466Copper
    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    Always a recommended stop in the Kruger National Park. But to overnight at this wonderful Camp is an excellent experience. Waking up with a view over the Olifants river and the cry of Fish Eagles in the air makes getting up at 03:45 for a...More

    1  Thank Lambertus Johan... M
    Reviewed 26 September 2016

    Olifants is a nice place to stay while you are in Kruger National Park. A bungalow on the perimeter makes the extra money worthwile as you get unspoilt panoramic views of the Olifants River and antelopes wander along the fence frequently. The rooms are simple,...More

    1  Thank Sanni1
    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    Although the camp has probably one of the best viewing sites in the whole park, it is a complete disappointment. The rondavels are so cramped that one struggles to get past the foot of the bed and the fridge, the door of which you can't...More

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    • US$83 - US$662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    "Rooms 1-9 have the river views. 9 might be best but 2 was great."
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    "Try and book a bungalow between 10-24. Good views and away from the restaurant and shop."
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    "ask for one of the newer houses"
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    "Make sure what you reserve, it may be smaller than you think!!!"
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