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Humala River Lodge

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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Kruger Mpumalanga Intl Airport61 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 4 days here as part of our Go Touch Down tour. I can only give it 5 stars but it is so much more! The surrounding country is beautiful, the food is delicious and the accommodations are outstanding. But what really makes this...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from DJBarnard, Director of Sales at Humala River LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Dear BBCC1313 Thank you for the wonderful review and feedback. We are so pleased you had a great experience. Go Touch Down values your feedback on the tour and Humala River Lodge experience.

Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

My wife & I stayed 4 nights at the Humala Lodge as part of our 3-week tour of South Africa, and found it to be phenomenal! The setting was dumbfoundingly beautiful, ‘glamping’ in our personal canvas-walled lodge with 4-piece bath along the riverside, surrounded by...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from LucyT1736, Senior Client Liaison Officer at Humala River LodgeResponded October 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are very pleased that you had such a lovely stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

As part of our Go Touch Down tour of South Africa, we were booked at the Humala River Lodge and could not have been more pleased. The Reserve is large (albeit tiny compared to Kruger) and home to a variety of species. Each daily (morning...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from DJBarnard, Director of Sales at Humala River LodgeResponded September 10, 2018

Dear Edward S. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We miss you already. Go Touch Down tours has selected Humala River Lodge as one of our Safari properties we stay at during our 8 day tours, and we value your positive...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Humala River Lodge ticks all boxes we have during our stay. Indeed we did not book this lodge ourselves since it’s part of go touch down tour itinerary, but after spending 4 wonderful days in Humala, we really wished to spend more days there. The...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from DJBarnard, Director of Sales at Humala River LodgeResponded June 29, 2018

Dear Paulines971 Thank you for your review. We miss you already. Thank you for taking the time to mention the staff. We are indeed very fortunate as we have a passionate crew. (it takes a village) Travel safe, Sincerely

Reviewed June 22, 2018

we stayed here for four nights and did various game drives both day and night and morning and evening. The accommodations are excellent with big rooms and beds and bathroom facilities except be prepared for the outdoor shower. there is no danger but it is...More

Date of stay: May 2018
2  Thank Barry B
Response from DJBarnard, Director of Sales at Humala River LodgeResponded June 29, 2018

Dear Barry B. We miss you already!! I trust that you saw many species of wildlife between the Songimvelo Reserve and the Kruger Park. We would love to hear from you at our North American Offices regarding what you saw. Humala River Lodge offers the...More

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Response from Roneen | Reviewed this property |
the first thing i would do is ask your travel agent and find out what season it will be there when you go..we were there in February it was their summer but it was cool at night but no heaters were needed..they do have extra... More
Room Tips
"Tents 1 and 2 are on the river and if you are lucky you will see hippos outside your deck."
1 week ago
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"Room 10, last room but quite a hike."
Jun. 6, 2018
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"Overlooking the valley, on a hill - Room 9 and 10. At the riverbank - Rooms 1 -4."
Aug. 31, 2017
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"All the rooms are the same, there are only 10."
Jun. 4, 2017
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US$277 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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