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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We couldn't have asked for a better first safari experience at Umkumbe! The accommodations were excellent, our room was nicely decorated and spacious. Outdoor shower was a fun touch! AC worked well when it got hot out. The food was good, had quite the variety...More

Thank suku34
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Although I have been to many safaris in many african countries, this is the first time I went to a budget lodge and must say it was wonderful! The lodge is located right in front of a river so, with luck, you are able to...More

Thank Xuxudevizinha
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The infrastructure is impecable. The hotel is very well rustic style decorated, charming and gives you the local African feeling. The hotel faces the Sabi River and has an astonishing view to it and the savanna as well. The rooms are very comfortable and large,...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Umkumbe is not a 5 star luxury lodge, but it is very comfortable and more than met my needs. We were a group of 14. This is my experience: The lodging has a lovely deck overlooking a riverbed (winter season) which had some busy days...More

Thank V R
Reviewed 13 October 2017

First, the room. Huge bedroom, no decoration. No place for the suitcases and clothes. The bathroom was completely flooded one night after a thunderstorm and no electricity, no generator The worst is the privacy. You can t lock your room. The sliding doors can t...More

Thank JulesZ
Response from 674brettt, Marketing at Umkumbe Safari LodgeResponded 1 November 2017

Hi There Thank you for your feedback. We've addressed each issue below. 1. The Bedroom : We are unsure what you meant by "no decoration". Each of rooms is authentic and decorated with images, scatter cushions and more. There is plenty of space for luggage....More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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US$555 - US$641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$555 - US$641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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vbnet
3 November 2017|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi - yes there is. Regards
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9 October 2017|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi Marie Please see the cost of beers at Umkumbe below: BEERS Black Label Cans R 25.00 Castle Lager Cans R 25.00 Castle Light Cans R 25.00 Heineken Cans R 25.00 Windhoek Lager Cans R 25.00 Windoek Draught Cans R... More
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"The price was part of the tour. Hard to judge overall expense on that basis."
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"River view"
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"Some cabins face the river which we thought was nicer than those that face the bush."
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"Search other hotel from Sabi Sands, the place is beautiful but Umkumbe is unsafe"
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