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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

Luilekker Farm | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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All reviews honesty bar sand river guide cameron ox tongue rooms are comfortable and clean game drives morning drives leopard hunting bush walk main guide unforgettable days private reserve superior room three nights these magnificent animals early morning safari land rover night sky genuine love overlooking the river
Reviewed 6 days ago

This really is a small piece of paradise. I only managed to stay for one night which got me on a night game drive and a dawn game drive. I have to say however that I saw almost all you can in that time. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Umkumbe Camp So, the way it works, is that Sabi Sands game reserve is huge. It borders Kruger National Park. There are no fences between the two. At Sabi Sands, there are several "camps" where companies own the land and have put up lodges. Each...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Lodge is a fabulous destination for great safari. Located in the centre of the wildlife action, every game drive is an exciting discovery and not only.. from a comfortable deck chair placed on the edge of the lodge's pool, I was able to clearly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

three marvelous days at Umkumbe, a small lodge in sabie sands private reserve. It is very comfortable (choose a suite overlooking the river) , the food is good, the rangers very professional and friendly, the all staff very dedicated. We saw lots of animals during...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

It was breathtaking! We stayed 5 night and I would not have made it shorter. The bushed turned into the garden of Eden with Leopard butterflies everywhere and colorful magnificent birds rivaling for our attention with the giraffes, antelopes, hyenas, buffalo, and Elephants which were...More

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whereareyounow
I am planning a trip with maybe 16 traveling friends or 20 not sure yet ... How much are the safari camps lodges and it is for September 2017. What is included and is it best to book thru a tour? Thank you
9 April 2016|
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Are we advised to take anti-malerial medication if staying here?
3 September 2015|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Umkumbe Safari Lodge is located in a low risk malaria area. You are advised to consult with a medical doctor in your home country for the correct medical advice.
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Dv4111
Does this facility have wifi???
17 April 2015|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi - Umkumbe does have wifi, however they are having regular outages due to their remoteness. My advice is to assume that the Lodge does not have wifi until further notice.
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Room Tips
"suites overlooking the river"
544catherine, 1 month agoRead review
"rooms facing the river are best"
Fraser000, 2 months agoRead review
"Ask for Lion Chalet for good view of the river (requires Guide escort at night) or Chalet 3 if you don't..."
lriglevart, 4 months agoRead review
"ask for a river facing room,"
alun h, 5 months agoRead review
"Standard: small, good river view. Luxury: bigger, face the road. But enjoyable to hangout at common areas..."
icjm1234, 5 months agoRead review
"Superior Rooms are far larger, but the normal rooms have a river side view"
Kwan_Nyom, 5 months agoRead review
"Buffalo or Zebra."
estelllie, 6 months agoRead review
"The river facing rooms are definitely superior"
adil983, 6 months agoRead review
"Choose the rooms on the river, for example Zebra suite and see the animals on your front stoep!"
FoodfundieIlse, 9 months agoRead review
"All rooms are equally beautiful and have great views."
Homeira39, 9 months agoRead review