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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

Our visit to Umkumbe Safari Lodge was one of the most memorable ones I have had in my life! To Celeste and Herman, and their team - we will be back! We were welcomed by Marius and Nadia - warm, friendly and caring. Our Zebra...More

1  Thank FoodfundieIlse
Reviewed June 7, 2016

We stayed there 3 nights of our 15 days trip and also all places we stayed were very good, this one was in a different class. Rooms were beautiful and modern and at the same time kept their African team. Food was great, staff were...More

1  Thank Homeira39
Reviewed June 3, 2016

I stayed at this altogether wonderful place for 3 nights. Staff, rangers, accommodation and location were all excellent. The game drives were very informative and relaxed, sometimes they where exciting, especially at a very nice leopard sighting. The only two problems i saw were the...More

Thank Klaus F
Reviewed May 31, 2016

This is a wonderful place to see the amazing animals in South Africa. Umkumbe has 11 "chalets" which are nicely furnished, comfortable. We stayed in Giraffe, which was enormous and had an outdoor shower and double sinks. Meals are served buffet style in an outdoor...More

Thank Beetky
Reviewed May 21, 2016

Our stay at Umkumbe Lodge was absolutely amazing. Hospitable people, beautiful lodge and the best game drive I've ever done. The rangers were a little bit nuts but that only made the game drive even more incredible and adventurous. A bit pricey, but totally worth...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$539 - US$853 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$539 - US$853 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Bridget H
April 14, 2018|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi Bridget Yes all meals are included in the rate. You will have a light breakfast before morning game drive, then a brunch when you return and then a light lunch later in the day, followed by dinner in the evening after... More
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Hi - yes there is. Regards
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Marie T
October 9, 2017|
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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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"Close to the main lounge"
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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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