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Certificate of Excellence
Enchanting, intimate and child friendly, Founder’s Camp is ideally situated to provide an insider’s view of the secrets of river life. Seven idyllic chalets, repose in the shade of ancient ebony and matumi trees along the banks of the Sand River.This is an African safari in the classic style, replete with black and cream ticking fabric and original mahogany beds. Deep leather couches, military chests, compass safari lamps and a riverside lounge sala, create a mood of easy luxury and laid back welcome for discerning families and travelers.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Arathusa Safari Lodge Airport7 km
Skukuza Airport21 km
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This camp could hardly be called a camp. Everything was top notch. Founders has an advantage over other camps adjacent to Kruger in that it is a private reserve in Sabi Sands. In Kruger Park you must stay on the roads; you cannot deviate and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jm s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was an amazing place and an amazing experience. We loved absolutely everything about it. You are going for the safari experience so we'll start there. It was exceptional, made even more so by our guide Bruce and our tracker Robert. They made sure we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Jane S
Reviewed November 3, 2018

What a place. Breathtaking rooms- design perfection- to first class food and wine. It is 6 stars, but cosy and down to earth. What pulls it all together, and makes it so special, is the staff- Helen the camp manager- Kayla the kiddie whisperer, Christy...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank StefanieD1056
Response from londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Founders CampResponded November 9, 2018

Dear StefanieD1056 We so appreciate your thoughtful and detailed review - thank you so much for writing it for us. I am so glad that Christy, Simon, Kayla, Helen, Mendrew, Guy, Shadrack and the rest of the Founders Camp team took such good care of...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

Especial people, especial place, especial feeling. You would have to dig really deep to find anything lower than excepcional about the entire Londolozi experience, but don't even bother - you won't have the chance. Between the second-to-none structure and the amazing treatment from each and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank MarcoM7170
Response from londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Founders CampResponded November 9, 2018

Dear MarcoM7170 What a lovely review! Thank you so much for the kind words and for taking the time to write to us about your stay with us at Founders Camp. From the sounds of things, you had an incredible experience and I am delighted...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

By South African Standards Londolozi is an expensive reserve. It took a couple of years for it to become a must do. Having been to 5 star lodges in SA and many African countries it really needed to be a cut above to justify the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Founders CampResponded November 9, 2018

Dear Suzanne L Thank you so much for your kind words and your lovely review of your stay with us at Founders Camp. I am so glad to hear that all the fine details of your stay were to your liking and that you enjoyed...More

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Response from Vidyap | Reviewed this property |
The private pools are not heated - and have outdoor showers We stayed in 2 chalets and both of then had a private pool and shower; The limit is 2 people per room - we had to take 2 rooms for our family of four ( 2 adults... More
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"They all seem private and wonderful with spectacular views."
5 weeks ago
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"Chalet 5, quiet, away from main breakfast place, great viewing out on river"
Sep. 17, 2018
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"Founders Camp Room 8."
Aug. 23, 2018
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"There are 5 camps to choose from. Each camp is fabulous and unique."
Mar. 4, 2018
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South AfricaKruger National ParkSabi Sand Game ReserveLondolozi Private Game Reserve
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