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    Kapama Karula

    R40 | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    #4 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
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    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
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    “private pool” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    #4 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
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    Kapama Southern Camp
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    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    257 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
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    1 - 5 of 271 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great lodge, accommodation is ultra luxurious and the food is just fab. Excellent value for the standard of luxury offered. Big Five game drives and very friendly staff. Kapama game reserve has about 5 lodges on the property including Camp Jabulani which offers Elephant Interaction...More

    3  Thank AfricanSafariExpert
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    The accommodations might have been the best I've ever experienced. Service was incredible. Food was fantastic. The safari rides were unbelievable. Our guide, Greg, was fantastic with our kids, being flexible with our schedule, educated us, etc. Easily one of the best vacations we've had.

    2  Thank Sean L
    Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

    Trip of a lifetime, but I hope it's not and I get to visit again soon! Karula Lodge is visually stunning. Each of the 12 rooms are private, decorated beautifully and have their own beautiful pool overlooking the river. The service was friendly, accommodating and...More

    1  Thank Christine2111
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    Stayed in May 2017 and had an excellent, awesome, 1st class experience. Riaan and Edwin teamed to find all the Big 5 and make the "hunt" enjoyable and interesting. Food was excellent and the chef is master at his craft. All food is made fresh...More

    Thank anonomuse
    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    We stayed for 2 nights at Kapama Karula in May. Our family has traveled extensively all over the world and I must say that this was one of the best places we've ever stayed. You are greeted by the staff with warm towels and a...More

    2  Thank arunkat
    Kapama River Lodge
    1,688 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    393 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kapama Southern Camp
    587 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    257 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$1,545 - US$3,244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Kapama Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Kapama Karula Hotel Kapama Private Game Reserve ,
    • Kapama Karula South Africa/Kapama Private Game Reserve
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    Traveller (730)
    Room & Suite (147)
    Dining (33)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (515)
    Bathroom (23)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
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    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    393 reviews
    5.68 km away
     
    Kapama Southern Camp
    587 reviews
    2.42 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    6.97 km away
    Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre
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    Kacie W
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Dear Kacie, Thank you kindly for your interest in Kapama Karula. Yes, guests booking accommodation at Kapama enjoys a variety of offerings included in the tariff. Every lodge situated in the Kapama Private Game reserve... More
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    Kacie W
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Thank you kindly for your interest in Kapama Karula. Kapama Karula offers a fine dining experience but dining attire is informal, smart attire is not required. For your convenience, we took the liberty of adding more... More
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    sosbh97
    21 March 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Dear Sosbh97, Thank you kindly for contacting Kapama Karula. We are pleased to accommodate food allergies and dietary restrictions. We ask that you please contact us directly prior to your arrival for us to arrange these... More
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    "Room 11 was a bit longer walk but we enjoyed the exercise and isolation. Awesome"
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    "Any room there is fantastic."
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    "There are only 12 suites - you are guaranteed of privacy and quietness"
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    "Any room is perfect."
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