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Kambaku Safari Lodge

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“tracker eric”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

We stayed 3 nights...saw the Big Five, and more, on our first outing. Excellent tracker, Eric, and our competent driver, Gideon, made sure that every outing was memorable. We appreciated the fact that the preserve is not fenced and the animals roam freely in a...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded 7 November 2015

Many thanks for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you had such a great stay and I am also delighted that you refer to our sustainable ethos in terms of the environment - it is very important to us! I am also delighted that...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

From the second I arrived at Kambaku it was fantastic! Ben and Bongi are incredibly welcoming and friendly, furthermore it was lovely to have their company at dinner. I stayed in lodge 5 which was clean and spacious. All the food was simply delicious! Our...More

Thank Sophie N
Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded 7 November 2015

Many thanks for your review - it is much appreciated. We are delighted that you were made to feel part of the family - and we would love to see you return as soon as you can! I will pass your comments to Bongi and...More

Reviewed 20 October 2015

This was our second stay at Kambaku Safari Lodge (initial stay Aug 2013), and once again they didn't disappoint! We were a family of 5, three children aged 13,11 and 9yo, and we stayed for 3 nights. We had a beautiful 2 room villa with...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded 22 October 2015

Thanks very much for your review - very much appreciated especially s you refer to the way we look after our younger guests. As a lodge that caters for all ages we want to ensure that children also have a wonderful memorable time - not...More

Reviewed 15 October 2015

Brilliant location. If you are not sure where to book just book the Kambaku Safari Lodge you wil love every second I woudl stay here every time. Private game park, no private vehicles and guides and trackers who are at the top of their game...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded 15 October 2015

Many thanks for your compliments on your stay here - it is very much appreciated. We are certainly delighted that you achieved one of your ambitions in seeing leopards in the wild - 5 times over! Thanks once again and we would love to welcome...More

Reviewed 14 October 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights... saw the big 5 including 2 white lions and a few lion cubs we saw loads of other amazing animals too. The whole entire experience staying at Kambaku was amazing... best trip I have been on, the staff provided fantastic...More

Thank SIAN S
Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded 15 October 2015

Wow - many thanks for your wonderful review - thanks for the many compliments about all the aspects of your stay although as you point out the game viewing is exceptional at the moment in Timbavati - even luckier fr you in that you managed...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Babysitting
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$470 - US$1,258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$470 - US$1,258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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vivek2520
25 April 2017|
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Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
Hi we do allow children of all ages to go out on game drives. We do advise that you look into booking a private vehicle for your family as standard drives can be quite long for very young children.
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robalveston
8 April 2017|
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Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
Hi sorry for the delayed reply but we most definitely do have fantastic locations for brilliant star gazing opportunities.
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EllieM0
21 February 2017|
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Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
Hi Ellie, Yes indeed all your game drives will be included as well as meals, local beers, soft drinks, tea/coffee etc. Anything further please don't hesitate to ask. All the best, Bryce
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