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    Umlani Bushcamp

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7447
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “no electricity” (71 reviews)
    “oil lamps” (22 reviews)
    “game drives” (104 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 377 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I took my 10 year old son for 3 nights and we had the most amazing time. The bush camp is stunning and the huts are perfect. We had the lion rondavel, they all have really comfy beds and an outside bathroom, we had a...More

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    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    Umlani Bushcamp only receives 5 stars as we can't give it more!!! We were made so welcome by Oliver when he collected us from the airport and greeted by a beaming smile from Anna on arrival at Umlani Bushcamp itself. The food was amazing, the...More

    Thank Andrew S
    Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 4 weeks ago

    What a great review of Umlani, thank you. We love to hear that you found our staff so amazing. Their knowledge of the wildlife is incredible and we are thrilled you enjoyed it. The bush walk with Shadreck is truly eye opening and he is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent service.Lodge in a good location in the middle of the bush away from the tar road.Excellent rangers and trackers doing their best to see the animals,very efficient.Staff is very courteous and take care of the guests.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Absolutely amazing place. Janine at Inspired2Travel organised our SA holiday and organised a fantastic few days at Umlani. The game drives were incredible, with the guide and ranger working well together as a team. We saw so many beautiful animals, from elephants to leopard to...More

    Thank Laura P
    Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    thank you for your review of Umlani. It is always great to hear about our guests experiences. We are so glad you enjoyed your delicious meals and the lovely camp atmosphere. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Many thanks, Lauren

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Umlani was the second of two camps we visited this trip and it definitely did not let us down. I especially appreciated the small size of Umlani which made the experience feel much more personal. We stayed in one of their "ecohuts", which was very...More

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    Thank Nuuanu
    Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review of Umlani. Our tree house does give guests an authentic bush experience. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed every aspect of Umlani and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Lauren

    Kapama Buffalo Camp
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$433 - US$627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Umlani Bushcamp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve ,
    • Umlani Bushcamp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Kerri C
    11 October 2017|
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    Response from Umlani | Property representative |
    Hello Traveller Yes, all game drives are included in your stay. Kind regards Umlani Team
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    Rebecca F
    17 November 2016|
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    Response from Lizzie86_1 | Reviewed this property |
    Breakfast after Safari was proper breakfast. Eggs made to order, toast, bacon, fresh fruit. One day we had lamb "bacon"! Lunch was salads and meat of some kind. Dinners were ox tail, lamb, etc. Usually one or two choices... More
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    Kim Van N
    20 September 2016|
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    Response from Schiess | Property representative |
    Hi Kim We use gas geysers to heat water for showers these gas heaters work on demand. Hot/warm water is available any time you require it. We have a solar powered charge station for electronic devices cameras , cell... More
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    Room Tips
    "Room 5 right in the middle of camp"
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    "Stayed in eco-lodge. Nice and cool inside."
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    "Keep doors and windows firmly shut to keep out monkeys."
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    "Eco hut 7 is a great option during winter when it gets quite cold at night."
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