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Special Offer: Kruger Safari option
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Special Offer: Kruger Safari option
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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

This was an incredible trip. We stayed for two nights, and my only regret is not staying longer (next time will hopefully come for 3/4). The hosts, staff, trackers, rangers, and guests were all really kind and made everyone feel welcome. The game drives were...More

Thank live2food
Reviewed December 3, 2017

This lodge is everything what I wish for a fantastic safari experience. The rooms are so nice. It is a small camp, not fenced. The food is fantastic. A nice pool where you can relax during the afternoon. I like it that the rooms are...More

Thank michalvanbavel
Reviewed November 10, 2017

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

2  Thank alibabes1967
Reviewed November 5, 2017

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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Thank K4362HTphilippe
Reviewed October 27, 2017

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

1  Thank Laura P
Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded November 3, 2017

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

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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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US$467 - US$740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$467 - US$740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kerri S
October 11, 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
November 17, 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
September 20, 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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"All the rooms are great..."
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"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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