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Umlani Bushcamp

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  • Average1%
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“no electricity”(71 reviews)
“tree house”(46 reviews)
“oil lamps”(22 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

We spent two nights here, one in Rondavel #1 and the other in the tree house and have very fond memories from each. The huts are situated such that ours was the one on the perimeter, and it was ours and #2 that were the...More

Thank kindredspirits
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Loved the place. They treat you like family with home cooking and royalty like service. It was truly an experience of a lifetime. The big five 5-50 feet away on 95% of the game Drives. Professional and very hospitable scouts and guides. Truly looked forward...More

Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A return visit following our once in a lifetime trip to SA 18 months ago! We have been desperate to come back to Umlani since then. We remain overwhelmed by the experience provided by the whole Umlani family. From the housekeeping team's 'welcome' message on...More

Thank BahHumbug123
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Very good service, delicious meals and erperienced game drive team. Nice athmosphere of the lodge. Internet is very limited in time and location. Unfortunally we didn´t see a leopard - a good reason to come back!

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

We have done some safari's before in South Africa. And they all have their special characteristics. Umlani is placed in a private reserve, but without fences connected to Kruger, so animals can roam freely. We saw the big five twice actually, with even 2 leopards...More

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Response from Schiess, Owner at Umlani BushcampResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your detailed review of Umlani we appreciate it .

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US$519 - US$744 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kerri S
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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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 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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