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Nkambeni Tented Lodge

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Numbi Gate, Kruger National Park 1242, South Africa (Formerly Faircity )
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When I heard we were staying at 'tented accommodation' wasn't overly keen! However, you can't really call this tenting! Each 'little house' is raised off the ground with tent/canvas walls, roll-up windows on each wall and a little veranda where you can sit and watch the beautiful sunset! There is an indoor and outdoor shower - very cool! The 'common... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time in Kruger Park. The tents were clean and had a nice "safari" feel to them. The staff was very accommodating and kind. And the surrounding scenery was breathtaking beautiful. There were even hippos wading in the back beyond the pool area. If your looking for a fun safari experience would definitely recommend this place!

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful 10 days in Kruger Park. We stayed at Nkambeni Tented Lodge. The tents were beautifully decorated,the beds were comfy and the showers,indoors and outdoors,were delightful! The buffet food table was laden. The steaks at dinnertime were just melting in your mouth and the dessert table was a feast for the eyes and mouth! The resident hippo... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our 10 day stay enormously yet again. The newly decorated tents are comfortable and clean. The aircons are humming and both indoor and outdoor showers are refreshing. The service was good and management was so attentive,going out of their way to make us feel comfy and welcome! The steaks were delightful and melting in your mouth. The dessert... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After 3 nights in a small private reserve (monwana game lodge) the contrast was striking in many ways. Impossible to compare but as we wanted to spend 1 night in Kruger national park, this proved to be ok (although some accommodation we saw inside the park looked better). It is a huge site but the tents are clean and efficient.... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nkambeni Tented Lodge is great accommodation choice when visiting Kruger National Park with your loved one. Superb hospitality of the most friendly personell turned our stay into truly unforgettable experience. We will definately get back there soon!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nkambeni Tented Lodge offer moments to remember.The accomodation, food and attention of the personell are of very high standerd .A place we will remember and recommend to our friends. The site is a pluspoint so near to Kruger National Park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was fortunate to have spent 8 nights at this facility. I was surprised at the affordability as I had always believed that there were no 'cheap' accommodation in the Kruger National Park. Beautifully appointed tented cabins on elevated platforms with all modern facilities. Reverse cycle air conditioning, mosquito nets, private bathroom and toilet as well as an outside shower... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We were part of the Parakletos hiking club that wanted to have a hiking experience in the Kruger park. Nkambeni was recommended. From the moment we arrived we were welcomed by a competent, friendly staff who made us feel special. The rooms (tents) are luxurious with air conditioning, an en suite bathroom including an indoor and outdoor shower. We could... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My wife and I spent two nights at Nkambeni in May 2014 and we had a very pleasant stay. Althought the weather was cool the tents were warm.The glass fronted showers and outside showers are unique. The train noise in the middle of the night comes as a bit of a surprise until one realises what it is. The evening's... More

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Address: Numbi Gate, Kruger National Park 1242, South Africa (Formerly Faircity )
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Nkambeni Tented Lodge 3*
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Faircity Nkambeni Tented Camp Hotel Kruger National Park

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An authentic Kruger National Park experience with friendly staff, clean serviced en-suite canvas chalets with bush views, a restaurant and bar with real South African food and drink overlooking a waterhole with resident hippos and a range of optional safari activities. ... more   less 
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