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Kruger National Park, P. O. Box 88, Skukuza 1350, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never written about Tinga but I can assure you it's a fantastic lodge that I've been to three times. From memory, they also run Narina and a few others which I have stayed at. Each is different in their own way. The food here is excellent from the chef Patrick and the rooms are amazing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know how it could get any better. The lodge was amazing. It's part of Lion Sands in Kruger National Park. The rooms were amazing, probably 600-700 square feet, over looking the Sabi River. Bathrooms were just incredible. There are only 9 individual rooms. Dinner is outside around a huge fire. The game drives, with ranger and tracker, were... More

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Sydney, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We came with expectations of comfort and adventure. For me the highlight was not the rhinos, elephants, buffalo, hippos, lions, birds, antelope, warthogs, monkeys, baboons etc etc, but the hunt for the leopard. The first illusive sighting, the chase and then the moment, fleeting and then it was gone. Lucky to get one shot. The safari team (A Team) Raymond... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Stayed 2 nights at Tinga Lodge. One of the best Safari lodge experience. It is very well located just 5 mins from Skuuzuza air strip but you do not feel this. There is hardly any airplane noise. It looks and feel like a big property but there are only 10 to 12 rooms so max you will ever see would... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Totally exception and memorable experience. On the banks of the sabi river, dead quiet at night only the sounds of the wild animals and gushing river. this is the way you want to experience the Kurger. Top class establishment with exceptional sightings on game drives.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

A wonderful luxurious resort. The rooms were spacious, well laid out and immaculately clean over looking the Sabi River. The restaurant /bar service was excellent , the food was wholesome, varied and delicious all over seen by the warm, welcoming Loudrey. Jason & Emanuel our safari guides were amazing, their vast knowledge and respect for the animals and this beautiful... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The Tinga Lodge and staff are first rate. The service was impeccable, rooms comfortable and almost luxurious. Very roomy rooms. Loved the personal plunge pool! The view was awesome from every room and all parts of the lodge. The open air feel made you feel like you were living outside. The game drivers and spotters were courteous and friendly, as... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Traveled here with my family for a safari around Kruger. The villas are stunning and you can see an unbelievable amount of wildlife just from your back porch. Each of our villas had a plunge pool which was a fantastic touch as well. The service was on point and the food was fantastic. They take care of your every need.... More

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Holden, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I wanted a lesser known spot in Kruger and highly recommend this one. what a treat to be near to civilization but to feel completely out in the middle of the wilderness. great service all around in accommodation and safari experience. very comfortable and elegant rooms while you take in the gorgeous surrounding scenery.

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Maun, Botswana
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17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

While Tinga is close to Skukuza, the metropolis of KNP, you will not realise this, being surrounded by beautiful bushveld. You will enjoy safaris on a private road network and have the potential to view a wide variety of game. We were very lucky to see black rhino! This is a great spot in The Kruger Park , easily accessible... More

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Address: Kruger National Park, P. O. Box 88, Skukuza 1350, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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