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Tinga Hotel

Kruger National Park, P. O. Box 88, Skukuza 1350, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a seasoned traveller to various game reserves in South Africa, I was most pleasantly surprised by my recent visit to Tinga Hotel in the Kruger Park. Our welcome on arrival, with wet towels to refresh ourselves and ice cold delicious lemon/passion fruit soda to drink, was just the start of our pampering. Excellent, beautifully presented lunch was served on... More 

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Nelspruit
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow!!! This ia a gem in the Kruger National Park, from the moment we entered the gate we were treat like royalties, the high tea was great. Our room was fantastic and huge......the private splash pool was relaxing after the morning game drive....Johan our game ranger was very helpful and know the park well. The food was out of this... More 

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Minneapolis
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very private rooms with lots of space, and great views of the river in front of the entire lodge and all the rooms. We saw a lot of wildlife right from our room and outdoor patio. All the included food and drinks from the mini bar and restaurant was great. No complaints. Very satisfied.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed at Narina Lodge. Oh wow what an experience. What an amazing setting. Our room was just beautiful, I could have stayed there forever and never ventured out. Sven and the staff were just so welcoming and nothing was too much trouble for them and the food was amazing. Our safari guides Isaac and Johan (Shorty) were just the... More 

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Manchester, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

With only nine rooms that are separated from each other by a considerable distance along the banks do the Sabi River, Tinga Lodge gives both a real sense of splendid isolation and absolute luxury. The rooms - more houses really - are massive and exceptionally well appointed. The views are to die for! Watching a huge herd of elephants working... More 

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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

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 August 6, 2014

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
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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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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
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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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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): $$$$
Number of rooms: 282
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