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Imbali Safari Lodge

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Imbali Concession | Skukuza, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Skukuza
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome experience excellent service Beautiful experiece and liked location an hospitality most Great hospitality and food delicious Good safari and good experienced ranger,could just drive more safely

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CSWalker71, Director of Sales at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Imbali Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a fabulous stay with us. More 

Bilaspur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Imbali was a great experience.The Rooms a awesome with personal Jacuzzi. Nice hospitality good food(Not for vegis), you get to go on jungle safari twice every day. after safari the serve complimentary wine. best part is that it is in hart of kruger so you get to se lots of animals.we saw BIG 5 and also wild dogs. Great experience.

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CSWalker71, Director of Sales at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Your review on TripAdvisor was so appreciated , thank you very much and we hope to welcome you back to the Kruger and iMBALI SAFARI LODGE in the future. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasant bush resort with very pleasant staff. Game drives excellent with game rangers going out of their way to please guests and make experience memorable . My only criticism is that the Meals , especially dinners are average for a luxury resort,

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CSWalker71, Director of Sales at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback, we were delighted to note your positive comments regarding your game drives and lodge.We constantly strive for excellence and therefore appreciate all input and I can assure you that your feedback will be extremely helpful. Yours in Travel More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic stay at Imbali Safari Lodge. For the price point this is an amazing experience. The game drives were amazing. Raloh, our guide, was knowledgeable and fun. He made the experience unbeatable and was committed to showing us as many animals and wonders of the Park as possible. The accommodations are excellent. The rooms are sleek and... More 

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CSWalker71, Director of Sales at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for staying with us at Imbali Safari Lodge and we are delighted to read that the food and experience lived up to your expectations. We hope that you may find the opportunity to return to South Africa and The Kruger National Park ! Yours in Travel More 

Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in August 2014 at Imbali which is a private Lodge within Kruger Park. Our room was beautiful and well decorated. All rooms are situated in small bungalows not too close to each other. The bathroom had a tub, and on our huge terrace was a Jacuzzi. The food was amazing (and way too much) and... More 

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CSWalker71, Director of Sales at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Xanra Thank you for the absolutely superb feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our lovely lodge in the Kruger. We do hope that you will return to visit us in the future. Yours in Travel More 

Skukuza
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The property is wonderful. Staff is very helpful and smiling. They even arranged vegetarian Indian options for our meal. The Safari was truly an awesome experience. Only the location of Imbali Lodge is about 1 hour from Orpen gate - but that is not an issue.

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Dionne1026, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Puja K We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope that we see you again soon. Thank you The Imabli Team More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We stayed for one night after a perfect 3 night stay at their sister lodge - Hamiltons. Our welcome was effortless with cheap welcome drinks and no information given about the camp at all. Service staff are disinterested, look shabby and drag their feet during meal times. The manageress is not well presented and perhaps this is a result of... More 

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CSWalker71, Director of Sales at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for the feedback and please accept our deepest regret about your disappointing night at the lodge. We have conducted in depth training and investigations and are delighted to assure you that all your concerns have been addressed for future guests. We trust that your wonderful stay at the sister lodges may in some way redeem us... More 

Merida, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

What a wonderful experience!! Definitely one to repeat with family and friends. The hotel is divine and the game drives are amazing!!! The location and water hole allow you to see wild life while eating and relaxing by the pool. Spectacular!!!

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Dear sausannb We truly appreciate your positive comments and would love to see you back with family and friends. Thank you The Hamiltons Team More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

From the second we arrived at this beautiful gem inside the Kruger National Park, we were amazed and treated like royalty! Every single staff member went out of their way to make our stay truly fantastic!! The rooms are brilliant with extreme privacy along the dry river bed. The food was EXCELLENT with enough variety for everyone. The presentation of... More 

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Dionne1026, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear herras1986 It is always rewarding to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay and we hope that the fond memories of your honeymoon will stay with you forever! We like to see you back on an anniversary!! Thank you The Hamiltons Team More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Stayed for 3/4 days last week and it was my favourite part of my trip to Africa. I stayed in lodge 2 and think it was beautiful. There is a lovely turn down service while you're on the evening safari whichever really nice. The view from breakfast/lunch/dinner is of a water hole which constantly had animals surrounding it. We say... More 

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Dear br73 We appreciate your wonderful and informative feedback. We hope to see you again! Thank you The Imbali Team More 

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