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2.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   48 km from Orpen Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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Satara Rest Camp
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg
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10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family spent two nights at Satara as part of a Kruger trip in July. 1. Game viewing - "Everyone says" that Satara is one of the best spots for game viewing and we agree! The landscape around Satara is more open than elsewhere in the park - in out two nights we saw lions, elephants, rhinos, jacket, buffalo, giraffes,... More

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dallas texas usa
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here two nights with teen son on month tour of Southern Africa. We loved this camp and stayed in one of the cottages which was spacious, comfortable and clean. Enjoyed both night and morning game drives offered through the main office, seeing leopard, lion, cheetah, hyena, and lots of other terrific game sightings. Our guides were exceptional on these... More

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Plainview, New York
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like Satara a lot - we had a bungalow with outdoor kitchenette (no oven, but there is a braai). It was spotlessly clean and as described on SanParks website. Great location for wildlife viewing. Everything was good!

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed here many times, previously camped which is ideal for kids growing up - especially if you get a spot right next to the fence - you can hear all the animals at night. We stayed in a 2 bedroom hut in section D of the rest camp. The hut had 2 bathrooms & a large kitchen with all... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights at Satara Rest Camp in June. Once in D and once in E. Night reverberated with lion roars when we were in E. Saw Hyena (not to mention Impala, Kudu, Zebra, Giraffe, wildebeest) right around the camp. Both bungalows in D and E worked well. D once looked newer and the shower/toilet were very new. All worked... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Entering Kruger from Orpen Gate we started seeing wildlife straight away. We thought Satara was a perfect choice of camp. The accommodation exceeded our expectations with everything we needed provided in clean, comfortable accommodation. We were impressed with every aspect and the Mug&Bean is certainly an asset if it suits to eat out. Also highly recommend the Sunset Drive as... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant was very good had lots of options. We had a two person hut. They had a outdoor show going on that night that both adults and kids loved. Everything was super clean. Reception staff were fantastic. You could comfortable walk to all areas of camp. The morning walk was very good.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Satara is a new camp in Kruger. The accomodiation rooms are clean and new. The trees and planted plants are small so inside of camp is not so green if you compare the other camps in Kruger. There is no river or lake wiew in the camp area so people eat only under the trees in the restaurant

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Kuwait City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been lucky enough to visit Kruger Park since 1995 and Satara remains by far my favourite rest camp. Views may not be as spectacular from inside the camps as at Olifants and Lower Sabie, but once outside the camp gates, sightings are more plentiful and just as spectacular. You are far enough from Skukuza that seeing other cars... More

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just stayed for one night at the Satara Rest Camp and also here the restaurant had just been renovated. It lacks the great views of Olifants or Lower Sabie rest camps. Again reasonable accommodation. We used Satara in transit from Lower Sabie to Olifants Camp.

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Address: 48 km from Orpen Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Satara Rest Camp 2*
Also Known As:
Satara Restcamp Hotel Kruger National Park

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