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5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   North Cliff, Kruger National Park 2115, South Africa
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Lukimbi Safari Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I would like to thank all the wonderful staff at Lukimbi and in particular Zane, Norman, Sean and Shelly for the best bush holiday my wife and I have ever had. The lodge is absolutely stunning, the food magnificent, the hospitality the warmest in the world and the game sightings must be the rarest and most beautiful in the whole... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm so glad we went back!! We spent 3 nights at Lukimbi exactly a year ago and were extremely impressed with everything. Sometimes, when you return to a place of happy experiences, it isn't quite as memorable the second time around but Lukimbi has thrilled us once again in September. Sean and Shelley are such friendly managers. From the minute... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent 2 nights for our 30th anniversary. What a fabulous place. The staff are fantastic, the rooms great and we had a brilliant Ranger Jon Jon whose knowledge of the bush was great as well as the sightings. The Food is superb too. Shaun and Shelly are doing a fantastic job here. Well done to all and we will... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two friends and I stayed here for 5 nights in August and what a treat it was. Yes you visit here to experience the wildlife which was awesome and we got to see everything we wanted in large qty's due to the lodges private leases within Kruger. But the highlight for us all were the staff at this fantastic lodge.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Lukimbi Safari lodge is a super duper place for viewing wild life. The staff ,was very courteous ,food was very tastyand above all a special mention for our ranger Christ and tracker James for making our trip so wonderful. We saw all the big 6. We saw not only lions,rhinos ,wild buffaloes elephants but we spotted 3cheetahs. I would definitely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stayed at Lukimbi for 3 nights, and 2/ 1/2 days of safari drives. Zane was our guide and Norman was out tracker. In a very short period of time, Zane and Norman had observe the "Super Seven" animals. They had spotted lions, elephants and rhino relatively quickly. We were the only ones that found Water Buffalo for the days... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

What an amazing vacation! We were a group of 14 staying at Lukimbi for 3 nights and it couldn't have been better. When we arrived they were waiting for us. Greeting us with cool damp wash cloths and lemonade. Although we were late to arrive, lunch was still waiting for us and after lunch we set off for the evening... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Lukimbi staff made our first safari experience outstanding. It was also our birthday and anniversary during the stay and it was made so memorable with a romantic meal, special touches in our chalet etc. Meals were excellent and adapted to my dietary requirements. Nothing was trouble from the barman, rangers / trackers and front of house staff everyone was attentive.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We spent three nights at Lukimbi in April 2013 (apologies for the late review). This lodge is pure luxury bang in the middle of the jungle. It was about an hour and a half drive from the airport - the last half hour of which was spent after entering the national reserve watching wild animals all around us. The rooms... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I am just getting around to reviewing our stay in Kruger National Park. My wife and I visited South Africa in early November 2013 after a month long work experience in Ghana. We spent our initial week in Cape Town and then the last week in Kruger with 4 days split between Idube and Lukimbi. First off, I think the... More

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Additional Information about Lukimbi Safari Lodge

Address: North Cliff, Kruger National Park 2115, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Lukimbi Safari Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Lukimbi Safari Hotel Kruger National Park

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