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Vuyatela Lodge & Galago Camp

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3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   Djuma Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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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 November 26, 2014

Having visited Galago camp with family we took the opportunity to visit Vuyatela with friends. We are a group that have been making annual trips to Sabi Sand self catering lodges for the past 9 years.Camp staff met us on arrival and assisted us in getting settled. As the camp is self catering there was a lot of stuff to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This camp sleeps 10 but we came with a group of 7. This actually worked out best because to have 10 people on a vehicle at once would have been a bit crowded. What an experience. It is self catering with an offer of a chef, which many of the reviews recommended and raved about. We chose to just do... More 

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34 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

A group of friends and myself spent 3 nights at Galago self catering camp and enjoyed every minute. The camp has just the right amount of luxury without being ostentatious. Kitchen is well-equipped and staff are really efficient. We also had great game viewing in a good safari vehicle. Only small change I would recommend is to equip the ranger... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We were at Vuyatela a group of 10 of us for a few nights in Aug 2013, and following this trip we immediately book a longer stay for the same period in 2014. The staff are ever so welcoming, and I am not going to lie the inclusion of a chef into this self catering establishment was the icing on... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Over the years my wife and I have been to a number of self catering camps in the Sabi Sand and Timbavati areas, including several previous visits to (the old) Djuma Galago. This time we went as a group of 10 with family from Switzerland and SA and spent 3 nights at Djuma Vuyatela. The weather was kind and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

If you enjoy the finer things in life though appreciate being out in the bush - then you can't go wrong with Vuyatela. The wild life in this particular part of the bush is particularly busy - you're absolutely guaranteed of seeing almost everything you've ever wanted to witness - and it's all 100% wild. My sister and her husband... More 

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White River, Mpumalanga, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Been twice to Vuyatela, great little seperate chalets that sleep 2, and a main living and eating area. The second time we went it had been changed to self catering with staff and you have to book the place out - enough space for 10 people and more kids...bearing in mind that a vehicle could only fit 10 people max.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

UnFreaken Believable!!! If you EVER, EVER get the opportunity in your life to visit Africa, do not pass it up and this is the freaken place to go... great beautiful location, great friendly and helpful people, great delicious food, and most of all great wild life experience and appreciation…. Djumba – Vuyatela Lodge was beyond all the wildest dreams… all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We have just spent 5 nights at Vuyatelo - an awesome time was had by all. This is our first trip to Vuyatelo, we have had 7 previous trips to Galago. The accommodation is top notch and facilities excellent. Although we chose to do our own catering, Luzile was always on hand and assisted with inspirational dishes. Taxon and Amos... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We were a party of 7, so used 4 of the chalets. Couldn't agree more with the review of Dan201103-- we also were there in July 2013 and chose to have the chef. The staff was just terrific, facilities were fabulous and the game drives a rousing success. Hard to pick a highlight, but probably the mother cheetah with her... More 

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Address: Djuma Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve > Djuma Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Vuyatela Lodge & Galago Camp 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Vuyatela Hotel Djuma Game Reserve
Vuyatela Lodge & Galago Camp South Africa/Djuma Game Reserve

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