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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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Tsakane Safari Camp
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

After spending 3 nights a tskane walking safari I wanted to write a review to save anyone making the mistake I just did. The camp was really good, nice clean rooms with outdoor shower hearing all the noises of the bush as you sit on your balcony. There was a Bar area, lounge area and a boma for night time.... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We've just spent 5 of the most memorable days at Tsakane. The camp is amazing and we were extremely well looked after by Josh, Mark, Daniel and Ephram. Walking in the bush, tracking the animals, learning about the rich ecology in the area - all absolutely fascinating - topped off with great food cooked on the open fire, sundowners and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

I was lucky enough to spend five days in the Tsakane Camp by the end of May 2013. I didn't know what to expect - yet it turned out to be the most beautiful time, definitely the best experience of my whole trip to South Africa! The camp is peaceful and beautifully set up, allowing for a real authentic bush... More

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Woodinville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

In early June, my sister and I spent seven memorable days in Tsakane Safari Camp. If you define “animal” to include five species, you might be better off going to a zoo. But if you are open to everything from the spider community to the soaring eagle, the mating call of impalas and the roaring of lions, the quiet walk... More

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Busselton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We spent three magnificent days in Tsakane in late May. The camp was far more than we expected. Really excellent value. All the staff were exceedingly professional as well as delightful company. Our prime reason for visiting was to do some walking in the bush after spending a few days game viewing in Kruger. We were not dissapointed at all.... More

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Upper Hutt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Visit May 13 to 17 one of the highlights of a month long safari in Africa. Emille our guide and Mark our cook and entertainer were supberb. We had close up encounters with many animals especially elephant. Lions roared each night one in particular very close to camp. Buffalo herd hard against the fence, metres from a breeding herd of... More

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Thane, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We were at Tsakane in May 13, and were there for four days but we felt it was very short. The bush walks were very informative and felt completley safe in hands of our rangers Emille and Joshua. Mark made really tasty food and made sure we ate till our stomachs were full .Mark ,Emille and Josh had very good... More

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Palm Springs
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

We just finished our stay at The Tsakane Safari Camp that we booked through Viator. The description of the stay was nothing like the experience. Most important in staying in a Safari Camp is the need for safety. While the Guide, Amile, was excellent and knowledgeable, his hands were tied in a couple of respects. The owner needed the rifle... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

I find it diffiult to put into words the experience I had a Tsakane. The people involved in maintaining the camp are not only extreemly professional but they are also able to engage on persona llevel with the traveller at the camp. Each of us were made to feel extreemlwelcome, other accommodation was awesome, I was fortunate to have a... More

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Heerhugowaard, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011

Definitely the best part of our holiday in South Africa! Very knowledgeable guides, excellent service and lots of animals.

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Address: Kruger National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Private Game Reserve
Also Known As:
Tsakane Safari Camp South Africa/Balule Private Game Reserve

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