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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   R40, Kapama Private Game Reserve | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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Fort McMurray
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pretty amazing place. From the amazing food, personal waiter and guides you are well taken care of. The rooms are huge and we took a suite with the private pool. Had animals grazing of the back deck. The guides were knowledgeable and helpful and outside of one annoying family that was there can't say a bad thing about the place.... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best place in South Africa in a huge private reserve. Perfect. Very nice place, staff very pleasant. 2 safaris per day, and the rangers did their best to show us the most of wild animals every day. We adore the elephant interaction and the other activities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are no words to describe how amazing this place is. The entire staff is professional and friendly, the Rangers are knowledgeable and the game drives are incredible. The rooms are spacious and gorgeous. One of the best places I have ever stayed.

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Morris, Connecticut
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18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From arrival to departure, the time spent, although short was a great experience. The food, the staff and the accommodations were outstanding. The drives were exciting each day and offered new sightings around every corner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Words can describe the experience, the ambience, the service and the people.First class all year round!!!!! The Rangers and trackers were great. The suites were simply stunning and the views were especially breathtaking! If you ever are in SA, then it would be a crime not to visit the lovely kapama Karula!

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Adelaide Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned home to Australia from the most fantastic holiday. We spent 2 nights at The River Lodge and 2 nights at Kapama Karula. What a great combination! The River Lodge was bigger and busier and Kapama Karula had a more exclusive, luxury feel. The staff in both Lodges were professional and friendly. On 'safari' we couldn't believe... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Kapama Karula a couple of weeks ago. It is very difficult to put in to words just how unbelievable this place was. We had the most amazing holiday and have left this place with the most fantastic photographs and memories. Our time here was really far more than a holiday, it was a trip of a lifetime for... More 

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W Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here last week, in fact I'm in Stellenbosch writing the review. What can I add that hasn't been said ? Well imagine being inches away from animals you'd only seen on a boring TV. They are not tame by any stretch of the imagination but the Rangers and trackers know their stuff. It does clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing 3 day / 2 night safari at the Kapama Karula. It was an amazing stay. They design and feel of the resort is outstanding. Everything has a whitewashed, modern lodge feel and is all new. The lodge only has 12 units so it has a very quaint and personal feel. Every employee knows you. The food... More 

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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

It is my family first game reserve visit. We enjoy the exciting game drives (watching lion & lionesses, water buffaloes, elephants at such proximity), good food and spacious family suite with heated pool.

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Address: R40, Kapama Private Game Reserve | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Kapama Private Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Kapama Karula 5*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Kapama Karula Hotel Kapama Private Game Reserve
Kapama Karula Kapama Private Game Reserve, South Africa

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