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Kapama River Lodge

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| R40, Kapama Private Game Reserve, Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An amazing group of people, fantastic food and accommodation. The knowledge of the guides and rangers was remarkable and fascinating. The whole stay was enjoyable and we got to see all the animals we had hoped to see, in a relaxed environment, where they are not harassed all the time by tourists. We would certainly go back again.

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We checked in on Christmas Day, and it was an amazing way to spend the holiday! The lodge was tastefully decorated, and our rangers even had Santa caps to wear, which was a fun touch. We had dinner that evening in the Boma, and it was a really special dinner. The food was amazing, and there was a huge selection... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful stay in a beautiful spa suite. We met some wonderful people during our stay but the most memorable were the staff working at the lodge. Nothing was too much to ask for Joel our waiter. Our ranger John was determined to make sure we saw a Leopard before we left and managed to... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited Kapama early in February 2016 and we were blown away by the welcome, service, food, game drives and organization and friendliness of all staff from cleaners to management. Our ranging team of Freedom and Noel were superb, catering to all our needs, from insects, plants to birds and Big Five. The food was ridiculously good, to the point... More 

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Gold Coast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A South African Safari has always been a bucket list item for me my whole life. My husband and I were fortunate to visit the incredible Kapama Game Reserve to complete this wish. We spent three nights here as part of our Honeymoon. The lodge staff were warm, attentive and friendly. Special mention to Alfred & Comfort. Our room was... More 

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London, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights and overall we did enjoy our stay, but I would say that this was mainly due to the animal sightings rather than our stay at the hotel. The hotel is very nice and quite well organised, but there are one or two things that could be done better, and then this place would be magnificent.... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a bush wedding at Kapama in November 2015. We were welcomed into the magnificent entrance and handed champagne or fruit juice with cold cleaning towels to freshen up. The rooms were absolutely beautiful with comfortable beds. new linen, air conditioning, large shower and bath. Dinner in the boma that night couldn't have been more romantic, set under the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There is nothing that you could ask for that is not included here. A dream come true. Staff were wonderful, location is a dream and the whole thing is just incredible. HIGHLY recommended!!! The pool and food were particularly outstanding.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very Good and comfortable accommodation with free WIFI. Breakfast and lunch were good and the dinner menu tended to reflect the location. We saw a variety of animals and birds on the game drives. Service everywhere was very good.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

my husband and I were just at Kapama on our honeymoon and we were blown away!! this place knows how its done. The food is amazing, lots of choices to suit all diets. The spa is top notch and the staff are friendly and accomodating. We were lucky enough to see the big 5 our guide Greg and tracker Michael... More 

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