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Punda Maria Restcamp

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Kruger National Park South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Kitchenette
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights in Russell cottage, what a treat, beautifully restored, clean and very private. The property was recently renovated and offers sweeping views. We had a resident bushbuck, nightly visits from the Galago bushbabies, cleaning staff were friendly, efficient and unobtrusive. Loved it!

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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the park for 6 nights: Punda Maria, Mopani, Talamati Bushveld (lighted watering place next door),and Berg-en-Dal. We saw it all: the Big-5 (multiple times) and many more. All visited park accommodations are excellent. The kitchen has all that is needed, the rooms...More

1  Thank EricvanF
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Happily Punda Maria is still a very charming camp, with its rustic white terraced thatched huts. It’s also the only remaining camp to have a communal braai area (there are no braais outside any individual chalets). So, one can enjoy the accounts of others’ sitings...More

1  Thank IkariaCapeTown
Reviewed June 27, 2018

First time for us in the northern part of the park. Good choice to stay at Punda Maria tented camp. Quiet camp with very little traffic. The campsite is to be behold! A waterhole at your doorstep! A few elephant and impala came to drink...More

1  Thank Linda F
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Well run camp. Shop a bit small and no magazines available. Small and friendly and we had a lovely stay in the camping site. Making lots of friends as everybody talks to each other. The monkeys are the only ones to be watched. The staff...More

1  Thank heineraudrey
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
24
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
24
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park
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Traveler (131)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Deon B
August 14, 2018|
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Response from EricvanF | Reviewed this property |
They sent us a mail before our stay to apologize in advance for drilling activities. In all honesty, they were drilling besides the gas station and we didn’t hear a thing.
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Gillian M
June 10, 2018|
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Response from phumba | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gillian The tents have all the amenities you get in the chalets, so yes electricity, and plug points, as well as a small walk in closet / dressing area. I think that either tent 4 or 5 have the best views but as far as... More
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"They all seem to be more or less the same"
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"Tent number 4 has the best view and next to the fence."
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"Safary tents are great but don't have air conditioning. warm in summer"
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"The tents are great"
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