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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent30%
    • Very good42%
    • Average22%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 386 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had the perimeter bungalow 109 which had a good enough view. The room was good though the air conditioning was not functioning and we had to call for help to fix it. Restaurant is good with friendly staff serving good food with a view....More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We paid a bit more to get a room with a nice outlook and the view overlooking the river was breath taking! Sitting on the verandah with a wine at sunset was perfect. The room itself was standard for the rest camps in the Kruger....More

    Thank Anthea123
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We arrived at Olifants with reasonably low expectations. We had booked a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom bungalow and hadn't expected much, but it was reasonably large, with a decent sized kitchen, living and dining area. There was a strange smell, which may have been from...More

    Thank Trunkix4
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    my partner woke me up at 6am so we could go and watch the sunrise over olifants river. little did i know that's where he would propose!!!!!! i will forever have the best memories of this place. the bar staff are very friendly, and the...More

    Thank EmmaGila
    Reviewed June 11, 2017

    We spent two nights here and had two different rooms. We were unable to reserve the room with the best views when we booked, so we spent one night in Hut #2 and the next night in Hut #9. Both rooms were nearly identical, the...More

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    • $95 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
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    • Olifants Restcamp Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Wayne C
    April 28, 2017|
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    Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
    Best day trips available? Drive your own car throughout the park. There is a "sightings board" in the camp(s), which can somewhat give you an idea as to where to find animals but there is also a latest sightings app which... More
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    September 1, 2016|
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    Response from Dock D | Reviewed this property |
    I booked my room in the Olifants starting from the official site of the Kruger Park. Try on sanparks
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    "number 13 for the best view, also very private and easy walk to the shop/restaurant"
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    "Room 2 had a nice view and was less expensive, but Room 9 did in fact have a slightly better view."
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    "Guest house has the best views. We walked out on our deck and there was an elephant, a hippo, and a crocodile."
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    "Ask for a rondavel overlooking the river."
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