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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first ever safari and we didn't know what to expect. But what we got to experience during our stay with Sausage Tree was nothing close to what we could ever dream of. Wonderful location, amazing and friendly staff, clean and beautiful tents and food that would impress Gordon Ramsey (heavenly good! Thank you Orlando). We highly recommend... More 

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Leer, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Like other experience we made, this lodge truly derserves the certificate of excellence! You feel like a member of a familiy there. Everybody is really friendly, great Game drives with a Lot to learn, great food and a good Mix between action and relaxation! Definately worth going!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When I read that we were staying in tents in a safari camp, I was a little anxious. I am not the camping type of gal. This was glamping at it's best. The tents are on a foundation with a front porch to watch the wildlife. There is a beautiful indoor bathroom with a tub and an outdoor shower. I... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kevin, the safari guide, was informative and entertaining. He knew a lot about all the animals and the set-up in a private reserve is much more intimate with no more than 2 trucks being onsite at any time. Kevin's girlfriend, Andrea, works the front of house and the both of them were such a delight to spend a couple of... More 

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Sausage_Tree, Owner at Sausage Tree Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Isaiahbenjaminl Thanks so much for choosing Sausage Tree as your safari destination in the Greater Kruger National Park. It's fabulous you found everything informative, entertaining and intimate. We hope you will visit us again soon. Safari greetings from the whole Team here at Sausage Tree Safari Camp! More 

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lucky that we booked our safari with the Sausage Tree Camp. From the moment we arrived it felt like home, all the staff were friendly and helpful. We got there just before lunch which gave us the chance to meet the other guests and exchange stories of our holidays. The safari drives, in tough 4x4 jeeps, were exciting and informative.... More 

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Dear Dan B Wow.... I think epic would also describe your brilliant, informative and very high recommendation of our private and unique camp Sausage Tree .. thank you for taking the time to write all the details on your delightful stay above. Please come back to visit us again for more unforgettable memories. Bushveld regards from all of us here... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our time here, everything was excellent, the game drives, the staff, the hospitality and the food. Our trip could not have been any better, we saw lions, black rhino, leopard and we highly recommend Sausage Tree.

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Sausage_Tree, Owner at Sausage Tree Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Incedo How wonderful to hear that your trip could not have been better and that you enjoyed absolutely everything during your stay at Sausage Tree Safari Camp. We really appreciate your high recommendation and hope you come back to visit for more fabulous sightings. Best regards from the bushveld and the whole team here at Sausage Tree! More 

Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really good place. From being picked up by Richard at the airport to meeting the extended family and Cruella De Ville ;-) when they had a wee get together on-prem one night. It was all really terrific........well apart from the wee hangovers the next day :-) It's glamping in the bush and if you like glamping or even... More 

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Sausage_Tree, Owner at Sausage Tree Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Doirefad We are privileged you chose Sausage Tree Safari Camp as your first Safari experience. There is perhaps no way better, than to see the big 5 and as you say everything in between and enjoy the comforts of the lodge listening to the animals at night from your luxury tent...We hope to welcome you back again soon and... More 

Hilversum, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend two nights at Sausage Tree and were able to join 4 game drives. The professional staff of this resort will do anything to make your stay memorable. From then arrival, the game drives, the breakfast, lunches and dinners . Everything is special during this stay. They definitely know how to give all guest a special feeling. The drives... More 

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Dear Anja68 We are indeed thankful to you too for choosing Sausage Tree Safari Camp for your 2 night stay in the Greater Kruger. You are so very right that everyone of our guests are special to us here at the camp and very much hope you join us again for more special moments. Bushveld regards from us all here... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Sausage Tree last year as a couple and returned this year with my husband's family as we knew they would love it. Our hosts this year were Eswe and Andrea, and our guides were Kevin and the unbeatable tracker Thembe (who we also had last year and think he's ace). All the big 5 were spotted many... More 

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Sausage_Tree, Owner at Sausage Tree Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Snowybennett So wonderful to hear that you returned with family and yet again had a phenomenal time with us here at Sausage Tree Safari Camp. We hope always to have you visit us again and again for more great sightings and company, tasty food and comfortable accommodation. Safari greetings from everyone here at Sausage Tree! More 

Copenhagen Region, Denmark
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experience of the african nature is amazing when you have a guide WHO knows how to explain. Funny little storys about Amy animal you see makes the really early morning drive exciting. The lodge is nice and cozy with amazing staff Who makes you feel like home. The food is also amazing!

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Dear Anderssoendergaard We're so glad you had an amazing stay at Sausage Tree Safari Camp and enjoyed all the stories, games drives, food, cozy accommodation and company. We hope you will come to visit here in Africa's natural habitat again soon. Bushveld regards from us all at Sausage Tree! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the Balule Nature Reserve, Sausage Tree Safari Camp promises rich game viewing and spectacular views, as our boundary with Kruger National Park is open and the Northern Drakensberg Mountains form a majestic back drop. This family operated safari camp pride itself on the warm atmosphere and African safari tented accommodation it offers. Enjoy lantern lit dinners in our boma or open deck under the star studded African sky. Sunrise and sunset safaris in open 4x4 vehicles are the highlights of the day.The Safari Camp:Our African safari-styled tents are nestled in between Marula, Knobthorn Acacia and Sausage Trees and overlook a dry river bed, the bush and the Northern Drakensberg Mountains. Each tent is spacious and built in an elevated position with it's own special view. The tents are fully furnished and have their own private deck and ensuite bathroom with a bath and outdoor shower. Inverter or Eco based Air-conditioners are fitted in each tent ensuring that you stay cool during those warm summer nights... and can even be set to warm during those colder nights in winter. Insect gauze on all the windows and doors keep the insects outside where they belong. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sausage Tree Safari Camp

Address: Cambridge 25, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Private Game Reserve
Price Range: $341 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sausage Tree Safari Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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