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Kapama River Lodge

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05/14/2017 05/15/2017
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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great Hotel and Structure! Very Friendly and Professional staff! Safaris were all great - with guaranteed Big Game Views!!! All meals and safari included! I recommend the optional activities - Elephant Experience was memorable!!! Thanks very much to Oscar and Jeff - our Rangers!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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Reviewed December 23, 2016

Everything perfect, beautiful room, exclusive pool, helpful, attentive staff. Food very good. Fantastic experience. I recommend both the hotel and Ranger and Traker, great professionals. A Luxury Safari with refinement and satisfaction guaranteed

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was amazing! Great experience! The best game drive ever! Saw the big5 and much more. Very organized daily schedule Best staff ever! Our Ranger Lucia was the best! Very easygoing and prestative and preapred. Muxe the spotter was also a show! No complains

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at Kapama River Lodge on our first safari in From April 8th 2017 for 3 nights and 4 days. As soon as we were picked up from the local airport we were on safari. The staff were some of the friendliest staff we have ever experience and all seemed genuinely interested in making sure our stay was the...

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Bangalore
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very nice place for Safari, if you are open to the budget then you should go to Kapama Thanks to the team to help us in getting the Basic indian food, Vegetarian can definitely be satisfied. Service 4/5 Safari experience 5/5. Apart from Leopard we could see all the Big 4 very closely. WE requested the Driver to take us...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot imagine a better place to stay for couples to stay at a game reserve. Each couple gets their own waiter for the stay, a private pool with a fantastically and elegantly decorated room. The obvious highlight is the safari itself which is led by professional knowledgeable and friendly tour/safari guides. You will see the big 5. An added...

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Healing
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent an evening here on a game drive and it was fabulous. Right from our arrival to our leaving we were treated as though we were really important to the staff and they could not do enough for us. We had a light meal before setting off for the drive and it was lovely food. Seeing everyone getting into the...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our 4 day stay at Kapama game reserve. It was very relaxing and enjoyable. Our Ranger and the staff were very warm and friendly. The meals were good, and the game drives were wonderful as well. We would have liked some variety in our game drives, especially since we stayed there for 4 days. Maybe take us to...

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Noosa, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kapama River Lodge is beautiful, relaxing, exciting and easily accessible from Hoedspruit Airport. Our tracker Las & Ranger Lee were an absolute wealth of information and we enjoyed every drive through this beautiful African landscape. We saw the Big 5 in 3 days, full prides of Lion's, beautiful herd's of Elephants with babies, Giraffes gently wandering through...just divine. Accomodation was...

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Philadelphia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay very much. We found it relaxing despite rising at 5 Am for the early morning safari. We were very fortunate to see all big five after our first two safari rides with Stephan. Our room was spacious with a balcony. We had tea and coffee service and a small refrigerator in the room. The rooms are...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kapama River Lodge is situated within Kapama Game Reserve, and presents the perfect blend between luxurious safari accommodation and a generous bed capacity of 64 bedrooms. Although large, it is so stylish, roomy and beautifully positioned along a dry riverbed, that guests fall in love with it. Each spacious room at Kapama River Lodge features a full en-suite bathroom and terrace with uninterrupted views into the leafy-green Big 5 game reserve. The central guest entertainment areas include a large rim-flow swimming pool with sun umbrellas and recliners for lazy afternoons. The long L-shaped relaxation lounge and bar under a double-volume thatch, curves around the pool and on either side is a huge double-sided fireplace creating a wondrous open-plan yet cosy atmosphere. The Rhino Boma dining area with tables arranged under a low thatch in a horseshoe curve, has a central open space where a roaring outdoor fire gives a glow to evening meals. Buffet-style meals introduce African flavours with Pan African dishes using fresh local ingredients and specialist dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kapama River Lodge

Address: R40 | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Kapama Private Game Reserve
Price Range: $567 - $1,553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kapama River Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Kapama River Hotel Kapama Private Game Reserve
Kapama River Lodge Kapama Private Game Reserve, South Africa
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“Take the rooms which are basic as they are closer to the reception, Safari and Dinning else you need to spend another 15 min extra.”
niran10483, 1 week ago | Read review
“Book rooms near the main building for wifi.... Book a Spa treatment for use of the private pool”
  • Beautiful bathrooms
Tania224, 1 week ago | Read review
“Room 29 at the end of the corridor - lovely and quiet!”
lparker, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“If you want ultimate privacy and luxury look at some of the other camps”
amyt475, Feb 24, 2017 | Read review
“I had room 24.”
ShellyCanCan, Feb 23, 2017 | Read review
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