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Kapama River Lodge

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the time we were picked up at the airport to the moment our group of 20 left the lodge we were treated with brilliant animal viewing, food and customer service second to none. How our tracker picked up a leopard in the dark by just a twitch of its tail I will never know. All the staff we asked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked Kapama based on the 5* Tripadvisor reviews and Kapama delivered on these high expectations. A first-class safari: beautiful accommodations and superb game drives led by excellent rangers/trackers twice per day. We had the trip of a lifetime staying here and were so touched by the great customer service and high standards at Kapama River Lodge. Special shout-out to... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are like my wife and I; Never been to Africa and looking for the Safari Adventure, Kapama is the destination you need to book!! I have become a hobby photographer and I was NOT DISSAPOINTED!! Kapama River Lodge is the ultimate location to Experience all that South Africa has to offer....... you will see The Big Five, you... More 

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This private game reserve lodge provides all that you need for a safari adventure; best food, excellent services at meals, lodging, pool, massages, gift shop. Game drives are well organized and executed with experienced rangers and trackers.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stay two nights and it was perfect, the room is amazing, wonderfull staff and food . We saw the Big Five in the Safari . We certainly recomend the lodge and the Kapama Reserve. Wonderfull experience

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Yes, it's a place to go. Services, facilities, food, everything is superb. And the safari... we saw from the beginning to the end, the big five plus a lot of animal life. Wonderful place in South Africa. We flew there and stayed 2 nights.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth it compare to the price that we pays. it's worth to pay because it is all inclusive starting from two private game reserve per day and all you can eat breakfast lunch and dinner. all the stuffs are amazing

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to go to Kapama River Lodge over 18 months ago, it took forever to come and was gone in the blink of an eye!! Upon our arrival into quaint Hoedspruit airport, we were met by our Ranger who we spent our time with on the safaris! He was very friendly and excited to see that we arrived safe... More 

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Washington, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here as part of our honeymoon, and although the lodge and food were nice, we were really there to see animals. The lodge, of course, can't control the wildlife, but what they can control is how hard they work to get their guests in front of them. And they do this well. Our ranger, Harry, was amazing and... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic stay at Kapama. You come here to see wildlife and see wildlife we did. Our guide, Harry, was an unbelievable tracker who took great pride in his work. We saw all of the big 5 in a day and on the last day we witnessed a lioness stalk and hunt a herd of cape buffalo. Ask... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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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 National Park 1380, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Kapama Private Game Reserve
Price Range: $437 - $980 (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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