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New York City, New York
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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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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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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 4 days ago NEW

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 5 days ago NEW

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 1 week 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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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kapama is our best game reserve. The game drives with rangers and trackers never seem to disappoint us. The hotel staff are amazing always doing their best to make you feel at home. We have now returned to Kapama the 4th time and still loving it. The place is always kept in immaculate condition . Giving one the confidence to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you to all concerned - especially our guide Harry - for a wonderful 3 nights stay at the River Lodge, with one special night in the open air at the Lion's Den. There we were surrounded to a 360 degree lightning display which lasted 2 hours, with no associated rain. Thanks to Harry's great skill and attention we saw...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first safari and having looked at so many options, and being based in Australia, we found it so hard to choose which safari to book - all looked fabulous. We ended up with Kapama and I have to say I'm so so glad! I had read some of the previous Trip Advisor reviews and was a bit...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel and the services is very good we liked a lot the personal support from the staff, Joes our driver is the best! To be better the beverages can be included in the rate to meke the experience fully complete!

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Amenities

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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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  • Free Parking
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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 - $1,555 (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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“Book rooms near the main building for wifi.... Book a Spa treatment for use of the private pool”
  • Beautiful bathrooms
Tania224, 5 days ago | Read review
“Room 29 at the end of the corridor - lovely and quiet!”
lparker, 1 week 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
“Some bedrooms are in the lodge. others are a 2 minute walk near to the spa, equally both are good.”
Travelsnowy, Feb 13, 2017 | Read review
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