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    Shumbalala Game Lodge

    Thornybush Game Reserve | Greater Kruger, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent95%
    • Very good2%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “wine cellar” (21 reviews)
    “watering hole” (27 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed July 7, 2016

    Recently returned from a trip to South Africa and spent 3 days at Shumbalala Lodge.The place was amazing. The rooms were very cosy with a view of the Watering Hole. The day we got there we were greeted by a host of animals at the...More

    Thank BillyDee2014
    Reviewed June 20, 2016

    What an great experience. The staff was friendly and made us feel like family. The rooms were very clean, and the food was the best. Our guide and tracker made sure we saw everything in the reserve. It was one of the best vacations!

    Thank Charlotte C
    Reviewed June 5, 2016

    I liked everything about this lodge except for the food. It is a very small game lodge with excellant service. The rooms are beautiful with views of the game preserve from your room. The guide on the game drives I believe a swede named bjorn...More

    Thank John R
    Reviewed June 1, 2016

    My husband and I took our high school daughter and her friend here to broaden their horizons about beautiful South Africa. After a few days in Cape Town, we arrived here to experience the bush. We saw all of the big 5, had a world...More

    Thank Mimi C
    Reviewed June 1, 2016

    The experience that I had was speechless, I can highly recommend this wonderful "Heaven on Earth" / Sanctuary to anyone. Friendly and Professional Staff, more of a Family feeling with lots of personal pampering. Game Drives are amazing and the food even more.

    Thank Ute V
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • $1,360 - $1,535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Shumbalala Game Hotel Thornybush Private Game Reserve ,
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    michellemilash
    September 8, 2017|
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    Response from Joanne D | Reviewed this property |
    You would have to contact the Lodge. We booked with a specialist African Travel company and they organised transfers.
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    mikejones361
    January 22, 2017|
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    Response from FCHMngmnt | Property representative |
    Rates include all meals, two game drives per day, a game walk in the middle of the day, all meals and drinks during game drive. Extras for your account will be drinks at the lodge and other extras such as laundry, etc
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    "All the rooms are excellent"
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    "There are only 4 suites and 1 presidential suite, so any room will be luxurious"
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    "Stay at the lodge and not the main hotel, the service is much more personal"
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