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Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

It’s been a pleasure to spend three days at the Kambaku Safari Lodge. The facilities are amazing and they all have that olde-world Mogambo-inspired charm that makes your stay unforgettable. David, the manager, is not only funny and charming but he also has the knack...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded November 24, 2015

Many thanks for your wonderful review. The Kambaku Team work hard to make every one of our guests feel welcome, wanted and at home! It is fantastic that you had such great game drives as well but as you point out there are many elements...More

Reviewed November 23, 2015

It was a dream - 4 days of safari and game drives in this wonderful private park of greater Kruger. I could not mention enough that the stay in Kambaku lodge was exceptional and perfect! We even got a bed-time-story, own candles and a superb...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded November 24, 2015

Wow - describing us as 'exceptional' and perfect is wonderful! We just have to make sure we stay that way for your next visit! Thanks for acknowledging that your stay was down to a team effort - it really is as without all the staff...More

Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

We were fortunate to have big five viewing for every one of our six safari drives at Kambaku Safari Lodge. We saw lots of action with lions feasting on a Cape Buffalo one evening and then a few days later hyenas and vultures finishing up...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded November 21, 2015

Many thanks for your wonderful review, especially the reference to the game drives. It is fantastic that you had many opportunities to see the Big 5 in action but as you may know there are so many other animals and plants to see in this...More

Reviewed November 17, 2015

Your experience on safari will most likely be marked by the spotting of The Big Five, but there is so much more here... The folks at Kambaku were truly a cut above the rest. They were equally hospitable and sociable, and had a profound impact...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded November 21, 2015

Thanks very much for your compliments and we are of course are delighted that your stay with us had such a profound effect. Thanks also for referring to the friendliness of our staff - we like to welcome all of our guests and make sure...More

Reviewed November 17, 2015

I cannot praise the staff at Kambaku Safari Lodge enough. From the moment we arrived, we were treated like valued friends. Our experience was wonderful from the accommodations, the food, the game drives and the amazing, caring staff. Didn't want to leave. Would recommend to...More

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Response from Kambaku2007, Manager at Kambaku Safari LodgeResponded November 17, 2015

Many thanks for your review. For many of our guests the first time in the bush can be exciting - and a bit daunting at times so we are delighted that we were able to reassure you and that you enjoyed your stay with us....More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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$480 - $1,208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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$480 - $1,208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Chocolate74
March 21, 2018|
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Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
Hi there - thank you for your question regarding children on game drives. We find that even 5 year olds are able to handle the 3 hour game drive. we have a fantastic children's program which keeps them interested through... More
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vivek2520
April 25, 2017|
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Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
Hi we do allow children of all ages to go out on game drives. We do advise that you look into booking a private vehicle for your family as standard drives can be quite long for very young children.
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robalveston
April 8, 2017|
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Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
Hi sorry for the delayed reply but we most definitely do have fantastic locations for brilliant star gazing opportunities.
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"Room 3 is the only one without a balcony. Try to request one as close as possible to the watering hole"
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"The place offers only 8 bungalows, so not a bad room in the lodge. Very intimate place with a lovely common..."
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"Room 8 was quiet and close to the water hole. We were super comfortable. Photos on the website are accurate."
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"Get one facing the pond and watch for animals drinking there early or late"
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