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Shambala Zulu Camp

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

We were driven from the Saxon hotel up to Shambala in the Limpopo region and I would recommend this to everyone as it lets you have a real chance to enjoy travelling through South Africa’s rural villages and mile upon mile of bush land, arriving...More

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Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Andrew, Thank you for your wonderful review of your stay at Shambala Private Game Reserve. We are delighted to hear about your experiences and that you found the team to be excellent. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Not an African word but rather Tibetan for magical kingdom and indeed it is. A huge amount of work has gone into turning poorly performing cattle farms into a vast game reserve across some 10,000 hectares. I have read other comments that the animals are...More

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Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear nowvoyager1, Thank you for your review of your stay at Shambala Private Game Reserve, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experiences with us and we will certainly share your feedback with the Team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best...More

Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here last month with my fiancé and it was incredible. Awesome that it’s only 2.5 hours from Johannesburg. On our way from the gate to the room we saw so many different animals and knew we were in for an amazing experience. It was...More

Thank mikepfoley
Response from GeorgeCohen, George Cohen at Shambala Zulu CampResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michael and Michal, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us at Shambala Private Game Reserve. It is always such a pleasure to receive this kind of feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed January 22, 2018

Beautiful intimate 5 star safari lodge, excellent service, attentive and caring staff, the spa is a real treat, the food delicious. Amazing attention to detail - every time we left our room it was refreshed, outside the gravel was groomed as soon as you had...More

Thank claudiabettina2016
Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Shambala Zulu CampResponded March 16, 2018

Dear claudiabettina2016, We are delighted to receive this feedback on your recent stay at Zulu Camp. It is always a pleasure to hear that a guest enjoyed themselves and we will be sure to convey your compliments to the team. Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

We spent two perfect days in this amazing reserve. The lodge is a five star one in every single detail (there is also a beautiful outside shower). Food is delicious from breakfast (both sweet and savory, for every taste) to dinner. The chefs are really...More

Thank wandy89
Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Shambala Zulu CampResponded January 3, 2018

Dear wandy89, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is always such a pleasure to receive this kind of feedback and we will certainly pass it on to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best...More

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