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Parsons Nature Reserve plot nr. 24, Phalaborwa 1390 South Africa
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Balule River Camp is a luxurious safari lodge in South Africa. The lodge is situated in the "big five" area Balule Nature Reserve in Greater Kruger National Park. The lodge has six double rooms, which all have magnificent views of Olifants River and the bush.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free internet
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Bar / lounge
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Shuttle bus service
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Parsons Nature Reserve plot nr. 24, Phalaborwa 1390 South Africa
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Ngala Airfield35 miSee all flights
Phalaborwa Airport37 miSee all flights
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Recently, Rhino SA organized a trip for the OMG Kids to travel around South Africa; allowing them to witness first hand the dire plight of the Rhino. Rhino SA partnered with OMG to produce a documentary film (with Red Sky Pictures) about creating awareness among the youth of South Africa and the world about the near extinction of the Rhino. Hosted by private guests, Diana Moore & Robyn Haddon, in association with Sheila Bath from Dance to be Wild we had the opportunity to stay here and gain first hand knowledge of the 'real' Rhino poaching War that is going on near the border of Mozambique. The managers, Megan and Mario were nothing short of dedication and passion for doing everything that they can to save their Rhino. Megan and Mario were accommodating, thoughtful, helpful
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tremendous attention for each guest, many experience for the money, anyway nice relaxation in beautiful environment and stylish buildings. Very high level of service for all employees. A stay is highly recommended
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We had a wonderful week at Balule Camp. Everyone was very competent and kindly. Jesper and Coleen became our best friends, and we will never forget that beautiful stay. Thank you so much. We would like to come back.
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This fantastic trip to Balule River Camp for one week and the final 3 days with guide Nickie in Cape Town will be in my head and dreams for the rest of my life. Had also an fantastic appendix of my 70th. anniversary. Also many thanks to Jonathan, Edward, Coline and Jesper and all the staff on the River camp for great service, A golf round in the Wild among Shirafs and Crocs at Phalaborwa Golf Club is not easy to forget - and I will not.
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What a vacation! We had a fun and rewarding stay on Balule River Camp. Colleen, Jesper and the rest of the staff all know how to make you feel velcome and at home in the camp. And what a beautiful camp they have next to the river! The rangers Jonathan and Edvard had a lot of knowledge to share and where good spotters. The bush aruond the camp was full of animals, making our Safari experience really exiting. The elephants even visited us at the camp. The evenings spendt in the boma or in front of the fireplace with the good hosts, where atmospheric with good food and wine. We can warmly recommend a stay in Balule River Camp. The Lefsaker familiy
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South AfricaLimpopo ProvincePhalaborwa
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Frequently Asked Questions about Balule River Camp
What are some of the property amenities at Balule River Camp?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Balule River Camp?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Balule River Camp?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Balule River Camp?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Does Balule River Camp have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Balule River Camp offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.