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Reviewed 29 January 2018

This was the most expensive of the private lodges we stayed in during our 6 night safari in the Kruger. It was certainly not bad and I can see how people can be enthousiastic about the Imbali, but for us it fell short on a...More

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Andrew B - Thank you for taking the time to let us know your thoughts on your recent stay at Imbali Safari Lodge. We're sorry to hear that we did not exceed your expectations in all areas, and we will certainly be using your...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

See comments from the imbali review. An amazing game viewing experience with superb food each day. Excellent understanding of guest needs. The game ranger is truly experienced with an above average understanding of the wild, fauna and flora within the Kruger regionMore

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Dear 586sarasm - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Imbali Safari Lodge. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of being an Imbali guest and the service, food and safaris in particular. We very much hope you will visit Imbali...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018

How do i start.. The best word to describe this experience is UNBELIEVABLE, from the minute you are greeted at the airport and transported to Imabli to the minute you leave you are treated from head to toe in luxury. We arrived and was welcomed...More

1  Thank Ahem1993
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari LodgeResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Ahem1993 - THank you for posting your wonderful and very detailed review of Imbali Safari Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay with us, especially the meals and the safaris. We're honoured that you would recommend Imbali...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The Imbali lodge initially did not grab my attention. Following the first night and the hospitality of the staff and our experienced and knowledgeable game ranger DARRYL OR MIKE, the setting became so much more appealing. Excellent game viewing and such a good learning experience....More

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari LodgeResponded 8 January 2018

Dear moodleysaras24 - Thank you for letting us know about your Imbali Safari Lodge experience. We're delighted that the Imbali team and the game viewing experiences were able to win you over and we hope you will indeed return.

Reviewed 30 December 2017

the structure is not so firm like other lidge we have visited. the room had another view compared to those shown in the picture during the booking. I had to ask the hotel to confirm my reservation, a female ranger was unprofessionalMore

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Imbali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

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BruceJWEvans
1 July 2017|
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Hi BruceJWEvans - Thanks for your question - our rooms do have adapters for UK plugs – or adapters are available in the office for use while guests are here.
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vivek2520
26 April 2017|
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Response from Peter_and_Caroline | Reviewed this property |
One thing we didn't like were the kids running around. It marred an otherwise wonderfule stay. If possible, leave your kids at home or put them in a cage. Sorry, I'm not kid-phobic but game lodges like Imbali don't enhance... More
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26 April 2017|
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Response from GroovemasterS | Reviewed this property |
Children to the age of 12 are not allowed overnight in the Kruger Park. So you can bring them for a daytrip but That's it.
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