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    Olifants Rest Camp

    83 km from Phalaborwa Gate | Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good43%
    • Average21%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the river” (139 reviews)
    “rest camp” (39 reviews)
    “mugg bean” (28 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    21 - 25 of 416 reviews

    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Stopped off at Olifants for a quick cappuccino! We were seated and given menus and that was the end of the service! We walked out 20 mins later without a glance from any of the waiters. I dread to think how they will cope in...More

    Thank caroleG531ZS
    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Loved this place, it was simple but well located inside Krueger with sunrise, sunset, evening and day game drives that go for 3 hours for only 280rand. This is much cheaper than other game drives we have been on and you see so much more...More

    Thank melbgirl123
    Reviewed 27 August 2017

    Olifants is a very pretty camp and we found our rondeval to be clean and comfortable. The camp did not feel as big or crowded to us as some of the other camps we stayed at which was nice. However, the restaurant was of much...More

    Thank Yaussie
    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    We were here in the winter which is dry season and the Olifants river was almost dried up. This camp has great views looking down onto the river as well as views for miles beyond. The river had enough water to attact hippos and giraffes...More

    Thank Gerri H
    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    The good: Olifants Rest Camp is one of my favourites in terms of scenery. Try and get a riverview bungalow for the best views. The downsides: We waited at least 30 minutes if not more to check-in... Long queue, not enough staff. However, what a...More

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    • US$ 79 - US$ 1,194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
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    • Kruger National Park
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    • Olifants Restcamp Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Wayne C
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
    Best day trips available? Drive your own car throughout the park. There is a "sightings board" in the camp(s), which can somewhat give you an idea as to where to find animals but there is also a latest sightings app which... More
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    1 September 2016|
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    Response from Dock D | Reviewed this property |
    I booked my room in the Olifants starting from the official site of the Kruger Park. Try on sanparks
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    "Our perimeter hut had a nice sunrise view :)"
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    "book early and study the restcamp map to choose units from where you have the best views."
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    "some bungalows overlook the river, it's more expensive, but nice if you want to sit at your place and..."
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    "an accommodation with a view of the bend in the river."
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