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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

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Overview
Luilekker Farm Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started our Safari experience @Umkumbe. First animal spotted just after the gate. We received a warm welcome and were invited to stay in the Zebra -room. Nice view, terrace and relaxing open-air shower. Our Guide was Jade, a very enthousiastic Passionate Expert. Our first...More

Thank Journey734867
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the pleasure to stay with my daughter of 10 during 4 nights. Very efficient and friendly team, all is done to make you feel confortable. The room is fine, food simple but tasty and the lodge is near the Sabie river. So many...More

Thank isayade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three nights here at the start of our South African Adventure. Three hour wildlife drives at 5.30 and 4.30 with time for breakfast, lunch and dinner and appropriate lazing about. Excellent food and service. Super guiding from Tanya. Despite the unusual non-appearance of...More

Thank Haddersgourmet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had three nights at Umkumbe Lodge and loved every minute of it. Two of the days the weather was cold and rainy and not a lot of animals came out. However we had two spectacular game drives where we were privileged to see leopard...More

Thank royalsue57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Umkumbe Safari Lodge is well situated by Sand river to allow the viewing of animals crossing the river bed from the lodge decking area. The staff were very friendly and made sure we were well looked after during our stay. The food was also good....More

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Description
Umkumbe Safari Lodge is located in the Sabi Sand Wildtuin, considered by many to be the premier wildlife reserve in South Africa. Located on the banks of the seasonal Sand River, Umkumbe Safari Lodge is More perfectly situated in one of the best Big Five game viewing destinations in Africa. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$ 484 - US$ 606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Umkumbe Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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Umkumbe Safari Lodge Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$ 484 - US$ 606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Umkumbe Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
,
Umkumbe Safari Lodge Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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Traveller (376)
Room & Suite (62)
Pool & Beach (24)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Lauren G
17 September 2018|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi Lauren Skukuza is a lot closer - about an hour drive from Umkumbe. Nelspruit is about 2.5 hour drive. The flights into Nelspruit are generally less expensive than into Skukuza. Hope that helps. The Umkumbe Team
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italiangirl2020
26 May 2018|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Yes our reservations office can arrange transfers from the airports to Umkumbe return for you. And we do cater for vegetarians as well.
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Bridget H
15 April 2018|
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi Bridget Yes all meals are included in the rate. You will have a light breakfast before morning game drive, then a brunch when you return and then a light lunch later in the day, followed by dinner in the evening after... More
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Room Tips
"We loved Lion which was on the furthest corner of the small campus and therefore closest to wildlife."
Haddersgourmet
2 weeks ago
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"rooms facing the river"
royalsue57
3 weeks ago
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"Close to the main lounge"
chocolat240_12
7 Feb 2018
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"The price was part of the tour. Hard to judge overall expense on that basis."
822vr
31 Oct 2017
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