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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“honesty bar”(8 reviews)
“the river”(38 reviews)
“sabi sands”(32 reviews)
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

My son and I visited Umkumbe in late June and we had a wonderful experience. Great sightings. We saw Elephant, Leopard, Giraffe, Rhino, African Buffalo and lots more. Our guides Bradley and Moses where wonderful, very friendly and very interactive. Facilities were very nice as...More

1  Thank jonathanalanfink
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This was the first safari for my wife & 2 adult daughters, who wanted to see animals but without staying in a luxury lodge or tents. I worked with Go2Africa and they suggested Umkumbe. What a great choice for us! We were captivated by seeing...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We're just back from a month in Africa staying at 4 safari camps (South Africa & Botswana) + Cape Town. Umkumbe was the 1st camp we'd been to) & it was really nice!!! After a lengthy road transfer (between 1-2 hours from Skukuza airport), we...More

Thank GudGollyMsMolly
Reviewed 5 July 2017

When we arrived to Umkumbe, we where astonished by Sabi Sand's beauty. We stayed some nights before at Sabie River Bush Lodge, outside Paul Kruger's gate and we didn't want to miss the opportunity to stay a night at Sabi Sands Private Reserve. Unfortunately we...More

4  Thank danielparacha
Response from 674brettt, Marketing at Umkumbe Safari LodgeResponded 10 July 2017

Firstly, thank you for your positive response with regards to our lodge and position. However, it has to our attention that the above review and experience is not accurate. Our formal response, which has been sent to you, is below. Safety is paramount when it...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

The game drives were excellent and the drivers very knowledgeable and friendly.. the rooms are really nice and the location in sabi sands is fantastic, was no uncommon to see animals in front of the lodge. The food was nice but the range was a...More

1  Thank dphelan21
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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 528 - US$ 1,606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 528 - US$ 1,606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hi - yes there is. Regards
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Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
Hi Marie Please see the cost of beers at Umkumbe below: BEERS Black Label Cans R 25.00 Castle Lager Cans R 25.00 Castle Light Cans R 25.00 Heineken Cans R 25.00 Windhoek Lager Cans R 25.00 Windoek Draught Cans R... More
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"Close to the main lounge"
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"The price was part of the tour. Hard to judge overall expense on that basis."
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"River view"
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"Some cabins face the river which we thought was nicer than those that face the bush."
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