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    Umkumbe Safari Lodge

    Luilekker Farm | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent66%
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    Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

    Lodge is old and tired and needs a refurb. Food is all buffet, breakfast, lunch and dinner and average at best. We came back from evening game drive and had to go straight to dinner with no time for shower or G&T on the decking....More

    5  Thank pukkageezer
    Reviewed 21 October 2016

    There is much room for improvement when it comes to the rooms and hotel grounds. We felt like we were in summer camp again. For the price we expected a bit more. The staff was great and the service was really good. The game drives...More

    3  Thank poncerc
    Reviewed 19 October 2016

    Upon arrival we were met by Johan, our rooms (2&3) were perfectly located with views over the river, which during our stays gave us Elephants, Rhino, Hippo, Giraffe, Baboons, Impala to name but a few. We were lucky to see the big 4 minus lions,...More

    Thank alun h
    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    My girlfriend and I stayed here for 3 nights in August and had an outstanding time. Umkumbe is marvellously located right at the Sabi river, which is mostly dry but attracts large numbers of elephant. These sometimes come so close to your lodgings it feels...More

    Thank Tim H
    Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed ate Umkumbe last week for 2 days and it was a great experience. We stayed in the Buffalo room, as it was a very rustic, confortable room. The best part of it was our guide Marius; he was very atencious and did his...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 495 - US$ 583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    9 October 2017|
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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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    "The price was part of the tour. Hard to judge overall expense on that basis."
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    "Some cabins face the river which we thought was nicer than those that face the bush."
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    "Search other hotel from Sabi Sands, the place is beautiful but Umkumbe is unsafe"
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