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Tydon Safari Camp

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Went to tydon for a 4 night stay expecting not a lot.... but getting it all!! Got there in the afternoon. Staff eere very friendly and helpful and a wealth of knowledge about all of the animals that we saw. The accomodation was pretty amazing. I hate camping where tents are involved but these were pretty much rooms with an...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved our stay at Tydon Safai Camp. Being able to drive through both Sabi Sands and Kruger added a lot to the experience, and we were able to see different animals in each area. The guides were all very knowledgeable and dedicated to making the experience as special as possible for each group. They were able to answer...

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1Thank Lane O
Columbia, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All was first rate. The guides are terrific and extremely knowledgeable - they go out of their way to make it a great experience and they really do care. They were also very educational - great discussions on conservation and the history of the parks. They made the trip but the accommodation was fantastic and the food, all traditional, exceptional....

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1Thank Melvin O
Lexington Park, Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had no idea what to expect so I overpacked for the 4 day safari. They thought of everything! The place was incredible: * Tents were spacious, clean, air conditioned with a full bath attached and they supplied a flashlight (torch) and mosquito spray * The beds were comfortable * The food was delicious and plentiful * The guides were...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are quite torn about our stay at Tydon Lodge. On the one hand, offering access to Sabi Sand and Kruger Park, it provided us with some of the greatest game drives we had in South Africa. The dedication and knowledge that the rangers, especially Drikus, showed, were amazing. The tents were really comfy and, the place overall very relaxing....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This experience was a dream come true! Although I've been fortunate to travel quite a bit, this safari is one of the best adventures I have ever done. The food was plentiful, extremely plentiful!, and delicious (I especially liked the pap [maize] and chakalaka [spicy tomato sauce]). I've done much tent camping and backpacking in my life but have never...

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1Thank julie b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had an amazing first safari with Tydon, we stayed for 3 nights. Let's start with the beginning - pick up at Johannesburg airport was super smooth and the drive to the camp was easy, equipped with bathroom breaks and an amazing lunch spot (farm to table style food). Pick up and drop off to and from...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My cousin and I did the 4 day tydon safari camp and it did not disappoint! From the guides (Stephen was exceptional as we're Leisel and Benji), whose knowledge was vast, to the accommodations and food, the entire trip was not one we will soon forget. The service was on point and the guides spent the evenings with us to...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 5 of us stayed at Tydon Safari over the course of ~3 days (5 game drives) and our experience truly surpassed expectations. After a ~5 hour car ride (with 2 stops) across a beautiful landscape, we arrived at camp and went on our first drive within about an hour. It was great to get fresh air after...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We did a 5 day Safari and stayed at the Tydon Safari Lodge. This is situated within the sabi sand area but just outside the sabi sands reserve gates. We did a combination of game drives in Sabi Sands & Kruger each day (2x per day). The overall experience was incredible. The game drivers are highly informative & knowledgeable. What...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestling in the shade of indigenous trees, this visual oasis of inspirational elements combines to culminate in this magnificent Tented Safari Camp. Intimate and comfortable, yet simplistic combined with excellent service, the Camp creates a traditional African Safari feel to your journey, and you can be forgiven for thinking you were transported back in time to an unspoilt and unexplored Africa. Sharing its borders with the world renowned Sabi Sand Game Reserve which forms part of the Greater Kruger region due to having unfenced borders with the Kruger Park, Tydon Safari Camp offers guests a unique opportunity of staying in permanent semi luxury tented rooms and experiencing wildlife game drives and bush walks in the Sabi Sand as well as the Kruger National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tydon Safari Camp

Address: Shaws Gate, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: ₹ 6,721 - ₹ 10,081 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Tydon Safari Camp Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
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