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    Shindzela Tented Camp

    Johnniesdale Farm | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9089
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    • Excellent86%
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    “bush experience” (29 reviews)
    “game drives” (72 reviews)
    “walking safari” (17 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent 4 nights at Shindzela in August 2017 as part of a two week joint-birthday safari. And what a hidden gem it is. The rooms are simple but comfortable, with a private open-air bathroom attached - we particularly appreciated the hot water bottles in...More

    Thank KTRSydney_Australia
    Reviewed 1 December 2017

    We have never experiance this kind of safari. We lived in the bush, with all positive/negative aspect with that...(spider and scorpion inside my mosqito net :o) ) most positive anyway... Saw all the big 5 within the firs 24 hours. Rhinos, 6 in total just...More

    Thank Pilledeppen64
    Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

    There simply is no way to describe what a fabulous experience we had at Shindzela - my son loved the tent bush camp experience - the camp itself is simple but tidy and an amazing way to unplug and take in the reserve. We started...More

    Thank SudamericanaTrvlr
    Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

    We spent 4 days at this tented camp. Two game drives every day, early morning and afternoon, We were very lucky and saw all big 5 within 24 houres. The rangeres took us as close as they could to the animals, so fantastic to see...More

    Thank Vanjagranheim
    Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 28 November 2017

    Thank you for your review!!!

    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    Stayed here for 5 nights in October. The lodge is a brilliant and clean rustic environment. With a maximum occupancy of 16 guests it gives a unique and personal vibe. The rooms are permanent tents, good size with ensuite shower and toilets. Hot water was...More

    Thank JoeGK
    Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 28 November 2017

    Thank you!! And hope We can host you again in the near future!

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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Kerri C
    12 October 2017|
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    Response from Fiona-Michael C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they are included in the price.
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    6 July 2017|
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    Response from Casper V | Reviewed this property |
    Roads are fine:.. your car will work
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    vivek2520
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi vivek2520 Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not allow kids younger than 10yrs at Shindzela Tented Camp. Most other family camps within the Greater Kruger Park do allow kids on Game drives, but not game... More
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