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Orpen Rest Camp

Orpen Gate, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Traveller (22)
Dining (5)
Room & Suite (5)
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good57%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Crocodile Bridge Safari Lodge
93 reviews
#70 of 171 Speciality lodging in Kruger National Park
 
The Wild Olive Tree Camp
38 reviews
#119 of 171 Speciality lodging in Kruger National Park
 
nThambo Tree Camp
374 reviews
#3 of 15 Speciality lodging in Klaserie Private Game Reserve
 
Honeyguide Tented Safari Camps
283 reviews
#2 of 6 Speciality lodging in Manyeleti Game Reserve
 
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Orpen is ok as a one night stop over if you have been travelling for hours to get into Kruger Park but don't expect too much in terms of luxury. It is basic and not much has changed in the rooms in the last 30...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely small camp just on the inside edge of Kruger. A tiny hamlet compared to the city of Skukuza. Plenty of wildlife activity around the perimeter fence waterhole. Large roomy verandahs. Swimming pool for cooling off in.

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The camp is quite small, as well as the shop, which closes a bit earlier than those in bigger camps. And there is no restaurant. However, the bungalows are very nice, comfortable and look very new. There is a small pond with a light just...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This was our first stay at Orpen. Because it is a very small camp, we were unable to get one of the two bedroom cottages and ended up with the one bedroom hut. As we experience at all of the SAN camps we have stayed...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Staff at the shop was the most friendly, cheerful people we encountered in the whole time of our trip. But this is where the nice things stop. The ablution blocks were filthy, with dirty floors etc, not being graphic about the detail. It is such...More

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 15
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Kruger National Park
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"The site is small and very pleasant - no particular advantage for any room choice."
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"Any room except number 1 and 2, which are located closest to the shop/picnic area."
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"Double check the gate closing times because if you are late it could be a problem"
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"Animal and nature lovers"
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