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    Umkumbe Safari Lodge

    Luilekker Farm | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent65%
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    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    It was breathtaking! We stayed 5 night and I would not have made it shorter. The bushed turned into the garden of Eden with Leopard butterflies everywhere and colorful magnificent birds rivaling for our attention with the giraffes, antelopes, hyenas, buffalo, and Elephants which were...More

    4  Thank renbar55
    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    We just returned from a 3-day safari at Umkumbe that was truly a once in a lifetime experience. We were extremely impressed by the knowledge of our guide, Johann. We saw all of the Big 5 and much, much more wildlife! We couldn't recommend Umkumbe...More

    2  Thank nbuikema12
    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    UmkumberSafari Lodge has a great location at the Sabi river, which attracts lots of animals: hippos, elephants, impalas and we were so lucky to see a lion at night! Finally saw BIG 5 in two days! Upon arrival we were met by freindly Danie, one...More

    1  Thank Alina G
    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    We had a really bad experience with Umkumbe. We booked the lodge through SA travel agency Sundestinations who recommended the lodge.. Our guide was ok and the room and room cleaning was good but the rest was really a bad experience. The crew were not...More

    2  Thank 421amazon
    Response from 674brettt, Marketing at Umkumbe Safari LodgeResponded 18 January 2017

    Hi There Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry you felt that way you did about our lodge. Just to clarify we did have management available at the lodge, on site. The owners Herman and Celeste were present while you were there. We would...More

    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    Like the first private wildlife preserve we visited (Zulu Nyala), this one had great food, tons of wildlife, great service, and an emphasis on race-based segregation. Its hard writing a review that is so mixed, but in the 21st Century, its kind of shocking to...More

    4  Thank Fraser000
    Response from 674brettt, Marketing at Umkumbe Safari LodgeResponded 24 January 2017

    Hi There Thank you for the compliments regarding our lodge and game viewing. However, we have taken exception to your viewpoint regarding the accusations of racism and segregation. It is evident that there are a number of prejudices at play here - we noticed that...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$448 - US$572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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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    vbnet
    3 November 2017|
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    Response from 674brettt | Property representative |
    Hi - yes there is. Regards
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    Marie T
    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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    "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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    "Search other hotel from Sabi Sands, the place is beautiful but Umkumbe is unsafe"
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