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Umkumbe Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

We stayed at Umkumbe on a twin reserve trip where we had been in the Timbavati before it staying at another lodge which was excellent. If anyone is planning to visit both reserves, please email me. Umkumbe is a lovely lodge in a beautiful location....More

2  Thank pelagicprincess
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Game viewing is excellent, food is good staff is friendly and helpful. Had an amazing time there and would recommend it to all. Remember you get what you pay for if you are looking for a 5 star type experience then umkumbe isnt your cup...More

1  Thank Ibissucks
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We chose this lodge according to what we wanted to spend. Overall it was good value for money. The welcome we got from Mauritz was fantastic as her showed us around, introduced us to our accommodation and explained what times everything would take place. His...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Booked this lodge through Sun Destinations because I was spending 4 days at Africa on Foot ( recommended), but wish I had researched more. I would look into Sabi Sabi if I were returning to that area. Umkumbe was not special for me, & their...More

3  Thank Karen317
Response from 674brettt, PR at Umkumbe Safari LodgeResponded 6 July 2016

Hi Karen Thank you for your feedback and honest review of our lodge. We value all reviews from our guests and investigate all criticisms thoroughly, which we take seriously. We always strive to improve the safari experience. Firstly, I’m really glad that you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 20 June 2016

I normally don't write reviews but once in a blue moon you take a trip and have such a profound experience that it must be shared with the world. For details about the facility you can easily read up on the millions of reviews below....More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$522 - US$1,600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$522 - US$1,600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hi - yes there is. Regards
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9 October 2017|
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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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"Close to the main lounge"
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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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