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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the minute we were picked up from the airport by guide Sipo to be driven to Nottens Bush Camp, we had a feeling we were in for the experience of a lifetime. The Lodge is truly amazing, in a great rustic setting, the rooms huge and beautifully decked out and the candles and oil lamps at night together with...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There are no words to describe how amazing Safari experiences are. The sights sounds and smells of the animals is truly amazing and makes you realise how small the human race is. Coming "home" to Nottens after each of our drives (we were there for 4 full days) was like returning to nirvana. Everything about Nottens is simply perfect. From...

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Campbelltown, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

WHat a wonderful place, everything everyone says is very very true, the food, the staff, accommodation, are all first class. OUr guide Geoff and his tracker Abe did a wonderful job each day of showing us so many animals, big and small. A lovely cake was served up for hubbys birthday which was great, would recommend Nottens wholeheartedly

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Thank Jean and Ralph S
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Nottens Bush Camp for four nights in November 2016, and it was the best experience of our 2 week vacation. The people there are really nice and the rangers/trackers are exceptional. We got to see the big 5 multiple times and even saw our tracker track a leopard which had killed and dragged its prey into a...

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Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I selected Nottens as a gift to ourselves to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary and, boy, did we make the right decision. The whole experience was truly remarkable and we have memories of this beautiful lodge and its surroundings that will last us a lifetime. The warmth of the welcome, the tremendously hard-working and friendly staff under...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Notten's for 2 nights (3 days) and it was no where near enough. This place is heaven! Food and wine is incredible, place is beautiful, the staff are so friendly and nothing is too much, spa is great too. We saw the big 5, + so many other animals within 2 drives (plus a cheetah)! Honestly there...

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Thank Coles21
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

You need a very long lead time to secure a booking at Nottens, but it was worth the wait in every possible sense. This is a very proud and successful family run business, and this evident from your very first encounter. When I sat next to Dave Notten at dinner, it became rapidly clear that they are keen to keep...

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Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here before and wow every time it just gets better. The staff are the friendliest out of all the lodges I have visited. They go out of their way to make your stay unforgettable,the best experience ever. The rooms are perfect. The food is incredible ten stars. The only complaint is to much good food! The drives...

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Sale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where to start - Location, staff, rooms, service, safari experience all amazing! Pool awesome, food delicious, rooms very comfortable and spacious for a twin. Service exceptional. We had Gideon and Joel as our tracker and guide and they delivered in spades on safari. A family run camp with the owners as well as some of the staff and is showed...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place. So friendly and warm. Our guide was just excellent and our tracker could spot the most incredible things. We saw everything we wanted to see and more - giraffes with our sundowner drinks, rhinos with our morning tea stop and monkeys whilst using the outside shower (really recommend that shower). The Chef was super. Simply the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Notten’s Bush Camp is a jewel within the heart of the Sabi Sand Game Reserve in Mpumalanga, which means “the land of the rising sun” in the locally spoken language, Shangaan. Notten’s is an exclusive and private safari lodge personally run by the Notten family. This beautiful, intimate safari lodge is situated within one of South Africa’s finest natural sanctuaries the Sabi Sand Reserve and Greater Kruger National Park. It is a destination that will truly touch your heart and soul.Each private suite is elegantly styled, spacious and cooled by ceiling fans. A magical atmosphere is created with the purposeful absence of electric lighting; the ambient candlelight and lanterns capturing an enchanting spirit of romance. With splendid panoramic views, this private game lodge is the perfect place for peace and relaxation while watching animals meander past. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Notten's Bush Camp

Address: 622 Hazyview, Kruger National Park 1242, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: €396 - €597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Notten's Bush Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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