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    Kapama Buffalo Camp

    R40 Kapama Private | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good7%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “on stilts” (15 reviews)
    “game drives” (64 reviews)
    “small camp” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    My wife and I stayed at Buffalo Camp for 3 nights, prior to moving to River Lodge for my wife to attend a conference there. Having read many reviews about Buffalo we were both excited. From the moment we arrived at Eastgate Airport and met...More

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    Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

    We only stayed at this property for 1 night. Our original plan was to stay all 3 nights in the sister property, Kapama River Lodge, to meet up with our friends who were staying there. Since the lodge didn't have all 3 nights available, we...More

    Thank punamo
    Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

    What a way to start our South African sojourn.We absolutely loved every aspect of this visit.Having read many reviews of Buffalo Camp prior to our trip I can see why everyone raves about it.The staff are so attentive and always smiling and catering for a...More

    Thank Keith s
    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    We spent 3 nights, 2 and a half days at Buffalo Camp and it was fantastic. The tented rooms, yes they are canvas tent structures, are roomy with marble tiled shower and toilet areas, a private deck, all isolated from the other tents and perched...More

    Thank KansasScout
    Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

    Having begun our South African holiday at Kapama Buffalo Camp, we were very impressed with our introduction to this wonderful holiday destination. From the time we arrived until our departure, our every need was met and the service was by the far the best we...More

    Thank Anne S
    Kapama River Lodge
    1,752 reviews
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$686 - US$1,038 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Kapama Private Game Reserve
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    michellemilash
    5 September 2017|
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    Response from Erin S | Reviewed this property |
    I booked through a travel agent.
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Mike919 | Reviewed this property |
    The vehicle holds 9 people plus the guide and tracker. All of our drives were just our family of four plus the guide and tracker. I did not request just the four of us but that is how it worked out. It was awesome.
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    Betty C
    29 April 2017|
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    Dear Betty C Thank you kindly for your interest in Kapama Buffalo Camp. At Kapama Buffalo Camp the following is included in the tariff: Three meals per day: full English breakfast, light luncheon and dinner in the... More
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    "Since it is so small, there are no bad rooms."
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    "Buffalo room was very comfortable"
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    "Each tent room is free standing away from the lodge for quiet and privacy."
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