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    Tangala Safari Camp

    Thornybush reserve | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
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    “oil lamps” (10 reviews)
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    21 - 25 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    We really enjoyed the 3 nights and 4 days we spent at Tangala. Our accommodations were clean and comfortable. Every night when we returned from a game drive our bed was turned down and the mosquito netting draped around the bed. We didn't see mosquitos...More

    Thank 1beachgirlgram
    Response from Kyle_Lewin, General Manager at Tangala Safari CampResponded 15 March 2017

    Dear 1beachgirlgram Thank you for the incredible review! We are all very glad that you spent the festive season here with us. If you have nice photos please share them with us on our social media pages (Facebook or Instagram) #tangalacamp. We hope to see...More

    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    We had a great luck out on Safari from Tangala and got to see the big 5 plus many more. Our favorites were the leopards. Also saw a large heard of buffaloes come to cool off in the watering hole. There were hundreds of them...More

    Thank Veganite
    Response from Kyle_Lewin, General Manager at Tangala Safari CampResponded 15 March 2017

    Dear Veganite Thank you for the valuable feedback. I am glad that you had great sightings here with us. The team looks forward to seeing you here in the future. Regards Kyle Lewin

    Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

    Great 4 days where you can forget the rest of the world. What really made this camp 5* was the staff - Sam and Joe, our Safari guides were fantastic and everyone else at the lodge was extreme attentive. We saw the big 5 and...More

    1  Thank Ian W
    Response from Kyle_Lewin, General Manager at Tangala Safari CampResponded 15 March 2017

    Dear Ian W Thank you for the praises. It also feeds my passion for what we do, and as the team leader makes me very proud of our special lodge. We hope to see you again. Regards Kyle Lewin

    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    Had the best time - seen the BIG FIVE plus so more. We stayed in one of the thatched roof chalets, which we loved. From the time we arrived we were met by Nina who made us so welcomed until we left five days later....More

    Thank kingalpony
    Response from Kyle_Lewin, General Manager at Tangala Safari CampResponded 15 March 2017

    Dear Deb & Geoff Thank you for the great review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay here with us. We hope to see you again! Regards Kyle Lewin

    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    I probably stayed in the most economical option in a tent. Very safe. The whole place was simple and awesome. Just peaceful Jasques and Nina were gracious. Travelers froma ll over. We saw so many animals, my camera hardly came out on the 3rd trip...More

    Thank hamon5
    Response from Kyle_Lewin, General Manager at Tangala Safari CampResponded 15 March 2017

    Dear hamon5 Thank you for visiting us at our special lodge! We are so glad you all enjoyed your time here with us. We hope to see you again. Regards Kyle Lewin

    Thornybush Waterside Lodge
    251 reviews
    #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
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    • US$169 - US$1,278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • 5
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    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    Flying4
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from Kyle_Lewin | Property representative |
    Dear Flying4 At Tangala Safari Camp we have solar power. We are able to charge any device. Cameras, iPads, phones. The solar runs our fridges and lights for the lodge as well. Hope that helps you. Kind regards Kyle
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    "There are only a small amount of chalets and tented rooms on the property and all are good."
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    "We stayed in the cottages. They were very nice. Others stayed in the tents and they said they were warm..."
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    "A tent overlooking the water hole"
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    "If we were to return I would choose one of the tents facing the watering hole."
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