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  • Excellent92%
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Reviewed 23 August 2009

Our family of 5 (3 girls aged 19 and 12 year old twins) stayed at Nkaya for 4 nights at the end of December after it was recommended by Cape Tours, our travel company. We all absolutely loved Nkaya. Johan, Leanne, Bert and Maritzer made...More

1  Thank Saint7650
Reviewed 17 August 2009

We stayed for three nights and would have happily stayed longer. Accomodation and food were faultless. Bert was not only and great guide but happy to give photogarphy tips too! Maritzer and her team managed to provide excellent food that impressed both adults and fussy...More

1  Thank frajules
Reviewed 13 November 2008

Of all the game lodges in the Kruger region, we chose N’Kaya because of favourable comments about the wildlife and lodge on TripAdvisor, and it suited our travel budget. We couldn’t have made a better choice. Located in the Thornybush Game Reserve, the lodge is...More

2  Thank TravellingDans
Reviewed 20 June 2008

The four star N'Kaya Lodge, Thornybush was our final and seventh game lodge, so I feel well qualified to comment. As it happened, we also stayed next door at the Five Star Kapama Main Lodge, which shares an electric boundary fence with Thornybush. This was...More

3  Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 7 April 2008

We had a 3 day stay and wished we had at least 1 more. The accommodation is more than satisfactory offering you your own chalet which is akin to a small 2 bedroom villa. There are 4 of these, so a max of 8 guests...More

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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$638 - US$796 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$638 - US$796 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (137)
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"All the room buildings surround the pool so all the same."
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"All the rooms are the same."
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"All rooms are the same and are fantastic"
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"Four individual yet identical huts, so all offer equally good accommodations."
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