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    Shindzela Tented Camp

    Johnniesdale Farm | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    I've stayed in many safari lodges in the greater Kruger area from luxury to basic, and Shindzela is basic. The game drives and the sightings were great, but the tent/room was very small, with just a hanging rack for clothes. We had one very hot...More

    1  Thank Maureen K
    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    First of all, if you plan to travel to Shindzela on your own, I suggest to rent a 4x4, the roads are quite rough once you leave the main tar road of Timbavati. The day we arrived we started with an afternoon/sunset drive. Important to...More

    Thank Zsolt B
    Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

    This was our first trip to South Africa and our trip wouldn't be complete if we didn't stay at Shindzela. It truly was amazing from beginning to end. We stayed during the peak season and we were fortunate enough that they had an availability. I...More

    2  Thank Anoini2
    Reviewed 16 January 2017

    My husband & I really loved our stay here. Rustic yet as comfortable as could be. At night you can hear the lions roar and hear things walking outside your tent....exactly what I wanted on my safari!!! The game drives were great, food excellent, and...More

    1  Thank Pakrugg
    Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

    Wow! Super impressed by our three night stay that gave us time for five game drives. Rustic Open camp with very comfortable accommodation in sheltered tents. With no TV or music during the day there was just silence only interrupted by passing wildlife. We had...More

    Thank Michael R
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    pfd104
    6 July 2017|
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    Response from Anoini2 | Reviewed this property |
    If there's availability for an SUV take it. The first half to Shindzela is paved but the other half is uneven gravel road. We took it very slow probably 20-30 MPH. We rented through Avis and the only availability they had... More
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    vivek2520
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi vivek2520 Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not allow kids younger than 10yrs at Shindzela Tented Camp. Most other family camps within the Greater Kruger Park do allow kids on Game drives, but not game... More
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    karenestelle
    17 February 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi Karen haha thank you for your question! we can assist him with a battery, but I would recommend that you get a spare battery pack that you can charge during the day and use at night. but we can most definitely help out... More
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    "Try to be at tent nearest to pond where herds of elephants and buffaloes would head to and have a chance to..."
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    "I'd say Tent 5 has the best view of the dry riverbed and water hole where sometimes massive herds of..."
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    "Rooms are numbered 1-8 with 1 being closest to the common areas. The higher numbers afford greater privacy..."
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    "It is a Tented Camp Site not actually a Hotel, but it does have free wifi"
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