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Timbavati Private Nature Reserve Limpopo, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Tanda Tula Safari Camp in the heart of the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve bordering the Kruger National Park, offers a five-star personal wilderness experience in ultimate luxury. Here, in your own More private piece of Africa, you will come face to face with nature as it always was, with not a fence in sight to inhibit your freedom. Set on the banks of the Nharalumi riverbed, Tanda Tula is shaded by stately trees and overlooks a water hole that attracts a wide variety of game from dawn to dusk. Less
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US$1,492 - US$1,640 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Tanda Tula Safari Camp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Tanda Tula Safari Camp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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What an amazing experience! Tanda Tula exceeded all of our expectations during our 4 night stay. When booking our trip I was honestly pretty overwhelmed by the options available - all i can say is, if you're looking for a luxury safari experience, you really can't go wrong with T
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My wife and I had a marvelous time at Tanda Tula this past October. As noted elsewhere, this is a tented camp, but the tents are pretty luxurious. The are substantial platform tents, made from heavy canvas with plenty of screens that can be zipped up and a hard cement floor, a
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This is a very special place. The care that goes into every detail of your stay is evident. The staff only wants to make this a special experience - they are warm and friendly. The accommodations are absolutely beautiful. We loved being in a tent out in the bush but appreciated t
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Tanda Tula is the most exceptional tented lodge, in the most stunning natural setting with the most sensitive approach to respecting wildlife and the environment.

Though we didn’t meet the owners, Don & Nina Scott, their ethos shone through in every part of our stay at Tanda Tul
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Tanda Tula is a wonderful place in every respect. The Lodge is beautiful, the service impeccable, the food excellent, the “rooms-tents” very comfortable and well designed. The lodge has a pond just behind the swimming pool where animals come to drink. While I suspect the pond may
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Tent cabins were roomy and airy...loved hearing the animals
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A private game deck
The "star bed"--do spend a night here if it is available!
View of the entrance to tent #2 - nice porch with chairs to enjoy the view.
Hi. Can anyone tell me about the weather in December? Being that it is then summer is it uncomfortably hot? How about at night and in the tents? Is the lack of air conditioning in the tents an issue or at all uncomfortable? Is there a lot or too much rain? Does the rain get in the way of daily jeep rides or outdoor meals. Thanks in advance.
We had no problem with the heat--it's a very dry heat. At night there was a fan that kept us cool, although you may not need it. We only had rain one day, and it was light. They have blankets and ponchos for you on the drive if it rains. We were quite lucky in terms of weather.
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Will I need an electric converter plug for my US plugs?
My apologies for the late reply! We have one US standard outlet in the tents, as well as 2 USB outlets. You therefore shouldn't need a converter for your stay at Tanda Tula. You can also contact Viv or Lorraine directly if you have further questions - please go to our website for contact details. Kind regards. Don
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What time of year is it best to visit Tanda Tula?
We went in April and it was amazing, we saw the big 5, but I’m not sure if that was the best time of year or not. Have you tried emailing them through their website? If you choose Tanda, I’m sure you will have a fantastic holiday. R
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Our travel agent is recommending Tanda Tula Safari Camp for our visit next end June/Beginning July. I understand it is quite cold at night (near freezing) and there is no heat in the tents. How cold is it in the tents at night for sleeping?
Not that cold for past 3 years. Maybe it suits your travel planner in terms of getting availability. Soft season in June.
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My wife and I and another couple will be visiting late August and I was wondering about the weather (cold ?) How cold does it really get in the mornings and evenings. How about the open tents at night.
Being here in June, I can only say how our time and weather were. You go out at 5:30 am, and it was cold. We needed to layer as the day developed...we simply removed layers. LOVED it!
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"All of the lodges are very private and equally beautiful."
"Don't think they have "bad" room. All seemed amazing!"
"There are no bad rooms"
"8-12 were farther away from the central lodge if you want a little more remote"
"We requested the tent closed to the main areas as it had wifi from the main area."
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