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    Umlani Bushcamp

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    Our first organised safari, we came after 2 days on the Kruger national park self driving. The set up was perfect for us, not pretentious but good quality food, en suite facilities, a beautiful setting with elephant wandering past. All the staff were very helpful...More

    Thank jezmhill
    Response from Schiess, Owner at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor I am happy to see Umlani was the perfect for you. I agree it would be great if you could enter straight from the National park into the Private Park that is some thing we could work on....More

    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    I must agree with all the other positives reviews so won’t repeat all the various aspects but just like highlight some point for future guests; • This is a back-to-nature camp without power, lights and any real luxuries. This will be welcomed by those like...More

    1  Thank Rikuc57
    Response from Schiess, Owner at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Wow thank you for your detailed review of Umlani we appreciate it and were pleased to read that you loved it and highly recommend Umlani . We hope to see you again some time in the future . best regards Marco

    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    We stayed three nights at the camp. It was one of the best experiences we've ever had! The rondavels are pretty basic, but with a comfortable bed and a nice outdoor shower. You feel and hear the bush all night long since the huts are...More

    Thank MrSamAce
    Response from Schiess, Owner at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your lovely review of Umlani . I was pleased to read it was the best experience you have ever had. We hope to see you again sometime in the future and we will keep it as is . Best regards Marco

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    Our family had a wonderful stay at Umlani. All of the staff were incredibly friendly and helpful, and great with our two young kids. Big Amos was the absolute best ranger! He got us up close with all of the Big 5 and other animals....More

    Thank pristinagnome
    Response from Schiess, Owner at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review of Umlani glad you had a wonderful stay and you highly recommend it. we hope to have you visit again some time in the future . best regards Marco

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    Umlani Bushcamp is a very special place for us. Our Daughter, Son-in-law and 2 grandchildren were here on holiday with us and they were really so impressed. They especially enjoyed the peace and quiet of the bush. They were so excited because they saw the...More

    Thank Gina W
    Response from Schiess, Owner at Umlani BushcampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for reviewing Umlani on TripAdvisor we appreciate it . I am pleased your daughter and her family enjoyed it and also that its your special place which is wonderful compliment thank you. I hope you have many more visits with us . all...More

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    • US$476 - US$641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Rebecca F
    17 November 2016|
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    Response from Lizzie86_1 | Reviewed this property |
    Breakfast after Safari was proper breakfast. Eggs made to order, toast, bacon, fresh fruit. One day we had lamb "bacon"! Lunch was salads and meat of some kind. Dinners were ox tail, lamb, etc. Usually one or two choices... More
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    Kim Van N
    20 September 2016|
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    Response from Schiess | Property representative |
    Hi Kim We use gas geysers to heat water for showers these gas heaters work on demand. Hot/warm water is available any time you require it. We have a solar powered charge station for electronic devices cameras , cell... More
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    misbms
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from Schiess | Property representative |
    Hi there Hi there We have a one Rondavel (unit) that has grab rails in the shower and the toilet . Let me know if I can send you pictures ? Regards Marco
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    "Ask for a room away from the pool - less mosquitos and less chance monkeys will get in your room."
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    "room number 8 is just perfect if you want to be as close to the animals as possible"
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    "The huts are all well spaced and in great locations near the bar, dining area and swimming pool."
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    "Hut #1 is located the farthest from the other huts and offers a bit more privacy"
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