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Tydon Safaris Day Tours

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Address: 7 Olienhout Street, Modimolle (Nylstroom) 0510, South Africa
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Unique, intimate & exceeding expectations

Gavin & the team were brilliant on our 3-day Sabi Sands & Kruger Safari. They were attentive & looked after our every need... all in a relaxed family atmosphere. We loved the... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2015
Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

Gavin & the team were brilliant on our 3-day Sabi Sands & Kruger Safari. They were attentive & looked after our every need... all in a relaxed family atmosphere. We loved the small friendly camp & dinners around the fire. Meals were great. Our guide was really knowledgeable and answered our questions & knew when to wait for the animals... More 

1 Thank Kathaw2014
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

We booked a 5 day safaryin tents. In this area you only have 3 luxurious tents. Meaning not more than 6 adults no kids allowed. 2 game Safaries mornings 6 to 9 pm than hot brunch, free time till 3, game safary 3 to 7 than dinner at the camp fire. This is a great way of action and relaxation.... More 

1 Thank Katy H
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237 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This was without doubt an experience of a lifetime. I went on the 4 Day Kruger Park and Sabi Sands Safari and the main disappointment for me was that i didn't book for longer. The Staff / guides are fantastic. We were met on arrival as though we had returned home. Such a welcoming experience.The raised tents were great, comfortable... More 

1 Thank BigTravellerAJC66
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We wanted an authentic safari experience, we did not want to "camp" nor did we want to stay in a 5 star hotel. Tydon met and exceeded our expectations. We stayed for 3 1/2 days at the camp just outside Sabi Sands. The tents, on raised platforms, were essentially hotel rooms under a tent. All that was missing was tv... More 

1 Thank Jeff K
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Spent 4 days at Tydon Bush Camp, Sabi Sands. Excellent personal service, great meals, fantastic game drives. Very experienced guide Jared made our stay unforgettable.

1 Thank glaushouse
Portland, Maine
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Everything about this experience (5 day Kruger and Sabi Sand safari staying in safari camp) was top notch, I have NOTHING bad to say. Gavin and his staff were friendly, willing to chat at anytime, even late into the night, and the service was unbelievable. A staff member was taking my plate immediately after I was done and always on... More 

1 Thank Rebecca K
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69 reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

We live in SA and have been visiting the Kruger and other private lodges for more than 40 years. This year we decided to try Tydons Bush Camp. Tydons is a family run business. Gavin, the owner is a charming helpful man. The kitchen was most accommodating, especially to those who have food issues.We were a party of ten parents,... More 

1 Thank ESP-JHB
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We loved everything! The chef, Suzi, made amazing meals (meaties and vegetarians appreciated her cooking alike). The accommodation was comfortable and reasonably priced. There is a bathroom in each tent. The guides were knowledgeable and friendly. You get the up close and personal experience in SabiSands to see lots of animals and they also take you to Kruger. We saw... More 

Thank KimjMKE
Leicester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2014

We did the 5 day Kruger and Sabi Sands Safari, we were made to feel welcome right from the moment we picked up from the airport. The camp is fantastic, luxury tents, great food, relaxed atmosphere. We met most of the guides who work there and all were very friendly and made us feel welcome, Jared was our main guide... More 

Thank Helen R
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 28 March 2014 via mobile

They are very well prepared. every friendly .also we had nice tours in sabisand and Kruger park .I really recommend tydon to families because they are well prepared.the camp is beautiful clean and you feel like nice hotel.the owner Gavin is always in camp and control every thing.

Thank Babak H

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