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Quatermains 1920s Safari Camp

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Quatermain's Camp is an intimate 6 bed tented safari camp situated on the beautiful Amakhala "Big 5" Game Reserve. We offer two four hour game activities per day, with knowledgeable and qualified rangers, fantastic South African bush cuisine and a friendly and personal experience. Come and let Julie and Riaan show you the delights of the African bush.
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Minibar
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Port Elizabeth Airport73 km
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our two night stay here. The food was excellent and the wine and beer flowed freely. My wife raved over the home made bread which was cooked in the camp fire. The game drives exceeded our expectations especially considering...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BobbyJimF
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Safari how it should be. First off the safari experiences were stunning, the guides made every effort to welcome you and tell you everything about the area and animals encountered from the big 5 to smaller creatures and birds. Lungi was so likeable and enthusiastic...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Fand4ngo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been on safari many times but we have never had the experience of a back to basic safari with no electricity and simple tents. it was amazing, we had great animal sightings, thank you lungi for making us laugh so much. we had...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank PippaW123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

‘WoW’ what an amazing experience! Thank you to Riaan, Craig (the bird man), Ace, Lungi (the best Elephant spotter aka Rasta man) and team. We had the best time staying at the camp in the bush, waking up to the birdsong, walking to the boma...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Tinanpaulsadventures
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We stayed at Quatermains in early August. From the moment we arrived, we felt very welcome and this feeling continued throughout our stay. The game drives were full of animal sightings. Our party split in two (due to age restrictions for Big Game walks) for...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Julia S
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Val82_81
14 December 2017|
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Response from QuatermainsCamp | Property representative |
Hi there, In February our game drives leave around 6.30am and arrive back at camp around 10.30 am.We ask our guests to check in between 1pm - 2pm as the afternoon game drive leaves at 3pm. Kind regards Julie Brand Owner
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8 July 2017|
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Response from Corry V | Reviewed this property |
Hi Liz, No there's not. You'll have to take extra batteries or a (solar) power-bank. It's a great place to stay, have fun!
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LuciD100
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Response from debs3812 | Reviewed this property |
sorry I have only just seen this. we stayed for 3 nights & loved it. when you come back from early morning game drive you have breakfast & chat for a bit , we sat in the sunshine relaxing or looking around camp taking photos... More
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"There are only three tents. Two close to the campfire area and one a little away."
PeLuPaMa
13 May 2018
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"All tents are located a minute or two out from the main area, perfect to enjoy the nature!"
OckeSevinga
29 Mar 2018
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"Tent one is quite close to the kitchen, but they have built a privacy screen so you hear some noise but..."
Madsme
15 Feb 2018
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"Tent 2 or 3"
stellarastenbaach
15 Feb 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$428 - US$579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaEastern CapeAmakhala Game Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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