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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Althogh it is the main camp, it does not provide electricity, and therefore no air conditioning or fan, despite the heat. The advantige of that camp is the waterhole where the animals sometimes come for a drink. Although we stayed at the Bhubesi Camp, of...More

Thank aussi33
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Three reviews in one: food, wildlife, accommodation. FOOD: Fellow celiacs and food allergy sufferers, fear not! Hlane National Park's restaurant in the Ndlovu camp is accommodating and thoughtful in food preparation. As someone with celiac disease and over 20 other food allergies, I did not...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Upon leaving Kruger National Park, we headed south to Hluhluwe/St. Lucia, but stopped for a couple of nights at the Hlane National Park as it was on the way. From the Crocodile Bridge Gate, the shortest way to Hlane is about 130 kms and takes...More

Thank mdyrdek
Response from Ann R, Public Relations Manager at Ndlovu CampResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you for your detailed and honest review. We apologise for the Umphakatsi booking and service experienced. This is being forwarded (sorry so late!) to our managers for training on how to address in future. Thank you for this contribution!

Reviewed 24 November 2017

The buildings are a bit dated, but they are clean and well kept. No electricity in the rondavels, but the housekeeping come and light your lanterns at dusk. We did not see many animals at the water hole, but sadly there only one night. The...More

Thank JazboOttawa
Response from Ann R, Public Relations Manager at Ndlovu CampResponded 1 January 2018

A fantastic review thank you! Our recent rains have kept the animals in the veld, with water in the pans and depressions, hence not as easy to spot. Great that you enjoyed our staff and facilities - and a fabulous comment re our staff, thank...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

No electricity for 2 days. No hairdryer. Thats fine. Get away from it all. Take a walk in the bush with Sunnyboy. And walk smack bang into a rhino on the road. Watch hippos; elephants metres away from you hoping the electrical fence powered by...More

Thank Carmen S
Response from Ann R, General Manager at Ndlovu CampResponded 30 September 2017

Thank you for you wonderful review. Logistically it is not the easiest to provide a wide range of meals, but thank you for your comment, which will be shared with our Managers.

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Response from Ann R | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry to have missed this mail earlier. Swaziland only has MTN, so you will need international Roaming everywhere in the country. Ndlovu Camp has very sketchy reception, but Bhubesi Camp has s more constant signal... More
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"Towards the water hole"
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"You can camp, backpack or rondawel."
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"Do not arrive late"
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"Skip the overnight stay. Go for the day--8:30am or ther 1:30pm game drive, then leave."
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