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Pumba Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is worth the 26hours of travelling. The staff are great and the rangers really do know their stuff. 2 drives a day and the option of night drives and day walks in the bush for a little extra. I have never felt so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only spent a night but wished we could have stayed longer. Even though the national road is quite close, the lodge was so quiet and tranquil and the view over the water hole/dam was stunning, including the eleven resident hippos sunning themselves on the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to the Pumba team for the most magnificent and memorable getaway. Everything was absolutely on point.... food, spa treatments, game drives, lodges, ambience. Fantastically distressed! Highly recommend Pumba to anyone... couples or families.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful place with lovely private secluded bungalows/cabins and staff that can't do enough for you. Highly recommended. The game drives were exceptional and food was wonderful. The bar staff were lovely and the social seating areas in the lodge were very comfortable.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fantastic! We took our kids (13, 11, 7) for 3 nights and 4 days. We all had the best time. The wildlife viewing is incredible as well as the client service and food. Our Ranger went out of his way to ensure...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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US$527 - US$1 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$527 - US$1 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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fudgey01
7 June 2018|
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Response from Lin W | Property representative |
Hi there, Pumba will gladly accommodate any special dietary requirements you have (including soya milk). If you could send me the details of your reservation via my inbox, I can make all the necessary arrangements for you... More
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JonShirley
2 April 2018|
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Response from edmondw625 | Reviewed this property |
No problem whatsoever, about one hour 20 on a decent road. Enjoy Pumba a fabulous game reserve!
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Wendy M
5 February 2018|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
Hi We went early September. I’d advise take warm clothes for the morning and evening game drives. It gets cold but they do provide you with warm ponchos and hot water bottles. During the days it gets really hot though so... More
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"We loved the Water Lodge, right by the lake and views across to the plains."
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