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Kambaku River Lodge

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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“crocodile river”(46 reviews)
“viewing deck”(9 reviews)
“the owner”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Being born and bred in South Africa we didn't believe there existed somewhere that could still knock our socks off . . . . . . until we got to Kambaku !! Just amazing - - service that one rarely finds any longer, very high-end...More

Thank Clifford F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is perfect: the 3 bedroom house with private pool facing the river where animals can be seen everyday, the excellent food, the kindness of the owner and the staff.... we stayed 4 nights and we will definitely come back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Leanne not only runs the place, she is also the key contact point throughout the stay. Nothing was too hard, and she makes sure you feel super at home. The view is phenomenal (you are looking out over Kruger) and the food is superb. I...More

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Response from Leanne S, Owner at Kambaku River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear James Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a 5/5 score and for your very kind words. We are so happy that you loved your stay with us, especially the fact that you were on honeymoon and were already taking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional. Fabulous location and amazing attention to detail. A beautiful ambient fire waiting for you when you return from a game run in the evening. Rugs on the outdoor deck chairs in case it gets cold. SMS messages about animal sittings (we had an elephant...More

Thank veronamccoll
Response from Leanne S, Owner at Kambaku River LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Douglas and Veron Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a lovely review. We so loved having you and I am very greatful for your feed back. We look forward to your next visit to Kambaku River Lodge. Warm regards...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic location, near Malelane gate, overlooking the River Crocodile. Management and staff are very friendly and will satisfy any request. Lodge is great, rooms are enormous (perhaps a little overloaded with decoration gadgets), food is fantastic.More

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Response from Leanne S, Owner at Kambaku River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Home away from home is how we like to be viewed and we are always so happy when we manage to achieve that for you. Thank you for the kind words on Kambaku River Lodge and we are so happy that you loved your food...More

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Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$244 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$244 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (275)
Room & Suite (83)
Pool & Beach (39)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Lillii_19
21 February 2018|
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Response from Leanne S | Property representative |
So sorry for my delay in replying I am not used to answering on trip adviser so I missed your question. We have various safari option so they are not included in the accommodation price. Send me your email and we can... More
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Yuri R
30 September 2017|
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Response from Leanne S | Property representative |
Hi Yuri - please see our email directly to you and we look forward to seeing you soon.
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"All rooms face the river and the Park."
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