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Cambridge 25, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa
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  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
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  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 20/10/05 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/10/05 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#1 of 17 Speciality lodging in Balule Nature Reserve
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Set in the Balule Nature Reserve, Sausage Tree Safari Camp promises rich game viewing and spectacular views, as our boundary with Kruger National Park is open and the Northern Drakensberg Mountains form a majestic back drop. This family operated safari camp pride itself on the warm atmosphere and African safari tented accommodation it offers. Enjoy lantern lit dinners in our boma or open deck under the star studded African sky. Sunrise and sunset safaris in open 4x4 vehicles are the highlights of the day.The Safari Camp:Our African safari-styled tents are nestled in between Marula, Knobthorn Acacia and Sausage Trees and overlook a dry river bed, the bush and the Northern Drakensberg Mountains. Each tent is spacious and built in an elevated position with it's own special view. The tents are fully furnished and have their own private deck and ensuite bathroom with a bath and outdoor shower. Inverter or Eco based Air-conditioners are fitted in each tent ensuring that you stay cool during those warm summer nights... and can even be set to warm during those colder nights in winter. Insect gauze on all the windows and doors keep the insects outside where they belong.
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Free parking
Free internet
Pool
Free breakfast
Board games / puzzles
Airport transportation
Massage
Outdoor fireplace
Wifi
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
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Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Special diet menus
Poolside bar
Shuttle bus service
Sun terrace
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Air conditioning
Fireplace
Private balcony
Seating area
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Non-smoking rooms
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Afrikaans

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Cambridge 25, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa
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Hoedspruit Airport23 kmSee all flights
Ngala Airfield48 kmSee all flights
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Lee wrote a review Jan 2021
Hoedspruit, South Africa10 contributions14 helpful votes
Sausage Tree does it again! Covid precautions in place with guest comfort and safety in mind. A beautiful welcome from Eswe and Nommy. Stunning, spotless tents are so lovely and private. Thank you Linky. Themba and Polite provide enthusiastic, fun, and adventurous game drives with awesome sightings. And the food...Orlando and Sebastian....AMAZING! James and Sonja....Thank you for another incredible experience. We love you, Sausage Tree!❤️🦓🦒
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Miguel Patricio wrote a review Oct 2020
Cape Town, South Africa1 contribution3 helpful votes
We stayed four nights at this fantastic Safari Camp. Property was well maintained with beautiful gardens. Main facilities had fantastic views. Lodging tents were very comfortable and also have great views of the watering hole for animal sightings. Property manager went out of his way to make us feel welcome and comfortable. Property owners were also available on-sight each day to make sure our visit was enjoyable. Very surprised by the high quality of the food prepared by Chef Orlando. The daily Game Drives were a highlight of our trip thanks to Jimmy and Themba. There was no shortage of exciting, up close animal sightings including a pride of lions 15 members strong. We highly recommend this Camp to anyone looking for a great Kruger Safari Experience.
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Date of stay: October 2020
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frik mentz wrote a review Mar 2020
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Lovely camp in the Bush, part of the greater Kruger National Park. We had some awesome sightings, largely due to an excellent game ranger, Thks Matthew. Perhaps they can improve on their breakfast spread.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Malin A wrote a review Mar 2020
Stockholm, Sweden2 contributions1 helpful vote
We stayed for 3 nights and had a fantastic experience! The lodge was perfect for us and we felt right at home. The staff is fantastic. Chef Orlando does a fantastic job and the food is so good. He is so proud of the food he prepares! Jimmy and Themba did a fantastic job during our game drives. They told us stories, tracked the animals and showed us amazing places. We will never forget the beautiful sunset by the river, accompanied by the hippos. We would love to come back to The Sausage Tree :)
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Date of stay: March 2020
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luxurybackpacking wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom18 contributions27 helpful votes
Where to start on this absolutely incredible camp! I had the most incredible 3 nights stay at Sausage Tree Safari Camp! Every aspect of my stay was above and beyond my expectations, from the world class game drives by Jimmy and Polite! I cannot commend them enough! We saw the Big 5 on the first day due to their incredible tracking skills and knowledge of the bush! This was definitely a highlight of my stay here. All the staff went out of their way to make us feel extra welcome and more like friends than guests. The food was delicious, the setting was beautiful and the luxury tents were top notch. The outdoor shower was especially great, and at night we could hear hyenas calling! Thank you to everyone at Sausage Tree Safari Camp for such an incredible stay! I hope one day to be back, as it was emotional leaving!
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Date of stay: March 2020
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PRICE RANGE
US$476 - US$591 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKruger National ParkBalule Nature Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sausage Tree Safari Camp
What are some of the property amenities at Sausage Tree Safari Camp?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Sausage Tree Safari Camp?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a fireplace, and a seating area.
What food & drink options are available at Sausage Tree Safari Camp?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Sausage Tree Safari Camp?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Sausage Tree Safari Camp?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Sausage Tree Safari Camp have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Sausage Tree Safari Camp offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.