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Kapama River Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$642*
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Houston, Texas
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We stayed at Karula, their premium lodging offering. It was pricey, but you definitely got what you paid for. It had stunning rooms with amazing views of the river with absolute privacy where you could keep curtains open all the time. The game drives were amazing, and they limit them to 6 people maximum . Everything was all inclusive except...

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Sao Paulo, SP
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Everything perfect, beautiful room, exclusive pool, helpful, attentive staff. Food very good. Fantastic experience. I recommend both the hotel and Ranger and Traker, great professionals. A Luxury Safari with refinement and satisfaction guaranteed

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Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great safari vacation! Rooms are big and luxurious with good beds, linen, towels and ammenities. 3 meals a day are included, all buffet style and of excellent quality and diverse options (additionally you have a early breakfast before the safaris, tea time, refreshmentes during safari...) The service is fantastic, everyone is extra nice. And the safaris are great. The vehicles...

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Thank Jose L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are ready for off the beaten path luxury, daily game drives to see amazing wild animals in the bush and bountiful plates of delicious food this is the place. Our room was lovely and the bathroom was huge and spotless. The Lodge, pool, accommodations and game drives far exceeded my expectations.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended with a group of almost 100 people at Kapama on 6 may 2017and even though there were so many of us we were greeted individually with a refreshing drink. The lodge and its surroundings are stunning particularly if you take into account the distances from major population centres. The staff were very helpful and made our stay enjoyable....

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most amazinh experinces of my life!! Great place, great staff and delicious food!! The safaris are the best!! Special thanks to ranger John and tracker Allie!! We will remember forever!! Looking foward to stay again !! Already missing Kapama!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Indescribable feeling, amazing hotel , very beautiful, in the middle of the game Reserve, the sight of the room was brilliant! Food and service just great ! We went to 4 safaris during day and night and it was absolutely gorgeous ! We could find 4 of the big 5, the rainy days didn't interfere, we could find the Leopard...

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Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 days/3 nights at this small-ish private reserve in greater Kruger National Park, staying at the River Lodge. Accommodations were comfortable, not over the top but crisp and clean and very roomy. Game drives - two per day at 3 hrs each - are expertly run and our tracker and guide were fun to be around as well...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Kapama River Lodge. The game safari was the best(so far) that I've ever had. We gotto see 4/5 big fives : 4 lionesses, 5 lions, 15 elephants, 20 buffaloes, 8 Rhinos. All these up and close. We had a wonderful ranger and tracker - Ranger Alex (they call him Alex 1) and Tracker Give...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights here as part of a tour. The lodge is beautiful. We received a warm greeting and excellent service. The rooms and common areas are beautiful. There is free wi-fi throughout the lodge and in your room, however storms may knock out the wi-fi for a while. The food was very good and very plentiful. The game...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kapama River Lodge is situated within Kapama Game Reserve, and presents the perfect blend between luxurious safari accommodation and a generous bed capacity of 64 bedrooms. Although large, it is so stylish, roomy and beautifully positioned along a dry riverbed, that guests fall in love with it. Each spacious room at Kapama River Lodge features a full en-suite bathroom and terrace with uninterrupted views into the leafy-green Big 5 game reserve. The central guest entertainment areas include a large rim-flow swimming pool with sun umbrellas and recliners for lazy afternoons. The long L-shaped relaxation lounge and bar under a double-volume thatch, curves around the pool and on either side is a huge double-sided fireplace creating a wondrous open-plan yet cosy atmosphere. The Rhino Boma dining area with tables arranged under a low thatch in a horseshoe curve, has a central open space where a roaring outdoor fire gives a glow to evening meals. Buffet-style meals introduce African flavours with Pan African dishes using fresh local ingredients and specialist dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kapama River Lodge

Address: R40 | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Kapama Private Game Reserve
Price Range: R7 410 - R20 280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kapama River Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 64
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“All rooms will look to the jungle, cant go wrong”
josel819, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“I like the first floor. Nyala were grazing just outside the walkway. So cool to have critters so close.”
prquzit17, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Spa suites are the best”
katiad443, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Second floor does have better views, but even the views on the first floor are great.”
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conpedsrn, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Take the rooms which are basic as they are closer to the reception, Safari and Dinning else you need to spend another 15 min extra.”
niran10483, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
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