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Timbavati Private Nature Reserve Limpopo, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Breakfast included
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had a marvelous time at Tanda Tula this past October. As noted elsewhere, this is a tented camp, but the tents are pretty luxurious. The are substantial platform tents, made from heavy canvas with plenty of screens that can be zipped...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

We arrived to the warmest welcome, and this hospitality did not end for the entire 4 day stay. It was my father's 82nd birthday while we were there, and they went out of their way to make it special. One of the employees shared the...More

Thank karinmd34
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very special place. The care that goes into every detail of your stay is evident. The staff only wants to make this a special experience - they are warm and friendly. The accommodations are absolutely beautiful. We loved being in a tent...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tanda Tula is the most exceptional tented lodge, in the most stunning natural setting with the most sensitive approach to respecting wildlife and the environment. Though we didn’t meet the owners, Don & Nina Scott, their ethos shone through in every part of our stay...More

Thank PhoebePerryman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tanda Tula is a wonderful place in every respect. The Lodge is beautiful, the service impeccable, the food excellent, the “rooms-tents” very comfortable and well designed. The lodge has a pond just behind the swimming pool where animals come to drink. While I suspect the...More

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Tanda Tula Safari Camp in the heart of the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve bordering the Kruger National Park, offers a five-star personal wilderness experience in ultimate luxury. Here, in your own More private piece of Africa, you will come face to face with nature as it always was, with not a fence in sight to inhibit your freedom. Set on the banks of the Nharalumi riverbed, Tanda Tula is shaded by stately trees and overlooks a water hole that attracts a wide variety of game from dawn to dusk. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
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Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$1 462 - US$1 586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tanda Tula Safari Camp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$1 462 - US$1 586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tanda Tula Safari Camp Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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30 May 2018|
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Response from Bklos2014 | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem with the heat--it's a very dry heat. At night there was a fan that kept us cool, although you may not need it. We only had rain one day, and it was light. They have blankets and ponchos for you on the... More
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temcd3
2 May 2018|
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Response from TandaTula | Property representative |
My apologies for the late reply! We have one US standard outlet in the tents, as well as 2 USB outlets. You therefore shouldn't need a converter for your stay at Tanda Tula. You can also contact Viv or Lorraine directly if... More
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30 July 2017|
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Response from Clarkie63 | Reviewed this property |
We went in April and it was amazing, we saw the big 5, but I’m not sure if that was the best time of year or not. Have you tried emailing them through their website? If you choose Tanda, I’m sure you will have a fantastic... More
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"All of the lodges are very private and equally beautiful."
B4468TAjanes
1 week ago
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"Don't think they have "bad" room. All seemed amazing!"
LandDBOS
04 Aug 2018
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"There are no bad rooms"
Bklos2014
23 Dec 2017
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"8-12 were farther away from the central lodge if you want a little more remote"
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19 Nov 2017
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