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    Kambaku River Sands

    Timbavati Private Nature Reserve | Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7709
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine cellar” (10 reviews)
    “the main lodge” (14 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
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    Spa
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 190 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Friends travelling together had the most amazing 3 nights 4 days - with amazing game. The big 5 , wild dogs and amazing leopard sighting. Wonderful rangers, spectacular rooms and simply delicious food.

    Thank sunnySA-7
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    From the welcome to the farewell, not a step wrong. Being with the same guide and tracker during the entire 5 days is a great approach, especially with Palance and Kenny. The accommodations were top-notch, the food well-done and interesting. Genuine warmth from people to...More

    Thank Bucky1836
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Where to begin telling about our amazing experience at Kambaku? Like all stories, perhaps its best to start from the beginning. Following a rather long road transfer from our lodge in Sabi Sands to Kambaku, the staff greeted us warmly, settled in our cottage quickly...More

    Thank Jann01
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    There are no words to describe this place! It is absolutely magical and we are so glad we had an extra night!! The staff is amazing: really friendly, really helpful. We had a couple of 'glitches' and they could not do enough for us e.g....More

    Thank Italeng
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    If I could give this 10/5 I would. Absolutely amazing. The arrival brilliant. The food was fabulous (and I'm a picky eater) , the lodge huge Bedroom and bathroom was awesome. The pool/bar area was superb ( saw giraffes and many animals stopping to drink...More

    Thank Fi H
    Response from KambakuOwners, Owner at Kambaku River SandsResponded 4 weeks ago

    WOW ! What an amazing review ! I am so happy that our team did not disappoint and that your stay with us was so memorable.

    Kapama River Lodge
    1 780 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Kapama Southern Camp
    625 reviews
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    Kapama Karula
    445 reviews
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    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    272 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$674 - US$1 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Room & Suite (37)
    Pool & Beach (23)
    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (171)
    Bathroom (13)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Andrea262015
    1 June 2017|
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    Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
    Hi Andrea, We received an email from Peter,concerning your stay in Aug. Kind Regards Candice
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    amt1206
    29 March 2017|
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    Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
    Good afternoon at River Sands only six guests per vehicle. Hope to see you in December.
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    Joseph V
    20 February 2017|
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    Response from KambakuOwners | Property representative |
    We can assist booking transfers for you - we do have a dedicated person attending to emails at the lodge, however she says she has not received an email from you - maybe lost in cyberspace. Please email manager email... More
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    "We enjoyed a view of the sand river from our bungalow porch."
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    "We stayed in room 9 and it was perfect"
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    "There are only ten rooms and they all looked to be the same from the outside. The room we had was awesome!"
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    "All the huts are setup the same and are incredible!"
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