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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” (16 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 198 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed for four nights and had a wonderful experience. The people really make it with their warmth, enthusiasm and knowledge. The game drives were amazing and we were treated to everything we could wish for. They were made even more enjoyable with Palance at the...More

    Thank Jamesc1001
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed for 5 nights for our honeymoon at River Sands - it was wonderful; providing unforgettable experiences, relaxation, luxury and comfort! The rooms are a very high standard with a really massive & comfortable bed, jacuzzi bath, outdoor shower and viewing veranda which is...More

    Thank Julian P
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It's hard to say anything great that hasn't already been said about this wonderful lodge. My husband and I spent three glorious nights here recently and are already talking about returning. The staff is friendly, professional and attentive, the food is out of this world,...More

    Thank rmak2009
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    We stayed in Lodge 7 one of 10 only for 5 days. Arriving with a hot towel to refresh and a wide smile, brief and efficient orientation to site and safety. Food great Tracker Doug and guide Mike were awesome and unexpected luxury in our...More

    Thank Robina B
    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    My wife and I have just spent four days here at the end of a twelve day Kruger trip, four memorable and thoroughly enjoyable days. The welcome from Corey ( a king's favourite daughter, I recall) was friendly; Johan sorted out ticketing with equal efficiency...More

    Thank elpee182
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    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
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    • US$778 - US$1 143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Traveller (212)
    Room & Suite (37)
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    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (172)
    Bathroom (13)
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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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    "all rooms are well placed and no disadvantage altho Lodge 1 was a bit tucked away"
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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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