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Tamboti Satellite Camp

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All reviewsorpen gatedry river bedhoney badgerself cateringhardwood floorselevated deckluxury tentsa lot of noisethe rivercommunal ablutionswell maintained and cleanwinter monthscooking areaextra blanketsbush experiencepack of wild dogsour night stay
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I have been traveling to Kruger for many years but I only just got the chance to stay in Tamboti. The camp consists of very comfortable and spacious tents which are raised on wooden decks and overlook a dry river bed. The natural riverine bush...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

what a great place to be it is on the river bank and the views are absolutely breath taking and the tent are very comfortable as well as the animals the are came and visit u while u have a bush veld braai. I can...More

Thank andriesd2016
Reviewed 8 November 2017

After a night at Skukuza and a fleeting visit to Satara, we were skeptical before getting t Tamboti which promised nothing but basic tented accommodation and ablutions and that's it. It's a small satellite camp with no facilities and shops.. But we were so pleasantly...More

Thank Laila S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Stayed here June 2017. 2 nights. I absolutely loved this place. It was hands down my favorite. I felt like (and it sounded like) I was sleeping out in the bush, the real bush, the unfenced bush. Heard hippos bellowing, lions that sounded like they...More

Thank expanderly
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a really good camp, but a bit too wild and bushy for us, the tent was great, the beds was good and the braai just on the right place, if you like to be very close to the wild outdoors this is great

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mraquila
1 December 2017|
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Response from expanderly | Reviewed this property |
Oops, sorry, to my above answer I have to add that I stayed in the budget, non-luxury tent, so my answer is only applicable to those. They do have semi-luxury tents as well that do say they include a shower.
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Anna D
11 July 2017|
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Response from meghan z | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for late reply. Don't know of any other way to get there. Its a remote camp, but close to one of the mAin camps. Don't think they offer any shuttle service
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JOSEPHINECT
9 April 2017|
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Response from meghan z | Reviewed this property |
Nope, u don't need anything. Everything is there
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"great views"
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"All the tents are next to the fence"
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"number 40 if you want to be right at the end"
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"Try and ask for a tent that doesnt have so much over grown vegetation if you wanna look out at the river."
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