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    Tamboti Satellite Camp

    Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

    Tamboti is a lovely self-catering, rustic location. It is not luxurious and never pretended to be. For what you pay you get a lovely, basic tent (we booked the ones with the ablution and kitchen facilities, which were very satisfactory) with a deck overlooking the...More

    1  Thank Jax_CT
    Reviewed 11 May 2016

    First at all...to the previous review....if it rains the animals don't go away you might actually see more...we sure did....so happy for the rain saw a lot of tortoise next to the road drinking the water from the rain so adorable....tamboti is amazing...next time I...More

    1  Thank rixmagnolia
    Reviewed 27 April 2016

    Spent 2 nights here with check in at Orpen Camp and stayed in a luxury tent with ablutions. You're in the bush in a satellite camp, which we were looking really forward too. There's no reception area and the camp was quite empty when we...More

    2  Thank theXmases
    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    Have now stayed twice at Tamboti and loved the experience both times. Tents are basic but clean (we booked three 2-bed tents which were brand new, and one 3-bed luxury tent). Sit on tent deck and enjoy visits from small mammals, like genets and monkeys,...More

    1  Thank Andrea F
    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    Tamboti Camp - What can I say - this is an amazing camp with self catering tented cabins overlooking the Tamboti River. Sitting on the Patio you can hear the sounds of the animals with a resident Baboon Troop living in the tree on the...More

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    Anna D
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Daisylu2005 | Reviewed this property |
    Dear Anna D, the camp is definitely only reachable by car and is a self drive safari destination as its a satellite camp, small and off the beaten track as such. Orpen is where you should stay if you have no vehicle as it... More
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    Response from L3702HXmarkm | Reviewed this property |
    None! All the basics are there for a rustic meal
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    Amy W
    27 October 2016|
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    Response from KrugerToKalahari |
    Yes, there is a braai outside each tent.
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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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    "take the units with the ensuite"
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    "Relax and enjoy the bush."
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