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    Nkomazi Game Reserve

    R541, Badplaas 1190, South Africa
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    • Excellent91%
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    “the river” (22 reviews)
    “plunge pool” (17 reviews)
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    Reviewed 21 May 2016

    The last thing we needed was WiFi. But, you know what, it was great being able to follow the Phillies daily. Yes, Virginia, they are a lot of fun to watch this year. The camp was perfect in every respect, and the most difficult decision...More

    2  Thank PhilliesRule
    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    We booked 3 nights at Nkomazi as part of a trip to SA for a wedding in Cape Town. We flew to Nelspruit and were dropped at the gate by our taxi and greeted with a cold beer by one of the rangers. The whole...More

    2  Thank _fi_stockbridge
    Reviewed 17 April 2016

    We booked 2 days at Nkomazi of the 2 weeks while we were in South Africa visiting our daughter who lives and works in eManzana. Every aspect of our stay was exceptional from the guide who met us at the front gate and guided our...More

    2  Thank terrybrown16
    Reviewed 9 April 2016

    I flew in Nelspruit ( 2 hour flight) from Capetown (one of the most beautiful cities ever!!) and a driver picked us up (this has to be arranged separately) and drove us 2 hours to the gate of Nkomazi- a privately owned game reserve. Once...More

    Thank Machelle B
    Reviewed 6 April 2016

    What an experience ones again. We were there almost 2 years ago in the same tent and thus time it was even better than before. We will never forget the hospitality of all the staff and our game ranger " Celebrate " he showed us...More

    Thank Johan P
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    • Spa
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    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$286 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms ,
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    • Mpumalanga >
    • Badplaas
    • Also Known As
    • Komati Tented Lodge - Nkomazi Game Reserve Hotel Badplaas
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    Saman D
    4 December 2015|
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    Response from Selmapedretti | Reviewed this property |
    Breakfast is included at about 9.30, after the game drive. At 3 there's a big afternoon tea with a lovely spread. Dinner at 7. Always snacks and free drinks on the drives. Food absolutely great!
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    Richelle R
    28 October 2015|
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    Response from Neil M | Property representative |
    Hi there There isn't really a particular dress code for dinner. The game drives are early morning and late afternoons it can get nippy, but we do also provide blankets. Overall, at best, whatever you're comfortable wearing... More
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    "They are all great. There is one suite for more than two people."
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    "If you are easily disturbed by sound, as for a tent away from the river."
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