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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I really don't know what to say except that this place took our breath away - the amazing staff, the environment and atmosphere, the food, the rooms, the setting and even the other hotel guests. Everything was truly five-stars! To name a few staff members - Sandro our ranger gave us a unique experience, Alice in the creative studio was...

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Nottingham, England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent a couple of nights at Varty Camp and would like to say a massive thank you. The rooms are lovely with plunge pools where you can watch the ‘bush’ with a cool drink during your ‘downtime, if you can’t relax you can go to the Fitness centre, Spa or join in Yoga or spend an hour in...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Londolozi Varty camp beginning of December 2011... Never will we experience life in such a way ever again... I will treasure our memories forever! and so will you! The accommodations are superb, the staff both direct and behind the scenes make a truly wonderus experience! They care about what they do which leaves you with an imprint of...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear Jerome D We really do appreciate your kind words and lovely review of Londolozi. Thank you for taking the time to write it for us. We hope that you'll be back to visit us all as soon as possible! Much love, The Londolozi Family

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly amazing experience. From arrival through to checkout - we wanted for nothing. A first class camp second to none. Our thatched roof private bungalow was understated but perfectly appointed. The outdoor private pool overlooked a magnificent vista. We left our room open to the patio (with the screens closed) to experience South Africa in it's wildest form, even overnight....

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear Dawn P Wow- thank you for such an incredible review, both of Varty Camp and of Londolozi as a whole. I agree with you that it is completely mind-bending to come so close to the animals in their natural environment, and it is a truly humbling experience... I am so glad that we could provide that for you. I...

New York, NY
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Incredible experience! Had a beautiful thatched bungalow right on the river, and elephants would come down to the river to drink and play... imagine lazing in your private jacuzzi on your patio with a glass of champagne in your hand and watching a herd of elephants just beyond. Varty Camp main lodge/ dining area was just gorgeous and the food...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear AmiP Thank you for your fantastic review. It sounds like you had some truly incredible wildlife sightings not to mention the best way to view elephants - from your pool, champagne in hand. We hope you make it more than a once in a lifetime trip. With Love, The Londolozi Family

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Don't think twice about Londolozi Varty Camp. The owners, the Varty family, are visionary. Their passion for sustainability, conservation and looking after their people shines brightly through all of the staff. From the managers, the guides, the chefs and all of the support staff. The service was impeccable, food was superb and facilities were excellent but the highlight of the...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear Kim C What a wonderful review, thank you so much. I have passed on your very kind words to the whole team at Varty Camp and everyone at Londolozi. We look forward to welcoming you back. With Love, The Londolozi Family

Montague, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Although Londolozi Varty Camp was not our first choice it turned out to be our best choice. The accommodations were second to none. After returning from a game drive we had our own mini pool to relax. I thought the Varty Camp had the nicer property and dining area. Every meal served was absolutely amazing. The staff was friendly and...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear Steve B, Thank you for the review. You are right in saying that seeing an ostrich is rare for the Sabi Sand we had not seen one for many years and now we are fortunate enough to have had regular sightings of them over the last little while which is fantastic. We hope you come back to visit us...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This was our first safari experience and I can't imagine having picked a better place. We were sad to leave and can't wait to make it back. The room was very comfortable, super clean and spacious with a nice plunge pool....with an AMAZING view. Coffee on the deck in the morning while watching wildlife strolling by. It was just surreal...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear SonnyInMtl, Thank you so much for taking the time to write back to us about your stay. I have passed on your particular thanks to Ntsako, Exon and Will for helping to create such a memorable experience for you. Keep in touch. With Love, The Londolozi Family

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Well, what to say about Londo?! Staff - We had Garrett guiding us and Life as tracker. You could tell Garrett was from good Ulster stock. He was brilliant for every drive, informative, funny, helpful. If we'd been driving for a few mins without something to talk about he'd always have a tree, plant, bird etc to tell us about...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear DrMaccers, Thank you so much for your most wonderful review of your stay at Varty Camp. It is great to hear about the brilliant animal sightings you had while staying with us. I have passed on your thanks to the whole team at Londolozi. We hope this means you will be coming back. With Love, The Londolozi Family

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Spend 8 nights again at Varty Camp. Being treated like an old friend felt at home right from the start. Ranger Andrea and tracker Sasant went the extramile to give us unforgettable moments with the big 5 and gave special attention and focus on our preference for leopard, cheetah and lion sightings. Definitely this won't be our last visit to...

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londolozigamereserve, Public Relations Manager at Londolozi Varty Camp, responded to this review

Dear Arno S Thank you so much for writing to us about your stay at Varty Camp. We love hearing about peoples experiences of their time at Londolozi. We look forward to welcoming you back. With Love, The Londolozi Family

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Varty Camp is the home of an African safari holiday. All rooms have private swimming pools framed by timber decks that overlook the riverine bush. The living spaces are raised off the ground and shaded under a cathedral of trees. The camp has a pleasingly down-to-earth quality and the emphasis on family heritage means that children always have a place at Varty Camp.Varty Camp is also home to the original Sparta Hunting Camp, our boutique, the Cardio Vascular Room, Massage Treatment Room and our Library. Guests from all Camps are invited to make use of these facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Londolozi Varty Camp

Address: Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve > Londolozi Private Game Reserve
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
Londolozi Varty Camp Hotel Londolozi Private Game Reserve
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“All rooms have amazing bush views!”
 of 5 bubbles 508clj, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles mrugeshjp, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you are interested in afternoon sun, request a room closer to the main dining/lobby area”
  • tangerine sunsets end every day with beauty and awe
  • Rob at the ready for our sunset wine tasting
 of 5 bubbles Medea13, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“#1 in Varty Camp was good”
 of 5 bubbles 109sondrab, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“We checked out all the camps and they were all exceptional!”
  • Private plunge pool on the deck in front of the room
  • Air conditioned bedroom
 of 5 bubbles zoeg497, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
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