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    Kapama River Lodge

    R40 | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    IP our Ranger and Justice our Tracker made our three days simply a Trip of a Life Time!!! We loved every minute of both the twice daily safaris and our Lodge time. Highly Recommend!!!! The location is directly across the road from the airport. The...More

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    Reviewed 23 December 2016

    Everything perfect, beautiful room, exclusive pool, helpful, attentive staff. Food very good. Fantastic experience. I recommend both the hotel and Ranger and Traker, great professionals. A Luxury Safari with refinement and satisfaction guaranteed

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Perfect from the time you arrive and get vanilla fresh towels and welcome drinks to the time you unfortunately have to leave. Every where you go there is someone smiling and ready to help or say you "Hello". The bedroom is perfectly confortable and food...More

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    It was my first time in a safari and it was the most impressive experience I have ever had in my life, The lodge was superb with beautiful rooms, the food so delicious and the ranger were very experienced

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Everything about this place is perfect, from the moment you get off the plane until right at the end of your stay. The food was beautiful and I wish I could have eaten more. We had two game drives daily and we saw more than...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    manishberiwala
    Hi, I am planning for vacation trip in South Africa during mid May, most probably from 17th may, is it good time to visit there, we r four pax, 2 adult and 2 children aged 13 ad 6+, how many persons can sleep in a standard suite, for how many nights should we programme for kruger national park, can we get vegan Indian food.
    20 March 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Winter in the Lowveld area of South Africa where Kapama is located is from May to July, with the coldest period being from the end of June and throughout July. Guests may experience daytime highs of around 26°C and... More
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    jackiemaradiaga
    Is it worth getting a suite with a private pool?
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Dear jackiemaradiaga, Thank you for your interest in Kapama River Lodge. To provide guests with the ultimate African safari experience, the Kapama Southern Camp Luxury Suites and Family Suites, as well as the Kapama... More
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    europeanfan2015
    Does the lodge meet incoming flights at Hoedspruit Airport? We have a room reservation but aren't sure about the transport to and from the lodge. Thanks
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from MelissaSmit92 | Property representative |
    Dear europeanfan2015, Thank you kindly for your interest in Kapama River Lodge. South African Express Airways operates daily flights from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg and regular flights from Cape Town... More
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    Room Tips
    "If you want ultimate privacy and luxury look at some of the other camps"
    amy t, 1 month agoRead review
    "I had room 24."
    ShellyCanCan, 1 month agoRead review
    "Some bedrooms are in the lodge. others are a 2 minute walk near to the spa, equally both are good."
    Travelsnowy, 1 month agoRead review
    "Make sure you bring along a good camara"
    WILDEHOND007, 1 month agoRead review
    "select a spa suite."
    SuzyW2008, 2 months agoRead review
    "Dont think that there is a bad room in the place!"
    panamamike2016, 2 months agoRead review
    "I'd suggest asking for a room on the top floor as other guests stomping on their floor until midnight..."
    ABee82, 3 months agoRead review
    "Rooms facing away from the centre of the resort (away from the pool) have the best view of the animals on the..."
    TomandRhonda1996, 3 months agoRead review
    "Stay in the Spa Suites, if you can."
    kvb4717, 3 months agoRead review
    "The normal Suites are older, so I would recommend a Spa Suite."
    Mausi72, 4 months agoRead review
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