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What a fantastic experience. We loved Shumbalala! We stayed there for 3nights on 10-13 Dec2017. The bedrooms were stunning. The food was excellent and the cellar was well stocked with some of the best South African wines.
Edward (game ranger) and Colbert (tracker) made our...More
We are a Scottish couple who have recently lived mostly in Asia but with close family ties to South Africa. We are lucky to have traveled extensively and stayed in literally the finest hotels in the world. DO NOT HESITATE TO STAY AT SHUMBALALA! The...More
Recently I've visited South Africa with my husband, and of all the beautiful and interesting places we've been to, this one has stayed in our memory as the absolute highlight of our trip. Reason is simple: they offer you, more than everywhere else we've been,...More
What a great lodge with lovely staff. We visited this lodge earlier this month and had a great time. Thanks to our amazing guide Darryn we saw 4 of the big five on our first drive only missing out on the Lion. On our 2nd...More
Our family of six had the trip of a lifetime thanks to the Shumbalala family. My input:
Accommodations: The private suites are exceptional. Incredibly roomy and well appointed, the rooms are 5 star in every regard. The facilities offered so many areas for dining and...More
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US$1,363 - US$1,536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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South Africa >
Kruger National Park >
Thornybush Private Game Reserve
Also Known As
Shumbalala Game Hotel Thornybush Private Game Reserve
Response from FCHMngmnt | Property representative |
Rates include all meals, two game drives per day, a game walk in the middle of the day, all meals and drinks during game drive. Extras for your account will be drinks at the lodge and other extras such as laundry, etc