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    Shindzela Tented Camp

    Johnniesdale Farm | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 5 July 2015

    We visited this fabulous tented camp in the heart of the Timbavati for 3 nights in May this year. It was our second visit here and definitely didn't dissapoint. The camp consists of 8 tented rooms, which are simply, but elegantly furnished with all you...More

    2  Thank Fiona-Michael C
    Response from Shindzela, Owner at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 12 July 2015

    Thank you Fiona-Michael C! The Shindzela Team!

    Reviewed 2 July 2015

    We have recently returned from a four day stay at Shindzela Tented camp within the Timbavati private game reserve. The camp is very reasonably priced and offers excellent accommodation in rustic wood and canvas cabins each with own en suit bathroom. The accommodation is definitely...More

    Thank BalMed
    Response from Shindzela, Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 12 July 2015

    Thank you BalMed! The Shindzela Team

    Reviewed 28 June 2015

    It was a testing drive to get to Shindzela camp but really once there the experience was more than any of my previous safari trips. The tented camp was a great trial and thoroughly enjoyed, the staff were helpful in every way, the food was...More

    Thank george p
    Response from Shindzela, General Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 29 June 2015

    Thank you george p! The Shindzela Team

    Reviewed 27 June 2015

    The tented camp is an excellent place to stay to discover the greater Kruger park. We have spotted the Big 5 showed to us by the experienced staff. The accommodation itself was supurb, the food was really nice and the overall experience was great!

    Thank Seb892
    Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 29 June 2015

    Thank you Seb892! The Shindzela Team

    Reviewed 20 June 2015

    I've spent a couple of months on safari now and my visit to Shindzela camp was near the top of my lodging experiences. It's a great camp. Not luxurious but not particularly basic either. Just what I was looking for in terms of being close...More

    Thank Eric V
    Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 29 June 2015

    Thank you Vondo2! The Shindzela Team

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    • US$253 - US$860 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    pfd104
    6 July 2017|
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    Response from Anoini2 | Reviewed this property |
    If there's availability for an SUV take it. The first half to Shindzela is paved but the other half is uneven gravel road. We took it very slow probably 20-30 MPH. We rented through Avis and the only availability they had... More
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    vivek2520
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi vivek2520 Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not allow kids younger than 10yrs at Shindzela Tented Camp. Most other family camps within the Greater Kruger Park do allow kids on Game drives, but not game... More
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    17 February 2017|
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    Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
    Hi Karen haha thank you for your question! we can assist him with a battery, but I would recommend that you get a spare battery pack that you can charge during the day and use at night. but we can most definitely help out... More
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    "Try to be at tent nearest to pond where herds of elephants and buffaloes would head to and have a chance to..."
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    "I'd say Tent 5 has the best view of the dry riverbed and water hole where sometimes massive herds of..."
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    "Rooms are numbered 1-8 with 1 being closest to the common areas. The higher numbers afford greater privacy..."
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    "It is a Tented Camp Site not actually a Hotel, but it does have free wifi"
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