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Nestling in the shade of indigenous trees, this visual oasis of inspirational elements combines to culminate in this magnificent Tented Safari Camp. Intimate and comfortable, yet simplistic combined with excellent service, the Camp creates a traditional African Safari feel to your...
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Shaws Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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7.3 miles to Skukuza Airport
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed four nights with my wife and 3 kids. Great accomodation, not fancy or luxurious but very tidy and confortable. The guides were very knowledgeable, knew everything about anything. They spotted a green cameleon hiding in a green tree... at night! Food was great, local...More

Thank Thierry C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree with most reviewers that this is an awesome camp with knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides, but the transportation was terrible. Imagine a 7 hour ride back to Johannesburg cramped into a space smaller than economy airplane seating. We were a group of 4 (2...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tydon delivered on an amazing 3 day weekend. They promptly picked our group up at in Jozi and delivered us safely to the camp. After a brief rest, we were off on our first game drive in Sabi Sands - WOW. Our guides were knowledgeable,...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an incredible time with Tydon Safaris. We did 4 days / 3 nights at the Tydon camp and if we could do it again we'd probably stay for 6+ next time. The luxury tent accommodations are nicer than most hotel rooms. They keep...More

1  Thank Jesse S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has always been a dream of mine to go on safari in South Africa. Not only did I get to live out my dream, but we got MARRIED on safari in South Africa, thanks to Gavin and Vangie. The elopement portion of our trip...More

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US$100 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$100 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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dougSanJose
4 August 2017|
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Response from Daryl-Hunter | Reviewed this property |
I didn't stay at the Bush Camp but since it is withing Sabi Sands Game reserve you are already there. At Tydon you can't enter until 6am, same with Kruger a half hour away. Animals can be seen very soon upon entry to... More
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Janice H
9 January 2017|
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Response from Daryl-Hunter | Reviewed this property |
I was there in late october and I would have welcomed rain as they were in a bad drought. November is supposed to be the beginning of the rainy season, but I wouldn't worry about it.
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"Tydon Bush Camp is the real Safari experience"
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"Photography tip - a 200mm lens is the most you'll need in Sabi Sands but for Kruger a 400mm (or 2x..."
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"Avoid being downwind during the boma dinners or you'll get a bunch of smoke in your face!"
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"All tents are well situated. We stayed in tent number 1 which was at the end and we enjoyed tyhe privacy."
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