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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Outstanding would cover every aspect our stay at Ngala! The property was updated in 2016 and the large rooms are lovely. Modern conveniences such as plugs and usb ports everywhere are a nice touch. The indoor/outdoor bathroom is fantastic with floor to ceiling windows and a free standing tub and indoor shower as well as a nice outdoor shower area.... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ngala is an absolute treat! The service of the management team and the knowledge of the ranger and trackers is unrivaled. We have travelled often in these parts and can truly say this was one of our best bush experiences. The leopard sightings were amazing in terms of quality and quantity and there was also lots of rhino, elephant, lion... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't recommend this place enough! We saw all of the big 5 animals plus many more over a 2 night stay. The"camp" is incredibly luxurious. All of the staff are super helpful, friendly, and knowledgeable about the animals. Our room was better than most executive suites! It had a king sized bed, a beautiful outdoor private shower, a bath... More 

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Potomac, Maryland
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Having completed 4 separate ones, I feel I can finally add some value to the African Safari discussion. While wildlife and guides remain a staple feature, facilities, service and property set &Beyond's Ngala Lodge apart. From the private runway pickup, where you get greeted by your assigned guide, to the dining area, where you receive a warm "welcome home!" you... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed at this safari lodge which has been renovated to a high standard and had a fantastic time. Staff are lovely and food was superb. a lovely area to view the animals. One of my favourite places to visit.

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Thank Weigold74
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I LOVED this property. Although the main lodge reception isn't the largest, it is the dining/restaurant building that is HUGE and really ties this property together. After a recent renovation, the rooms/huts are spacious and perfect for a couple. The whole lodge has more of a social feel with a large pool, rather than private plunge pools and breakfast and... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

more like 14 stars out of 5 The staff: incredibly friendly and knew exactly when to leave you alone and sense when you needed something The facility: the casa's were great, beds incredibly comfortable, bathrooms were beautiful Food: you are very well fed and the food was all high quality The guides: so so so so knowledgable, professional, fun, funny.... More 

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Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife,son and I stayed for 3 nights at this beautiful resort which, as others have said,had been completely renovated earlier this year. The rooms were spacious and beautifully furnished. The attention to detail was also impressive with everything being provided to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The staff were all friendly and keen to please you. Our... More 

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Thank GlasgowBoyFlorida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend this place. it's a must. Absoutely amazing experience from the minute you land until you leave. Staff does their very best to make your stay unforgettable, and they are successful indeed. Rooms are perfect, totally refurbished 4 months ago. All property is decorated in style. Food is superb, ingredients are fresh and natural and the Chef is a... More 

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Cave Creek, Arizona
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ngala was most definitely the highlight of our South Africa trip. From the moment we landed and were greeted by the guides and our African Mama, the stay took on a magical feel. The room was fabulous, the food fabulous, the staff fabulous. But the safaris took my breath away! Our guide, Dyke, was so knowledgeable and educated us in... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The romance and mystery of Africa come alive in 20 thatched cottages tucked under a dense canopy of tamboti trees at Ngala Safari Lodge. Exuding classical safari charm, the spacious veranda, with its wonderfully comfortable armchairs, looks out onto a popular waterhole. For pure indulgence, the Safari Suite offers an elegant sitting room, private swimming pool and exclusive use of a safari vehicle. Mouth-watering meals are served in the shade of an enormous weeping boerbean tree, while a large swimming pool lies on the edge of thick riverine woodland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge

Address: Mpumalanga, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Ngala Private Game Reserve
Price Range: £432 - £1,729 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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AndBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge Ngala Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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 of 5 bubbles BUbear81, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Arriving and departing to Ngala airstrip is recommended, HDS is not a bad option but this is quicker and a nice experience”
 of 5 bubbles YTenorio, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Nearest the pond”
 of 5 bubbles diediker2016, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“some of the rooms are far away from the main area, try to get one that is closer. I stayed in room 12 it was a close walk on a paved path”
 of 5 bubbles BethB657, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms recentely refurbished to a 5 star standard, outside showers as well as great modern bathrooms.”
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