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    Shindzela Tented Camp

    Johnniesdale Farm | Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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          Reviewed 23 October 2014

          Rangers,trackers,kitchen personnel,everyone did a fanatastic job.Great game drives,good food,relaxed atmosphere.Tents are great and give u the real safari feeling.Price-Value:worth every single penny!

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          1  Thank Marcus M
          Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 26 October 2014

          Thank you Marcus M! The Shindzela Team

          Reviewed 13 October 2014

          Don't let the idea of a tent dissuade you from considering this safari company. If you are looking for air conditioning in summer months, then a lodge might be a better choice. From the initial reservations to check-in to check-out, the service was nothing less...More

          3  Thank SteveandKaran
          Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 14 October 2014

          Thank you SteveandKaran! The Shindzela Team!

          Reviewed 7 October 2014

          We chose to visit Shindzela, based on the wonderful reviews it garnered on Tripadvisor. Yes, it is a bargain compared to a lot of the more luxurious camps and lodges in South Africa ( we paid around $175 pppn here, versus $900 pppn at Tswalu...More

          1  Thank joideviv
          Response from Shindzela, General Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 9 October 2014

          Dear joideviv Thank you for your constructive review. I am happy to hear that you did manage to see 5 out of the Big Five as well as general game. joideviv, just to reiterate as per our website, Shindzela can only accommodate 16 guests and...More

          Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

          We stayed for 10nights at the end of September and loved every minute. We felt at home from the moment we arrived. The camp was really friendly and intimate and the tents/chalets were very comfortable with nice ensuite outdoor bathrooms. Food was excellent and plentiful...More

          Thank Pykey99
          Response from Shindzela, Guest Relations Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 6 October 2014

          Thank you Pykey99! The Shindzela Team!

          Reviewed 3 October 2014

          Spent one night there at the end of a two week tour of South Africa -- and wish I had had longer to enjoy this place. The camp is charming...great food, the tents are set up on platforms, with thatched roofs above them. The bedding...More

          Thank ljm55
          Response from Shindzela, Front Office Manager at Shindzela Tented CampResponded 6 October 2014

          Thank you ljm55! The Shindzela Team

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          • Kruger National Park >
          • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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          vivek2520
          i was planning to travel to kruger but my agent said kids are not allowed on game drive in lodges inside the kruger park my kid is 4 years old
          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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          karenestelle
          My husband needs to sleep with a cpap. Is there a way of having electricity in the tents? If not, maybe I'll leave him home. Just kidding. Would you have a recommendation of a similar lodge? We want to be with the animals! Thank you, Karen Oh and how far out can we book? We are planning September 2018.
          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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          boracaysun
          There's 3 of us. A couple and our 13 yo daughter. Can we fit in 1 tent?
          21 July 2016|
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          Response from Shindzela | Property representative |
          Good day Thank you for your question. we do have 1 x triple tent available at shindzela which can sleep 3 persons.
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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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          "Every room deck has a view of the watering hole, it's pretty awesome."
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