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Reviewed 8 October 2017

The perfect end to our honeymoon. The most wonderful camp with delicious food, amazing game drives and rangers/trackers. Hosts couldn't have been friendlier. A really magical place, can't recommend highly enough for an incredible safari experience.

Thank thriftka
Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments. We are so glad we could be part of your honeymoon memories and share some of our Umlani magic with you. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 6 October 2017

The thatched round hut accommodations are clean, large with outdoor bush-showers. Solar and oil lamps are used for lighting in the room since there is no electricity. It adds to the ambiance. The bed was very comfortable. The staff was very friendly. We had lunch...More

Thank Chris_Travel_Tales
Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. The outdoor bush showers, solar and oil lamps really help to enhance the bush experience. Great discussions with new friends around the camp fire after the sunset game drives, really add...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

We spent three nights at Umlani Bushcamp and what a treat it was! The rooms are very comfortable and relaxed, the guides and all staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. Our kids had a fantastic time in the pool and around the camp when not...More

Thank piscesdivers
Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for you lovely review. We are thrilled your family enjoyed the pool and sleepover in Marco's treehouse. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Many thanks, Lauren

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Our first trip to South Africa and we experienced true bush camp safaris at Umlani. We had a transfer from the airport into the camp. Once we arrived we didn't have much time before we were loaded into safari jeeps and headed out into the...More

Thank BandBinPA
Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 17 October 2017

What a great review of Umlani, thank you. We are so glad you enjoyed every aspect of Umlani and that you will be returning in the future. Seeing the big 5 and the other amazing wildlife up close and in their real environment is truly...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

I had to pinch myself the first time I was introduced to Umlani Bushcamp .... set in the African bush in the Greater Kruger National Park with no electricity and nature all around .... just the way I love it! The staff are amazing, informative...More

Thank Deirdre W
Response from Umlani, Public Relations Manager at Umlani BushcampResponded 17 October 2017

Wow, thank you for your awesome review of Umlani. Seeing baby hyena play is a real treat, as well as a leopard with his meal. It sounds like you got to experience some of the 'Umlani magic'. We hope to have you return soon. Kind...More

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Free Internet
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Kerri S
12 October 2017|
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Response from Umlani | Property representative |
Hello Traveller Yes, all game drives are included in your stay. Kind regards Umlani Team
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Rebecca F
17 November 2016|
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Response from Lizzie86_1 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast after Safari was proper breakfast. Eggs made to order, toast, bacon, fresh fruit. One day we had lamb "bacon"! Lunch was salads and meat of some kind. Dinners were ox tail, lamb, etc. Usually one or two choices... More
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Kim Van N
20 September 2016|
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Response from Schiess | Property representative |
Hi Kim We use gas geysers to heat water for showers these gas heaters work on demand. Hot/warm water is available any time you require it. We have a solar powered charge station for electronic devices cameras , cell... More
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"Stayed in eco-lodge. Nice and cool inside."
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"Keep doors and windows firmly shut to keep out monkeys."
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