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Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve

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1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
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1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters
1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters

Overview of Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve

Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve

5.0 star property
Mountain lodge in Vaalwater with spa and safari

10,0/10 Exceptional

4 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air conditioning
The price is R13 038
Price available on 2022/12/02
Map
Off R 517 Vaal Water, Waterberg, Shambala Private Game Reserve, Vaalwater, Limpopo, 530

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About this area

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Seringa Cafe - 8 min drive

About this property

Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve

Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 4125 per vehicle one way. Guests can grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/cafe and visit the spa to be pampered with deep-tissue massages, aromatherapy, or mani/pedis. An outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a snack bar/deli are other highlights at this luxurious lodge.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 9 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 level

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Express check-in available
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (11 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite valet parking
  • Free onsite RV/bus/truck parking
  • Onsite parking limited

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast each morning 6:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Ecotours
  • Safari
  • Boat tours
  • Fishing

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • Built in 2010
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating (climate-controlled) and air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free stocked minibar
  • Bathrobes and slippers

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage
  • Furnished balcony/patio
  • Individually decorated
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • 2 bathrooms
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Spa

Shambala Spa has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Restaurant and Bar - This poolside bar specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open 24 hours.
Al Fresco all day dinning - This poolside brasserie specializes in African cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open 24 hours. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 4125 per vehicle (one way)

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 18 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve Lodge
Zulu Camp Lodge
Zulu Camp Lodge Vaalwater
Zulu Camp Vaalwater
Zulu Camp Vaalwater, Waterberg, South Africa
Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve Vaalwater
Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve Lodge Vaalwater

Frequently asked questions

Does Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
As of 27 November 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve on 02 December 2022 start from R13 038, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking. Parking spots may be limited. Free RV/bus/truck parking is available.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 4125 per vehicle one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-in is available.
What is there to do at Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities like fishing and boat tours. Additional recreation onsite includes ecotours, game viewing, and a wildlife and game drive. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve also has spa services and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve?
Yes, Restaurant and Bar offers alfresco dining, international cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Seringa Cafe (5.2 mi).
Does Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve have rooms with private spa tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep soaking bathtub.
Does Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a furnished balcony or patio.
What's the area around Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve like?
Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve is located by the river. Popular attractions include Welgevonden Game Reserve, which is 20 minutes away by car.

Overall score and ratings

10,0

Exceptional

10,0/10

Cleanliness

10,0/10

Staff & service

10,0/10

Amenities

9,3/10

Property conditions & facilities

10,0/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

A real Grm . Everything here is perfect ! The staff is wonderful , the food delicious . Much more them we expected . Our safari guide , Jacob , was so nice and so prepared !!! The room is excelent!!!! This is one of those hotels we will never forget ... thank you so much RICHARD
2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Ottima struttura in una riserva che contiene anche una diga con coccodrilli e hippo servizi eccellenti nota di merito al cuoco veramente bravo e al direttore molto cordiale e disponibile .Consiglio vivamente questa struttura .Bravi..,,
Vittorina, 1-night romance trip
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