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Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve

Mountain lodge in Vaalwater with spa and safari

  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi and free parking
From
£601

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  • Luxury Chalet, 1 King Bed, View (Thached Chalet, Outdoor Shower) - Bathroom
  • Superior Chalet - Deep Soaking Bathtub
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10.0.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 !!!…

    Feb 25, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 24 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 9 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle

What’s around

  • Welgevonden Game Reserve - 7.6 mi / 12.3 km
  • Welgevonden Main Gate - 9.5 mi / 15.2 km
  • Kamonande Nature Reserve - 12.5 mi / 20.1 km
  • Kololo Game Reserve - 19 mi / 30.5 km
  • Lebolobolo Game Farm - 23.3 mi / 37.5 km
  • Marakele National Park - 24.5 mi / 39.4 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Luxury Chalet, 1 King Bed, View (Thached Chalet, Outdoor Shower)
  • Villa (Nelson Mandela 1 Pres Suite & 5 Rooms)
  • Superior Chalet

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Welgevonden Game Reserve - 7.6 mi / 12.3 km
  • Welgevonden Main Gate - 9.5 mi / 15.2 km
  • Kamonande Nature Reserve - 12.5 mi / 20.1 km
  • Kololo Game Reserve - 19 mi / 30.5 km
  • Lebolobolo Game Farm - 23.3 mi / 37.5 km
  • Marakele National Park - 24.5 mi / 39.4 km

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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At a glance

Size

  • 9 cabins
  • Arranged over 1 floor

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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) are not allowed
  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site valet parking
  • Free on-site motorhome/coach/lorry parking
  • On-site parking is limited
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Free reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Ecotours on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Pool umbrellas

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Year Built – 2010
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the cabin

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers

Sleep well

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

Things to enjoy

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

Freshen up

  • Second bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • 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. Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Restaurant and Bar – This poolside bar specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open 24 hours.

Al Fresco all day dinning – This poolside brasserie specialises 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.

Small print

Also known as

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

Optional extras

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

Policies

Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

This property does not have lifts.

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

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 sanitiser; 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.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival on the number on the booking confirmation.

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.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Zulu Camp at Shambala Private Game Reserve does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self and valet parking. Parking spaces may be limited. Free motorhome/bus/lorry parking is available.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-in is available.
  • Yes, Restaurant and Bar offers al fresco dining, international cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Seringa Cafe (5.2 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 4125 per vehicle one way.
  • Have fun with on-site activities such as fishing and boat tours. Additional recreation on-site 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.
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    2 night trip, Feb 25, 2019

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