Crocodile Kruger Safari Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Crocodile Kruger Safari Lodge Marloth Park
Travel Blogs from Marloth Park
... at the water hole there were another 10 to 20 elephants (later joined by the previous 8 we had observed) having a sip of water. There were also numerous waterbuck enjoying some beachside activities. As we continued on our travels we observed several giraffe, the ever present impala (or it's derivatives), and on the final leg of the trip, a herd of cape buffalo, some of which were less than 20 feet away, including ...
... the Kruger is just down the road, so apart from the animals here we can also spot some by the river on the other side of the fence when they come down to drink. We saw an elephant in the distance and some hippos lying in the sun. The pool is very cold despite the 35C heat as it cools down a lot during the night. It is the middle of their winter here! Cooking lunch was a failure as the electricity kept blowing. It's a good job that we are aiming to eat out most ...
... of the low temperature and it was freezing! Luckily we had been warned so had gloves, scarves and beanies along with many clothing layers and extra blankets. The density of wild animals was surprising. We saw hundreds of impala, kudu and wildebeest. Four families of elephant, closest about 50m, four solitary rhino, two individual buffalo and the five lions (twice). Lots of basking ...
We did it, spent 3 days from 6am to 5pm looking in every nook & cranny of Kruger NP and we have ticked the bucket list of seeing the Big 5! Buffalo, Leopard, Lion, Rhino & Elephant Unbelievable we were going to be happy with 3 out of the 5, but so excited about seeing the ...
... of fascinating facts about it all and the Rhino tally has crept up - much to Iain's delight. We'd umm-ed and ahh-ed about whether to book ourselves on a night drive - they're a chance to sit in an open bus with some strangers and dazzle some of the shyest animals with a searchlight. In vans of 20 we toured the area more like a bunch of yobbos than wannabe naturalists. Fortunately the Jägermeistermonster was in another truck - a very mixed bunch - one ...