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 Post subject: Re: BD2 - Shingwedzi Camp
Unread postPosted: Wed Jun 05, 2013 11:29 am 
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Dear Jen

Please note that the BD2 still have verandas. The only change that we are currently implementing is converting BD5 into BD3.

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 Post subject: Re: BD2 - Shingwedzi Camp
Unread postPosted: Wed Jun 05, 2013 12:15 pm 
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Thanks Stephens.

Perhaps you could change the description on the website to avoid further confusion as it states hat only unit 69 now has a veranda.

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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Wildkyker wrote:
I have read somewhere on the forum that reception and gas station will be up and running soon.

Please note what Lesego posted here :
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Urgent Notice: Dear 'Mites,

Please note that Shingwedzi is currently not selling diesel; only leaded & unleaded petrol is available until further notice.

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
Unread postPosted: Mon Aug 05, 2013 1:30 pm 
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Hi all

We visited Shingedzi in June and I took a few pictures of the camp. They are still busy with reconstruction, and soon the camp will be fully operational.

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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Shingwedzi is back up and running, accommodation neat and clean and looks new. The shop has been beautifully redone. Sorry I did not take a photo of it but its nice.

The trees on the road leading into the camp are all still standing, the hide at kanniedood is nearly rebuilt so let the good times roll.

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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thank you for the update :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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Will be there a week today!!! :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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I am going to Shingwedzi in Feb . Want to go and see how it looks after the flood and visit Crooks Corner. Excited to see the camp finished .


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 Post subject: Shingwedzi
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I have just returned from a long stay in the KNP. Planning to do my trip report a bit later but I have to say this, Shingwedzi was an absolute revelation. I was so amazed because the last time I stayed there it wasnt good. But "WOW" the accomdation was superb, so clean and organised with crisp bedding and gleaming utensils. But the best part was just the whole general presentation of the camp and and attitude of the staff - organised, friendly and a great atmosphere - no other camp came close - wish I had spent the whole time there.


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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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Having just booked our December 2014 trip :shock:, we will be in Shingwedzi for 2 nights in type BD3 accommodation, I would like to know if the accommodation is round "hut" type or is the accommodation in dormitory style

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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Have a look here tent dweller Bungalow (BD3) Shingwedzi

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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RosemaryH wrote:
Have a look here tent dweller Bungalow (BD3) Shingwedzi


RosemaryH, I did look at the above mentioned link before making the booking but are those pictures of the accommodation before or after the flood renovations?

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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TD I am quite sure the shape will be exactly the same as before.
Crested Val will be staying in one next week, hopefully she will have a pic or 2 to share.

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 Post subject: Re: Shingwedzi Rest Camp
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Elsa, thank you :gflower:

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