Thornybush Game Reserve Accommodation

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Simbambili Game Lodge

Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

Offering unparalleled luxury in an unspoilt environment, Simbambili Game Lodge is situated among dense stands of knobthorn and jackalberry...
Offering unparalleled luxury in an unspoilt environment, Simbambili Game Lodge is situated among dense stands of knobthorn and jackalberry trees along the meandering Manyeleti dry river bed in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve. It forms part of the world-renowned Kruger National Park.

With its Morroccan-style suites that have been sensitively designed to blend with the environment and carefully positioned to enhance privacy, this is a must for the romantic at heart. Sophisticated yet simple, each suite has spectacular views over an extensive savannah grassland that teems with wildlife, as seen from the unique en-suite bathrooms and salas or from individual private plunge pools.

This exquisite lodge is famed for its regular leopard sightings and abundance of general game species, as well as extraordinary bird life. With the lodge accommodating a maximum of 16 guests, public areas are carefully designed to resemble hospitality akin to a comfortable home with specially prepared meals and venues for entertaining and relaxation.

The Sabi Sand Game Reserve is famous for its Big 5 and it has the highest concentration of leopard in the world. It offers cat lovers a chance to meet the stars of the Simbambili Leopard Project. It is an online journal of the life of three leopards, Saseke the beautiful one, Mafufenyane the angry one, and Nyaleti the star.
from R12258

Thornybush Waterside-Lodge

Sleeps 40 in 20 rooms

Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park and set on the banks of a tranquil lake, Thornybush...
Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park and set on the banks of a tranquil lake, Thornybush Waterside-Lodge offers breathtaking views of the African bushveld.

The lodges’ 20 comfortably appointed air-conditioned Thatched Suites, blend into the natural habitat and are set along pathways surrounded by an abundance of trees and manicured gardens. Each en-suite bedroom is tastefully decorated with crisp white bedding.

The size of the lodge is ideal for special gatherings, affording privacy for individual couples and families looking to engage in bush activities. The lodge hosts a sixty-seater conference centre overlooking the lake, making this the ideal location for strategic getaways.
from R6842

Nkelenga Tented Camp

Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

Shrouded in the shade of the mighty acacia, n’Kelenga Tented Camp nestles into the lush savannah of the Limpopo province, bringing guests...
Shrouded in the shade of the mighty acacia, n’Kelenga Tented Camp nestles into the lush savannah of the Limpopo province, bringing guests closer to the evocative African wild. Situated in the game rich Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, guests are treated to a location that features some of the area’s most awe-inspiring vistas. Boasting a bouquet of flora and fauna, n’Kelenga Tented Camp provides guests with a rustic, humbling experience.

Accommodating up to 10 guests, n’Kelenga provides a self-catering experience to be shared with those close to you. A well-appointed, air-conditioned main house with lounge, dining area and fully equipped kitchen as well as loft area, perfect for children. The three en-suite tents are reminiscent of the colonial era of exploration. Comfortably furnished, this tented paradise provides guests with an intimate experience of the bush, whether it is viewed from the swimming pool or one of the many bush trails.

Creature comforts are still afforded to guests. Private game drives, hosted by your own ranger and tracker team provide a delicious diversion from relaxing. In addition, n’Kelenga affords a dedicated housekeeper to ensure the seamless running of your holiday. End the day on the deck of your tented chalet overlooking the dam.
from R7500

Thornybush Game Lodge

Sleeps 44 in 20 rooms

Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park, within the famous Thornybush Nature Reserve, is our largest operation, Thornybush Game Lodge....
Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park, within the famous Thornybush Nature Reserve, is our largest operation, Thornybush Game Lodge. Registered by the tourism authorities as a 5 Star offering, this lodge is ideal for small groups, bush weddings, milestone birthday celebrations or business indabas.

The configuration of the self-contained luxury suites provides privacy and solitude to couples and smaller groups visiting this special lodge. Whether you are a couple looking for an exclusive, romantic, private safari, a family looking to occupy your little ones or a group with a diverse range of requirements, Thornybush Game Lodge is the place. We offer 18 luxurious suites and two family suites. All suites boast full en-suite bathroom facilities, outdoor showers and private decks with views over the savannahs and the busy waterhole.

Thornybush Game Lodge also hosts a sixty-seater conference centre located a convenient two minutes from the main lodge reception areas. A state-of-the-art beauty spa tops the agenda of discerning guests visiting this well-known lodge.

Superb attention to detail and highly personalized service make for a memorable stay.
from R10214

Jackalberry Lodge

1 Review
Sleeps 8 in 3 rooms

Jackalberry Lodge is situated within the Thornybush Private Game Reserve, one of the worlds premier big five game viewing areas.
The...
Jackalberry Lodge is situated within the Thornybush Private Game Reserve, one of the worlds premier big five game viewing areas.
The majestic Drakensberg Mountains provide a spectacular backdrop for this intimate camp, offering magnificent views, understated luxury and restful, ethnic ambiance that blends harmoniously with nature. The lodge is named after the beautiful Jackalberry Tree that occurs widely in the bushveld. The bush around the lodge teems with game.

More than 60 species of wildlife can be found in the immediate vicinity, including lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino, hyena and cheetah. Jackalberry is also a paradise for birdwatchers, where more than 280 species have been recorded. Experience the comfort of chalet style rooms offering understated luxury, sumptuous en suite bathrooms with feature bath, double hand basins as well as indoor and outdoor showers. Choose from the Luxury Suite, the Family Room or five Standard Chalet Style Rooms.

Guest rooms have two twin beds or one king size bed. The family room has two twin beds and one queen size bed. All rooms are equipped with mini-bars, electronic room safe, hair-dryer, tea and coffee-making facilities, telephone, mosquito nets and air-conditioning. All rooms open onto patios. Facilities include the Swimming Pool, the Curio Shop, Conference Facilities, the Library and Boma.
from R4400

Shumbalala Game Lodge

Sleeps 12 in 5 rooms

Shumbalala, where the African wild is spoiled only by the quiet appreciation of guests being pampered in this exclusive five star graded...
Shumbalala, where the African wild is spoiled only by the quiet appreciation of guests being pampered in this exclusive five star graded private game lodge situated in a private big five game reserve adjacent to the greater Kruger National Park.

An African safari experience in our unspoiled reserve is shared with an abundance of birds and animals, including the big five, as they roam the savannahs and riverine forests.

Guest’s exclusivity are guaranteed by accommodating only a small number of guests at a time in our four Superior thatched suites or our two bed roomed presidential suite, all of which includes fireplaces, overhead fans, air-conditioning, 'picture window' bathrooms, two showers (one outside for the romantic) private viewing decks and individually furnished.

The two bed roomed 'presidential suite' (already occupied by the SA vice president), in addition to the above, also boasts its own dining room, lounge, huge viewing deck and fireside facility.

Guests have a choice of relaxing areas, including the Shumbalala library, curio shop, lounge area, viewing deck overlooking the waterhole frequented by game and a unique underground cellar in full view of the waterhole across the seasonal Monwana river on which bank's all the suites are built.

Accommodation: (The entire camp is also available, please see below).

Entire Camp:
Minimum Stay of two nights, maximum eight persons. Occupying Superior Suites only R39710 per night. Occupying Superior and Presidential R43890 per night. Minimum stay of two nights, maximum 10 persons per night. Occupying Superior and Presidential R53818 per night. Children under 12 by arrangement - price on application.
from R11980

The River Lodge

Sleeps 10 in 4 rooms

Nestled within the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, The River Lodge offers a picturesque bushveld getaway. The luxurious accommodation...
Nestled within the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, The River Lodge offers a picturesque bushveld getaway. The luxurious accommodation and striking views makes this an ideal option for nature enthusiasts visiting this beautiful part of Limpopo.

These spacious suites have double beds and open-plan bathrooms. Guests can wake up to panoramic views, or unwind with a soak in the tub while enjoying the stunning vistas. The elevated outside deck provides a unique opportunity to appreciate the plains below. Each suite also has a private swimming pool and an outdoor shower for added luxury.

Guests can start their day off with a delicious breakfast before embarking on a morning game drive or bush walk. Wild life include the famous Big Five as well as many species of bird and reptile. The lodge is also a great option for a wedding venue. Couples can exchange vows against the golden backdrop of the African savannah.

Evening turns the landscape into twilight paradise. It is also the ideal time to delight in a meal while gazing at the animals drinking at the water hole. Travellers can mingle with the other guests in the lounge area before retiring to the privacy of their suite. As darkness falls, the night sky invites visitors to gaze at the stars while listening to the sounds of nocturnal nature all around.

Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge is a jewel in an almost untouched area of the African bush in the Guernsey Private Nature Reserve. The reserve is...
Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge is a jewel in an almost untouched area of the African bush in the Guernsey Private Nature Reserve. The reserve is conveniently located close to Hoedspruit, Limpopo and the Orpen Gate to the Kruger National Park.

The luxurious tented accommodations feature en-suite bathrooms with dual basins, bathtub, inside and outside showers and an enclosed toilet. Cooled by air conditioning, the rooms are equipped with a laptop safe, hair dryer and tea and coffee facilities.

Nestled in the bush but in close walking distance to the main lodge, all luxury tents offer our guests a private atmosphere. Each terrace faces a waterhole with a breath taking view of the bush and the Drakensberg Mountains. Watch animals drinking at the waterhole or stunning sunsets in the mountains while enjoying a sun downer at the bar. The swimming pool invites to cool down after a long and adventures day.

There is a Wi-Fi connection free of charge in the public areas and a TV with international channels is provided in the comfortable lounge.

Safaris, tours and transfers can be provided on request with our qualified tour guide who is fluent in English, Dutch and German.

A set three-course menu dinner option is prepared daily fresh with only the best ingredients and offers a variety of international and South African cuisine. We take care of dietary issues.
from R2560

Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge

16 Reviews
Sleeps 28 in 12 rooms

Pezulu is a small exclusive Tree House Game Lodge, situated in the game rich area of the Limpopo...
Pezulu is a small exclusive Tree House Game Lodge, situated in the game rich area of the Limpopo Province of South Africa, only 40 minutes from the Orpen Gate of the Kruger Park. The Lodge comprises of eight unique thatch and reed Tree Houses, accommodating a maximum of 22 people. Each unit has been built to blend with the environment whilst maintaining an element of luxury. No nails have been knocked into the trees, rather, the unit has been built around the trees, resulting in huge branches which are still growing, passing through the Tree House. Each unit is en suite and has a private balcony. You can sit on your balcony and have herds of animals passing below, or view a Giraffe eye to eye.
from R1900
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    Nsele Safari Lodge

    from R2100
    Nsele Safaris & Lodge, situated in the pristine Southern African bushveld, is proudly managed and...
    Nsele Safaris & Lodge, situated in the pristine Southern African bushveld, is proudly managed and run by Olaf & Stephanie. We form part of the Extended Kruger National Park Biosphere and border the famous Thornybush Game Reserve. We also offer Big 5 game drives. <br />
    from R2100
    Sleeps 16 in 4 rooms

    1.76km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    Bona Ntaba Lodge is a unique facility featuring tree house chalets and a central shared lodge...
    Bona Ntaba Lodge is a unique facility featuring tree house chalets and a central shared lodge building. We are located in the bush on a wildlife conservancy which is home to giraffe, zebras, eland, waterbuck, buffalo, ostrich and many other free-roaming animals. Enjoy the tranquil quiet of our nights and the relaxing pace of the day or many of the nearby attractions and activities.
    from R1100
    Sleeps 12 in 3 rooms

    1.43km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    9 Reviews

    Giraffe Camp

    from R660
    Giraffe Camp is primarily offered on a self-catering basis for individuals, small groups and...
    Giraffe Camp is primarily offered on a self-catering basis for individuals, small groups and families. It features a large swimming pool set in a spacious garden with beautiful vistas of the surrounding bushveld.
    from R660
    Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

    5.09km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    1 Review

    Nyati Pools

    from R400
    Nyati Pools is a secluded, peaceful self-catering camp where buffalo graze, gentle giraffe grace...
    Nyati Pools is a secluded, peaceful self-catering camp where buffalo graze, gentle giraffe grace the planes and the antelope linger amongst the bush. This quaint little camp is one of the three camps nestled within the 2000-hectare game paradise.
    from R400
    Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

    4.21km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    4 Reviews

    Waterbuck Lodge

    from R5792
    from R5792
    Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

    1.55km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    Marc’s Treehouse Lodge offers rustic but comfortable accommodation geared to put one in close...
    Marc’s Treehouse Lodge offers rustic but comfortable accommodation geared to put one in close contact with the sights, sounds and scents of the wild. The tree houses are made of wood and reeds under thatch and blend harmoniously into the dense riverine vegetation.
    from R1830
    Sleeps 36 in 12 rooms

    4.91km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    In amongst the mysteries of Africa and South Africa, steeped in mythology, an Eden awaits; imagine...
    In amongst the mysteries of Africa and South Africa, steeped in mythology, an Eden awaits; imagine a place so beautiful, serene and unspoilt that it will wrap your soul in eternal longing to return.
    from R800
    Sleeps 27 in 5 rooms

    5.00km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    2 Reviews

    Lion Tree Top Lodge

    from R1900
    Lion Tree Top Lodge is situated in a private nature reserve in the heart of the game rich area,...
    Lion Tree Top Lodge is situated in a private nature reserve in the heart of the game rich area, bordering the Kruger National Park’s western boundary in Limpopo.
    from R1900
    Sleeps 12 in 5 rooms

    0.59km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    Ingulule Safari Camp is located on a private game reserve next to Hoedspruit and Orpen Gate in the...
    Ingulule Safari Camp is located on a private game reserve next to Hoedspruit and Orpen Gate in the Kruger National Park. There are no fences around the camp and animals roam free in and out of the camp.
    from R600
    Sleeps 21 in 8 rooms

    1.16km from Thornybush Game Reserve

    from R11430
    Sleeps 10 in 4 rooms

    0.74km from Thornybush Game Reserve

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    Home to Africa’s Big Five and neighbouring Kruger National Park, Thornybush Game Reserve is amongst the top safari holiday destinations in South Africa. Year round sunshine and the open savannah landscape contribute to its suitability. Also known as Thornybush Nature Reserve, it offers a safe haven to a diversity of wildlife species.

    Families with kids are fully catered for at Thornybush Family Safari Lodges. Kid’s activities offer customized kid-friendly game drives and walks. Young safari kids receive a ‘ranger in training’ pack and get involved with cool activities that teach them about the wilderness.

    Thornybush Exclusive Safari Lodges and Premier Safari Lodges offer guests stylish and exclusive experiences. Fully qualified rangers and trackers lead dawn and dusk safaris from open vehicles. More adventurous visitors can enjoy excellent guided bush walks. And of course there’s the chance of soaking up the African sunshine with a cocktail around the beautiful swimming pool.

    Home to Africa’s Big Five and neighbouring Kruger National Park, Thornybush Game Reserve is amongst the top safari holiday destinations in South Africa. Year round sunshine and the open savannah landscape contribute to its suitability. Also known...

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