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Description

Rustic Tented Treehouse camp and secluded bush camp, on the banks of the Mutale River, tributary to Limpopo just outside the Kruger National Park.

Located in rural Venda, next to Makuya Nature Reserve and 4 km from the Pafuri Gate of the Kruger Park, the lodge consists of five private camps, from two to eight beds per camp, each with own ablutions, kitchen, braai area and river frontage. The bush camp, about 2 km from the main camp, consists of two safari tents and a private chalet, with en-suite facilities.

Choose from exploring, birding, walking, or just relax in the friendly and informal atmosphere that keeps our guests coming back.

Delicious home cooked meals and barbeques are prepared daily or self-cater in the privacy of your own site. Sip an ice cold drink at our bush pub or on the pool deck. On ideal route through Kruger Park, Zimbabwe or Mozambique. Come and live in the bush for a while.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 8 hours
  • Type: Safari
  • Includes: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 26
  • Check-in: 06:00 AM
    Check-out: 09:00 AM
  • Reviews: 35 Reviews
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Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.
ON REQUEST
Thursday 11th September
  • Per Person Sharing:
  • R450
  • Per Person:
  • R600
  • Per Unit:
  • R1350
  • Minimum Stay:
  • 2 Nights
 
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Rain Tree>X 1
Includes: Self Catering
Sleeps eight people in four treehouses, with private toilet, shower, braai area and kitchen.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, Shower only, Separate toilet Beds Double beds Views River, Swimming pool
 
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Poison Pod>X 1
Includes: Self Catering
Sleeps six people in three treehouses, with private toilet, shower, braai area and kitchen.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite, Shower only Beds Double beds Views River, Swimming pool
 
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Nyala>X 1
Includes: Self Catering
Sleeps four people in two treehouses, with private toilet, shower, braai area and kitchen.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, Separate toilet Beds Double beds Views River, Swimming pool
 
Nyala
Sleeps 4 Price:
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Leadwood Sausage>X 2
Includes: Self Catering
These two sites each have one treehouse, which sleeps two people, with a private toilet, kitchen and braai area, sharing two showers, all rooms are in the river camp
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, Shower only, Separate toilet Beds Double beds Views River, Swimming pool
 
Leadwood Sausage
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Reviews for Pafuri Rivercamp

35 guest reviews Reviews of

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Wassily Nemitz, Germany
24 March 2015

This was one of the most amazing stays we ever had. The tree-house was just beautiful and the whole site romantic and very nice at all and even clean and save. The staff, especially Robert, was so friendly and kind. This is truly recommendable. The only thing we didn't like was the street from Parfuri Gate to the Camp which was difficult to use for a sedan vehicle without damaging it. But that did not destroy the positive experience at all.

Valerie Stringer, England
19 October 2014

Great hosts, great company, great food and a comfy bed. No electricity and a tent on stilts in the trees on a level with the Vervet Monkeys makes for a truly great experience. Not to be missed!

Anna-Marie Harding, Australia
22 September 2014

Pafuri Rivercamp was a lovely hideaway. If you can handle not having electricity then this place is more than worth a visit. The tree houses are brilliant and more than comfortable and the working toilets and showers don't hurt either! The pool and bar area is brilliant and the chef makes a superb 3 course dinner. Would definitely recommend!

Louis Pretorius, South Africa
28 June 2014

What an awesome place.I really enjoyed it there - everything perfectly clean and well prepared. The hosts just make the camp - loved them there!

Shaugn Osler, South Africa
05 May 2014

I had an enjoyable stay at Pafuri River Camp and will stay there again when in the area. I arrived at last light but will arrive earlier in the afternoon to enjoy the camp and its surrounds for longer.

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Pafuri Rivercamp Map

Pafuri Rivercamp is 2.6km from the centre of Pafuri Gate , the nearest airport 218km (Eastgate Airport).

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