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Description

Shikwari Bush Lodge is owner-managed by the Lawrie family and set on a plains game reserve with two camps situated in the North Eastern Limpopo below the escarpment with majestic views of the Drakensburg Mountains, on a wildlife reserve. It accommodates 10 guests in five thatched suites and Pangolin accommodates eight guests in four rondavels. Two children can be accommodated in each room on fold-out beds.

Shikwari’ Bush Lodge’s affordable luxury thatched suites are tucked away in the bush and decorated with in a colonial style. Relax on the open veranda taking in the view, and cool off in the tranquil plunge pool. The caring staff give a home from home feeling; offering friendly relaxed service in amazing surroundings. The suites offer a choice of a king-size bed or twin beds that are both made up with fine percale linen. Each suite that accommodates two adults has a private bathroom, an outdoor shower and a sitting area on a small patio. The newly built Wild Fig Family room has a separate room for children 10 to 13 years on bunk beds. Included in the luxury accommodation is a delicious three course Dinner and full Continental or English Breakfast.

The Shikwari units can accommodate two children, aged 10 to 13 years, in a room on fold out beds and a supplement applies. Young people aged 14 years to 18 years in a booking for a Shikwari unit, are considered adults and must be accommodated in their own suite or with one other adult.

Pangolin Bush Camp is a comfortable rustic self-catering camp with four rondavels and communal amenities. There is a large family bathroom and outdoor shower, a separate second toilet and basin, fully equipped kitchen and lounge with premium DStv. In the garden there is a pool and a boma for braai’s.This private rustic camp can be booked as a whole for family get togethers or for a group of friends.

The Pangolin units accommodate children free of charge when sharing with parents and who are 13 years or under. Young people aged 14 years to 18 years in a booking for a Pangolin unit, are considered adults and must be accommodated in their own suite or with one other adult.

Our separate main lodge at Shikwari with cathedral-like thatch roof; offers a bar, a lounge and a dining room is also open to Pangolin guests for meals which should be booked with accommodation or 24 hours ahead and also use the free WiFi during the day.

Many activities and Guided Game drives are available here at the lodge and to a private Big 5 reserve nearby. The reserve is close to Kruger Park, The Panorama and Blyde Canyon attractions plus many other sightseeing excursions.

Wedding Venues: Our lodge is able to host an intimate wedding on the day, of 20 - 100 guests. Accommodation is available for 18 guest including the bridal couple. Overflow guests can be accommodated in a nearby lodges.

Conference Venues: Small meetings for eight to 10 people can be arranged. Printing and copying are charged at an additional rate. Wi-Fi is available in the main lounge and dining area. There is a Flat Screen TV to plug in a Laptop for presentations.

Children's Facilities: We have a pool and a few board games and some childrens books. Most activities would be in the adjacent area.We do not have a play ground or jungle gym.

Honeymoon: Celebration Suite - Our Marula Suite with canopied king-size bed,percale linen. Bathroom with large oval bath and outdoor shower. So that we can make you visit special please let us know in advance if this is a special occasion.

Facilities

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

  • Portfolio Collection
  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Booking terms:
All bookings must be made in writing and only written confirmations will be honoured.
A deposit of 50% will secure your reservation.
Deposits are only refundable if the reservation is cancelled at least 35 days prior to date of arrival.
Balance of accommodation account is payable in full, at least 4 weeks prior to...
Booking terms:
All bookings must be made in writing and only written confirmations will be honoured.
A deposit of 50% will secure your reservation.
Deposits are only refundable if the reservation is cancelled at least 35 days prior to date of arrival.
Balance of accommodation account is payable in full, at least 4 weeks prior to date of arrival.
Bookings made less than 4 weeks prior to date of arrival must be paid in full within 3 working days.
Bookings made less than 1 week prior to date of arrival must be paid in full immediately.
No guest will be allowed to check into the lodge unless the accommodation and all other pre-booked meals and services are paid for in full.
Provisional reservations will be held for a maximum of 5 days, after which, if no confirmation and deposit are received, the provisional reservation will be released.

Important information:
The Shikwari units can accommodate two children, aged 10 to 13 years, in a room on fold out beds and a supplement applies. Young people aged 14 years to 18 years in a booking for a Shikwari unit, are considered adults and must be accommodated in their own suite or with one other adult.
The Pangolin units accommodate children free of charge when sharing with parent and who are 13 years or under. Young people aged 14 years to 18 years in a booking for a Pangolin unit, are considered adults and must be accommodated in their own suite or with one other adult.
Please state if you need separate single beds or king-size beds and number of rooms for this.
When booking a group, we require:
- The ages of all children for an accurate booking quote.
- Special dietary preferences or food allergies?
- Business or holiday?
- Which city and country you are from?
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                                      Shikwari Bush Lodge Map

                                      Shikwari Bush Lodge is 33.1km from the centre of Hoedspruit , the nearest airport 43.8km (Eastgate Airport).

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