About Thornhill Safari Lodge
Thornhill Safari Lodge is located within the Greater Kruger Park ecosystem - South Africa, a mere 40km from Kruger Park's Orpen gate. This area is a premier eco- tourist destination, with ever present views of the Drakensburg Escarpment.
Thornhill Safari Lodge is the ideal answer when you are looking for accommodation near Kruger and the absolute best game viewing experiences. We offer affordable getaways with comfortable rooms and excellent facilities in 13 authentic thatch-roof chalets at Thornhill Safari Lodge. Vibrant fabrics and local hardwood furniture all create that rustic yet stylish bush atmosphere. All bedrooms have en suite facilities, air -conditioning, mosquito nets and wooden decks that overlook the lodge, pool area and surrounding bushveld.
We cater for group bookings; individual guests on self-drives, fly-in safaris and honeymoon couples. Transfers can be arranged from both Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airports.
Thornhill Safari Lodge offers a variety of rooms to choose from, catering for each guest’s individual needs. All our rooms are individually decorated and comfortable, each with private en-suite bathrooms. We can accommodate a variety of accommodation needs, from a luxury honeymoon suite to a standard family room.
All our rooms offer:
• Mosquito nets over the beds
• Hot water showers
• Coffee and tea stations
• Wooden decks that overlook either the bushveld or the pool area
We have two honeymoon suites, which are perfect for the romantic getaway. Each suite offers extra-length king size beds, en suite bathroom with corner bath tubs, outside showers and air-conditioner.
Luxury Family Rooms
The luxury family rooms are suited for the family with small children that want to share a room with their parents. Offering one extra length king size bed with two single extra length beds or the room can accommodate four single extra length beds. Each luxury family room has an air-conditioner.
The standard rooms offer an intimate old safari style room with either an option of a double room with a 4 poster bed, twin rooms with two single beds or a triple room with three single beds, all standard rooms have en-suite bathrooms and are fitted with overhead fans and air-conditioners.
• Swimming Pool
• Viewing deck
• Lounge and reading area
• Free Wi-Fi internet connection
• Paid laundry service
We offer the following optional activities departing from Thornhill Safari Lodge:
• Big Five Game Drive
• Guided Nature Walk – included in your stay
• Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
• Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (Cheetah Project)
• Panorama Day tours
Safari: Experience a morning game walk, a full day safari in the iconic Kruger National Park, a sunset game drive in a neighbouring reserve viewing general game species or embark on an exciting Big 5 game drive, all conducted in open view vehicles.
Spa: Spa treatments can be arranged by a travelling spa - prior booking is essential.
Family friendly: Thornhill is family friendly and welcome all ages of children. We conduct child friendly game walks and game drives, focusing on the interesting and smaller details of the bush to the children.
Romantic: We can arrange romantic turn downs in your room, with rose petals and a bottle of champagne. Special private candle light dinners can be arranged on our sunset deck. Couples massages on the sunset deck by prior arrangement only.
Covid Safety Approved: Thornhill has implemented Covid-19 protocols, educating staff and introducing rigorous procedures and routines regarding enhanced cleaning, physical distancing and for our food and beverage offerings.
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*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling