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About Bushmen/San Safari Lodge

This very unique Limpopo Bushveld destination, called the Bushmen/San Safari Lodge and Tented Camp is Safe and Malaria Free. Situated on the side of a small hill, overlooking Africa in all her glory.It is neighbour to the Bushmen/San people. The Tented Camp is based and themed around the Culture and ways of The San people while the Safari Lodge represents the ultimate in luxury and comfort. Share one of your evenings around the open fire in the conversation of these unique people, experiencing life as it was up to 4000 years ago. A must visit if you want to be at peace with yourself and The Bushmen.

You will wake up in the night, thinking: here i am, were i ought to be. The very private Tented Camp can sleep a total of 16 persons, four per tent. It consists of four Separate three-compartment, fully equipped Tented units, each with own private boma, toilet and warm water shower. Fully or Self-catering. The Safari lodge can sleep a total of 18 persons, up to three per room. It consists of four luxury en-suite rooms and three fully-equipped en suite luxury Bush Cottages. Fully or Self-catering.

Safari: This is a must as part of your African Safari. Experience the Big 5, visit the San people with their rock art, crafts and ways of life.


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
  • French
  • Northern Sotho (Sesotho sa Leboa)


  • AA Recommended
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Main gate closes at 21h00 and opens at 06h00

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Reviews for Bushmen/San Safari Lodge

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Rainer Schwarz, South Africa
17 May 2015

Thank You Andre for upgrading us to your wonderful room in the Lodge. This has made us very happy. Your staff is so friendly and helpful. It was a joy to sit next to the romantic fire under stars forever.Many regards  Evi and Rainer Schwarz

Maya Smeulders, England
06 January 2014

We are family of nine spanning three generations, grandparents, son and daughter with husband and four grandchildren aged between six and nine. We spent two weeks at the lodge and we all had a super time full of activities and relaxation. The accommodation was spacious and tastefully decorated. We had a whole house to ourselves with four bedrooms, both internal and outside sitting and dining areas and a big private outside fireplace to sit around in the evenings. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to make us feel at home and to create a festive atmosph...
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Mohamed Wael EL MOFTY, South Africa
02 January 2014

Excellent, my bookings have been upgraded by the Owner from tented Camp to a luxury self catering accommodation, every thing was just perfect.

Gerda Venter, South Africa
08 July 2013

I do not normally write reviews but I do feel that people should know what they have to expect. I am truly disappointed with Bushman/San Safari Lodge. I read all these great reviews and it was not at all what we experienced. Initially we were very exited as we saw two giraffes on our way to the main lodge and when we arrived the main lodge looked really beautiful from the outside. We unfortunately got send to the "guesthouse" which is were we booked our one night stay. The guesthouse unit A was spacious but dirty and falling apart. It is not anywhere near the main lodge and very close to the...
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Curt Anthony, South Africa
12 July 2012

Me and the family enjoyed our stay, it was all and more than we expected. The staff was excellent very accommodating, food was divine.Just 1 downer which isnt the lodges fault my fiance' lost her cellphone on the game drive but Len sent the guys out to look for it but they had no luck, besides that all was well.

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Bushmen/San Safari Lodge Map

Bushmen/San Safari Lodge is 42.3km from the centre of Lephalale (Ellisras) , the nearest airport 155.6km (Polokwane Airport).
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