About Shik Shack
Shik Shack offers unique bed and breakfast accommodation, and is situated off the Orpen Road approximately 35 km from Hoedspruit.
The lodge is the ideal base to experience an African cultural stay, while being near to the surrounding attractions such as the Kruger National Park.
Accommodation at Shik Shack comprises various Traditional Huts and Safari Tents, which can accommodate 2 persons in each. Each hut or tent is furnished with 2 single beds fitted with comfortable bedding. Each hut or tent contains amenities such as towels, mosquito nets, fans, storage compartments, and a bottle of water. Guests have access to a communal bathroom with hot-water showers to freshen up.
A continental breakfast is served in the main building, where there is a shared kitchen as well for guests to prepare and cook their own meals. The lodge also boasts free Wi-Fi access in the public area; a common social area with a lounge, a bar, a fire pit, as well as a swimming pool and braai facilities.
Shik Shack is built with the intention of capturing the true heart and soul of this part of South Africa. The lodge has rescue dogs and a couple of curious donkeys; guests can experience a deeper insight into the vibrant Tsonga culture and be part of a thriving eco-village community. The hosts are able to arrange village walking tours, as well as day trips into Kruger National Park, or to the Panorama Route and Blyde River Canyon, to name but a few attractions.
35km from the nearest airport Eastgate Airport in Hoedspruit (Tourism Town),
32km from Orpen Gate (Kruger National Park),
30km from Swadini Forever Resort (Blyde River Canyon-Dam)
25km away from Acornhoek Mall,
And 85km to Graskop (Panorama Route- Blyde River Canyon).
Safari: We are 30km from Kruger National Park. We offer Cultural Walking Tours from Shik Shack, you can also plan day trips to the Panorama Route, Blyde River Canyon, Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Center etc.
Please note a no show will be charged at the full price.
Should there be any late arrivals, please let us know as early as possible.
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*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling