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Private Game Reserves & Safari Lodges Accommodation Guide

The bush beckons...

Experience early morning game drives on the Landie with a hot water bottle, watching elephants emerging through the mist.

Big 5 safari encounters are followed by drinks around a cozy fire.

Tasty bush cuisine is served and a night of comfort awaits in your tented game camp or luxury game lodge.

Top game reserves near Kruger are...

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Gondwana Game Reserve

Mossel Bay
13 Kwena Huts and 10 Bush Villas, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 2,500

Gondwana Game Reserve provides the perfect safari break for Cape Town visitors and residents. Less than a four-hour drive away along South Africa’s popular Garden Route or...


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RiverBend Lodge

Eastern Cape
8 Rooms and 1 Villa with 3 Bedrooms
PPS from R 4,400
Special Deal

Set on a 14 000-hectare private concession within the malaria-free Addo Elephant National Park, River Bend is family friendly and a mere 45-minute drive from Port Elizabeth....


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Pumba Private Game Reserve and Spa

South Africa
12 Waterfront Chalets and 11 Bush Chalets
PPS from R 4,935
Includes Meals, local drinks, activities

Awake to sounds of the African bush as the sun rises from the morning mist, casting a sparkling reflection across the water to the edge of your private deck. In the...


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Gorah Elephant Camp

Addo & Eastern Cape Game Reserve
11 Tented Suites
PPS from R 5,230

The thrill of quietly watching a herd of elephants stroll by, while sipping tea on the veranda of a stately colonial manor house is unforgettable and this exclusive lodge...


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Simbavati Hilltop Lodge

South Africa
8 Pavilion-style Safari Tents
PPS from R 5,900
Special Deal

Simbavati is situated in the heart of the world-renowned Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, which forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park. It takes its name from the...


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Makakatana Bay Lodge

Isimangaliso
5 Bush Chalets and 1 Honeymoon Chalet
PPS from R 3,950

An intimate contemporary hideaway Makakatana is the only privately owned Lodge set on the banks of Lake St Lucia, within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park World Heritage Site,...


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The Bush House

Madikwe Game Reserve
6 Bedrooms
PPS from R 3,350
Includes Fully inclusive

The Bush House is your home away from home. A place to kick off your shoes and unwind in Big Five country, just less than four hours drive from Johannesburg. Set in the...


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Esiweni Lodge

Nambiti Game Reserve
5 Luxury Thatched Rooms

Set in tranquil and breathtaking surroundings on a cliff top with dramatic views over the Sundays River, Esiweni Lodge offers a unique Big Five experience in the...


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Bush Lodge on Amakhala

Amakhala Game Reserve
PPS from R 4,280

Located about 70km from Port Elizabeth, this 5-star bush lodge is discreetly positioned at the top end of a valley in the Amakhala Game Reserve. The main lodge offers...


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White Elephant Safari Lodge

Zululand and Elephant Coast
8 Luxury Safari Tents
PPS from R 2,600
Special Deal

Located at the foot of the Lebombo Mountains lies White Elephant, the only lodge in South Africa to offer Kariba-like water-based safari activities, including tiger fishing...


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Amakhosi Safari Lodge

Zululand and Elephant Coast
6 River Suites, 2 Honeymoon Suites and 1 Private Villa
PPS from R 2,650

AmaKhosi Safari Lodge “Place of the Kings” in Zulu, is ideally situated 4 hours from Durban in KwaZulu Natal and 5,5 hours from Johannesburg. On the banks of Zululand’s...


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Safari Lodge on Amakhala

Addo
11 Thatched Safari Huts
PPS from R 3,880

Safari Lodge on Amakhala in the Greater Addo Reserve of the Eastern Cape is an ideal malaria-free, Big Five safari destination after visiting Cape Town and the Garden Route....


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Pakamisa Private Game Reserve

Zululand and Elephant Coast
8 Spacious Open-plan Suites, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 1,590
Includes Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

From its commanding position atop Pakamisa Mountain in northern KZN, this exclusive lodge specialises in horseback safaris, with panoramic views over the malaria-free 2500...


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Khaya Ndlovu Manor House

Near Kruger National Park (Limpopo)
4 Bedrooms and 1 Honeymoon Room
PPS from R 2,050

A mere 45-minute flight from Johannesburg, Khaya Ndlovu is Sepedi for ‘Home of the Elephant’, where these and Africa’s big game roam the 15 000 ha Blue Canyon Conservancy at...


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Sable Lodge

Mabula Game Reserve
Exclusive use self-cater lodge with 4 chalets and a clubhouse
From R 3,400
Special Deal

Safari Lodge in the Waterberg just under two hours from Johannesburg, Sable Lodge is in the heart of the magnificent 10 000ha malaria-free Mabula Game Reserve, where the Big...


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Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge

Near Kruger National Park (Limpopo)
6 Rondavels and 2 Family Lodges
PPS from R 2,925
Includes All Meals and activities

In the heart of the African wilderness, lies the tranquil retreat of Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge. Set in the vast Balule Nature Reserve, part of the Greater Kruger Park, the...


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Thula Thula Private Game Reserve

Zululand and Elephant Coast
Safari Lodge : 2 Suites, 6 Thatch Rooms. Tented Camp : 8 Safari Tents
Units from R 2,500

Family owned and operated, Thula Thula was home to the late Lawrence Anthony, conservationist and best selling author of 'The Elephant Whisperer'. Only two hours north of...


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Itaga Luxury Private Game Lodge

Waterberg
8 Chalets
PPS from R 1,595

Set under spreading marula trees at the foot of the Waterberg mountains, Itaga Private Game Lodge is in a malaria-free area, less than two hours from Johannesburg. Set in...


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Sibuya Game Reserve & Tented Camps

Kenton-on-Sea
River Camp - 4 Tents and Forest Camp - 8 Tents
PPS from R 2,855

Sibuya Game Reserve & Tented Camps is a beautifully scenic game reserve on South Africa’s malaria-free Sunshine Coast. Spanning the Kariega Estuary on its course to meet the...


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Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge

Northern KwaZulu-Natal
9 Stone and Thatch Chalets
PPS from R 2,295

Leopard Mountain is a family run Big Five game lodge set within the 48 000 acre Zululand Rhino Reserve. Accommodation is in thatched stone chalets perched on a cliff top,...


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Harold Porter National Botanical Garden
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KwaZulu-Natal National Botanical Garden
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Private Game Reserves & Safari Lodges Accommodation Guide

The bush beckons...

Experience early morning game drives on the Landie with a hot water bottle, watching elephants emerging through the mist.

Big 5 safari encounters are followed by drinks around a cozy fire.

Tasty bush cuisine is served and a night of comfort awaits in your tented game camp or luxury game lodge.

Top game reserves near Kruger are always in demand, for example world renowned Sabi Sands.

Beautiful Madikwe and is one of our most requested safari destinations.

The Eastern Cape offers something different and is popular with travellers based in Cape Town and looking for a luxury Big 5 game experience a short flight away.

For a tropical safari visit one of our private game reserves in balmy KwaZulu Natal.