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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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RiverBend Lodge

Addo Elephant National Park
8 Rooms and 1 Villa with 3 Bedrooms
PPS from R 5,000

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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Khaya Ndlovu Manor House

Hoedspruit
4 Bedrooms and 1 Honeymoon Room
PPS from R 2,255

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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Safari Lodge on Amakhala

Addo
11 Thatched Safari Huts
PPS from R 4,280

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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Bush Lodge on Amakhala

Amakhala Game Reserve
PPS from R 4,880

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 welcoming...


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Sibuya Game Reserve & Tented Camps

Kenton-on-Sea
River Camp - 4 Tents and Forest Camp - 8 Tents
PPS from R 3,095

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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Gorah Elephant Camp

Addo Elephant National Park
11 Tented Suites
PPS from R 5,830

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

Timbavati Private Game Reserve
8 Pavilion-style Safari Tents
PPS from R 6,750

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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Ant's Nest

Vaalwater
6 Rooms

Ant’s Nest is owned and run by Ant and Tessa Baber, descendants of some of the earliest pioneers in the area who settled here in 1886. This welcoming bush home is located on a...


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Ant's Hill

Vaalwater
1 Room, 4 Cottages

Ant’s Hill is owned and run by Ant and Tessa Baber, descendants of some of the earliest pioneers in the area who settled here in 1886. This unique bush home is located on a...


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Simbavati River Lodge

Timbavati Private Game Reserve
8 Safari Tents & 3 Family Chalets
PPS from R 5,250

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, 1 Honeymoon Chalet, 2 Family Chalets
PPS from R 4,600

An intimate, contemporary hideaway, Makakatana is the only privately owned lodge within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park World Heritage Site, Africa’s largest natural marine...


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The Bush House

Madikwe Game Reserve
6 Bedrooms
PPS from R 3,750
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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Ulusaba Private Game Reserve

Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve
21 rooms

Ulusaba Private Game Reserve is Sir Richard Branson's safari lodge located in the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve. Guests can choose to stay in either Rock Lodge or Safari Lodge...


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Woodall Country House & Spa

Addo
7 Luxury Rooms, 3 Suites and 1 Family Suite
PPS from R 945
Includes Bed & Breakfast

Set amongst peaceful citrus orchards, this luxury Boutique Country House and Spa in Addo is the ideal base from which to explore the adjacent malaria-free Addo Elephant Park...


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Gondwana Game Reserve

Mossel Bay
13 Kwena Huts and 10 Bush Villas, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 2,925
Special Deal

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 45...


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Pakamisa Private Game Reserve

Pongola
8 Spacious Open-plan Suites
PPS from R 1,700
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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Amakhosi Safari Lodge

Pongola
6 River Suites, 2 Honeymoon Suites and 1 Private Villa
PPS from R 2,785
Special Deal

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 Mkuze...


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White Elephant Safari Lodge

Pongola
8 Luxury Safari Tents
PPS from R 2,910
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 and...


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Thula Thula Private Game Reserve

Empangeni
Safari Lodge : 2 Suites, 6 Thatch Rooms. Tented Camp : 8 Safari Tents
Units from R 2,800

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

Mabalingwe Nature Reserve
8 Chalets
PPS from R 1,745

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 the...


Samora Machel Monument
On 19 October 1986, the aeroplane, in which President...

Andulela Community Projects
Fun, inspiring, themed cultural tours and incentives...

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
The magnificent world-famous Kirstenbosch National...

Mamelodi Township
Mamelodi, part of the City of Tshwane Metro...

Sterkfontein Caves
Sterkfontein Caves, one of the 13 fossil sites in the...

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.