Ultimate classic safari lodge with a colonial feel and impeccable service. Excellent Big Five in Thornybush, newly opened to the Greater Kruger. Master trackers produce abundant sightings on drives and foot.. Also a spa destination in its own right. Popular with rock stars
Tasteful, thatched Olifants floodplain lodge surrounded by Balule's pachyderms. Particularly elegant premium suites with natural design elements and some outdoor baths. Owner-led walking and driving activities. Ambitious cuisine and decent wine cellar.
fr R5,300 pp daily rack
Piles of stone tiles rise from the earth to form this distinctive looking luxury lodge. Low vehicle density plus large traverse equals excellent sightings.
Sabi Sabi's flagship, Earth Lodge celebrates the future and the mineral wealth of Africa. It is opulent and lavishly designed with huge suites in a strikingly brutal concrete edifice sunk into the side of a mound. Spectacular.
Original family farmstead modernised as a luxurious camp but retaining green tin roof cottages, candle lantern light, and an authentic embracing bush ambience. Excellent central traversing shared with Sabi Sabi. Waterholes but no river access.
fr R6,135 pp daily rack
Elegant thatched lodge designed to evoke the romance and charm of a bygone era. 10,000 hectares of varied Timbavati traversing. Big Five; potential for white lion, wild dog, cheetah. Super service and food.
fr R9,000 pp daily rack
Upscale and distinctive small camp elevated over the Sand river's forested banks. Relais and Chateaux status for food and wine. Just six very large suites with attendant luxury and service.
Pair of lodges, one adult-only, one for all ages. Basic in style with good traversing in the Klaserie and parts of the Timbavati. Comprehensive spa with steam room. Photographic gear for hire.
fr R5,600 pp daily rack
Luxurious traditional lodge connected by rope bridge over the seasonal Mabrak river to a large waterhole, where there is a spectacular "sleep-out" suite. High creature comfort. Kids' "Cub Club".
A private, exclusive oasis of calm situated on the largest reservoir in the northern sector of Sabi Sand. Private everything - butler, chef, guide, tracker, drives, pool. Massive luxurious suites.