Thornybush Private Game Reserve


Set in the heart of the rolling Lowveld and adjacent to Kruger National Park is Thornybush Game Reserve, home of the Big Five and a variety of other African wildlife species.

The reserve is predominantly open savannah and with a near perfect year round climate it is the ideal safari holiday destination.

The range of accommodation options caters for most guests, from rustic comfort to exclusive luxury. Four and five star lodges ( some are luxury tented lodges ) are located within Thornybush Game Reserve.

Five star Thornybush Game Lodge has twenty luxurious suites, each with en-suite bathroom, outdoor shower and private deck.

Five star Shumbalala Lodge represents extraordinary style and taste and offers accommodation to a maximum of eight special guests.

Five star Simbambili Lodge offers eight Morroccan-styled suites that have been carefully positioned to enhance privacy. This is a must for the romantic at heart. Each suite with its own plunge pool and Sala overlooking the watering hole.

Four star Serondella Lodge is an intimate Lodge on the banks of the Monwana River and accommodates eight guests in varied accommodation choices. Ideal for families.

Four star Nkaya Lodge is set on the crest of a hill that overlooks the Drakensberg mountain range. Nkaya Lodge boasts spacious double suites each with private lounges and twin en-suite amenities.

Four star Chapungu Tented Camp is formed by eight luxury tents, each with private facilities and feature bushveld bath, connected by pathways with the main Camp.

Four star Waterbuck Game Lodge is positioned adjacent to a water estuary in the Southern part of The Thornybush Nature Reserve, and provides extraordinary wildlife diversity within the confines of a closely located watering hole and abundant birdlife.



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