Family owned and run, Thabamati Luxury Tented Camp is well situated overlooking a dam and enjoys vistas across the Timbavati to the distant Drakensberg Mountains. Thabamati is an eco-friendly camp using only solar power and gas. Each of the 4 spacious and luxury tents are en-suite, each with a wonderful view across the waterhole. Private outside decks and interior sitting area allows for a chance to relax enjoy the waterhole and the sounds of the bush. Each tent has power outlets and the en-suite bathroom features inside and outside showers and a bath with a view of the surrounding bush.
Thabamati Luxury Tented Camp main areas has a large deck and pool area, all of which overlook the waterhole. A sunken boma also overlooks the dam and is the perfect place to enjoy the African nights.
Qualified and passionate guiding teams take guests on twice daily game drives in the Timbavati. The Timbavati shares unfenced borders with the Kruger National Park and the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, allowing animals to roam freely on long established paths.
The Timbavati Private Nature Reserve forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park and encompasses a vast area with many diverse species of animals, birds, insects and reptiles. Game viewing is excellent in the Timbavati, with lion prides and leopards being regularly seen on game drives. Large herds of elephant and buffalo can also be seen very regularly as well as many other species like Hyena, the endangered Wild Dogs, cheetah, various plains game and many species of birds.
Gomo Gomo Game Lodge offers a prime location with magnificent views on the banks of the Nhlaralumi River in the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve. Gomo Gomo Game Lodge is exclusive and offers comfortable accommodation as well as fantastic game viewing opportunities.
Africa on Foot offers a rustic and traditional safari experience with all the necessary comforts one would need for a comfortable stay. The camp is small and personal with friendly and hospitable staff. Activities include day and night game drives and bush walks.
nThambo Tree Camp is a small intimate safari camp ideal for the adventurous guest looking for an authentic bush and safari experience complemented by friendly staff and warm South African hospitality.
Shindzela Tented Safari Camp is a small and intimate safari camp catering for a maximum of 12 guests. Shindzela has no electricity and offers a traditional and romantic bush camp experience.
Simbavati River Lodge offers visitors a luxurious family retreat with friendly and efficient staff in the heart of the world famous Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. Set under a canopy of Jackelberry trees, luxury chalets and tents stretch out along the river banks offering supurb views.
Umkumbe Safari Lodge offers a rustic yet comfortable safari experience in the beautiful Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve. The lodge is small and intimate and welcomes families. Children of all ages are welcome at Umkumbe.
Kambaku Safari Lodge is nestled in the heart of the Timbavati, offering a family safari lodge and a relaxed informal atmosphere. Overlooking a waterhole, Kambaku has wildlife coming to drink frequently.
Self-drive to Xanatseni Private Camp where guests are offered a unique big game safari in the Klaserie Private Reserve, bordering the Kruger. The drive from Johannesburg is on good, safe roads and the journey will take about 6 hours.