At a glance
- Five hour drive from Johannesburg
- Five-star accommodation
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The largest collection of the Thornybush Nature Reserve. There are 18 five-star suites to choose from. The decor is very chic and the suites overlook Monwana River.
Thornybush Game Lodge also has its own spa offering distinctively a South African approach to wellness.
The River Lodge is located in the 14,000 hectare Thornybush Private Nature Reserve amidst the verdant bushveld. There are four stunning suites overlooking Monwana River.
Each suite opens onto large deck with a private plunge pool. A quiet oasis to retreat to after a day of game drives.
Simbambili Game Lodge is located in the iconic Kruger National Park. It’s surrounded by jackalberry trees and a wildlife-rich savannah. Manyeleti River flows through it. This is a great place to experience a 5-star South African safari.
The suites overlook the savannah. Each one comes with an en-suite bathroom, private plunge pools, oversize beds and a spacious living area.
Simbambili Game Lodge also has its own Spa, Africaology, which overlooks the river.
Jaike RoweLuxury Travel Expert
"There's no better way to appreciate the natural world than by taking part in a South African safari. You'll have the chance to see the Big Five whilst never compromising when it comes to luxury. "Contact us
Luke MatthewmanLuxury Travel Expert
"The cosmopolitan hub of Cape Town is often overlooked as a fantastic travel destination. It has a palpably vibrant character and a flourishing food scene. I'd recommend it to anyone wanting to experience something completely different. "Contact us
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