Discover nature’s hidden wonders in specially tailored walking trails from our luxury tented accommodation. Plains Camp is situated in the heart of our 12,000 hectare concession - a stone’s throw from Skukuza and easily accessible by road or air. With a maximum of eight people only (no children under 12), guests are ensured of a quality, pristine wilderness experience. 2 highly qualified guides will share their wealth of bush knowledge with you – from the identification of animals, trees, grasses, insects and birds to the medicinal uses of plants, folklore and basic tracking and survival skills.
Plains Camp - Kruger National Park
Plains Camp has four luxury African explorer-style tents with en-suite (hot running water) and all the comforts of home, plus the African Wilderness on your doorstep. Built in authentic pioneer tradition it has the serenity of a 19th century naturalists retreat, nestled in an Acacia Knobthorn thicket and overlooking the spectacular Timbitene plain and waterhole. An Africana book collection and antique treasures are reminiscent of a golden era. A generator and a back-up battery system power overhead fans and 24 hour lighting. The generator system can be used to re-charge camera batteries at specific times. There is also a Communal Lounge and Dining Area with an outside fireplace.
Nkambeni Tented Lodge is located inside the Kruger National Park. The entrance to the lodge is through the Kruger National Park’s Numbi Gate, close to White River and Hazyview. At Nkambeni Tented Lodge they are committed to the preservation of wilderness areas. The accommodation at Nkambeni Tented Lodge consists of 150 beautifully appointed luxury timber and canvas tented suites. The permanent luxury tents offer you an en-suite bedroom with air-conditioning and a private deck. Their suites are designed and constructed to guarantee minimum impact on the environment. For that reason the suites have been built on wooden stilts. The restaurant offers true South African hospitality and food.
Nkambeni was awarded a new traversing area of 12000 hectares in the south-western Kruger National Park.
While staying at Nkambeni a late afternoon guided drive including a sundowner stop (with drinks and snacks) can be enjoyed amongst other activities. This activity takes place on the traversing area as well as on KNP roads. We will stop for the sundowner drink at an allocated stop point. The sundowner activity includes light drinks such as local beers, ciders, and wine by the glass, sodas and water as well as some snacks.
Skukuza rest camp - a lofty, green destination described by guests as tailor-made for romantic getaways and relaxing excursions. The park's largest accommodation destination, Skukuza plays host to around 300 visitors at a time - with a variety of accommodation options, ranging from tent and caravan sites, to fully furnished canvas safari tents with fridges, standing fans, and their own small veranda, to six person chalets and luxury guest houses, and a complete set of amenities.
Gaming and entertainment facilities are rich here, with guests having options on guided bush walks, game drives with trained trackers, as well as pre-booked, overnight activities such as the Metsi Metsi Wilderness Trail. Guests should keep in mind that children younger than six will not be permitted on drives, and those younger than twelve are restricted from game walks. Seasonal kids educational programs are conducted on behalf of the camp, and wildlife films are screened daily (barring Sundays).
Additionally, the rest camp is home to a nine hole golf course, the Stevenson Hamilton Memorial library, and the Lake Panic Bird Hide. Facilities include a post office, bank, car hire, restaurants, an internet cafe, laundromat, car wash, auditorium and conference facilities, meaning you'll be in the midst of the bush, but never far away from the comforts of home.
Under the impressive silhouette of the Lebombo Mountains, flanked by the Sabie river, guests to the Lower Sabie rest camp enjoy rustic, back-to-basics bungalow accommodation, as well as a wide variety of game and bird populations.
The camp, hugging the banks of the Sabie, accommodates guests in a range of units, including camp grounds, one-to-five bed huts, stilted, furnished tents, three or five-bed bungalows, and a luxury guest house with limited channel-access DSTV and a serene river view. En-suite bathrooms, fully stocked kitchenettes , and air conditioning make accommodation at Lower Sabie a breeze of comfort and accessibility.
The scenic grounds exhibit the area’s striking natural beauty ? symbolised by the definitive indigenous sycamore fig tree. Guests can take guided bush walks and game drives around the area, all supervised by informed and keen professionals - however children younger than six will not be permitted on game drives, while children younger than twelve are restricted from game walks.
Among the oldest camps in the Kruger National park, Pretoriuskop Rest Camp carries with it a charming sense of great nostalgia and connection with its lengthy past - guests have a wide selection of accommodation available to them, with cosy furnishings and rustic decoration adding to the sense of history.
Accommodation is provided at campsites and caravan sites, either fitted with or without electricity points, communal bathrooms, and cooking facilities with electric hotplates, for a maximum of six people per site. Two, three, five or six-bed huts are also available for accommodation, with ceiling fans, communal ablution and kitchen facilities.