Kambaku Safari Lodge

Kambaku Safari Lodge is a family-orientated lodge nestled in the heart of the beautiful Timbavati Private Game Reserve which forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park. Expect to see the Big 5 as well as favorites such as hippo and hyena whilst always keeping an eye out for the famous white lions of the Timbavati and the endangered African wild dogs.

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  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

The eight thatched chalets (including 3 inter-leading family units) are set around the camp waterhole, which can also be viewed from the main pool deck or upper deck. The rooms each have a private veranda. At the main lodge is a welcoming fireplace, small library, swimming pool and bar as well as a dining area offering hearty brunches, delicious high teas and unforgettable dinners under the night sky. A spa and gym are available for use at the sister lodge River Sands.

Kambaku Safari Lodge is ideal for family holidays and caters for children of all ages. It is fully fenced and offers a unique and fun-filled Kid's Program as well as toy box and pool table.

Getting There

Approximately 1 hour's drive from Hoedspruit Airport and approximately 3 hour's drive from Kruger Mpumalanga Airport, both of which receive regular flights from Johannesburg and Cape Town.


Morning and evening game drives, bush walks, bird watching from the Hide, photographic and art safaris and visits to local attractions.

Read what our previous clients thought of Kambaku Safari Lodge

Review of Kambaku Safari Lodge

Michael Morrison

The highlight of the trip. The facilities were exactly as we expected, and the food was very good. What tipped the scales was the personnel. We were treated as, and felt like family. Catharine, the manager, made sure we had everything we needed. Gideon and Eric, our Guide and Tracker, were top notch, and found more game than I thought we would see - including all of the 'Big 5'.…

06/11/2019 Read full trip review

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