Ngala Safari Lodge

Ngala Safari Lodge is situated in &Beyond Ngala Private Game Reserve, which shares an unfenced boundary with the world-renowned Kruger National Park. A spectacular diversity of wildlife moves through this immense wilderness, including breeding herds of elephant, leopard, spotted hyena, giraffe, large buffalo herds and white rhino.

Ngala Safari Lodge boasts 20 classic thatched cottages and the spacious Family Suite. Each ensuite cottage, with private veranda, exudes a romantic colonial ambiance with nostalgic safari memorabilia throughout. The lodge also provides a swimming pool, safari shop, waterhole, outdoor dining area and offers a unique children's programme.

Getting There

Getting to Ngala would involve either a light aircraft flight from Johannesburg Airport directly to Ngala Airstrip or a scheduled SAA flight from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit Airport followed by a one-hour road transfer. It is a six-hour drive from Johannesburg on excellent roads in a two-wheel drive vehicle.


Activities on offer include early morning and late afternoon game drives that continue after nightfall, interpretive bush walks and walking safaris with open air sleep-out option.

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Luke Anderson & Kristi Ryan

5/5 is not enough, we loved everything about this place! The attention to detail, the care of the staff, the personal engagement, and compassion were readily noticed. Everyone who helped us from Amy, Alain, Clement, Norman, and the kitchen staff were appreciated and remembered. Our safari guide and tracker - just wonderful. Fanny and Lyle did everything to ensure a memorable trip with the rest of the staff and will…

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Very unique hotel. We loved the service and staff. Wonderful views from pool area with elephants coming to drink everyday. Our room was great and couldn't have been any better

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