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.
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. If you are feeling adventurous, you may opt to spend one night of your stay at the Kambaku sleep-out deck, a 3-tiered, raised platform, with all luxury modern conveniences and set on the banks of a dam where abundant game come to drink. 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 a toy box and pool table.
- Ideal for families, it is fully fenced and offers kids safari activities
- Owner-run and managed with only 8 chalets
- The chance to see the Timbavatis famous white lions
- Over 1000Ha of sole-use wilderness for your exclusive game viewing
At a glance
- 8 Chalets
- All Ages
- Open All Year
- Family Rooms
- All Inclusive
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Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Big 5 Safari
Guided Walking Safari
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Holiday to Kambaku Safari Lodge
Very friendly hosts, guides and the athmosphere was great!Read full review
Honeymoon to Kambaku Safari Lodge
This was the best place we have ever stayed. You were made to feel like a big family from the moment you arrived, and the team was exceptionally friendly and accommodating. You were served brunch and a 3-course meal every day, and all of the food was incredible. The game drives were brilliant, and …Read full review
Adventure Holiday to Kambaku Safari Lodge
We really loved this place. The rooms, the lodge, the meals were all terrific! Also, the staff was friendly and always ready to help - especially the ranger and the trekker who took us on the safari drives. I wish we could have had an extra day here.Read full review
Holiday to Kambaku Safari Lodge
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 notc…Read full review