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The Last Word Kitara

Discover The Last Word Kitara

The Last Word Kitara is a luxurious safari experience situated in the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve bordering the Kruger National Park. The camp is tucked away on the banks on the Klaserie River, providing a sanctuary in the wilderness. Perfect for armchair game viewing, you can relax on the deck or in the pool and witness animals in their natural habitat.

The camp offers only 6 suites, ensuring an exclusive experience for each guest. Each suite is spacious and equipped with every modern amenity one could need on safari. All suites have an en-suite bathroom with bath and outdoor shower. Mealtimes are in a variety of locations whether at the main lodge beneath an 800-year old Jackalberry tree, picnicking out in the African bushveld or, in the adjacent characterful boma beneath a star-studded night sky. The chefs delight in creating memorable dining experiences.

Special offer: Book for 4 nights or more at Last Word Kitara and receive 2 free nights at The Last Word Constantia This offer is valid until 31 December 2024. Terms and conditions apply.

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Expert View

  • Classic safari lodge ambience with features like Victorian bathtubs
  • Big 5 game drives and walking safaris on a private reserve
  • An intimate, boutique safari lodge with only 6 suites
  • Armchair safari viewing from your suite, the viewing deck or infinity pool

At a glance

  • 6 Suites
  • 6 Years +
  • Open All Year
  • All Inclusive
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Our sustainable tourism rating

We handpick partners who share our commitment to protecting their environment, conserving wildlife and benefitting local communities.

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"Aside from the standard game drives and walks, you can request (ahead of time) to join a rhino dehorning or an anti-poaching helicopter flight."

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Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.

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