Tswalu Tarkuni Homestead
Tarkuni Homestead is one of 3 luxury safari lodges in South Africa’s Tswalu Private Wildlife Reserve, situated on the southernmost edge of the Kalahari. Tarkuni is a luxury private homestead for multi-generational families or parties of friends. It can accommodate up to 10 guests in 5 suites, all under one roof. A dedicated team including a host and private chef will take car of everything during your stay.
Designed to be sustainable and earth friendly the thatched homestead features a lounge and dining room, as well as upstairs library and spa treatment room. The bedrooms each have spacious bathrooms and private verandas. Outside is a shaded veranda around a water-wise plunge pool, a sundowner fire pit and a gazebo for massages or afternoon naps. Evenings will be spent having barbeque dinners in the intimate boma under the stars. Tswalu Reserve offers amazing opportunities for seeing the incredible desert-adapted black rhino, black-maned lions, cheetah, aardvark, brown hyena, and the elusive pangolin. Aside from the private game drives you will also get to enjoy meerkat encounters, nature walks, tracking, horse riding, stargazing, visiting ancient rock engravings and star-bed experiences.
- The ultimate private wilderness experience
- Exclusive safari home with private chef and guides
- 5 suites for a multi-generation family or parties of friends
- Black-maned lions, meerkats, aardwolf, and pangolin
At a glance
- 5 Suites
- All Ages
- Open All Year
- Family Rooms
- All Inclusive
"Tswalu is in a malaria-free region of South Africa, making it extra safe for a family safari with a baby or young child."
Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Star Gazing/Star Bed
Take a journey through Tswalu Loapi Tented Camp to get a flavor of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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HOW TO BOOK
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Call us or inquire online. Share your wish list and we’ll start planning your adventure.
Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!