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Thornybush Chapungu Lodge

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  • - Lodge type; Safari Lodge
  • - Location; Thornybush Game Reserve
  • - Lodge size; 8 Tented suites
  • - Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
Thornybush Chapungu Lodge in the Thorny Bush Game Reserve with its pristine African bushveld, is adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park. ThornyBush Game Reserve with its abundance of bird and mammal species including the 'Big 5', is also home to five exclusive lodges.

Thornybush Chapungu Lodge is authentically furnished in colonial splendour, handpicked pieces fill the lodge and its five air-conditioned en-suite tents, enhancing the ambience and comforts typical of a bygone era. Enjoy scenic views from the vantage of our elevated deck with an active water hole in close proximity.

Rediscover an era of private safari expeditions into the heart of Africa by sleeping under the skies with only canvas to separate yourself from the dangers of the South African bushveld.

Rooms & Suites:

Chapungu Luxury Tented Camp is tastefully furnished in old-world colonial splendor and offers safari enthusiasts an atmosphere reminiscent of the style and class of that bygone era complete with great cuisine and old fashioned service.

Food & Wine:

Whether it is around the fire in the boma or from the classically appointed dining room, savour Thornybush Capungu Lodge culinary delights.

Amani Spa:

Amani Spa's, operators of the Thornybush Game Lodge Spa Centre, have just completed the construction and renovation of existing Spa facilities at this flagship five star game lodge. The new centre, almost three times the size of the previous operation and with two full-time therapists, will offer a full range of treatments for Thornybush Game Lodge guests, as well as satellite treatments to our guests at Chapungu and the group's self catering camp, Nkelenga, both camps located a short distance from Thornybush Game Lodge.

Activities:

Chapungu Luxury Tented Camp offers unique exclusive Safari experiences in both open Land Rovers, and on foot. The private reserve is home to an abundance of species: 147 mammals including the "Big Five", 114 reptiles, 507 birds, 49 fish, 34 amphibians and 336 trees. The reserve is predominantly open savannah and with a near perfect year round climate, it is the ideal African safari holiday destination.

Morning and evening safaris in open landrovers are conducted by qualified rangers and trackers from all lodges, with walks encouraged for the more adventurous.

Thornybush Game Reserve is situated in a malaria area, prophylactic measures are recommended.


  • Rates from: R 3510.00
  • Per person per night sharing
  • Rates are in South African Rands
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - RSA; from £ 611
  • USA - RSA; from $ 1390
  • EUR - RSA; from € 495
  • Subject to availability & T&C's


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