Hoyo Hoyo Highlights
- The bee-hive' suites
- Swimming pool
- Waterhole and its wildlife
- Staff are amazing
- All meals and wine list
- Wildlife watching from the pool
Hoyo Hoyo Tsonga Lodge Information
- Lodge type; Budget Safari Lodge
- Location; Central Kruger Park
- Lodge size; 6 Safari Suites
- Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
Hoyo Hoyo Tsonga Lodge, located in the centre of the Imbali exclusive and private concession within the Kruger National Park, will allow one a great unrivalled African safari in five-star extravagance in the footsteps of these original adventures.
The final result is an exceptional combination of ethnic luxury, capturing both warmth and style, most probably not experienced before.
Highly skilled personnel make sure the highest standards of hospitality, as well as service at Tsonga Lodge, where an individual's every wish, is certainly catered for.
As one of the first private concessions in the Kruger National Park, Mluwati has worked tirelessly to ensure the sustainability of this pristine wilderness that for over 100 years has been a sanctuary for over 114 reptiles, 34 amphibians and 147 mammal species, including Africa’s Big Five.
Keen birders will delight in the hundreds of bird species that call Kruger home. Over 500 species, in fact, many of which occur in the Mluwati Concession including the Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill, Crested Barbet and Burchell’s Glossy Starling.
Guests will enjoy some of Kruger’s most spectacular landscapes and an extraordinary variety of wildlife, birdlife and plant life within the Mluwati Concession, ensuring that each safari experience will be unique.
Rooms and Suites
Six luxurious air-conditioned 'bee-hive' suites, round in shape along with earth coloured walls and a tapering thatched reed roofing feature king size beds, en-suite bathrooms, outdoor showers and private game viewing verandas.
All fabrics, décor and objet d'art are procured through the nearby Tsonga community and stand tribal proud.
Cuisine and Wine
The renowned boma banquet hosted by the resident Shangaan Chief is unquestionably distinctive.
Visitors to Hoyo Hoyo have got the chance to get a peek into the tradition and way of life associated with the Shangaan people using pan-African cuisine beneath the stars while being entertained by traditional dancing, storytelling as well as sangoma introductions.
A good wine list and selection of beers is available for guests.
Game watching from Hoyo Hoyo Tsonga Lodge itself is genuinely good, sit back at the central guest area or the swimming pool and watch the wildlife at the nearby waterhole.
Open game drives, guided bush walks, as well as bird watching, are all available from the lodge, as well as a self-drive alternative within the Kruger National Park.
Children under the age of 12 are unfortunately not allowed at Hoyo Hoyo Tsonga Lodge, the lodge caters more towards adults and older children.
Spa and Wellness
Indulgent spa treatments and a soothing massage in the seclusion of your private deck with the scents of ylang ylang, vanilla and cedarwood soothing body, mind and soul.
Rates from R5 140.00 pp
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Three meals
- Selected beverages (soft drinks, water, beer, selected wines & spirits)
- Two game drives and VAT at 14%
- Transfers not specified
- Premium brand beverages
- Gate entry fees
- Items of a personal nature
- Travel insurance