- Views, views and more views
- Game drives and walking safaris are spectacular
- Walking safaris are a must if one has the time
- The honeymoon suite and Pel's Post
- Evening meals in the dining rooms
- Day trips exploring the northern Kruger National Park
- Lodge Type; Luxury Safari Lodge
- Location; Kruger National Park, South Arica
- Lodge Size; 12 Safari Suites
- Recommended stay; 3-5 nights
Experience Unparalleled Kruger National Park Safari Luxury At The Outpost Lodge With Its Jaw-Dropping Views
The Outpost Lodge offers an exceptional safari encounter in the remote northern part of Kruger National Park. Located atop a hill overlooking the Luvuvhu River, this luxurious lodge boasts 12 suites designed to provide guests with all the creature comforts for an incredible stay. The views from the lodge are jaw-dropping; each suite offers stunning panoramas of the surrounding landscape and wildlife, making it ideal for game viewing and walking safaris.
A stay at The Outpost Lodge is genuinely unforgettable; you can expect nothing less than quality service, breathtaking views, and thrilling game drives in some of the most beautiful parts of the Park. With so much to offer, visitors will never be short of activities during their stay; take part in guided walking tours or try your luck on a night drive through the Park, where you could spot some amazing nocturnal creatures.
Once you are done exploring the wilds, unwind with a delicious dinner while watching animals come down to drink from the river below - all before drifting off amidst one of Africa's most majestic settings.
With a recommended stay duration between 3-5 nights, this remarkable haven promises many unforgettable moments that will last a lifetime.
Outpost Lodge is located in the Makuleke Concession area, which is one of the most biodiverse regions in the Kruger National Park.
The concession covers an area of 26 500 hectares and includes Pafuri, a region renowned for its rich wildlife, including the "Big 5". Here, visitors can witness large herds of elephants and buffalos roaming across an array of plains and forests, as well as large cats and many types of antelope like wildebeest, impala, kudu and warthog.
In addition to its wide range of African mammals, Makuleke also boasts over 350 species of birdlife – making it a popular destination for birdwatchers.
Rooms And Suites
The Outpost offers guests a luxurious, private experience with 12 unique, modern open-plan suites.
Each suite offers spectacular 180-degree views of the Park and a king-sized bed and en-suite bathrooms stocked with amenities. Each suite's lounge area and private verandahs provide stunning views of the surrounding wilderness that can be enjoyed from the comfort of each room.
For those looking for an even more exclusive stay, The Outpost Lodge also features the eco-friendly Pel's Post Lodge. Guests at Pel's Post enjoy four stand-alone suites along the Luvuvhu river bank, with unparalleled views of the remote wilderness below. As if this wasn't reason enough to book your stay, guests at Pel's Post will also have access to a personal chef, private vehicle and guide for their stay - allowing you to explore the Park at your own pace. Pel's is booked on an exclusive-use basis.
Cuisine And Wine
Guests can enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience. With its unique blend of African cuisine and flavours from around the world, the menu will satisfy even the most discerning palate. Whether it's breakfast, lunch, high tea or dinner, guests will find something to tantalize their taste buds.
For those looking for a more traditional take on the African experience, The Outpost Lodge proudly offers authentic bushveld-style dishes such as grilled game meat served with freshly baked bread accompanied by a variety of sauces and salads.
Vegetarian options are, of course, available.
A selection of fine wines is available to complement any meal, with bottles sourced from renowned vineyards around South Africa, including Constantia Glen and La Motte Estate wine estates, amongst other favourites.
The Outpost Lodge is a luxurious retreat set in the heart of South Africa with spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. Guests are welcomed into an atmosphere of relaxation and comfort, surrounded by lush Kruger National Park bushveld and breathtaking views.
In the "dining room", guests can enjoy delectable cuisine prepared with local ingredients that reflect the unique culture of South Africa. The bar area provides a selection of drinks, while the nearby wine cellar stocks some of the finest wines from across South Africa.
Guests can also take a dip in the pool or relax on the deck, which offers stunning panoramic views. The lounge features a cosy fireplace and bookshelves filled with fiction and non-fiction titles for guests to enjoy while unwinding after dinner.
The library area bordering the lounge boasts an impressive collection of books to suit most tastes. For added indulgence at The Outpost Lodge, guests can book an in-room massage therapy session which will leave them feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
Finally, complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout most areas of the property so that guests can stay connected during their stay at this exquisite retreat.
You can embark on a truly unforgettable safari experience at The Outpost Lodge! Early morning game drives allow you to get a head start on spotting the magnificent array of wildlife that calls this area home. With highly experienced local guides and spotters providing expert commentary along the way, you will learn all about the different species that inhabit this area and how they interact with each other.
The afternoon and early evening game drives are also accompanied by knowledgeable guides who will be able to point out various animals in their natural habitat, as well as any unique sightings of birds or other animals in the area.
One of the best ways to explore The Outpost Lodge is through a guided walking safari. This activity allows you to truly immerse yourself in nature and observe animals up close and personal in their natural environment. This experience is sure to leave you with lasting memories.
Kids over the age of 10 years are most welcome in this beautiful boutique lodge. Here they can partake in a wide range of activities, such as swimming in the crystal clear swimming pool, arts and crafts around the lodge, and of course, the reason one is here, game drives in the northern Kruger National Park.
With the Outpost's stunning views of the surrounding mountains, delicious child-friendly meals served daily, luxurious family accommodations and a welcoming atmosphere, families can come together to make lasting memories that will last a lifetime when staying at The Outpost Lodge.
Spa And Wellness
Guests can enjoy some of the most excellent spa and wellness services available. Enjoy specialized treatments such as deep tissue massages, aromatherapy, and reflexology.
Onsite experts are available to provide customized care and therapy, ensuring that guests have a truly remarkable experience.
The Outpost Lodge offers an unforgettable experience for its guests, with a range of luxurious and modern suites, delectable cuisine, fine wines and spa treatments.
Whether you are looking to explore the northern Kruger National Park on game drives or relax in its stunning pool area – The Outpost has something for everyone.
With various activities available, including birdwatching, walking safaris and family-friendly options - it is easy to see why The Outpost is quickly becoming one of South Africa's most beloved destinations.
Rates from R8 050.00 per person
- The Outpost Lodge Rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Fully serviced Luxury accommodation
- Two game drives per day in open safari vehicles with sun-downers and snacks
- Optional game walks
- Three meals daily
- Tea & Coffee
- All beverages excluding premium wines and spirits from our wine cellar. Laundry Service
- Wi-Fi in central area
- Road transfer from the Pafuri runway to the Lodge for fly-in guests
- Curio shop purchases
- Premium wines from the wine cellar
- Telephone calls
- Lodge Transfers
- Massage therapies
- Compulsory international fully comprehensive travel insurance
- Park Entrance Fees