- One of the best private reserves in South Africa
- Close to the Kruger National Park
- Main lap pool and suites with plunge pools
- Outdoor showers and free-standing bathtubs
- Meals and wine cellar list
- Game drives and walks in the game reserve
- Lodge type; Safari Camp
- Location; Kapama Private Game Reserve, South Africa
- Lodge size; 25 Suites
- Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
At Southern Camp, Experience Unforgettable Wildlife Sightings In the Kapama Reserve
Kapama Southern Camp is an ideal destination for luxury and family safaris in South Africa's Greater Kruger National Park region.
This beautifully appointed tented camp features 25 suites in the tranquil bushveld of Kapama Private Game Reserve.
Guests to Southern Camp can look forward to unparalleled luxury, complete with private plunge pools for each suite. An outdoor pool and pool deck offers a refreshing place to cool off and relax between game drives or walks. An incredible array of wildlife sightings is a hallmark of one's stay at Southern Camp.
Game drives and game walks offer the opportunity to observe the abundant wildlife up close, with knowledgeable guides leading each excursion.
Kapama Southern Camp is the perfect destination for those looking for a luxurious yet affordable African safari experience.
Kapama Game Reserve is an idyllic safari getaway just a few kilometres from the Eastgate Airport in Hoedspruit. The 13 000 hectare reserve was established in 1986 and is known for its abundant wildlife, including the iconic "Big Five" and plains game.
Kapama is also home to over 350 bird species, a haven for bird watchers and bird photographers of all levels.
Kapama is also home to the Hoedspruit Centre for Endangered Species, where endangered species such as cheetahs and wild dogs are kept in a safe environment, allowing them to be studied and cared for. This centre supports conservation efforts throughout South Africa and helps protect our fragile wildlife resources.
Hoedspruit Centre for Endangered Species is a must-visit when in the area.
Rooms And Suites
Kapama Southern Camp offers a luxurious escape from city life. With 25 suites, guests can choose between 15 standard, 7 luxury, and 3 large family suites.
Each suite is under thatch and provides air-conditioning and views of the surrounding bushveld.
Standard suites feature king-sized beds, full en-suite bathrooms, and private verandahs. Luxury suites offer even more space with the addition of private plunge pools, indoor and outdoor showers, and open fireplaces.
For families, there are three large family suites, which come with a private plunge pool, lounge and separate interleading en-suite bedroom - perfect for families of four.
Kapama has something for everyone, whether you are looking for a romantic getaway or a family holiday.
Cuisine And Wine
Kapama Southern Camp offers a unique dining experience with an elegant thatched dining room that is open-sided and features sweeping views of the surrounding wildlife and Kapama Private Game Reserve.
The cuisine served here combines African flavours with fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
Breakfast and lunch are served in the main dining room. When the weather allows, dinner is usually served in the traditional boma area, where chefs prepare an array of delectable meals that everyone can enjoy.
This luxury safari destination offers an unforgettable experience with exquisite cuisine and fine wines.
Kapama Southern Camp offers a variety of luxurious lodge facilities and amenities for guests to enjoy. The property features a spacious swimming pool with stunning bushveld views, ideal for cooling off under the African sun or relaxing after a busy day.
Relaxation is taken to the next level in the pool area with shaded sundecks and a bar offering guests tantalising cocktails, cold drinks, wine and icy beers.
For a more serene experience, the indoor lounge area provides beautiful views of the surrounding scenery and a comfortable seating area for reading or simply taking in the beauty of nature. There is also an outdoor boma, an African-style dining area where guests can enjoy delicious meals in the fresh air and various game-viewing activities for all ages.
Kapama Southern Camp offers a host of safari activities that make it an incredible destination to explore the African bush.
Guests staying at any of the Kapama lodges can enjoy two daily game drives and a bushwalking experience, each led by highly experienced guides and trackers. This ensures an enjoyable and safe wildlife-watching experience.
Some additional activities can be booked while in the Kapama Private Game Reserve if you want something more adventurous. These include elephant interaction, Hoedspruit Centre for Endangered Species tours, romantic sleep-outs and photographic safaris. You can even take to the skies on a hot air ballooning experience!
Kapama Southern offers an array of family-friendly activities and amenities. Children of all ages are welcome at the camp, and three family suites are available for larger family groups.
Family-orientated activities such as the "Bush Bumble" game drive is perfect for children under 6. On this game drive, they can safely explore the bush and learn about the wildlife inhabiting it. Not to mention, kids will be served kid-friendly meals throughout their stay (should they desire)!
Childcare services are available upon request, ensuring both parents can relax while their kids enjoy safely supervised activities.
Spa And Wellness
A luxurious spa and wellness experience unlike any other awaits. From the Karula Spa to the River Lodge Spa, guests will find a tranquil sanctuary to relax and rejuvenate.
At the Karula Spa, guests can enjoy four treatment rooms, a mini gym, a steam room, and an inviting pool with built-in loungers and underwater jets.
At the River Lodge Spa, guests can enjoy six treatment rooms, a mini gym, and a pool overlooking a waterhole.
All spa treatments use Dermalogica and Matisse products to ensure top-quality care for each guest.
Whether you are looking for a massage, facial, or body treatment, Kapama offers a truly unique spa and wellness experience.
Kapama Southern Camp is a luxurious safari destination that offers an unforgettable experience for all visitors. With 25 suites, incredible wildlife sightings, game drives and walks with knowledgeable guides, and exquisite cuisine and fine wines available to enjoy, this camp provides the perfect getaway for those looking for romance or family fun.
Whether you are searching for luxury in South Africa's greater Kruger National Park region or want some time away from city life, Kapama Southern Camp will offer something special that will be remembered long after your stay is over.
Rates from R10 250.00 per person
- Kapama Southern Camp Rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Three meals per day.
- Tea, coffee, cakes, pastries and afternoon teatime snacks
- A selection of local alcoholic and premium beverages
- Two game drives daily in open safari vehicles
- Complimentary road transfers to Eastgate airport
- Twice daily housekeeping service
- Conservation Levy
- Telephone calls
- Shop purchases
- Spa treatments
- Personal bar account, room mini-bar consumables and sundowner drinks