- Eye level to the surrounding tree
- Klasserie wildlife and birdlife
- nThambo Tree Camp is a small and private camp
- Eco-friendly Greater Kruger safari experience
- More budget orientated
- Lodge Type; Classic Safari Camp
- Location; Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, South Africa
- Lodge Size; 5 Raised Safari Suites
- Recommended Stay; 3-5 nights
Experience The Wild Side Of The Klaserie Private Nature Reserve At nThambo Tree Camp
At nThambo Tree Camp, guests are immersed in the raw beauty of nature, with opportunities to participate in game drive safaris and walking options led by professional guides. These excursions offer breathtaking encounters with diverse wildlife in the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, part of the Greater Kruger National Park.
As the sun sets, gather around the communal dining area and enjoy traditional South African cuisine under a canopy of stars. The warmth of the campfire, coupled with the symphony of nocturnal animals, creates a truly unforgettable experience.
With its commitment to sustainability, nThambo Tree Camp has seamlessly blended luxury with environmental consciousness, making it a perfect choice for eco-travellers. The camp's intimate atmosphere and stunning location ensure guests a unique and captivating safari adventure.
The Klaserie Private Nature Reserve is a hidden gem nestled within the Greater Kruger area of South Africa. It's unspoilt wilderness and rich biodiversity serve as an enchanting haven for various rare and fascinating species.
The Klaserie Game Reserve is not just home to the majestic "Big 5" but is also a sanctuary for the elusive cheetah and the enigmatic wild dog.
The birdwatchers will not be disappointed either, as the reserve is teeming with a diverse range of spectacular bird species, from the striking Southern ground hornbill to the majestic white-backed vulture.
The Klaserie Private Nature Reserve is gradually gaining recognition as visitors recount their extraordinary encounters and sightings, making this less-known reserve one of the emerging wildlife destinations in South Africa.
Rooms And Suites
Each of the five chalets at nThambo Tree Camp is a sanctuary of comfort and serenity, nestled amidst the natural beauty of the wilderness. The rooms are exquisitely furnished with a keen eye for detail, boasting plush beds and modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay.
With a design that merges seamlessly with the surrounding environment, the rooms offer an uninterrupted view of the enchanting forest landscape from private balconies. This truly elevates the experience, making guests feel like they are part of the vibrant ecosystem.
As night falls, the stargazing opportunities from these treetop balconies are simply mesmerising, creating unforgettable memories.
Cuisine And Wine
At nThambo Tree Camp, gastronomy holds a place of honour. Each meal is an invitation to a journey through a cornucopia of flavours, showcasing the richness of South African cuisine.
Every dish tells a story, from the succulent game meat, prepared with intricate marinades and cooked to perfection over the traditional braaivleis to the medley of locally sourced vegetables and aromatic herbs.
The camp's wine cellar boasts a curated selection of South African wines that perfectly accompanies the meals. Each bottle is chosen for its unique flavour profile and its ability to enhance the dining experience, making every meal at nThambo Tree Camp a memorable affair.
Get ready to indulge your senses in an exceptional culinary journey under the African sky.
A library brimming with African literature, a fire pit perfect for sharing stories and making memories, and a dining area where you can savour meals prepared with local ingredients. You know what they say - you haven't truly lived until you've tasted the vibrant flavours of South Africa under a starry night sky.
Whether you are lounging by the swimming pool at nThambo Tree Camp, sipping a sundowner on the deck, or whispering goodnight to the African stars from your balcony, you're in for an adventure you won't soon forget.
During both mornings and evenings, guests are treated to captivating game drives. The remarkable aspect is that the animals have become accustomed to the presence of our vehicle, understanding that it poses no threat to them. As a result, you have the extraordinary opportunity to approach the magnificent larger predators, sometimes within a mere five to 10 metres, even when they are engrossed in devouring a recent kill.
nThambo Tree Camp also offers heart-thumping walking safaris that take you right into the very heart of the wild. Accompanied by our seasoned safari guides, you'll tread lightly and quietly through the untamed bush, feeling that raw, primal energy course through you. There's nothing quite like seeing wildlife up close, feeling the earth beneath your feet or hearing the grass's rustling and the wild's calls around you.
This isn't just about seeing the wildlife; it's about feeling and being a part of the wild. It's about replacing that Wi-Fi connection with a real, tangible connection.
And let us remember the sundowner sessions - a quintessential safari tradition. As the African sun dips and paints the sky with a palette of oranges, pinks, and purples, we'll pull over, set up a table, and toast to the untouched wilderness around us. Remember, this is not a vacation. It is a safari.
nThambo Tree Camp offers a truly immersive and unforgettable safari experience. It invites you to delve into the heart of the wilderness, explore its unspoilt beauty and experience wildlife like never before.
With stunning accommodations, exceptional cuisine, and a plethora of activities designed to engage and captivate, nThambo ensures an adventure that transcends the ordinary. Here, you don't just watch the wild; you become a part of it.
So why wait? Start planning your trip to this unique wildlife haven and make memories that will last a lifetime.
Rates from R5 555.00 per person
- nThambo Tree Camp Rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Fully inclusive rate
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- All meals
- All local drinks (soft & alcoholic)
- Game drive safaris
- Bush walks
- Teas & coffees
- Premium international drinks
- Klaserie Conservation levy
- Timbavati Gate fee
- Items of a personal nature