- No electricity, but charging facilities are available
- The bush camp at night and safari experience
- Local wine and beer selection
- Game drives in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve
- One of our personal favourites game lodges
- The swimming pool
- Lodge type; Bush Camp
- Location; Sabi Sand Game Reserve
- Lodge size; 7 rooms
- Recommended stay; 3-5 nights
An Authentic Bush Camp Safari Adventure Awaits At The Magical Nottens
One of the most exceptional family-run lodges and bush camps in South Africa, Nottens Bush Camp is famed for its magical bush atmosphere and authentic African safari experience.
An exclusive and private safari lodge offering that perfect balance between price, wildlife and luxury.
A truly authentic safari and bush experience is on offer; no electricity (on purpose) and the magic of ambient lighting combine for one of the better experiences to be had in the Greater Kruger region of South Africa.
Charging and WiFi facilities are, of course, available.
Located deep within the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, part of South Africa's Greater Kruger National Park, Nottens Bush Camp offers over 15 000 acres of Africa's finest wildlife, including 145 mammal species, including the "Big 5", as well as over 500 species of birds.
Other than the "Big 5", endangered species such as wild dogs, honey badgers and cheetahs are definite highlights.
Rooms And Suites
Luxuriously appointed open-plan suites with both indoor and outdoor shower facilities offer vistas into the surrounding bush, abundant with wildlife.
All elegantly decorated suites offer a private wooden deck and are lit at night with oil lamps and candles, creating a magical and romantic atmosphere.
Cuisine And Wine
Meals when staying at Nottens Bush Camp are a delicious affair where guests gather in the enchanting candlelit boma under a canopy of stars. A roaring campfire provides the warmth and the location from which your stories of the day's wildlife activities are shared.
Whether it is a traditional bush breakfast, high tea or a three-course dinner, you will be guaranteed excellent cuisine with a varied menu using local ingredients designed to cater for all tastes.
Bush Camp Facilities
To escape from the African sun, a 20-meter lap pool is available to guests, surrounded by covered verandahs where you can unwind, tan or enjoy sundowners, including the house speciality of Pimm's cocktail.
Although there is no electricity at Nottens Bush Camp, battery charging facilities are available to all clients back at the main reception area.
Morning, afternoon and evening safaris are led by experienced game rangers and Shangaan trackers in open-top Landrovers traversing over 15 000 acres of the bushveld.
A highly recommended option is the walking safaris at Nottens Bush Camp offers for those wanting a closer and more intimate game-viewing encounter with the bush.
Children 6 and over are welcome when sharing with parents.
Spa And Wellness
Spa facilities with indoor and outdoor treatment rooms are available; therapeutic and full-body treatments come highly recommended by the team at Uyaphi.com.
Nottens Bush Camp offers a unique safari experience that is both luxurious and affordable.
With no electricity, you can enjoy the ambience of candlelight at night, fantastic game drives, delicious local cuisine and wines, a stunning swimming pool and excellent spa facilities.
The bush camp is the perfect place for families to bond in an authentic African setting or for couples looking for a romantic getaway.
If you plan your next trip to South Africa, don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity - remember to book well in advance.
Rates from R8 250.00 per person
- Nottens Bush Camp Rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Three meals
- Two game drives and bush walk per day
- Local soft drinks
- House wines and beers
- Special wines
- champagne and spirits
- items from the shop