- Small intimate game lodge close to the Hoedspruit airport
- Big Five safari experiences in the Thornybush Game Reserve
- Highly trained field guides offer and excellent safari experience
- Swimming pool and a romantic bush bath
- Air conditioning in the suites and free Wi-Fi
- Wildlife and bird species at the viewing hides
- A floodlit watering hole and Monwana River
- Lodge type; Classic Safari Lodge
- Location; Thornybush Private Game Reserve, South Africa
- Lodge size; 4 Safari Suites
- Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
Experience The Thornybush Private Game Reserve Wildlife In Style At Serondella Lodge
Serondella Lodge is in the heart of the famous Thornybush Private Game Reserve, close to the world-famous Kruger National Park. Serondella provides guests with a classic safari experience and is perfect for small groups of families or friends.
Situated along a tributary of the Monwana River, Serondella is surrounded by stunning landscapes and offers incredible wildlife viewing opportunities.
The lodge has four spacious, air-conditioned suites set in an African-style garden and a large family suite perfect for larger groups.
Each suite comes with its own private plunge pool overlooking the river or bushveld. Guests can also relax by the main swimming pool or the floodlit waterhole, which provides unique nighttime viewing.
At Serondella in the Thornybush Game Reserve, guests can participate in exciting "Big 5" safaris led by experienced rangers and trackers, allowing one to experience the African bush like never before.
Thornybush Game Reserve is a paradise for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. Situated in the Greater Kruger National Park, the area is home to more than 114 mammals and over 350 bird species, including the celebrated "Big 5" – lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo.
Guests can explore the bushveld on exciting game drives (in Land Rovers) and guided walks, spot wildlife from open 4x4 vehicles, or even participate in night safaris when the nocturnal animals come out to play.
Rooms And Suites
Each suite at Serondella Game Lodge offers guests a luxurious and intimate experience, surrounded by the breathtaking African bushveld. Experience the tranquil ambience of each room, complete with a private patio, to immerse yourself in nature and observe the wildlife.
The one-bedroom suites feature cosy fireplaces and comfortable furnishings, creating an inviting atmosphere. Relish in a private en-suite bathroom with hot running water, and enjoy all the essential amenities you may need during your stay.
The family suite is perfect for families or a few friends travelling together. This spacious suite also offers beautiful bushveld views and boasts three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an intimate lounge with a fireplace.
Cuisine And Wine
Depending on the weather, meals are served either in the outdoor Boma or indoor dining area at Serondella Game Lodge, and private dinners overlooking the waterhole can be arranged upon request.
The menu features a selection of traditional African dishes made with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Guests can also enjoy a range of classic European dishes and vegetarian options for those looking for something lighter.
To accompany the meal, guests can choose from an extensive selection of wine sourced from some of South Africa's best vineyards.
For those wishing to enjoy their meals outdoors, the Boma area is a great spot to savour the African flavours and take in stunning views.
The lodge's experienced staff are always on hand to provide expert advice on pairing dishes with wines for an unforgettable dining experience.
The central guest area at Serondella Lodge is home to the lodge's swimming pool, bar and lounge area, perfect for taking a dip or relaxing after a day of exploring. Here you can enjoy drinks and appetizers while taking in the spectacular views of the surrounding bushveld.
The Boma area is another highlight of Serondella Lodge, where guests can savour traditional South African cuisine - cooked over an open fire - as they take in the breathtaking vistas of the lowveld bushveld.
With experienced guides and trackers leading daily game drives with game-viewing vehicle, one can explore the African landscape in search of wildlife.
Traverse grassy plains and open savannas in search of zebras, giraffes, elephants, lions, wild dogs and cheetahs, to mention only a few.
For those who want an even closer look at the wildlife, Serondella Lodge offers game walks after breakfast or brunch.
At Serondella Lodge, family-friendly is a top priority. Serondella offers a variety of accommodations for families, including family suites with three bedrooms. These rooms are spacious and well equipped with all the necessary amenities, including comfortable beds, en-suite bathrooms and free Wi-Fi access.
Guests over the age of 6 years can enjoy the spectacular game drives offered within the Thornybush Game Reserve.
Special kids' programs are also available to keep little ones entertained and educated during their stay. The Serondella Lodge experienced guides will ensure everyone is kept safe while allowing plenty of fun and adventure.
Spa And Wellness
Thornybush Game Lodge offers all its guests a luxury spa and wellness experience. Located in the heart of the Thornybush Game Reserve, the spa and wellness experience at Game Lodge is within a few minutes drive of Serondella Lodge.
The Amani Spa at Thornybush Game Lodge is renowned for its exceptional treatments and massages. Guests can choose from various options, including aromatherapy, Swedish massage and hot stone massage.
Guests can also enjoy beauty treatments like facials and manicures/pedicures.
Serondella Lodge is the perfect place to experience the African bushveld in style when visiting the Greater Kruger National Park of South Africa. You will have an unforgettable stay here with its luxurious air-conditioned suites, stunning views and delicious cuisine.
Enjoy thrilling "Big 5" safaris with experienced guides and trackers leading daily game drives, or take a closer look at wildlife on guided walks after breakfast or brunch.
Whether relaxing by the pool overlooking the river or savouring traditional South African meals around a Boma fire under starry skies, Serondella and the Thornybush offers something unique that will leave lasting memories of your time spent in this majestic destination.
Rates from R15 500.00 per person
- Serondella Lodge Rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- All meals, teas, coffees & snacks
- Dawn and dusk safaris in open land cruiser vehicles and bushveld walks
- All Local drinks at Thornybush The River Lodge and Simbambili Game Lodge
- House wine / local beer and soft drinks are included at Thornybush Game Lodge and Shumbalala Game Lodge
- Sundowner local drinks included at Thornybush Waterside Lodge
- Bar / mini-bar
- Curio, telephone and laundry expenses
- Spa Facility
- Items of a personal nature
- Conservation Fee & TOMSA Levy