Safari Lodges in the Timbavati Game Reserve, established in 1956 by like-minded game farmers with no fences separating the Reserve from the Kruger National Park.
There are a vast number of mammals within the Timbavati, over 147, within the park as well as being the home of the "Big Five" (i.e. lion, leopard, buffalo elephant and rhino). Plains wildlife on view includes impala, kudu, zebra cheetah, giraffe, warthog, monkeys and baboons, leopard, cheetah, wild dog, serval, hippos, crocodiles.
Below is our section of what we regard as the best lodges in the Timbavati, all located with the Private Game Reserve.
Lodges In Timbavati
Kambaku River Sands
Rates from R9 700.00 ppThe luxurious Kambaku River Sands in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve offers guests that perfect Big 5 safari away from the crowds of the Southern Kruger region. The lodge offers guests an opportunity to experience wildlife free-roaming from their own private room deck.
Motswari Game Lodge
Rates from R5 200.00 ppMotswari is a hidden gem that is located deep within the "Big 5" Timbavati Game Reserve (that is famed for her "White Lions"), this family-run and operated lodge is surrounded by some of the best wildlife in the area. One of our more popular accommodation establishments that we offer on Uyaphi.com.
Motswari Geiger's Camp
Rates from R7 100.00 ppMotswari Geiger's Camp is a home from home offering exclusive lodging for up to 10 guests all on a sole use basis, private game drives and safari walks all add up to one of the best Timbavati lodges and wildlife experiences out there. Perfect for small groups of friends or families.
Umlani Bush Camp
Rates from R4 100.00 ppTen rustic thatched safari huts are available at Umlani Bush Camp, with simplified luxury as the theme getting "getting back to nature" within the world famous Timbavati Game Reserve is par for the course. The ideal safari destination for families and couples alike.