Kambaku Safari Lodge,
Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Greater Kruger National Park
Nestled in the heart of the renowed Timbavati Private Nature Reserve lies the Kambaku Safari Lodge. With panoramic views of thousands of hectares of unspoiled bush, abundant game and rustic ambience, Kambaku provides the ultimate escape from busy schedule
Accommodation at Kambaku Safari Lodge comprises of seven thatched, en-suite chalets that are situated in a semi-circle overlooking a waterhole. Kambaku provides exclusive yet affordable accommodation that is meticulously designed, beautifully constructed and elegantly decorated to reflect the gracious charm and serenity of our surroundings. Each of the seven thatched chalets contains a full en-suite bathroom with both a shower and a bath. To satisfy specific requirements, the rooms offer a combination of family suites, doubles and twins.
Creating a feeling of relaxed intimacy, the camp accommodates just sixteen guests and is ideal for hosting small family gatherings, friends or exclusive business events. To truly immerse yourself in the rustic bush experience, our chalets are equipped with lanterns for light, eco-friendly battery power for fans and gas geysers for hot water. For those romantics in pursuit of a little pleasure, our rooms are also equipped with four poster beds, crisp white linen and draped mosquito nets
Kambaku Lodge invites you to experience our unmatched warmth and hospitality. From assuring your comfort and satisfaction from the moment you arrive to indulging you throughout your stay, the Kambaku team is passionate about providing you with service excellence.
Dining at Kambaku is a delight – aside from our delicious meals and rustic ambience, the Kambaku team will supervise any special dietary requirements and will ensure that every meal is presented with love, care and expertise. For those who choose to relax, a selection of teas and coffees are available all day long.
From Johannesburg by road
From Johannesburg head for eMalahleni (Witbank) on the N12 highway. This highway becomes the N4. Continue on the N4 until you see the Belfast turnoff. Take the Belfast turn off and head into the little town of Belfast. In the centre of town you will see a sign post for Dullstroom / Lydenburg. Turn right toward Dullstroom/Lydenburg. Continue on this road for approximately 30kms until you reach Dullstroom. Continue straight through the village of Dullstroom and head for Lydenburg, approximately 50kms. You will come to a T Junction. Turn left and head into the town of Lydenburg. At the second set of traffic lights, turn left. This is a ring road that will take you out of town and onto the R36 towards the village of Ohrigstad. Once on this road you will head directly for Hoedspruit. Once in Hoedspruit , continue straight through the town. You will go over a small bridge and then at the four way intersection you will turn right onto the R40. Head out of town for approximately 6 kms . Turn left at the Timbavati / Eastgate Airport road. You will go through a security/control gate and then head directly for the Timbavati Nature Reserve Gate which is roughly 18kms further on. Once at the Timbavati Nature Reserve Gate you will need to pay a conservation levy of R110 per person and R120 per vehicle. Once in the reserve continue straight for approximately 13kms, then turn right when you see the direction sign board. Follow the Kambaku signs to the lodge.
From Nelspruit by road
From Nelspruit take the R40 past White River and continue on to Hazyview, then Bushbuckridge and Acornhoek. Carry on straight along this road past the Orpen road turnoff , until you see the Hoedspruit turn off to your right. Turn right and continue on this road until eventually you see the main Timbavati/ Eastgate Airport road on your right. Turn right here. You will go through a security/control gate and then head directly for the Timbavati Nature Reserve Gate which is roughly 18kms further on. Once at the Tmbavati Nature Reserve Gate you will need to pay a conservation levy of R110 per person and R120 per vehicle. Once in the reserve continue straight for approximately 13kms, then turn right when you see the direction sign board. Follow the Kambaku signs to the lodge.
By Air to Hoedspruit
SA Express offer daily flights to Hoedspruit/Eastgate Airport (30km from Kambaku) from Johannesburg and Cape Town. Alternatively one is able to get daily flights into Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in Nelspruit (120 km from Kambaku) from all major centres such as Johannesburg and Cape Town. Transfers from both airports are available on request.
Should you fly in to Timbavati Reserve by charter using the local airstrip, you will be required to pay an arrival levy of R100 and a departure levy of R100. This is payable at the lodge. For more details of charter flights please contact the lodge. A R110 is payable per person for the Timbavati conservation levy.
S 24 21.940’
E 31 15.835’
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RATES ARE INCLUSIVE OF:
• Early Morning game Drive / Bush walk
• Late Afternoon /Evening Game Drive
• Game Drive snacks, Brunch, High tea & Dinner
• Unlimited Wi-Fi available in the reception area
• Tea, Coffee, Local Beers & Soft drinks
RATES ARE EXCLUSIVE OF:
• Timbavati Gate fee of R140.00 per vehicle (Subject to change)
• Timbavati Conservation Levies of R190.00 pp; from 01/03/2016 R 200 pp
• Transfers to and from Kambaku Safari Lodge
• Babysitting service of R100.00 per hour
• Laundry at R150.00 per Bag
• Curio shop items
• Bar Spirits & Wines
1st January 2016 - 1st December 2016
R3900 per person sharing per night
* No single supplement for the first two single suites confirmed in one reservation; thereafter 30% per suite supplementary to rack rate per suite
* Children of all ages are welcome
Minimum Stay of 2 nights throughout the year.