Top Luxury Safari Lodges of Kruger National Park, South Africa in 2019
Top Luxury Lodges, Kruger, South Africa, Safari, 2019
Kruger National Park in South Africa is internationally famed for its
magnificent wildlife sightings. Here you can experience the thrill of driving in
an open vehicle with the wind in your hair, as you seek to spot Africa’s ‘Big
5’ – Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino and the elusive Leopard. They are all there
and the joy of the safari is unmatched by any international vacationing
known feature of the park, in international terms, is the many excellent lodges
and luxury camps that are dotted all over the park, many in private game
reserves which are within the boundaries of the greater Kruger.
Being one of
Africa’s premier luxury safari operators, we need
to book the very best for our esteemed clients and so this article turns the
spotlight on a handful of the top accommodation establishments situated in the
Greater Kruger Park right now.
all unique, different and award winning 5 star lodges. These are the top
luxury safari lodges in Kruger National Park for 2019.
Singita Lebombo - Kruger
This beautiful Afro- contemporary lodge
has bold modern architecture and a stunning, massive split swimming pool in the
main communal area. Filled with
light and ordered structures, this lodge is where sculpture meets organic – a
magnificent landmark in Singita’s privately-leased concession.
aforementioned communal area is multi-level and contains a library for the
studious, a multi-media room, wine studio and rooftop viewing area. Add to this
an interactive kitchen, espresso bar and deli and you have a great place to
chill between game drives.
of cutting-edge design, Singita Lebombo comprises 13 luxury suites and even one
private-use villa that give guests a front row seat to the Kruger National Park.
Rattray's Camp - Mala Mala Private Game Reserve
This is one of the most
elegant and famous ‘camp’ style luxury accommodation offers available to those
who visit the Kruger Park. It has a sort of
humble opulence and is a place so romantically appointed that it is a favourite
with honeymooners. It offers both exclusivity and unrivalled game viewing
Each spacious camp style room is called a ‘Khaya’ (the
Zulu word for ‘home) and offers great views of the Sand River where a
myriad of wildlife can be viewed whilst you’re taking a dip in your magnificent
private plunge pool, or enjoying sundowners on the deck.
The communal area of the camp consists of a gym
with a steam room, an infinity swimming pool, a massage service, a library …and
much more. A great place to thrill to Africa’s wildlife as you simply relax.
Lodge - Lion Sands Game Private Reserve
Situated on the banks of the beautiful
Sabi River and covering both a part of the Kruger National Park and the Sabi
Sands Game Reserve, this excellent lodge provides spectacular views of the
river and has wildlife sightings galore.
What is particularly exciting is that it
makes claim to being the area with the highest
concentration of leopard in Africa, the most difficult of all big game to spot.
The Tinga lodge itself however is all about winding down at the end of the day at
the side of the huge infinity pool, or in the privacy of your own suite in your
very own plunge pool!
There are nine suites in total and also
the one two bedroomed Hi’Nkweni private villa.
Malewane - Thornybush Game Private Reserve
Rated as one
of the top 20 Game reserves in the World, boasting exceptional game viewing
experiences, the Royal Malewane, is located in Thornybush Private Game
Reserve on the Western border of The Greater Kruger National Park.
It is like
stepping out of the history books, when the traditional royal safari was seeped
in luxury. Another favourite with Honeymooners, it exudes the
romance and the beauty of a bygone age, whilst offering every modern comfort.
From the award-winning spa to sumptuous cuisine, this is sublime
personalised luxury and testimony to this is that there are only six Luxury Suites, two Royal Suites and ‘Africa
House’ – an exclusive use bush villa with six bedrooms.
Camp - Timbavati Private Game Reserve
offering sublime luxury with the feeling of a bygone era, facing an open savanna plain with a waterhole, which
is frequented by a wide variety of wildlife both day and night, is the ultra-luxurious Kings camp situated in the Timbavati private game
accommodations are eye-popping and impressively appointed. Seven spacious Luxury and Family Suites and two exquisite Honeymoon
Suites are equipped with air-conditioning, Victorian ball-and-claw bath, indoor
and outdoor double shower and a private verandah.
Each Honeymoon Suite also has a private verandah with
a large plunge pool overlooking the African bush - and the Waterbuck Private Camp has a 4 bedroomed villa
with its own villa attendant and chef to take care of your every need!
There with The Best in Luxury Safari Tour Operators
you get the best that these excellent lodges can offer by being accompanied by Jewel of Africa safaris, the luxury
safari tour operators who offer the most personalised service and most flexible
tour packages, many designed especially for honeymoon couples.
us to learn more and ensure that
your luxury safari experience to the Kruger Park and surrounds includes the
top luxury safari lodges of Kruger National Park for 2019!