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Kruger Accommodation - Private Game Reserves review

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Escape, Experience, Explore a variety off Lodges found within Private game reserves bordering Kruger National Park (KNP).

When the fences came down between these game reserves and KNP, the area became known as Greater Kruger Park. 

 Top BIG 5 Kruger Private Reserves          

  • Sabi Sand - Set alongside Central and Souther Kruger National Park. Luxury plus. Big 5 encounters.   
  • Manyeleti - Small and intimate. 2 tented camps. Family & couples.
  • Timbavati - a selection of rustic adventure and luxury 5 star lodges. Rare white lions.  
  • Thornybush - A collection of lodges. Tented self-catering to fully inclusive 5 star Safari Lodges.
  • Kapama - Excellent value. African chic to tented safari-style. Great wellness centre/spa.
  • Balule - Family owned and managed. Personal friendly service. Great value for money. 
  • Makalali - 4 independent intimate camps. Suits families and romantic couples. 
  • Karongwe - Small eco-reserve. 4 and 5 star. Personalised. Horse safaris.
  • Klaserie - small reserve bordering Timbavati Reserve. Selection of good value lodges.
  • Moditlo - 36,000acres of wilderness. Near KNP & Kapama. Wild dogs, cheetah.
  • Mthethomusha - an intimate 8,000ha reserve. Near Malelane Gate. Rock Art tours. 

With some of the BIG 5

  • Kwa Madwala Big 4 (no buffalo).Near KNP. Self-cater of fully catered lodges. Elephant safaris. 
  • Guernsey - borders Thornybush Reserve. Selection of lodges. No lion, elephant or rhino.
  • Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate  - a private 680 ha residential wildlife reserve. Self-cater. No elephant or rhino.


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