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Kapama Karula Lodge

Kapama Karula is the pride of fleet at Kapama Game Reserve. Karula also known as Kapama’s flagship lodge is simply mind-blowing, with sweeping views from every angle. Kapama Karula houses ten luxury open 1-bedroom villas and two 2-bedroom family villas which are out of this world, all featuring private decks and heated swimming pools. The Lodge boasts an elegant and stylish decor with bright open spaces and a creative design. Karula lodge features an ultra stylish bar and lounge area with a wrap-around deck, swimming pool, wellness SPA, steam room and state of the art fitness centre.

 

Kapama is a Big 5 private game reserve in the Kruger National Park offering exceptional 4×4 game drives, unique activities, and romantic treehouse sleep-outs under the stars. Located in the Kapama Private Game Reserve, Kapama Southern Camp promises to provide every guest with an unforgettable Big 5 African safari experience. Warm hospitality and breath-taking views complement luxurious suites for an extraordinary safari retreat.

 

With bushveld views from the lodge’s expansive deck and two game drives daily, guests can discover over 40 mammal species and more than 330 bird species. Expert rangers and trackers at Kapama Private Game Reserve endeavour to find the best wildlife sightings for you and optimize your experience to take great photographic images. Guests can book a photographic workshop with one of South Africa’s leading wildlife photographers, suited to both beginner and intermediate levels. Learn about the technical and artistic sides of wildlife photography. For romantics, Kapama offers an exclusive experience in an open treehouse sleep-out. The timber platform above the ground hosts 2 guests for a night secluded in the bushveld. With the treehouse illuminated by lanterns, a five-course dinner is served by a personal chef after which you can enjoy the tranquillity of nature’s sounds and glimmering African skies. Your home for the night is equipped with a bathroom which has a flush toilet, shower, and his and hers basins.

Activities

  • Game drives
  • Guided bushwalks
  • Bird watching
  • Wellness Centre
  • Photographic safari
  • Library
  • Swimming pool

Highlights

  • Exceptional Big 5 game drives
  • private heated swimming pool
  • Flagship lodge
  • Romantic treehouse sleepout

Closest airport

  • Nelspruit Kruger
  • O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg)
  • Hoedspruit

Children policy

Children of all ages welcome at Kapama Karula. Children under the age More Details of 6 are not permitted on safari, and where possible, a kiddie’s safari will be arranged between normal safari times. Children under 12 are permitted on safari at the sole discretion of the manager or guide.

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Included

2 x Game drives per day, guided bushwalks, all meals, soft drinks, and selected alcoholic beverages.

Excluded

Premium brand drinks, gate fees, spa treatments, private-use vehicles, and transfers

Seasons

High: 05 January – 19 December

Peak: 20 December – 04 January

Terms & conditions

  • Rates are per person sharing, per night
  • Single supplement of 50% applicable
  • Rates displayed are from 01 March 2020 – 28 Feb 2021

Accommodation Options

Superior Villa

Sleeps 2 Adults

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Ten Superior Villas at Kapama Karula offer private decks with heated swimming pool overlooking the Klaserie River. Each spacious suite features wrap-around glass sliding doors, en-suite bathrooms and indoor and outdoor showers. Suites are equipped with Read more , air-conditioning, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, iPod docking station and international adapters. Less

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Price R5 500 per person, per night

Superior Villa

Sleeps 2 Adults

Ten Superior Villas at Kapama Karula offer private decks with heated swimming pool overlooking the Klaserie River. Each spacious suite features wrap-around glass sliding doors, en-suite bathrooms and indoor and outdoor showers. Suites are equipped with Read more , air-conditioning, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, iPod docking station and international adapters. Less

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Peak season R16 600 per per person, per night
High Season R14 800 per person, per night

Superior Family Villa

Sleeps 2 Adults

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Two Superior family Villas offer expansive open plan living rooms and two luxury ensuite bedrooms. Floor to ceiling glass doors open up onto private decks with sun loungers and your own heated swimming pooland outdoor shower. Read more Suites are equipped with air-conditioning, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, a movies selection for the kids and international adapters. Less

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Peak season R16 500 per villa, per night

Superior Family Villa

Sleeps 2 Adults

Two Superior family Villas offer expansive open plan living rooms and two luxury ensuite bedrooms. Floor to ceiling glass doors open up onto private decks with sun loungers and your own heated swimming pooland outdoor shower. Read more Suites are equipped with air-conditioning, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, a movies selection for the kids and international adapters. Less

Refer to seasons and T&C's above

Peak season R56 000 per per person, per night
High Season R48 000 per person, per night

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Getting there

By Road

A road transfer from Johannesburg is a 6-hour journey along the N12 highway. Traveling to the reserve from Hoedspruit Airport is a short 15-minute road transfer.

 

Flying

Fly from major centres in South Africa to Hoedspruit Airport.

 

Flight Duration

  • Johannesburg to Hoedspruit: 55 minutes
  • Cape Town to Hoedspruit 2 hours 30 minutes