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Kapama River Lodge

5-star Kapama River Lodge is made up of 64 rooms and is the largest camp at Kapama Game Reserve. Kapama River Lodge is also know as the more social and festive lodge and is ideal for young couples or groups of people. The wide open spaces at Kapama River Lodge welcomes guests to relax in a wilderness like no other. A dazzling fireplace in the African inspired lounge is the perfect spot for cooler evenings, while a sparkling rim flow pool invites you to sip on cocktails and relax while watching wildlife at the nearby water hole. The River Lodge SPA is considered one of the finest in the country, with a variety of experiences with its magical surroundings. Evenings are spent under the African stars and dinning takes place around a roaring fire in the open sided thatch boma.

 

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 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
  • Festive atmosphere
  • 5 star Luxury suites
  • Romantic treehouse sleepout

Closest airport

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

Children policy

Children of all ages welcome at Kapama River Lodge. 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

Standard Suite

Sleeps 2 Adults

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Forty standard suites are the perfect place to relax and unwind inbetween all of the activites. Suites are spacious, modern and boast private patios looking onto the reserve. Suites are equipped with air conditioning, tea and Read more coffee facilities and international adapters. Less

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Price R2 500 per per person, per night

Standard Suite

Sleeps 2 Adults

Forty standard suites are the perfect place to relax and unwind inbetween all of the activites. Suites are spacious, modern and boast private patios looking onto the reserve. Suites are equipped with air conditioning, tea and Read more coffee facilities and international adapters. Less

Refer to seasons and T&C's above

Peak Season R7 500 per per person, per night
High Season R6 300 per person, per night

SPA Suite

Sleeps 2 Adults

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Sixteen luxury SPA Suites are found tucket away in privacy of the willow trees surrounding the River Lodge SPA. The suites offer a zen like atmosphere with floor to ceiling doors, frameless windows and the luxury of your own private patio Read more with expansive views of the reserve. Suites are ensuite and are equipped with air conditioning, tea and coffee facilities and international adapters. Less

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Price R3 750 per per person, per night

SPA Suite

Sleeps 2 Adults

Sixteen luxury SPA Suites are found tucket away in privacy of the willow trees surrounding the River Lodge SPA. The suites offer a zen like atmosphere with floor to ceiling doors, frameless windows and the luxury of your own private patio Read more with expansive views of the reserve. Suites are ensuite and are equipped with air conditioning, tea and coffee facilities and international adapters. Less

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Peak Season R9 000 per per person, per night
High Season R7 700 per person, per night

SPA Family Suite

Sleeps 2 Adults, 2 children

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Four family suites are perfect for family getaways and offer triple balconies and extra space to comfortably add beds for the children. Suites are ensuite and are equipped with air conditioning, tea and coffee facilities and Read more international adapters. Less

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Price R7 500 per suite, per night

SPA Family Suite

Sleeps 2 Adults, 2 children

Four family suites are perfect for family getaways and offer triple balconies and extra space to comfortably add beds for the children. Suites are ensuite and are equipped with air conditioning, tea and coffee facilities and Read more international adapters. Less

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Peak Season R27 000 per suite, per night
High Season R23 100 per person, per night

Royal Suite

Sleeps 4 Adults

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2 Royal Suites are the ultimate offering at Kapama River lodge and feature a luxury room and separate lounge leading into a private patio. Royal Suites boast spacious bathrooms with giant windows and double showers. Suites are equipped with air conditioning Read more, tea and coffee facilities and international adapters. Less

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Peak season R4 500 per person, per night

Royal Suite

Sleeps 4 Adults

2 Royal Suites are the ultimate offering at Kapama River lodge and feature a luxury room and separate lounge leading into a private patio. Royal Suites boast spacious bathrooms with giant windows and double showers. Suites are equipped with air conditioning Read more, tea and coffee facilities and international adapters. Less

Refer to seasons and T&C's above

Peak season R9 500 per person, per night
High Season R9 500 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