Thornybush n'Kaya Lodge
Reserve, South Africa
N'KAYA LODGE RATES: n'Kaya Lodge Rates
- THORNYBUSH GAME RESERVE
Adjacent to the greater Kruger National Park lies a
vast African wilderness, home to Africa's big game
including the Big Five and many other species of mammals
and birds. It is here, in the heart of the Thornybush
Game Reserve, that you will find n'Kaya Lodge.
pan, the camp's own waterhole within sight of the lounge
and bar, attracts many species of game,
as well as prolific bird life. After evening safaris,
guests gather round the huge open-hearth fireplace
and share exciting safari experiences over coffee
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decorated in warm earthy tones and indigenous woods,
n'Kaya combines luxury with natural simplicity.
The 4 spacious double suites each with private
lounges and twin ensuite facilities ensures optimal
space for the discerning guest.
Each suite consists
of a double bedroom with two en-suite bathrooms
and a lounge. The lounge may be converted into
an additional bedroom with en-suite bathroom by
the use of an interleading door. This makes it
ideal for single accommodation if required.
En-suite bath and shower
n'Kaya is particularly
lovely on cold winter nights when guests gather
round the huge open-hearth fireplace in the middle
of the lounge and trade stories of game sightings
over brandy and hanepoort.
Not only can you
expect top-quality cuisine and exceptional service
from your ranger, hostess and the staff of this
charming lodge, but n'Kaya has been the recipient
of the Diners Club Merit Award for their exceptional
wine list for two consecutive years (2001 & 2002).
A fully equipped
conference room, ideal for small breakaway conferences
or think-tanks is also available.
drives are undertaken in open safari vehicles every
morning and evening with the camp's highly trained
rangers and trackers. Walking safaris can also be
arranged. At the end of the day, a hearty bushveld
dinner is taken at the open boma next to the pool
where one can relax by the crackling campfire, listening
to the night sounds of Africa as the animals come
to drink at the floodlit waterhole.
The staff take great pleasure in sharing with you their passion for hospitality
and the excitement of dawn and dusk safaris in open Land Rovers, ensuring close
and unrestricted encounters with the Thornybush wildlife. Enjoy the gentle nurturing
of an Elephant calf by its mother or a close encounter with a Lioness and her
cubs. The more adventurous are encouraged to join the experienced game ranger
on a walk as he interprets Africa's footprint.
at n'Kaya is served on a polished wooden table on the
north-facing verandah flooded with mid-morning sunshine.
It gets the day off to a glorious start, and you may
find yourself lingering over a second or third cup
of coffee while watching wildlife drinking at the nearby
Adjacent to the Greater Kruger
National Park lies a vast African wilderness. This
is the Thornybush Game Reserve. The reserve, with
its rolling savannahs and riverine tributaries, is
home to Africa's big game, including "the Big
5" and an abundance of bird and other mammal
species. Thornybush offers prime game-viewing territory,
including opportunities to get up close to the big
cats, Elephants, Wild Dogs, Hyena and more than 250
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of Limpopo Province
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