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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury lodge with 2 outdoor pools and restaurant

Location

Situated in the mountains, this luxury lodge is 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from Khamai Reptile Centre and within 20 mi (32 km) of Jessica the Hippo and The Shoe Caves Gallery and Museum. Siyafunda Conservation and Echo Caves are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Property Features

Along with 2 outdoor pools, this lodge has a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business center, a meeting room, and dry cleaning are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 9 individually decorated rooms feature pillowtop beds and minibars. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Shikwari Game Reserve features 2 outdoor swimming pools. The lodge offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. This luxury lodge also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Shikwari Game Reserve has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Library 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Year Built 2001 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 11 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 9:30 AM.

Shikwari Dining Room - This poolside bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Game viewing on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 9:30 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: ZAR 900.00 (roundtrip)
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between ZAR 100.00 and ZAR 100.00 for adults, ZAR 50.00 and ZAR 50.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 900.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 400.00 (roundtrip), (from 3 to 12 years old)
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 300
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 100.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Shikwari Bush Lodge & Pangolin Bush Camp
  • Shikwari Bush Lodge & Pangolin Bush Camp Hoedspruit
  • Shikwari Bush Pangolin Bush Camp
  • Shikwari Bush Pangolin Bush Camp Hoedspruit
  • Shikwari Game Reserve Country House Hoedspruit
  • Shikwari Game Reserve Country House
  • Shikwari Game Reserve Hoedspruit
  • Shikwari Game Reserve
  • Shikwari Game Reserve Lodge Hoedspruit
  • Shikwari Game Reserve Lodge
  • Shikwari Bush Lodge Pangolin Bush Camp

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.


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