Get an overview of this hotel3-star lodge with free breakfast and restaurant


Situated in a national park, this lodge is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Kruger National Park Numbi Gate and within 16 mi (25 km) of Perry's Bridge Reptile Park and Elephant Whispers. Shangana Cultural Village and Hazyview Elephant Sanctuary are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Property Features

This lodge features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Free full breakfast and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a swim-up bar, a conference center, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 150 rooms offer comforts like Select Comfort beds and premium bedding, plus balconies and rainfall showerheads. Coffee makers, down comforters, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests. Private bathrooms are not ensuite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The lodge offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the lodge's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning.

This Kruger National Park lodge also offers an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 25 km and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request). Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Nkambeni Safari Camp has designated areas for smoking.

  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Swim-up bar 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Down comforter 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Private bathroom (not in room) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 5:30 AM and 9 AM.

The Lazy Hippo - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

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.

  • Playground on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 5:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 5 AM - 11 PM
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 ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Nkambeni Safari Camp is located inside a national park, and their gate entrance and exit times also apply for guests. Guests are advised to contact the hotel's reservation staff to check their arrival time; contact information is provided in the booking confirmation email.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 9 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

No elevators


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Breakage deposit: ZAR 500 per stay
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.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR SQ per person (one way)
  • Late check-in fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Nkambeni
  • Nkambeni Camp
  • Nkambeni Safari
  • Nkambeni Safari Camp
  • Nkambeni Safari Camp Kruger National Park
  • Nkambeni Safari Camp Lodge
  • Nkambeni Safari Camp Lodge Kruger National Park

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 prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 9 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

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

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