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

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business center
Laundry facilities

Location

Situated in the mountains, this lodge is 17 mi (27.4 km) from Jessica the Hippo.

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 concierge services are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are individually decorated and offer pillowtop beds and ceiling fans. Other amenities that guests will find include Egyptian cotton sheets and coffee makers.

Lodge Amenities

Lodge 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 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. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Shikwari Game Reserve has designated areas for smoking.

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

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Shikwari Dining Room - This poolside bistro specializes in international 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.

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

Spa Services

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Lodge Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

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 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 250 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.
Only service animals are allowed
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: ZAR 350.00
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: ZAR 150.00 (from 10 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: ZAR 350.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: ZAR 150.00 (from 10 to 12 years old)
  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: ZAR 400 (one way)
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 800.00 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 250 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Lodge 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. 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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