Kruger National Park Accommodation

Timbavati Thornhill Safari Lodge

Located within a private concession in the Greater Kruger. A comfortable & affordable safari lodge true to the African bush atmosphere. The Thornhill Safari Lodge in Hoedspruit is a self-indulged, cosy and comfortable property offering an affordable hide-away in the untamed bushveld. While located in the private Thornybush nature reserve, the Thornhill Safari Lodge is part of the natural surrounds and habitat. With 13 authentic thatch-roof chalets each with en-suite facilities, decorated with vibrant fabrics and local hardwood furniture, they create a stylish bush atmosphere. Rooms are equipped with ceiling fans, mosquito nets to mention and wooden decks overlooking the pool area and surrounding bushveld. Honeymoon Suites are available with corner bath tubs and air conditioning. IDEAL FOR: Honeymoon Couples, Weekend Getaways in South Africa, Business Groups Holidays, Family Vacations. What makes the Thornhill Safari Lodge unique?
  • Located in a private concession bordering the Kruger without fences
  • Small lodge, BIG on friendly service!
  • Beautiful en-suite chalets
  • 4x4 open vehicle safaris can be booked directly


South Africa
Facilities: The Thornhill has a lounge area for guests to relax and unwind or play board games in between activities. The bar is open daily, serving soft drinks, local & international beers, South African wines and other alcoholic beverages and liqueurs. A communal swimming pool is located near guest chalets. Traditional bushveld cuisine is served in an open air boma around the warm and charming fire. Activities: Optional excursions can be booked along with your stay such as a Full Day Panoramic Route Excursion, Mariepskop Mountain Tour, Kapama Cheetah Breeding Project or Moholoholo Rehab Centre visit. Guest can enjoy guided walking trails with a local guide throughout the conservancy. Big 5 game drives are conducted daily in either the Kruger or Thornybush Reserves. Game drives within the private game reserve are permitted to drive off-road to improve the chance of spotting some illusive animals.
Rates quoted per person per night

Thornhill Safari Lodge

IN ZAR Sharing Single Child u/12yrs
2016 Rates
Two Night Package 2 Nights Accommodation All meals Afternoon Game Walk Full Day Kruger Safari Night Game Drive R3,860 R5,000 R2,320
Three Night Package 3 Nights Accommodation All meals Afternoon Game Walk Full Day Kruger Safari Night Game Drive R4,890 R6,600 R2,580
Four Night Package 4 Nights Accommodation All meals Afternoon Game Walk Full Day Kruger Safari Night Game Drive Morning Game Drive Panoramic Route tour R7,290 R9,560 R4,220
*Children under 6yrs Free of Charge
  • Accommodation in en-suite Chalets
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Game activities as mentioned
  • Drinks, Laundry, Internet & curios
  • Optional excursions
  • Items of Personal Nature
Optional activities:
  • Thornhill Game Drive Orientation - R 495 pp
  • Full Day Kruger Game Drive - R 1,045 pp
  • Thornybush Big Five Game Drive - R 800 pp
  • Bush Walks - No charge
  • Junior Ranger Activity - R 410 per child
  • Panorama Route tour - R 930 pp
  • Mariepskop - R 935 pp
  • Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre - R 495 pp
  • Hoedspruit Endangered Species Project - R 495 pp
  • Blyde River Canyon River Cruise - R 650 pp
Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.

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