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  • 20 Comfortable Luxury Suites
  • Thornybush Private Nature Reserve
  • Exceptional Big Five viewing
  • Award winning & excellent rated

Nestled in the heart of big five country adjacent to the Kruger National Park, with a huge diversity of mammal and bird species, lies over 14,000 hectares of pristine African Bushveld, that is the Thornybush Nature Reserve. It is here that a superlative safari destination, the elegant and exclusive 5-star Thornybush Game Lodge awaits discovery by the discerning traveller. Thornybush Game Lodge is the personification of perfection. Nothing is spared in the attention to detail.

Enjoy exciting dawn and dusk safaris in open game vehicles and on foot, take a moment to browse in the intimate library or simply relax at the pool with your favourite cocktail as you bask in Africa’s glorious sunshine or while away the moments in our Thornybush Spa.

Unrivalled big game viewing is complemented by exquisite accommodation and sublime cuisine. The 20 luxury suites each with private indoor/outdoor showers and viewing decks, overlook the seasonal Monwana River and offer an unsurpassed, 5-star luxury, wild encounter with seclusion and elegance, a seamless experience.

Sweeping vistas can be enjoyed over the African Bushveld and ever-active water hole. Superb attention to detail and highly personalized service make for a memorable stay.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Located in a private concession adjacent to Kruger National Park
  • Excellent Big Five game viewing
  • Relaxed and family-like feel
  • Spacious, luxurious accommodation with great views of the Monwana River
  • Family-friendly and fun kids' activities like treasure hunts and baking
  • Fantastic spa facilities with treatments for the entire family

Facilities

General

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Dining area
  • Lounge
  • TV Room
  • View deck
  • Pool
  • Conference Centre
  • Internet Access
  • Mobile Connectivity
  • Laundry Service
  • Kiddies Club
  • Private Vehicle Available
  • Secure Parking
  • 24-hour Security

Rooms

Room typeFeaturesRates
Standard Suite
Standard Suite
Standard Suite

Available: 18 suites

Unit Sleeps: 2 adults

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Mini Bar
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Lounge
  • Balcony / Deck
  • En-Suite
  • Shower / Outside Shower
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Pure Cotton Linen
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mosquito Nets
  • Safe
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Laundry Service
  • More

    FROM $562

    TO $875

    Per person per night sharing

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    Family Suite
    Family Suite
    Family Suite

    Available: 2 suites

    Unit Sleeps: 2 adults & 2 children

    Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Mini Bar
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Lounge
  • Balcony / Deck
  • En-Suite
  • Shower / Outside Shower
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Pure Cotton Linen
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mosquito Nets
  • Safe
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Laundry Service
  • More

    FROM $617

    TO $640

    Per person per night sharing

    Enquire Now What's Included

    Activities

    Thornybush Nature Reserve has arranged for many thrilling activities for their guests. Activities range from dawn and dusk safaris, afternoon game drives, guided bush walks, game viewing, and hot air balloon expeditions. The lodge has their own experienced and skilled trackers who will accompany the guests on their safari adventures. The lodge will look after providing their guests’ scrumptious and mouthwatering breakfast that will be laid ready after they return from their thrilling morning activities.

    Those guests who wish to stay indoors, the lodge has its renowned Thornybush Amani Spa facilities available. Guests are free to avail their unique and soothing therapies to feel completely relaxed.

    • Game Drives
    • Game Viewing
    • Swimming
    • Game Walks
    • Boma Dinners
    • Bird Watching
    • Night Drives
    • Spa treatments

    Rates

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    Rate Conditions
    • Valid travel dates: 05 Jan 2020 - 02 Apr 2020 20 Apr 2020 - 31 Jul 2020; 01 Sep 2020 - 30 Sep 2020; 01 Nov 2020 - 18 Dec 2020
    • Groom pays standard rate and bride gets 50% off the standard rate
    • A supplement may apply for single occupation
    • Conservation levies are excluded but will be added to your invoice at the time of booking
    • Minimum two night stay
    What's Included
    • Accommodation
    • All meals, teas, coffees, minibar in room & selected snacks
    • All local drinks (soft drinks, house wine, selection of local beer and local spirits)
    • Dawn and dusk safaris in open Landcruiser vehicles
    • Bushveld walks
    • Wi-Fi
    DatesRate
    05 Jan 2020 - 02 Apr 2020 Bride Pays R4715 per night
    Groom Pays R9430 per night
    20 Apr 2020 - 31 Jul 2020 Bride Pays R4715 per night
    Groom Pays R9430 per night
    01 Sep 2020 - 30 Sep 2020 Bride Pays R4715 per night
    Groom Pays R9430 per night
    01 Nov 2020 - 18 Dec 2020 Bride Pays R4715 per night
    Groom Pays R9430 per night
    Save 33%
    Rate Conditions
    • A supplement will apply for single occupancy
    What's Included
    • Luxurious accommodation
    • All meals
    • Teas, coffees, minibar in room & selected snacks
    • All local drinks (soft drinks, house wine, selection of local beers, local spirits)
    • Dawn and dusk safaris in open land cruiser vehicles
    • Bushveld walks
    • Wi-Fi
    DatesRate
    05 Jan 2020 - 02 Apr 2020 ZAR 9 430 Per person per night sharing
    20 Apr 2020 - 31 Jul 2020 ZAR 9 430 Per person per night sharing
    01 Sep 2020 - 30 Sep 2020 ZAR 9 430 Per person per night sharing
    01 Nov 2020 - 18 Dec 2020 ZAR 9 430 Per person per night sharing

    Low Season

    DatesRoom TypeBoard BasisRate
    06 Jan 2020 - 09 Apr 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $562
    Per person per night single From $843
    06 Jan 2020 - 09 Apr 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $617
    15 Apr 2020 - 31 Jul 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $562
    Per person per night single From $843
    15 Apr 2020 - 31 Jul 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $617
    01 Sep 2020 - 30 Sep 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $562
    Per person per night single From $843
    01 Sep 2020 - 30 Sep 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $617
    01 Nov 2020 - 18 Dec 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $562
    Per person per night single From $843
    01 Nov 2020 - 18 Dec 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $617

    High Season

    DatesRoom TypeBoard BasisRate
    10 Apr 2020 - 14 Apr 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $583
    Per person per night single From $875
    10 Apr 2020 - 14 Apr 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $640
    01 Aug 2020 - 31 Aug 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $583
    Per person per night single From $875
    01 Aug 2020 - 31 Aug 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $640
    01 Oct 2020 - 31 Oct 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing From $583
    Per person per night single From $875
    01 Oct 2020 - 31 Oct 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing From $640
    19 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020Standard SuitePer person per night sharing
    Per person per night single
    19 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020Family SuitePer person per night sharing

    INCLUDED IN THE RATES

    The all­-inclusive rate per person per night includes:

    • Luxurious accommodation
    • All meals, teas, coffees, minibar in room & selected snacks
    • All local drinks (soft drinks, house wine, selection of local beers and local spirits)
    • Dawn and dusk safaris in open Landcruiser vehicles
    • Bushveld walks
    • Wi-Fi
    From $562 per person sharing
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