Compare Kruger National Park accommodation amenities and facilities at glance. Compare Private Game Lodges inside Kruger National Park, lodges in Greater Kruger Park Private Reserves and accommodation surrounding the park.
The luxury private lodges in Kruger National Park offer guests accommodation in various styles, from tented camps to premier suites. These lodges are on private concessions within Kruger National Park, meaning they have private access to the roads in their concession with no other public vehicles allowed. The nightly rates at private luxury lodges in Kruger Park are fully inclusive of all meals and guided game drives and in some instances also local brand beverages.
Guided open vehicle safaris are offered in the mornings and evenings and in some instances also bush walks. Cuisine is usually of a high standard and extra facilities might include spa treatments, gyms and private plunge pools. Guides can only stay on the main roads within their concession during game drives, but are allowed off road driving for Big 5 sightings.
Surrounding Kruger National Park are various Big 5 reserves, either bordering the park with an open fence for animals to roam freely, or in bigger private reserves which are fenced. These include the Sabi Sands, Timbavati, Manyeleti, Balule, Kapama and Thornybush Reserves.
Game viewing in general is remarkably good at these lodges since guides are allowed to go off road for sightings, getting much closer to the animals, allowing for brilliant photo opportunities! The Private Game Reserve Lodges in Greater Kruger Park are the cream of the crop with excellent game viewing, exceptional service levels and superb cuisine.
Accommodation is offered in luxury tented camps, bush chalets, authentic camps, luxury suites, and premier suites - a huge selection of options to choose from suitable for all travellers. Prices are fully inclusive of all meals, guided game drives, bush walks and in some instances also local brand beverages.
These include guesthouses, hotels and lower cost options than the luxury private lodges. Most hotels and guesthouses would include breakfast, although some also include dinner in their nightly rate. Accommodation options in this category are close enough to Kruger National Park to make a day trip viable either as a self-drive guest or with a private guided open vehicle safari.
These Accommodation near Kruger options are excellent for guests who prefer more flexibility in terms of activities in and around Kruger National Park.