Group visit of 11. Great place and beautiful safari scenery. Great rooms and service PLUS friendly staff and rangers. The food is exceptional. Was my first time to be in the safari and it was the best. It is a must see, must feel and must visit * especially ThornyBush
This is the fourth time we visited this private game reserve. We had excellent sightings of leopard, lion, elephant, white and black rhino,buffalo, hyaena even a porcupine on a night drive. We stayed for 6 days. We will be back next year!
The Waterside Lodge at Thornybush, next to the Kruger National Park, was undoubtedly the highlight of our holidays in South Africa. Completely set in a natural and wilde environment by a lake with hippos who came out at night walking between the bungalows. We were also surrounded by impalas and pretty monkeys! The accommodation was far more luxurious and personalised... 更多
Had a wonderful time at River Lodge. Dan and John were great guides and we had really great spots of the Big 5 and others. Also very knowledgable and good fun. Adi's cooking was brilliant too and all staff made a great effort to make our stay memorable. Highly recommend it to anybody looking for a true 5 star experience.
We were taken out twice a day early morning and early afternoon. Take a light sweater with you, it is quite cool at 5:30 in the morning. Sun screen is advisable, a good pair of binoculers and a camera. Listen to the rangers ,they know a lot about the reserve.
We stayed during 4 nights at this parc and made our first game drive accompanied by Jacques and the tracker Eddy. Eddy is sincerely motivated to find the big five for us. During the first drive, we saw elephants, lions and a buffalo. It was amazing!! Jacques explains a lot about the animals and his enthusiasm is contagious. He also... 更多
Next to the Kruger park but still separate. You can't drive on your own but just with the lodges. They have all the big 5 and even more, you won't be disappointed.