This luxury KwaZulu-Natal accommodation caters for those who want total comfort in the wild or those after the rugged refinement of an authentic tented safari camp.
Thanda Safari offers 5-star KwaZulu-Natal accommodation at the Main Lodge with its glorious villas (each with a pool); the opulent Villa iZulu for exclusive groups, the intimate Tented Camp and Africa’s most romantic safari tent, The Jabula Tent. In whichever option, guests can look forward to superlative service and amenities. Delectable cuisine and fine wines are served in a variety of settings or guests can opt for private and romantic dining.
Thanda Safari Lodge
There are 9 circular and private Bush Villas
, each with stunning views and lavish décor. Each villa at this KwaZulu-Natal accommodation offers self-contained luxury enabling guests to completely relax in their own space.
- Spacious lounge and inter-leading fireplace
- Master bedroom with full en-suite bathroom
- Huge oval bath and indoor and outdoor showers
- Thatched outdoor gazebo (sala) for game viewing
- Infinity swimming pool and wonderful views
- Private outdoor dining enclosure (boma)
Thanda Safari Lodge Facilities
- Lounge with viewing deck
- Cosy Library
- Dining room
- Dining deck
- Communal Boma Area
- Wine Cellar
- Cigar Bar
- Business Centre
Thanda Safari Private Villa
This private and fully self-contained lodge
accommodates up to 10 guests. The suite is fully staffed and equipped for exclusive use bookings such as corporate breakaways, celebrity family hideaways and even Royal retreats. The Villa offers a completely personalised experience and overlooks a waterhole frequented by Big Five game.
Thanda Safari Private Villa Facilities
- Personal chef, masseuse, ranger and game vehicle
- Library, cellar, chic lounge with piano and fireplace
- Business room with internet
- Private Boma Area
- Private viewing deck overlooking a waterhole
- Heated swimming pool and games room
- 5 luxurious suites - 3 queens and 2 doubles
- The Executive suite has a Jacuzzi
- Air-conditioning and ceiling fans
Thanda Safari Tented Camp
For an authentic and intimate safari experience in a rugged setting, this tented camp is not electrified and has a colonial safari style
. The camp has an attractive lantern lit dining tent, outdoor lounge and dramatic boma (outdoor enclosure) as well as a refreshing 10x5 rim-flow pool. The main lodge is a 15 minute drive by open Land Rover from the camp. There are 14 beautiful tents with wonderful views of the reserve.Thanda now allows children from 6-years to stay at the tented camp, making for a perfect family safari getaway.
Thanda Safari Tented Camp Facilities
- Four-poster bed with romantic drapes
- En-suite canvas bathroom and private deck
- One of the tents features a king-sized bed, a fan and outdoor shower.
Romantic Jabula Tent
The Honeymoon Tent at Thanda features a king-sized bed in a spacious bedroom, an outdoor shower and plunge pool and a comfortable separate lounge area for relaxation.