Sabi Sabi Little Bush Camp Safari Lodge
Recently renovated (Feb 2016), Sabi Sabi Little Bush Camp is situated on the banks of the Msuthlu River in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve which forms part of the greater Kruger National Park. This area is renowned as one of South Africa's top safari destinations with excellent game viewing. Little Bush Camp is an intimate 6-suite camp ideal for small groups, families and friends.
* Sabi Sabi Little Bush Camp Highlights
- ∞Situated in the game rich Sabi Sand Game Reserve
- ∞Part of the greater Kruger National Park conservancy
- ∞Only six, secluded luxury thatched suites
- ∞Evening and morning game drives in open 4WD
- ∞Guided bush walks daily
- ∞Air conditioning and ceiling fans
- ∞Superb Honeymoon destination
- ∞En-suite facilities with indoor and outdoor showers
- ∞Private viewing decks
- ∞Small and intimate outdoor boma
- ∞Mosquito nets provided
More about this accommodation
One of the prestigious National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World collection.
Little Bush Camp offers just six luxury thatched suites, each with a private viewing deck and heated spa bath overlooking the riverbed. Each suite is air-conditioned, contemporary, with mosquito-draped beds, a full bathroom en-suite, indoor and outdoor showers. Tall French doors have been installed, giving the impression that the indoor bath is part of the outdoor shower. The chalets are private and secluded, built into the riverine vegetation and feature their own private viewing deck and spa bath overlooking the surrounding busy and riverbed.
Perfect for Intimate Safaris
The lodge lends itself to exclusive use by a small group such as intimate wedding parties, special birthdays and anniversaries and family reunion safaris. Little Bush Camp has been thoughtfully laid out, with its central lounge, bar and indoor/outdoor dining areas flanked by three suites on either side.
Small and Personal Game Activities
Game viewing activities at Sabi Sabi Little Bush Camp are conducted by experienced guides and resident trackers. Game drives in open 4x4 vehicles can be enjoyed in the morning after a cup of coffee or in the evening by spotlight with a special stop for sundowners. Vehicles are permitted off-road in this reserve to get exceptionally close to animal sightings. Guided bush walks are available daily.
Range of Activities
Activities such as star-gazing, bird watching and private bush breakfasts can be arranged on request. At Little Bush Camp, dinners are served in the intimate outside boma area under lantern-lit trees (weather permitting) or in the dining area. In-room dining can be arranged on request. There's a refreshing pool area where you can relax and escape the midday heat.
By air: daily scheduled flights connect from OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) to the Sabi Sabi Airstrip. Daily scheduled flights also connect to Skukuza Airport from Johannesburg and Cape Town. Another option is flying to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) in Nelspruit, with a short hop to the Sabi Sabi Airstrip. KMIA receives daily/regular flights from Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and Livingstone (Vic Falls). Private air and helicopter transfers are available. Transfers from the Sabi Sabi Airstrip to the Sabi Sabi safari lodges is complimentary.
By road: an easy 500-km/5-hour drive from Johannesburg on National Roads. Road transfers from KMIA (Nelspruit), a scenic 2-hour drive, and Skukuza (approx. 90 mins) can be arranged. Road transfers from Johannesburg are also available.
Our Take on Sabi Sabi Little Bush Camp
Perfect for family get-togethers, special occasions or even if you're just looking for extra privacy and seclusion, Little Bush Camp will exceed your expectations. It's luxurious, intimate and, as part of the Sabi Sabi group, you can rely on unsurpassed hospitality, excellent guiding and superb cuisine. Highly recommended for groups or honeymooners.
- ∞Game activities: bush walks and game drives (day/night) with experienced rangers
- ∞All meals (breakfast, lunch and "boma" dinner)
- ∞House selection of beverages
- ∞Transfers from Sabi Sabi Airstrip
- ∞Government taxes (VAT)
- xSpa treatments at Amani Spa
- xCellar wines and premium brand drinks
- xBoutique purchases
- xTelephone calls
- xTransfers from Skukuza Airport
- xGratuities and items of a personal nature
- xSabi Sand Reserve entrances fees
- xLevy for road arrivals
- xGuest conservation contribution (max. 3 days)
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= Star Rating Explanation
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One star means very basic accommodation
Two stars means comfortable, clean accommodation that is not overly spacious or luxurious. Basic facilities.
Three stars means good quality accommodation with en-suite bathroom and a reasonable level of luxury. Very comfortable and reasonably spacious.
Four stars means luxury accommodation of high quality, with most modern conveniences. High quality service, food and facilities.
Five stars means spacious, ultra luxury accommodation with the highest standards of service, food and facilities. All modern conveniences can be expected, although some facilities like air-conditioning cannot be guaranteed at all 5-star lodges, due to limited availability of electricity.