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Amanzimloti Riverside Bush Camp

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This is not a commercial business. Only two pensioners willing to share their retirement paradise with selected nice people:
We offer peace & quiet under a dazzling star scape, only broken by the call of the wild.
This is a 30 Ha farm with some wild animals walking around that has been visited by lions, leopards, hyenas, hippos, wild dogs & many smaller cats. You may walk on the ranch, along paths or along the river as you please. We do not have lions & elephants in the garden, so you do not pay thousands per night. We are surrounded by the 5 star ranches where the rich, the famous and the corrupt pays up to R48,000 per night. We hear their Lions, Hyenas, Zebras & Impalas roaring like lions for the attention of the pretty females.
Here we offer no luxuries.
Only the 2 self-catering Kruger type Rondawels, The ANAZING new Eco chalet and the three en-suite bush tents.
The Rondavels are equipped with: Queen & single bed, couch, air cooler, shower & wc, DVD, roof fan, bedding, towels, kitchenette, fridge and BBQ. (guide price R250pp for 2, + R80 for more, all incl.)
Our most popular unit is the romantic bush tent, with bush-bathroom, queen size bed, air cooler, electric kettle, bedding, BBQ & towels.
We also have a larger tent, which sleeps 3 (guide price R199pp for two, + R80pp for more, incl bedding and towel. This one has a kitchen corner with a fridge.
We now built a two bedroomed bushtent with a Kingbed for the parents, and two singles for the kids.
This has nice BUSH kitchen facilities, including a medium fridge and an Microwave.

We offer big 5 game drives in the top ranch in South Africa, and day trips to the Kruger National Park.
We are centrally situated for Maholoholo, The Cheetah Project, The Bottom Blyde River Canyon, The Waterfall Hike & jump, The Giant Baobab tree, The Transvaal Drakensberg, The Kruger National Park, and the most famous BIG 5, 5 Star lodges all around us!

We arrange self drive safaries into Kruger, or Guided FULL DAY open vehicle safaries, big 5 sunrise or sunset drives.


    Local Facilities

  • Bar
  • Fishing
  • Game Viewing
  • Hiking
  • Tours
  • Other


  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Average Response Time: 10 hours
  • Cards accepted by this establishment
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

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Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award. Based on reviews of establishments in Timbavati Game Reserve (LIM), Amanzimloti Riverside Bush Camp has been voted Best Establishment in Timbavati Game Reserve (LIM) for 2015Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award. Based on reviews of establishments in Timbavati Game Reserve (LIM), Amanzimloti Riverside Bush Camp has been voted Best Value for Money in Timbavati Game Reserve (LIM) for 2016


Geurnsey Road, , Timbavati, 1380

Map Amanzimloti Riverside Bush Camp in Thornybush Game Reserve  Greater Kruger Park  Kruger National Park (LIM)  Limpopo  South Africa

Guest Comments

You get what you pay for. An old farm like establishment where "n Boer maak 'n plan"
A good base to explore the Lowveld and Kruger

- Andre Meyer

Goeie plek om weg te breek van alles. Die rustigheid doen mens goed. Geriewe is basies maar goed. Sal weer daar gaan afpak.
- Magda Labuschagne

Lovely, quiet and relaxed atmosphere - could possibly be improved by addition of a "games room / communal lounge" as the cottage was a bit small. But served our purpose as a base to tour the neighbouring sightseeing areas....
- lorraine pook

Very nice place if you like staying in a bush tent.
Very, very nice and enthusiastic owners.

- Anja Burger

The owner Andre was very helpful and has excellent knowledge of the surrounding areas and Kruger Park. We drove the route into the park he suggested and saw the big five in less than 4 hours.
- Sarie Smit