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Shikwari Game Reserve



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From R980 PPS



Shikwari Game Reserve
Owner-managed by the Lawrie family and offering two camps on a plains game reserve situated in the North Eastern Limpopo below the J G Strydom Tunnel with majestic views of the Northern Drakensburg Mountains, The reserve offers viewing of plain game with walks or drives.We are in a very low malaria area
Shikwari's main area with cathedral-like thatch roof; offers a fully licensed bar, lounge and dining room which is also open to our Pangolin guests for Dinner. .This should be booked & paid with accommodation or the morning before at the Shikwari Suites reception .
Pangolin guest may also to use the free Wi-Fi at Shikwari Suites during the day

SHIKWARI SUITES 4 star TGCSA graded (1km into the reserve Graded yearly.
Six affordable luxury thatched suites; one a family suite, tucked away in the bush are decorated with in a colonial style.. Shikwari guest can relax in the lounge or on the open veranda taking in the view and cool off in the tranquil plunge pool. Caring staff offer friendly relaxed service in amazing bush surroundings.
The 3 course Dinner plus Buffet Continental and Plated English Breakfast is included in the rate usually served al fresco, weather permitting, either on our deck boma or on the large veranda at the front of the lodge or in the dining room if the weather is inclement.

The 6 suites offer a choice of King or Twin beds both made up with fine percale linen.
Each suite that accommodates 2 adults & 2 children age 10 - 12yrs and has a private bathroom with outdoor shower and sitting area plus a small patio. The Wild Fig Family Suite has a separate room for children 10 - 12yrs on bunk beds.

From this camp we conduct guided activities. Please request our Activity rates. The most popular are the Full Day Kruger Park Trip with Breakfast & Lunch and The Panorama Trip with Lunch.

PANGOLIN RONDAVELS (1/2 km into the reserve)
PLEASE NOTE THIS CAMP IS VERY COMFORTABLE BUT IS NOT GRADED! This make for a more reasonable rate as grading yearly is expensive.

This is a comfortable rustic camp with 4 rondavels offering both B&B & DBB. There is a kitchen and boma for those on B&B or book for our delicious 3 course dinner the day before. Accommodating 8 adults. in 4 rondavel 2 children age 2- 12yrs can be accommodated in each rondavel with parents; are at a child rate of 50% of the sharing rate with parents and a placed on our "Snooza Beds". Please note that ONLY children from 2- 12 my share with parents
Teensage 13 to 18 years are charged the adult sharing rate and accommodated in own room or with another adult or 2 siblingS in both camps.
The Shrike & Drongo Rondavels share a communal bathroom & outdoors shower and Hornbill & Woodpecker have Bush Bathrooms (Semi Open Air) consisting of outdoor shower, covered toilet and basin. (semi open air) These are heated by Solar and heated by electrics in cooler weather. All outdoor showers have hot and cold running water.
All the other amenities are shared such as the fully equipped kitchen and lounge with premium DSTV.
In the garden there is a pool and a boma for braai's shared between the four rondavels. Each rondavel has a choice of a king or twin beds, a wardrobe, dressing table, chairs and a small fridge with freezer.Tea & Coffee Tray.
This rustic camp can be booked either individually or ON A special rate for a group of friends or a family get together giving complete exclusivity. and privacy.

For more info please peruse the photos to get an idea of the sort of accommodation required. You can also drop us an email with an inquiry. We will be happy to help.

Transfers are available through our "daughter company" from:
O R Tambo International Airport (JNB) in Gauteng,
Hoedspruit Eastgate International Airport (HDS)
Nelspruit Airport (KMIA)

Guided Game drives and walks with a FGASA guide are available here at the lodge to a nearby private reserve and to Kruger National Park. Our private reserve is close to Kruger Park, Nyani Cultural Village, The Blyde River Dam Boat Trip, The Panorama and Blyde Canyon, Jessica Hippo plus many other sightseeing attractions
These need to be booked well ahead of time.


    Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Disabled
  • Internet Access
  • Mini Bar
  • Non-Smoking
  • Room service
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Small Pets
  • Smoking
  • Television

    On Site Facilities

  • Alt Water source
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Children Allowed
  • Internet Terminal
  • Laundry
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • Self Catering

    Local Facilities

  • Bar
  • Beauty
  • Biking
  • Entertainment
  • Game Viewing
  • Golf Course
  • Gym
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Shopping/Curios
  • Tours
  • Wine Route
  • Other


  • This is a Free Accommodation Participant.
  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Average Response Time: 2 hours
  • Tourism Grading Council:
  • ****
  • Cards accepted by this establishment
  • American Express
  • Diner's Club
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

All credit cards are accepted when paying through Sleeping-OUT.

Up to 15% discount

Accommodation for 2 or more nights in a Shikwari Suite. Valid until April30th, 2019. Optional Extra Guided Full day Open Vehicle Game Drive - R1900.00pp or Panorama Route/Blyde Canon - R1500.00pp Both with full board, Guide & entry fees.


R36 J G Strydom Tunnel Road, Valley of Olifants, Hoedspruit (38kms), 1308

Map Shikwari Game Reserve in Hoedspruit  Valley of the Olifants  Limpopo  South Africa

Guest Comments

Beautiful place. Nice and quiet. Next to gorgeous mountains. We really relaxed and re-energized.
- Lourens Van der walt

Suggest improve flexibility on meals.
Limited family rooms leads to undesirable sharing of rooms with children.

- Bongi Setuse

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