Classic Safari Accommodation at Ngala Safari Lodge

Tea on your deck in the Timbavati Private Game Reserve.
From 6590 ZAR Per Person Sharing
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Ngala Safari Lodge in the Timbavati Reserve captures the romance and tradition of the past – recreating the era of classic safari.

Ngala, meaning 'lion' in Shangaan, was the only private safari lodge originally incorporated into the legendary Kruger National Park. Memories of safaris of bygone eras echo through the safari lodge. Twenty stylishly thatched cottages serves as a temporary sanctuary for guests on their exciting Timbavati Safari.

Antique-filled interiors, priceless rugs and cut-glass crystal furnish this opulent retreat. The antique furniture in the rooms is of a light wood, while the soft decor is cream and beige at the lodge. The living spaces are tastefully decorated with large African artwork.

Family Suites

Luxury family accommodation in the Timbavati Game Reserve features a private pool and an exclusive safari vehicle. The two-bedroom luxury family suite accommodates two adults traveling with three children.


The main spacious, thatched lounge, bar and dining area offers guests an unashamedly old-world, elegant and luxurious haven in the midst of the African bush. A portion of the thatched lounge forms an open deck area, where afternoon tea and breakfast are served.


Lavish meals with Pan-African influences are served in a romantic, lantern lit courtyard or around the campfire in the traditional African boma - reeded enclosed area. Old-world interiors, an unhurried atmosphere and sumptuous cuisine are the order of the day at this safari lodge. Romantic candle-lit dinners around outdoor fires recreate the timeless feeling of life on safari.

Game drive at Timbavati.

Timbavati Private Game Reserve | Ngala Safari Lodge | Romantic Safari

This lifestyle lodge is located on the boundary of the world renowned Kruger National Park, and it has a pervasive sense of history. This is the perfect spot for a romantic safari getaway

Bush dinner view.

Elephant drinking.

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