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Tanda Tula Safari Camp Timbavati Game Reserve, Greater Kruger - AKR054

Tanda Tula Safari Camp is a lovely tented camp in the Timbavati Private Game Reserve offering authentic bush luxury in a big five reserve.

12 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24

Pool - Yes
Restaurant - Meals All Included

Tented Camp
Authentic Bush Luxury
White Lions
No Single Supplements (limited to 2 rooms)



Guest book

...Tanda Tula was amazing. The tent experience was unforgettable and the rangers and staff were amazing. Rodriguez Family, April 2013

The safari in Tanda Tula was fabulous. Great staff and wonderful location. Tanda Tula is beautiful and being able to see elephants wander past while still in bed was unbelievable, Wren family, United Kingdom, Dec 2012

Mar 2012
Hi Anthea, I booked a 6 day safari in Tanda Tula with you last September. Just a note to say it was truley amazing. We saw all the big five and the people were wonderful. We met many new friends. We are photographers and started a photo/blog with some of the photos we took. Again, thanks for the help in finding the perfect place.
Regards, M. Turner, USA

There are 12 East African styled tents, set under shady trees tents and apart from each other for privacy. The en suite facilities has a traditional Victorian bath and outdoor shower looking over the bush. There is a deck overlooking the riverbed with comfortable loungers to relax with a book in the afternoons.

The infinity pool overlooks a large watering hole, often frequented by elephant and buffalo. The bar and lounge area offer a great place to relax during the day. Meals are enjoyed in the dining area or outside at the boma under the African skies.

Tanda Tula has a bush hide overlooking the Machoton Dam where guests can enjoy private picnics or 'sleep outs' bringing you closer to the wilderness! Bush brunches are served and guest can enjoy a guided walk back through the reserve with their ranger - a great way to experience close up game viewing.

The therapist also offers aromatherapy treatments in an open air therapy hide at the edge of the waterhole.

Tanda Tula Safari Camp is the oldest bush camps in the Timbavati Game Reserve, seeped in family history and offers an authentic bush experience combining comfort and style - the African way.

For families and friends requiring complete privacy, there is an exclusive camp called Tandala. Accommodating four or six guests, with a private pool, fabulous lounge and sweeping deck overlooking the riverbed, this is truly a piece of paradise. A private chef, ranger and vehicle can also be arranged.

Tanda Tula Safari Camp also offer walking safaris, tailored to suite your requirements. Recommended is four nights with the first and last night at Tanda Tula and the middle two nights spent at a remote Hide in the bush. For more information and prices, please email us.

Located in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, your stay at Tanda Tula includes all meals, 2 daily game drives, option bush walks and selected local drinks. Ideal for couples and families with children over the age of 8 years old. For families with younger children you can book Tandala on an exclusive basis.

The Timbavati Game reserve traverses a 20 000 hectare area with dropped fences between Kruger so that animals roam freely and offers a wide biodiversity. Home to the big five (lion, rhino, elephant, leopard and buffalo) as well as antelope, zebra, wild dog and a variety of other smaller mammals, reptiles and bird life. The uniqueness of the Timbavati is a unique opportunity to see the rare White Lions.

Tanda Tula Safari Camp offers a great big five safari experience. There are daily flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit Airport from where you can hire a car or take a road transfer. Alternatively you can take a direct flight into the reserve offered by Federal Air - slightly more expensive but worth the extra money from a time saving point of view. The other option is to include Tanda Tula into a self-drive holiday exploring the great Kruger area - please speak to us for the best way to include in your South Africa safari.

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