Camp Shawu

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Camp Shawu, located in the Kruger National Park in South Africa, is named after the most famous African elephant, which roamed the valley here for sixty years. Situated in a 16,000-hectare private concession in South Africa's world-renowned Kruger National Park, this secluded camp accommodates ten guests in 5 luxurious rooms.

Each guest room features a private deck overlooking the Mpanamana Dam, allowing visitors a privileged view of the game in the wild. Authentic Buffalo Dung Walls create a unique African experience at the camp. Guests are invited to relax and unwind in the comfortable and luxurious rooms at this lodge. The authentic African Camp features only a total of five rooms which allows for privacy, exclusivity and tranquillity.

Chalet Room Facilities

  • En-suite bathrooms with bath and outdoor shower
  • Ceiling fans
  • Fireplaces
  • Private patio overlooking the Mpanamana Dam


  • Swimming pool
  • Bar area
  • Superb wildlife viewing and birding from your private patio


  • Shawu lodge has early morning and late afternoon safari drives
  • Bird watching
  • Self-drive in the Kruger National Park

Distances to the Camp

  • 400 km from Hoedspruit
  • 142 km from Nelspruit
  • 500 km from Johannesburg
  • 14 km from Crocodile Bridge
  • 30 km from Komatipoort.


  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping
  • Outside Shower
  • Separate sitting area
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Camp Shawu

  • Beauty salon
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

More Information on Camp Shawu

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Last Minute Special (14 days prior to travel)

Book your last minute getaway to Camp Shawu within 14 days of travel and receive the amazing discounted rate of only R4,465.00 per person sharing per night (valid 10 June - 31 July 2019).

Included in the rate:

  •  Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • 2 Game Drive Activities
  • Snacks and Beverages in the Park
  • Wi-Fi at Shishangeni Main Lodge
  • Parking

Excluded from the rate:

  • Transfers 
  • SANParks Gate Entrance fees – R 93 per person per stay, subject to change as per SANParks
  • Meals other than specified, drinks, gratuities and items of a personal nature
  • Shishangeni Lodge takes no responsibility for the fees of a client’s passport validity, visa, travel permits, travel insurance, health certificates, inoculations and any other documentation required for the trip

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid 10 June –  31 July 2019
  • ONLY valid for bookings made 14 days or less prior to travel
  • CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations made 0 – 14 days prior to arrival will be result in 100 % Cancellation Fees being charged 
  • All no shows will be charged at 100% of the total value of the booking.
  • Subject to availability