South African Lodges

Hamiltons Tented Safari Camp

Address
Central Kruger Park - Kruger Gate
Orpen Gate
Central Kruger Park
Mpumalanga
South Africa
Rating
Lodge Type
Tented Camp, Big Five
R7160.00SINGLE RATE
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The African style Hamiltons Tented Safari Camp in the southern part of the Kruger National Park and offers guests an unforgettable, romantic safari experience. This small safari lodge reflects the colonial-era of the parks visionary, Colonel James Stevenson-Hamilton, with beautifully appointed safari tents, a fine tradition of service and delectable cuisine.

The Kruger Park in South Africa is one of the worlds largest conservancy, covering an area comparable in size to Israel. Within this area, there is a range of habitats, each carrying numerous species that prosper in this pristine environment. The reserve is home to all members of the big-five and guests have excellent sightings of threatened Cheetah and Painted Wild Dog.

Plentiful antelope, giraffe, zebra and wildebeest all add to the spectacle. Bird-watchers also flock here to sight some of over 500 different bird species resident in the area. The lodge has an exclusive traversing area, giving guests private game-viewing opportunities while on safaris that are conducted in luxury safari vehicles or on foot under the guidance of qualified wildlife guides.

Luxurious Tented Accommodation

The Camp has six luxury tented suites and sleeps a maximum of 12 guests. Each tent is ideal for privacy and has a fantastic view of the adjacent Ngwenyeni Dam.

Tented Suite features

  • En-suite bathroom
  • Romantic slipper bath
  • Outdoor shower
  • Private verandah
  • Mosquito net
  • Air-conditioning
  • Intercoms.

Facilities

  • Reception
  • Dining room
  • Boma
  • Bar
  • Outdoor swimming pool.

Services

Close encounters with Africa's untamed wildlife during the thrilling game drives and exciting walking safaris make for a memorable safari experience in the stunningly beautiful Kruger National Park of South Africa.

  • Butler service
  • Reception
  • Room service
  • Wake up call
  • Laundry service
  • Airport transfers
  • Welcome drinks
  • Game drives
  • Walking safaris.

Activities

The Imbali concession of the Kruger National Park is home to a wide variety of wildlife including the 'Big Five', namely lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos and buffaloes. Early morning and late afternoon game drives are available for visitors whereby exciting encounters with the national park's wild animals can be enjoyed.

  • Early morning / late afternoon game drives
  • Guided bush walks
  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Health and beauty spa treatments.

Access to the Camp

As the Camp lies in the Imbali concession within the Kruger National Park in South Africa, guests enter the Kruger National Park through either the Orpen Gate a minimum of 1.5 hours or the Paul Kruger Gate 3 hours before gate closure. Gate entry fees into the Kruger National Park are applicable per guest per stay.

Please note the below Kruger Gate times (subject to change):

  • 05h35 – 18h35 – January, February, November & December
  • 05h35 – 18h05 – March & October
  • 06h00 – 18h05 – April, August & September
  • 06h00 – 17h35 – May, June & July

Below detailed information about the Hamiltons Tented Safari Camp is available.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Outside Shower
  • Viewing Deck
  • Writing desk

Restaurants

Dining at the Hamiltons Tented Camp

The Hamiltons Tented Camp in South Africa's Kruger National Park provides the highest standard of fine, international cuisine served with an African Flair.  With an excellent wine list and impeccable service, even the most discerning guests staying at the luxurious Hamiltons Tented camp will be pleased and satisfied.

Spa Facilities

Calming and rejuvenating health and beauty treatments are available on request by the camp's African Spa. Spa treatments can be enjoyed at the poolside area or on a private deck of a tented suite.

Massage treatments:

  • Aromatherapy Full body 1 hour
  • Aromatherapy back ½ hour (aromatherapy blend is Ylang Ylang, Cedarwood and Vanilla)
  • Swedish Full body 1 hour
  • Swedish back ½ hour
  • Foot massage ½ hour
  • Indian head massage ½ hour.

Game viewing
Guests staying at the Hamiltons Tented Camp which is within the Kruger National Park have the opportunity to participate in two daily game drives. The exciting early morning and late afternoon/evening safaris are conducted in open 4×4 safari vehicles accompanied by experienced rangers. The Kruger National Park is home to the 'Big Five' which include lions, leopards, rhinos, buffaloes as well as elephants.
 
Species:
  •  114 reptiles
  •  147 mammals
  •  336 trees
  •  34 amphibians
  •  49 fish
  •  507 birds
  •  Big Five.
Bush picnics

Unforgettable bush picnics, as well as champagne breakfasts in idyllic bush settings, can be arranged for special occasions.

Bird watching

With the Kruger National Park being home to many different bird species, the Hamiltons Tented Camp provides a perfect place to spot all these magnificent creatures, to provide a real paradise for bird watching enthusiasts.


Spa treatments

Relaxing health and beauty treatments can be booked on request by the camp's African Spa. Spa treatments can be enjoyed at the poolside area or on a private deck of a tented suite.

Massage treatments:

  • Aromatherapy Full body 1 hour
  • Aromatherapy back ½ hour (aromatherapy blend is Ylang Ylang, Cerderwood and vanilla)
  • Swedish Full body 1 hour
  • Swedish back ½ hour
  • Foot massage ½ hour
  • Indian head massage ½ hour.
Swimming

The Hamiltons Tented Camp in the Kruger National Park, South Africa, features an outdoor swimming pool with a sundeck where loungers invite for a relaxing and calm afternoon by the pool.

  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 13:00
  • Check out: 11:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Butler service
  • Concierge services
  • Game drive safaris
  • Housekeeping service
  • Massage treatments
Malaria Status and Animals
  • The Hamiltons Tented Camp lies within the Kruger National Park in South Africa, which is home to an estimated 1500 lion, 2500 buffalo, 12010 elephants, 5010 rhino (black & white) as well as 1010 leopards. In this region, malaria occurs, and it is recommended to consult a doctor before travelling in regards to malaria prophylaxis.

    Species:

    • 119 reptiles
    • 148 mammals
    • 339 trees
    • 33 amphibians
    • 48 fish
    • 506 birds
    • Big Five: lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino.
Children Policy
  • Children 8 years and older are welcome to stay at the Hamiltons Tented Camp in the Kruger National Park. 

Available Rooms

Standard Room

# Rooms:
6
Six beautiful canvas tents at the Hamiltons Tented Camp in the Kruger National Park of South Africa feature teak floors, mosquito nets, bath slippers, outdoor showers as well as scenic views of the seasonal river. A maximum of 12 guests can stay at this private and tranquil camp.
 
The individual tents at Hamiltons Tented Camp can be accessed from the main lodge via the raised timber walkways which nestle amongst ancient Jackalberry trees.

Luxury Tent features:

  •  En-suite bathrooms with outdoor showers
  •  Mosquito nets
  •  Slipper baths
  •  Air conditioning
  •  Intercom service links the tents
  •  Writing desk
  •  Beautiful views overlooking the Ngwenyeni Dam.
Single Room R7160
Double Room R9540

Hamiltons Tented Safari Camp Specials

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

Book your stay at Hamiltons Tented Camp and receive a discounted South African Resident rate.

This offer is only valid for South African Residents.

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation, three meals and selected beverages (soft drinks, water, beer, selected wines & spirits). Two game drives and VAT at 14%.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Transfers, premium brand beverages and gate entry fees of R82.00, which are payable per person per stay. Subject to change in 2018 without prior notification.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to availability
  • Only valid for South African Residents, SA ID will be requested on check in
  • Block out days may apply.
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South African Residents booking their getaway to Hamiltons Tented Camp for will qualify for a discounted rate when travelling 14 December 2018 - 31 January 2019 (limited availability during these dates).

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation, three meals and selected beverages (soft drinks, water, beer, selected wines & spirits). Two game drives and VAT at 15%.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Transfers not specified, premium brand beverages and gate entry fees of R 93.00, which are payable per person per stay. Subject to increase without prior notification

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid only for new reservations, made from date of issue, with a minimum of two nights required over weekends
  • The above rates are valid for SA & SADC residents only
  • A South African/SADC ID or passport number will be required when confirming the reservation and on check-in at the property
  • Valid 14 December 2018 to 31 January 2019
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Book your stay at Hamiltons Tented Camp for travel before 31 March 2019, and South African Residents can enjoy the discounted rate of R5,175.00 per person sharing per night.

*** Only valid for South African Residents, minimum 2 nights over weekend.

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation, three meals and selected beverages (soft drinks, water, beer, selected wines & spirits). Two game drives and VAT at 15%.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Transfers not specified, premium brand beverages and gate entry fees of R 93.00 per person per stay, which are payable upon entrance to the Kruger National Park. Subject to increase in 2019 without prior notification.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid until 31 March 2019
  • Limited rooms available on these rates; subject to availability
  • Subject to availability
  • The below rates are valid for SA & SADC residents only A South African ID or passport number will be required when confirming the reservation and on check-in at the property
  • Valid for new reservations only from date of issue
  • There is a limited allocation of rooms available on the above rates and standard rates will be charged if the allocation is full
  • The above rates are valid for individual reservations and may not be used for group bookings of 5 or more rooms
  • The gate entry fees stated above are subject to change without prior notification
  • Minimum 2-night stays applicable on the weekend – Friday and Saturday night
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2018-04-04

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2017-11-14

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2017-09-06

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2017-08-12

Hamiltons is a stunning lodge, beautifully decorated, With a fine tradition of luxury in true 'Out of Africa' style, I definately enjoyed the journey.

We ha da great time on the open vehicle safari's as well as the walking safari the Ngwenyeni watercourse.

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2017-07-08

Had a great stay at Hamiltons, really enjoyed myself, very stylish lodge and loved staying in the tents.

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2017-07-08

GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -24.600899

Longitude: 31.629810

Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

5 Star

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