Bordering the famous Kruger National Park and located between the Timbavati and the Sabi Sand Reserves lies the 23 000 hectare Manyeleti Game Reserve.
Manyeleti Game Reserve gate times (subject to change):
November to March: Opens 05h30 and closes 18h30
April to June: Opens 06h30 and closes 17h30
July to October: Opens 06h30 and closes 18h00.
The Honeyguide Tented Safari Camp can easily be accessed by a good tar road from Johannesburg and Pretoria; the drive takes approximately 6 hours.
From Johannesburg, continue on the N12 East in the direction of Witbank.
From Pretoria, continue on the N4 East in the direction of Witbank.
Directions from Johannesburg or Pretoria:
Continue past Witbank towards Belfast
Exit the N4 at the Belfast intersection, enter the town and turn right at the second stop sign in the direction of Dullstroom (R540)
Pass through Dullstroom towards Mashishing (Lydenburg)
At Mashishing the R540 becomes the R36
Continue on the R36 for 52km towards Orighstad
Pass through Orighstad on the R36 and continue towards the Abel Erasmus Pass
Shortly after crossing the Blyde River, turn right in the direction of Orpen/Swadini (R531)
Approximately 10km further, do not take the right turn to Swadini but continue straight in the direction of Klaserie. Ignore the turnoff to Hoedspruit.
Continue past Klaserie, and turn left at the Orpen signpost and continue until you see the Manyeleti Reserve sign (approximately 36km)
Pass the South African Wildlife College on your left and just further on you will see the Honeyguide Tented Safari Camp sign, turn right to enter the reserve.
Proceed on for 200m to the Manyeleti entrance gate where a nominal entrance fee is payable.
If you miss the turnoff to the Manyeleti reserve, you will arrive at the Orpen Gate of the Kruger National Park some 4km�s further. You will need to turn around and find the Manyeleti reserve entrance on the left-hand side as you head back.
Once in the reserve, follow the Honeyguide Tented Safari Camp signs to the camp, approximately 5km down a sand road.
You will arrive at Honeyguide Khoka Moya Camp.
Guests staying at Honeyguide Mantobeni Camp will park their vehicles at Honeyguide Khoka Moya Camp, and then be taken to Honeyguide Mantobeni Camp by game viewing vehicles.
Should your arrival be later than 16h00 or should you require assistance, please contact the camp.
Access to the Honeyguide Tented Safari Camp by Air:
South African Airlines offers the following flights:
O R Tambo International Johannesburg to Hoedspruit Airport
O R Tambo International Johannesburg to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA)
O R Tambo International Johannesburg to Phalaborwa Airport
Cape Town to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA).
It is recommended to fly directly from O R Tambo International Johannesburg to Hoedspruit. There are two daily flights to Hoedspruit Airport. Transfers from Hoedspruit Airport to the Lodge are available upon request and takes approximately 40 minutes.
Road transfers between the various airports and the Honeyguide Tented Safari Camp can also be booked.
Additionally, scheduled and private charter flights can also be arranged to and from Honeyguide Tented Safari Camp, the reserve features its own private airstrip.