Kapama Private Game Reserve

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Kapama Private Game Reserve in South Africa covers fourteen thousand hectares of the pristine African bushveld.

The Kapama reserves natural environment and Sweetveld ecosystem provide visitors with the unique opportunity of close encounters with Africa's untamed wildlife.

Occupying an enormous area on the edge of the mountain and the more massive Kruger Park. A river flows through the Kapama Reserve and is much liked by the leopard. It is home to all the Big-Five with animals in abundance: Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Cape Buffalo, White & Black Rhino.

The reserves natural environment and vibrant veld ecosystem provide visitors with the unique opportunity of close encounters with Africans untamed wildlife. 

The Kapama covers the region from the R40 on the west to the Thornybush boundary to the east, and from the Eastgate Airport road to the north to the Klaserie Dam on the south. The Klaserie River flows through the Kapama Reserve and is much liked by the leopard. 

The luxurious wellness centre at Kapama exquisitely nestles in the African bush. It is a piece of paradise designed to uplift one's mind, body and soul. Complete with a state of the art gym, equipped with cardio and weight training facilities, the Kapama wellness centre energizes and uplifts in the healing presence of

Another unique treatment for couples is the Kapama Pinotage Bliss; combining a deep body massage with an aromatic bathing experience in a detoxifying vine extract. Professional beauty technicians remain up to date with global treatments whilst ensuring the flow of African wisdom into the pampering experience. Stepping from one invigorating treatment to the next, a lap pool welcomes guests at Kapama to lie back and relax under a breathtaking bushveld sky.

Kapama breakfast and lunches are normally served in the open dining room while dinner is served in the traditional outside Boma. Nature forms the backdrop for all meals and a starlit sky overhead creates the perfect setting. A fully-equipped wine cellar stocks only the finest wines from top South African vineyards.

The Kapama reserve welcomes families and the staff goes out of their way to make sure children enjoy their unforgettable stay while the parents may participate in the safari experience.

  • The Kapama Lodge family safari suite has been specially designed to ensure that parents and children are accommodated in adjoining suites. This provides parents and children with their privacy within proximity of each other.
  • There is no need to share a bathroom as both rooms in the family safari suite have en-suite facilities.
  • The Lodge also offers families their exclusive game drives, in addition to the regular program.
  • Child-friendly food and child snack packs keep children happy and dinners can even be served on the guest's private deck.
  • The Kapama Lodge has a large sand-floor playground and jungle gym with walls brightly painted with animal murals creating a safe place for children to play.
  • Rangers can facilitate specialist activities like bark rubbings, footprint casting and other exciting bush experiences.
  • Children at Kapama from 3 to 8 year old
  • Small children can play in the wonderful sand play area with jungle gym climbing frame, chalkboards and play stations surrounded by bright murals of African animals.
  • Watch wildlife DVD's or help bake biscuits in the kitchen.
  • Short interpretive walks around the lodge garden empower the children with bird, tree and insect identification skills.
  • Take part in supervised games and art activities like making collages with seeds and bark.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Facilities Available at Kapama Private Game Reserve

  • Boma
  • Conference venue
  • Gym
  • Hotel Bar
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wine cellar

More Information on Kapama Private Game Reserve

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

Kapama Standard Rate

With this package receive a R1000.00 discount off the rack rate per night for accommodation at the Table Bay Hotel in the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town before or after your stay at the Kapama Private Game Reserve.

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation
  • 3 Meals per day: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • 2 Daily game drives in open safari vehicle.  
  • All teas, coffees and pastries.
  • Return transfers between Eastgate Airport and the camps for scheduled flights only
  • Buffalo Camp: local and select premium drinks
  • Southern Camp: local and select premium drinks
  • River Lodge: Soft drinks and water during sundowners
  • Karula Lodge: local and select premium drinks
  • Kapama Conservation levy

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • subject to availability