Kapama River Lodge

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The Kapama River Lodge three-star lodge enjoys a place within the wildlife-rich reserve near the Kruger. Featuring a total of 66 bedrooms, this lodge at Kapama nestles on a bend of the river. Being the big lodge within the reserve, it is stylishly furnished to ensure comfort and relaxation combined with a most memorable African safari experience.

The lodge climate controlled suites offer prevailing scenes over the reserve from their terraces. En-suite bathrooms with exclusive amenities are available. Furnished to reflect old African, refreshment stations for early morning coffee & tea are available as well as minibars for sundowners on the secluded terrace.

The 125 beds are available in 65 well furnished, spacious suites which provide all the features and amenities to ensure a most comfortable stay. Thrilling activities await guests staying at this private safari lodge in South Africa. Two safari drives a day to allow guests to get up close to the magnificent wildlife while trekking safaris, hot air balloon safaris, as well as elephant-back safaris, are also on offer.

River Lodge has African decor the welcoming and comfortable rooms with red & gold reflecting the bright colours of Africa’s earth. Modern glass stack doors open onto the outdoor, rim-flow swimming pool creating an al fresco experience. The lounge and bar set under double-volume thatch follow the line of the swimming pool to establish an open and cosy atmosphere. During the colder winter months, the double-sided fireplace offers warmth.

Kapama features an excellent wine cellar which has the most exquisite South African wines. Well over 600 wine bottles are available to choose from which is in a temperature-controlled and humidified environment. The exception of French champagne, all the wines, and sparkling Cap Classiques found in this wine cellar is from excellent South African vineyards.

For travellers who wish to stay connected with the outside world, the Media Room provides a satellite television as well as a DVD player. The lodge's Media Room can also be changed into a private conference venue. Guest Internet facilities are available adjacent, for convenience.

Children of all ages are welcome however a responsible adult must accompany children under the age of sixteen during safari drives and bush walks. Children can go on safari drives and walks at the sole discretion of the ranger.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Early morning tea & coffee and biscuit
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Viewing Deck
  • WIFI

Facilities Available at Kapama River Lodge

  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Curio Shop
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Open Air Boma
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck
  • Waterhole for wildlife
  • Wine cellar

More Information on Kapama River Lodge

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

14 Day prior Last Minute Special

Enjoy last minute savings when booking your stay at the Kapama Game Reserve within 14 days of the travel date. Stay for the low price of only R3,614.00 per person sharing per night at River Lodge in a Standard Suite.

This includes all meals and two game drives per day.

Included in the rate:

  •  Accommodation in Standard Suites at River Lodge - All meals - Coffee, teas and snacks - 2 Safari activities with soft drinks and waters - Return transfer to Eastgate Airport (scheduled flights)


Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Beverages
  • Conservation levy of R126.00 per person per day, all other drinks, mini bar,  laundry and items of a personal nature are excluded

Terms and Conditions:

  • Rates applicable for River Lodge Standard Suites only
  • Must book within 14 days of travel to qualify
  • Single supplement - 50% of the per person sharing rate
  • Guests must travel between 01 May & 30 June 2019
  • Normal cancellation policy applies