Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp

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Waterbuck is set in the Timbavati Reserve part of the Greater Kruger National Park of South Africa, the camp offers privacy and exclusivity for families and small groups. 

Eight guests can be accommodated in four spacious, well-appointed suites at Waterbuck Lodge which enjoy the exclusivity of the camp's facilities. Complete with a private game vehicle, ranger, and tracker, a personal chef and butler as well as a private airstrip and helipad, this is an ideal getaway option for exclusive use bookings in Timbavati.

Set in an elevated location on the banks of the dry Nhlaralumi river, this uber-luxurious safari lodge provides magnificent views of the bushveld with unbeatable wildlife viewing experiences.

With its four spacious, air-conditioned bedrooms, Waterbuck at Kings Camp can accommodate eight guests. Children of all ages can be provided in this private safari residence. The upstairs Master Suite features an open plan bathroom as well as a welcoming viewing lounge.

Additional two suites are located on the ground floor. The detached Luxury Garden Suite makes up the fourth room at the camp. All the suites provide views over the garden, the swimming pool, the viewing deck, and the surrounding bushveld.

Reflecting romance and charm of an elegant, African colonial past, Waterbuck offers all the modern conveniences to meet the requirements of the most discerning safari traveller. Guests enjoy full access to the private health and beauty spa facilities and the fully equipped gym located at the nearby Kings Camp.

Guests at Waterbuck enjoy having a private game vehicle, tracker, ranger, personal butler as well as chef available throughout their stay. The meal, safari and activity schedule is tailor-made according to the guest's wishes.

Adventurous safari drives through the Timbavati Game Reserve are conducted offering guests an unforgettable safari experience. Safaris are scheduled at times convenient for guests. Relaxing spa treatments can be enjoyed in the Wellness Centre of Kings Camp where a fully equipped gym is also located.

Suitable for:

  • Family and friend getaways
  • Private family safaris
  • Intimate celebrations
  • Small group safaris
  • Small corporate incentives and leadership breakaways.

Suite features:

  • Four luxury suites
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Spacious lounge
  • Stocked fridge
  • Satellite television in all rooms
  • Telephone
  • Mosquito nets, mosquito repellent
  • Bathrobes, hairdryer, umbrella
  • Safe
  • Coffee and tea making facilities
  • Mammal and bird reference guides
  • Fashionable magazines.

Facilities and services:

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Massage and treatments at Kings Camp Main Lodge
  • The well-equipped gym at Kings Camp Main Lodge
  • Library (fictional, non-fictional books and novels)
  • Traditional boma
  • Open boma overlooking the dry river bed
  • Private butler and chef, ranger and tracker
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Personal chef and butler
  • Open plan kitchen, dining and lounge area
  • Library and computers with Wi-Fi
  • Viewing deck with fireplace and dining area
  • Bush spa treatments
  • Babysitting service
  • Private airstrip and helipad.


  • Safari drives
  • Walking safaris
  • Bird watching
  • Stargazing
  • Swimming
  • Spa treatments
  • Gym.

Nearby activities and attractions:

  • Helicopter trips
  • Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
  • Cheetah Breeding Project
  • Hot Air Balloon Flight
  • Elephant Back Safaris
  • Nyani Cultural Village & Roots of Rhythm Tribal Dance & Drumming Cultural Show.



  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathrobe
  • Butler service
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fridge
  • Housekeeping
  • King size bed
  • Terrace
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp

  • Airstrip
  • Boma
  • Garden Terrace
  • Gym
  • Helipad
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Private guest library/ lounge
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck
  • Wellness centre

More Information on Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp

FAQs about Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

What is the cost of a room at Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp?
The average per night rate at Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp is R134,400.00 to R134,400.00.
Where about is Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp located?
Waterbuck Lodge Kings Camp is located at the following location / address: Timbavati Private Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park.