Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp

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The Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp, the Place of the Giant Eagle Owl, is situated within the 12010 hectares malaria-free Mabula Private Game Reserve in the Waterberg, Limpopo Province, South Africa.

The Kwafubesi camp is an intimate tented safari camp in Mabula which offers guests an unforgettable, romantic bush experience with five en-suite tents and thatched hospitality overlooking an open Mabula plain.

Oil lamps set the mood for an authentic African safari with personalised ranger service and camp attendants at the Camp. The Camp features five safari tents which can accommodate a maximum of ten guests.

This Safari Camp offers an authentic African safari where a group can take over the entire lodge. The camp provides an ideal conference set-up for ten& conference delegates in an open-air boma. Conference equipment and services which are available include a flip chart, pinboard, display area and photocopying service.

Meals are available in the romantic dining area in the lap. For special occasions, bush dinners can be enjoyed by combining delicious meals with the tranquillity and captivating scenic beauty of the surrounding African bushveld.

This Reserve, located in South Africa's Limpopo Province, offers travellers a one of a kind experience with the most exceptional scenic landscape, a fascinating cultural heritage, an abundance of wildlife species and many nature-based tourism opportunities.

Vaalwater is the central village of the Waterberg area, the heart of the Bushveld region. The Waterberg region is South Africa's best keep secret in regards to its wildlife viewing. Its rugged beauty, together with its diversity of plant and animal life, has led to the development of several exciting eco-tourism projects such as the biosphere reserve, the Waterberg Nature Conservancy - the amalgamation of conservation areas to protect more than 155 000 hectares of the Waterberg-habitat.

The Mountain range in this area includes; includes many rivers, streams and swamps, stretches for 151 kilometres in a long arc from Thabazimbi in the West, Nylstroom in the centre to Potgietersrus in the East, South Africa. Apart from the spectacular scenery of the mountains themselves, there are many game sanctuaries, nature reserves and farms.

The 74 mammal species include the big game such as elephant, lion, white and black rhino, hippo, leopard and buffalo. African python and the Nile crocodile are also resident, and it is a birdwatchers' paradise with more than 310 bird species.


  • Hot Air Balloon Safaris
  • Bush Walks
  • Horse riding
  • Game Viewing

Tent features:

  • No electricity
  • Fully furnished
  • Mosquito nets although this is a malaria-free region
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Private deck with views over the bushveld.


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Mosquito net
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp

  • Boma
  • Curio Shop
  • Hotel Bar
  • Swimming Pool

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FAQs about Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Kwafubesi Tented Safari 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 Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp?
The average per night rate at Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp is R3,370.00 to R4,480.00.
Where about is Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp located?
Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp is located at the following location / address: Mabula Game Reserve, Waterberg.

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

South African Resident Rates

South African Residents can enjoy great discounted rates at Kwafubesi Tented Camp. With rates starting from only R1,890.00 per person sharing per night including three meals and two game drives per day, that is great value for money!

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation
  • Three meals
  • Two game drives

Excluded from the rate:

  • Gate entrance fees
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Beverages
  • Transfers

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for South African Residents - ID will be requested at check in
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid 1 January - 31 December 2018 & 1 January - 31 December 2019
  • Block out dates may apply
  • Minimum 2 night stay over weekends and 3 nights over long weekends and peak periods

SA Resident Midweek Special

Guests staying at the Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp in Limpopo Provance, South Africa, may enjoy discounted rates for midweek bookings. This offer is valid for travel Sunday to Thursday, for South African Residents (excluding long weekends and peak periods).

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation
  • Three meals
  • Two game drives

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Transfers
  • Beverages
  • Gate entry fees

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid for midweek bookings Sunday to Thursday only
  • Only valid for South African Residents
  • Block out dates may apply, not valid during peak period or long weekends
  • Valid 1 January - 14 December 2018 & 1 January - 14 December 2019

SA Resident Summer Special

SA Residents can enjoy discounted rates when book to stay at the Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp, Limpopo.

For Travel from 5 October - 30 November 2019 and 1 December - 31 January 2020.

***SA Residents Only

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation
  • Three meals,
  • Two safaris daily

Excluded from the rate:

  • Transfers,
  • Beverages
  • Conservation fees, (currently R 223.00 per vehicle or R 422.00 per coach per stay), which are payable directly at the lodge upon departure. Subject to increase in 2019 without prior notification.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Block out dates may apply
  • Includes Vat at 15%
  • Valid only for new reservations, made from date of issue 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
  • Children charges are additional and not included in the quote.
  • 0 - 7 years of age- Not permitted at the lodge
  • 8 years and older Considered as adults and accommodated in their own rooms. Pay full adult rates.
  • Valid 5 October - 30 November 2019 and 1 December 2019 - 31 January 2020
  • Minimum 2 night stays applicable on the weekend - Friday and Saturday night
  • Minimum 3-night stay applicable for the following periods
    14, 15,16, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31 December 2019 + 01 January 2020.