Monwana Game Lodge

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Monwana Game Lodge Thornybush thrilling early morning and the afternoon safari drives are accompanied by professional game rangers and trackers.

In between safari drives, Monwana guests may observe herds of impala pass by the private decks of the well-appointed chalets. The lodge four suites consist of two Family Suites, one Luxury King Suite and one beautiful Honeymoon Suite. The Honeymoon Suite provides a private deck which overlooks the rugged bushveld or the waterhole.

The Safari Lodge is in proximity to the Kruger Park, the Thornybush Nature Reserve is home to about 12 000 hectares of bird and game territory. The spacious, air-conditioned Monwana Family Suites accommodate a total of four guests in comfort. The wooden outdoor viewing deck invites for a relaxing time. 

The Deluxe Honeymoon Suite offers breathtaking views from the bedroom while the open-plan bathroom features a large sunken bath. Enjoy lovely vistas over the Savannah from this private bathroom.

The chalets offer convenient amenities and facilities to ensure a most comfortable and relaxing safari stay at the lodge. The en-suite bathrooms with bathtubs as well as showers. Through the large windows as well as from the private viewing decks one can enjoy the surrounding nature.

The combination of gourmet cuisine, luxurious accommodation and fantastic wildlife viewing make for an unbeatable wildlife experience. The outdoor swimming pool is a popular place during the hot summer afternoons. The pool is located only a short walk away from the suites and the central area of the camp. The comfortable loungers around the swimming pool invite for a relaxing time while enjoying the calming sounds of chirping birds.

At the outdoor boma, three-course table d'hote dinners, as well as traditional braais, are served which are paired with an excellent choice of South African wines. Dine under the African night sky and enjoy world-class hospitality with attention to detail. High tea is served in the Gazebo which is an open-air thatched lounge, a venue from which to observe the active waterhole.

Experience the 'Big Five' in their natural habitat during Monwana safari drives and walking safaris. South African wildlife found here include elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, lions, leopards, different species of antelope, birds and much more. They share a wealth of information with guests about the local wildlife and its flora and fauna. The late afternoon safari starts at the lodge with High Tea and takes visitors into the darkness after the sunsets. This way the seldom seen nocturnal animals can be spotted with torches as they get out of their sheltered hideouts to eat and drink.

Chalet types:

  • 2 Family Suites
  • 1 Luxury King Suite
  • 1 Honeymoon Suite.

Chalet features:

  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath and shower
  • Private patio
  • Panoramic views (bushveld and waterhole)
  • Large glass windows.


  • Viewing deck
  • Swimming pool
  • Sundeck
  • Boma for outdoor dining
  • The Gazebo
  • Waterhole.

Game viewing:

  • Early morning safari drives
  • Late afternoon & evening safaris
  • Walking safaris.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Early morning tea & coffee and biscuit
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • International electrical adapters
  • Mini bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Monwana Game Lodge

  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby conference facilities
  • Nearby Spa
  • Open Air Boma
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck
  • Waterhole for wildlife

More Information on Monwana Game Lodge

FAQs about Monwana Game Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Monwana Game Lodge 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 Monwana Game Lodge?
The average per night rate at Monwana Game Lodge is R57,690.00 to R115,380.00.
Where about is Monwana Game Lodge located?
Monwana Game Lodge is located at the following location / address: Thornybush Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park.