Mopani Rest Camp - Kruger National Park

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In the Kruger National Park in the South African Lowveld, the Mopani Rest Camp which is operated by SANParks offers guests a memorable African experience. Travellers staying at this camp have a variety of outdoor activities to choose from including swimming, thrilling safari drives, and exciting game walk. The delightful thatched bungalows offer guests comfortable and convenient accommodation.

Furthermore, the Mopani Camp has everything available for the running of a good conference. Delegates looking for a venue that provides them peace and tranquillity will find this here. The camp is close to the Phalaborwa Gate of the Kruger National Park. This camp features a total of 101 rustic thatched units. All the units provide air conditioning, kitchens, and bathrooms. The Xanatseni Guest House is a more luxurious guest house to accommodate families or larger groups of guests.

Room amenities:

  • En-suite bathrooms in some rooms
  • air conditioning
  • fans
  • Communal kitchen
  • shared bathroom
  • limited satellite TV
  • fridge in some rooms
  • stove in some rooms.

Room types:

  • Bungalow BD4V
  • Cottage FB4
  • Guest Cottage FF6
  • Guest Cottage FF6V
  • Xanatseni Guest House.


Mopani Camp offers comfortable services for added convenience. There is an outdoor swimming pool while safari drives and walks are available. The restaurant in the camp serves meals throughout the day, and a Ladies Bar is present where guests can enjoy sundowners.

  • Restaurant
  • Information desk
  • Public telephones
  • Shop
  • Curio shop
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Braai area
  • Petrol station
  • Ladies bar
  • Conference venue
  • Laundromat
  • Postbox.


For guest staying at Mopani Camp, there is the convenience of a laundromat, shops, a petrol station, mini ATM and a post box. This lodge in the Kruger National Park also offers conference facilities.

  • Guided safari drives
  • Game Walks
  • Seasonal children activities
  • Wildlife film screening
  • On-site first aid assistance
  • Car Wash
  • Satellite TV in the bar and guest houses

Activities and Nearby Attractions

Exciting safari drives, walking safaris as well as bush breakfasts and bush braais offer guests an excellent opportunity to explore the African bushveld either in a 4x4 vehicle, on foot or during dining experiences. In proximity to this camp lie the Tropic of Capricorn, the Pioneer Dam Bird Hide and the not to be missed Shipandani sleep-over Bird Hide.


  • Sunset drive-boma braai combo
  • Guided bush walks
  • Guided safari drives (in the company of trained field guides)
  • Bush breakfast and bush braai & barbeque (includes safari drive)
  • In camp, trail walk
  • Wildlife films (shown daily at reception during office hours)

Nearby attractions:

  • Shipandani sleep-over Bird Hide (located 3.4km away)
  • Tropic of Capricorn (situated 12.4km to the north)
  • Pioneer Dam Bird Hide (located 4.5km away).


The Mopani Camp Conference venues offer delegates a rustic and relaxing setting where they can enjoy the business facilities and services the place has to offer.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Communal bathroom
  • Communal kitchen
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fan
  • Fridge
  • Kitchenette
  • Stove

Facilities Available at Mopani Rest Camp - Kruger National Park

  • Braai facilities
  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • Information at reception
  • Laundromat
  • Parking
  • Petrol station
  • Public telephone
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Swimming Pool

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