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Orpen Rest Camp - Kruger National Park

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There is no restaurant at this camp.  The bungalows as well as the guest cottage feature self - catering facilities (kitchenette).

Activities, Sports & Leisure


This rest camp features an outdoor swimming pool to which guests have access to.

Game Walks

For a more up close and personal African experience guests can go in either the morning or the afternoon game walk through the bushveld. These are led by experienced and armed game rangers who share theirs in-depth knowledge about the local wildlife and flora and fauna with their guests.

Game Drives

Early morning, sunset and evening game drives through the Kruger National Park with professional and experienced rangers and trackers are on offer for guests to enjoy.  Game drives for children between the ages of 6 and 16 years of age are also available.


Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Safari drives
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Walking safaris
Children Policy
  • Children are welcome at this rest camp but those under six years of age may not go on the game drives and only children 12 or over may go on the game walks.

Available Rooms


# Rooms:

These air-conditioned bungalows feature two single beds with a kitchen that contains a fridge, hotplate, sink and utensils. The bathroom has a shower.

Bungalow BD2:

  •  En-suite bathrooms (showers, no baths)
  •  Air-conditioning
  •  Open air kitchen
  •  Cooker top
  •  Combined fridge/freezer
  •  Fully equipped with cutlery, crockery and utensils.
  •  One bedroom with two single beds
  •  Sink
  •  WC and shower.
Single Room R1790
Double Room R1790

Guest Cottage GC6

# Rooms:

This guest cottage has two bedrooms, each with three single beds and a well-equipped kitchen.There are two bathrooms in this cottage with a bath and a shower.

One of the bedrooms has an en-suite bathroom (WC, bath, and washbasin). A separate WC, shower and wash basin for general use are also available. This room type has a fully equipped kitchenette (fridge/freezer combination, Cooking utensils, sink, cutlery and crockery). The outside veranda makes for an excellent lounge.

Guest Cottage features:

  •  Two bedrooms, each with three single beds
  •  Air conditioning
  •  Kitchen
  •  Veranda
  •  WC and bath
  •  WC and shower.
Single Room R3210
Double Room R3210

GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -24.393624

Longitude: 31.778904


Access by road to the camp via the Orpen Gate:

Head toward Nelspruit on the N4 and take the R540 Belfast turn off.
At Lydenburg turn left onto the R36 heading north.
30 km before Hoedspruit turn right onto the R531 and head to the gate.
Allow between 4 to 5 hours for the trip to the gate.
The Orpen Rest Camp is right at the gate.

Access by air:

The closest airport to the Orpen Rest Camp in the Kruger National Park is the Eastgate Airport near Hoedspruit. This airport is about 68 km away from the Orpen Gate.

Hoedspruit to Orpen
68,9 km, 1 hour 21 mins
Klaserie Rd

1. Head west on Knoppiesdoring Rd 600 m
2. Turn left 49 m
3. Turn right 210 m
4. Turn left toward Klaserie Rd 450 m
5. Turn right toward Klaserie Rd 210 m
6. Turn right toward Klaserie Rd 68 m
7. Turn left onto Klaserie Rd 22,7 km
8. Turn left onto R40 2,0 km
9. Turn left 42,4 km
10. Turn right 22 m
11. Turn left Destination will be on the right 110 m


On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

2 Star

Hotel Group(s)

  • SANParks - Africa's Premier Wildlife Tourism Destinations