South African Lodges
Address
Makuleke Concession
Northern Kruger National Park
Limpopo Province
South Africa
Rating
Lodge Type
Tented Camp, Big Five
R5640.00SINGLE RATE
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Pafuri Camp Reviews & Information

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The Pafuri Camp is within the game-rich Makuleke Concession which forms part of the Northern Kruger National Park in South Africa.  Accessible both by road and by charter flight, this African-style safari camp features a total of 19 luxurious designer tents.  From the Classic Safari Tents, magnificent views can be admired over the Luvuvhu River.

From the camp itself, wildlife viewing is extraordinary as large herds of elephant frequent this area during the dry months.  An active population of Buffalo is also home to this area and guests enjoy regular sightings of lions and leopards due to its ideal setting on the Luvuvhu River.

The well-appointed thatched luxury tents feature en-suite bathrooms with showers and basins and offer a comfortable place for relaxation.  Seven of these tents are ideal for families in which up to four guests can be accommodated.  The spacious wooden deck invites for a quiet time to relax while taking in the natural beauty of the surrounding.  Wildlife can be admired directly from the comfort of the Luxury Tent as well as from the viewing deck.

Luxury Tent features:

  • En-suite bathroom (shower, basins)
  • Mosquito Netting
  • Lounge chairs and table
  • Wardrobe cupboard
  • Ceiling fan
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Wooden deck with direct views onto the Luvuvhu River
  • Outdoor deck chairs and table.

Facilities

This full-service safari camp provides guests with three meals daily.  Breakfasts, lunches and dinner are served at various indoor and outdoor venues depending on the weather.  The outdoor boma dinner makes for an unforgettable dining experience in candlelit while listening to the crackling of the fire under the star-studded African sky.  Charter flights can be arranged from Johannesburg direct to the Pafuri airstrip.

Facilities:

  • Various in and outdoor dining venues
  • Bar
  • Lounge area
  • Viewing deck
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sundeck with lounge chairs
  • Boma for alfresco outdoor dining
  • Pafuri airstrip.

Activities / Safaris

Guests may participate in the thrilling game drives which are accompanied by professional game rangers.  The game drives depart from the camp in the early mornings and in the late afternoons and are about 3 hours in duration. 

Within the Makuleke Concession of the Limpopo Province, over 350 different species of birds have been recorded making it a paradise for bird watching enthusiasts.  Visitors have the unique opportunity to participate in specialist birding walks and drives in an exploration of the archaeology and history of this particular wildlife region of South Africa.

Activities:

  • Guided game drives
  • Guided walking safaris
  • Pafuri Walking Trails
  • Bird watching
  • Relaxation by the pool.

Pafuri Walking Trails

The Pafuri region of the Kruger National Park counts among the best walking safari area of the country.  The Pafuri Walking Trails are accessible from April to October every year.  It is here where the Kruger National Park's remotest corners can be explored on foot.

Guided by professional and experienced field guides, participants explore one of Africa's vast, diverse and wild places.  Walking through the bushveld allows visitors to focus on the smaller creatures and plants while enjoying the rush of adrenaline when encountering untamed wildlife including the 'Big Five'.

Pafuri Walking Trails:

  • Guided safari walk through diverse and ancient landscapes
  • Explore small animals and flora/fauna
  • Encounter wildlife on foot including 'Big Five.'
  • Wet feet in the Luvuvhu River
  • Experience Crook’s Corner, the fever tree forest, Lanner Gorge
  • Exchange fireside stories under the African sky.

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  • Balconies
  • Bedside table
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Viewing Deck
  • Writing desk

Activities
  • Guided game drives
  • Guided walking safaris
  • Pafuri Walking Trails
  • Bird watching
  • Relaxation by the pool.
Pafuri Walking Trails
  • Guided safari walk through diverse and ancient landscapes
  • Explore small animals and flora / fauna
  • Encounter wildlife on foot including 'Big Five'
  • Wet feet in the Luvuvhu river
  • Experience Crook’s Corner, the fever tree forest, Lanner Gorge
  • Exchange fireside stories under the African sky.

  • Airstrip
  • Boma
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck
  • Waterhole for wildlife

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Braai & Barbeque
  • Game drive safaris
  • Housekeeping service
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Walking safaris

Available Rooms

Tent

# Rooms:
12

The Luxury Tents offer spacious en-suite bathrooms which are complete with showers and wahsing basins.  The wooden deck in front of the tent offers a comfortable place for relaxation in between meals and game activities.

Luxury Tent features:

  • En-suite bathroom (shower, basins)
  • Mosquito netting
  • Lounge chairs and table
  • Wardrobe cupboard
  • Ceiling fan
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Wooden deck with direct views onto the Luvuvhu River
  • Outdoor deck chairs and table.
Single Room R5640
Double Room R7810

Family Tent

# Rooms:
7

Seven thatched luxury tents are suitable for families travelling with children which can accommodate up to four guests sharing.  Magnificent river views can be admired from the comfort of the tent.

Family Luxury Tent features:

  • Beds to accommodate up to four guests
  • En-suite bathroom (shower, basins)
  • Mosquito netting
  • Lounge chairs and table
  • Wardrobe cupboard
  • Ceiling fan
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Wooden deck with direct views onto the Luvuvhu River
  • Outdoor deck chairs and table.
Single Room R12090
Double Room R12090

Pafuri Camp Specials

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

Last minute special rates for South African Residents booking within 14 days of travel on a full board basis.

Included in the rate:

  • Full board – all meals and two game activities per day and two game activities per day.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Conservation Levy
  • Gate Entrance Fees

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid for South African Residents only
  • Only available to book within 14 days or travel
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid until 31 March 2019
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South African Residents can book on a Full Board option at Pafuri Camp. Rates from R7,490.00 per double tent per night.

Full board includes all meals and two game activities per day and two game activities per day.

Included in the rate:

  • Full board – all meals and two game activities per day and two game activities per day.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Conservation Levy
  • Gate Entrance Fees

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid for South African Residents only
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid until 31 March 2019
BOOK NOW

Last minute special rates for South African Residents booking within 7 days of travel on a full board basis.

Included in the rate:

  • Full board – all meals and two game activities per day and two game activities per day.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Conservation Levy
  • Gate Entrance Fees

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid for South African Residents only
  • Only available to book within 7 days or travel
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid until 31 March 2019
BOOK NOW

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -22.419945

Longitude: 31.230826

Directions

Drive to the Punda Maria Gate at the Kruger National Park and Luvuvhu crossing. It is about 540km from Johannesburg (Gauteng) to the Punda Maria Gate. From the Kruger National Park, it is about 60kms from the Punda Maria Gate to the Pafuri Camp, via the Luvuvhu River bridge. The total distance from Johannesburg is about 600km.



Directions to the Pafuri Camp, Norther Kruger National Park:

Take the N1 North to Polokwane
At Polokwane, take the R81 north-east via Mooketsi and Giyani to the T-junction with the R524
Turn right on the R524 and proceed to the Punda Maria Gate
In the Kruger National Park, take the H13-1 to the T-junction with the H1-8
Turn left on the H1-8 and proceed north to the bridge over the Luvuvhu River.



For an alternative route to the Punda Maria Gate:

Take the N1 to Polokwane
At Makhado (Louis Trichardt) link up with the R524 and follow this route for about 140km. That will take you to the gate.
Please meet your guide at Pafuri Camp.

Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

4 Star

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