Tangala Safari Camp

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The Tangala Safari Camp nestles in the wildlife-rich Thornybush Game Reserve, which forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park of South Africa.

Home to be Big Five which includes lions, rhinos, buffaloes, elephants and leopards, guests are accommodated in well-appointed chalets and luxury tents.

The Tangala lodge offers views of the waterhole, the open plains across to the dramatic Drakensberg mountain range.

Tangala features four well-appointed Chalets as well as six Luxury Tents which are complete with patios, comfortable beds under mosquito nets as well as en-suite bathrooms.

The bathrooms provide two basins, his and hers basin, a shower and a toilet. The camp retains its closeness to nature and its authenticity by operating with solar power and natural gas to fuel the lodge.

Rustic and authentic in its look to provide a relaxed and informal atmosphere, Tangala offers the ideal location to unwind while being surrounded by the peaceful nature of the bushveld. The dining room and open plan lounge provide a most comfortable place.

From the deck, beautiful views can be admired. Guests may enjoy a refreshing swim in the outdoor swimming pool. With views of the regularly frequented waterhole, guests do not need to leave the camp to enjoy encounters with Africa's untamed wildlife.

Guests at Tangala are spoilt with the most delicious cuisine during their stay at this safari lodge in South Africa. During brunch, a wide selection of cold and warm breakfast and lunch meals await while irresistible treats are on offer during the famous high teas in the afternoon. To round a beautiful day off in the African wilderness, mouth-watering dinners provide choices of local, traditional meals as well as international fair. Various dining venues, indoor and outdoor, allow for many variations.

Thrilling early morning and late afternoon and evening safaris provide the opportunity for close wildlife encounters in their natural habitat. Accompanied by professional rangers and trackers, guests learn about the region's wildlife, flora, and fauna in this unique ecosystem. As the Thornybush Game Reserve borders the Greater Kruger National Park, this area is known for its abundance of animals as well as birdlife.

To reach Tangala from Johannesburg it takes about 4 and a bit hours by car. Travellers can also access Tangala via the Hoedspruit Airport from where the camp is only a 32 minutes drive away. Direct flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg can be booked to Hoedspruit making this lodge readily available to visitors.

Safari Tent and Chalet features:

  • Twin beds (doubles on request)
  • En-suite bathroom with indoor shower
  • Mosquito nets
  • Fans
  • Solar lighting
  • Gas geysers
  • Dressing table
  • Patio


  • Early morning safari drives
  • Late afternoon & evening safari drives
  • In-room spa treatments.


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Terrace

Facilities Available at Tangala Safari Camp

  • Boma
  • Garage
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

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

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Tangala 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.

Where about is Tangala Safari Camp located?
Tangala Safari Camp is located at the following location / address: Thornybush Private Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park.