&Beyond Ngala Private Game Reserve

Game Lodge, Kruger


The secrets and mysteries of Africa come alive for all the family in the colonial ambiance of this elegant hideaway hidden in the Kruger National Park. andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge has a choice of classic safari cottages with a pool area offering views of a natural riverine woodland. Embark on exciting twice-daily game drives to see the Big 5, as well as night drives and guided bush walks. The bird watching is superb and you can also do some spectacular stargazing up at the star-filled African night sky.

For boutique intimacy instead, experience andBeyond Ngala Tented Camp with the old time feel of sleeping under canvas and getting up close with the wildlife but with five star amenities.


A timeless, unhurried atmosphere, combined with the quaint traditions of a bygone era, creates an aura of romance and nostalgia at Ngala Safari Lodge with 20 luxurious thatched cottages available.

Each shaded by mopane trees and offering spectacular views, these beautiful residences have a private veranda, en suite bathrooms and a decanter of sherry included for that old world touch.

An exclusive Safari Suite is also available with its own mahogany lounge, outdoor shower, private swimming pool and personal butler and private safari vehicle.

At Ngala tented Camp only 9 luxurious en suite tents are offered – all cleverly designed to blend in with the riverside trees.


Relax in the spacious thatched lounge or in the bar area after your day's game viewing activities or enjoy the views from the open deck area. The shaded swimming pool and sundeck overlook a popular waterhole where you can often see large herds of elephant. Ngala Safari Lodge also offers tailored safari activities for children. Browse the gift shop or use the business centre and conference room.

Dine on subtle Pan-African dishes in the lantern-lit courtyard or around the log fire. Ngala Tented Camp offers alfresco dinners and a stunning outdoor pool.


A host of adventures await including luxury walking safari and game tracking. As well as the excitement of luxury 4x4 game drives twice daily, guests can enjoy a once in a lifetimes Rhino Notching Experience. To assist the conservation of this endangered species, guests can help track and dart the animals with a wildlife vet so that the endangered animal’s ear can be notched and a microchip imbedded into the horn for research and protection.

For children there is a host a special activities including special family game drives, bush walks and frog safaris

Child Policy

Children are welcome at Ngala Safari Lodge.  Ngala Tented Camp welcomes children aged 11 or over.

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