Thanda Tented Camp

 

Full Details

At a Glance

From ZAR 3 965 pp/pn

  • Big 5 safari adventure

  • Re-acquaint yourself with nature with this back to basics experience

  • Fifteen luxury safari style tents

  • Experience of a bygone era with lantern light and flickering fires

  • Rim-flow pool

Thanda is a Big 5 private game reserve in the beautiful Kwa-Zulu-Natal province of South Africa.  Here the traditional Zulu culture is celebrated with warm welcomes and a true desire to make guests feel a part of the family.

 

Rooms

Thanda Tented Camp, Private Deck
Thanda Tented Camp, Private Deck

Thanda Tented Camp, Private Deck

Thanda Tented Camp, Jubula Tent Interior
Thanda Tented Camp, Jubula Tent Interior

Thanda Tented Camp, Jubula Tent Interior

Thanda Tented Camp, Jubula Tent Exterior
Thanda Tented Camp, Jubula Tent Exterior

Thanda Tented Camp, Jubula Tent Exterior

Thanda Tented Camp, Private Deck
Thanda Tented Camp, Private Deck

Thanda Tented Camp, Private Deck

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Thanda Tented Camp comprises of fifteen safari style tents with full en-suite facilities including a double vanity (mixture of bath, indoor and outdoor shower options available). The tents all have fans, mini bars, two-way radios and private sun decks.

The Jubula Tent also boasts a private splash pool.

 

Facilities

The Thanda Tented Camp shared areas include a large rim-flow pool, spa treatments available at the spa tent and Hemingway-styled lounge and dining area

 

The shared areas include a large rim-flow pool, a spa tent, atmospheric Hemingway-style lounge and dining area featuring authentic African artworks.

Thanda Tented Camp, Lounge and Bar Area
Thanda Tented Camp, Lounge and Bar Area

Thanda Tented Camp, Lounge and Bar Area

Thanda Tented Camp Arial View
Thanda Tented Camp Arial View

Thanda Tented Camp Arial View

Thanda Tented Camp Swimming Pool
Thanda Tented Camp Swimming Pool

Thanda Tented Camp Swimming Pool

Thanda Tented Camp, Lounge and Bar Area
Thanda Tented Camp, Lounge and Bar Area

Thanda Tented Camp, Lounge and Bar Area

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Activities

Lion Brothers at Thanda Reserve
Lion Brothers at Thanda Reserve

Lion Brothers at Thanda Reserve

Giraffe sighting on game drive at Thanda Reserve
Giraffe sighting on game drive at Thanda Reserve

Giraffe sighting on game drive at Thanda Reserve

Elephants drinking at camp Thanda Reserve
Elephants drinking at camp Thanda Reserve

Elephants drinking at camp Thanda Reserve

Lion Brothers at Thanda Reserve
Lion Brothers at Thanda Reserve

Lion Brothers at Thanda Reserve

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Twice daily game drives with an experienced ranger and tracker in open game drive vehicles.

 

Other optional activities available to guests include an exhilarating bush walk learning about the history, ecology, birdlife and flora & fauna of the Thanda Reserve, a once in a lifetime Rhino darting experience or join the dedicated teams tracking either Rhino or Cheetah on a daily basis whilst learning about their behaviour and feeding patterns. Spend the day with the dedicated conservation team at Thanda participating in tracking, counting and monitoring the Big 5 and relocating animals in Thanda Game Reserve.

 

Gallery

Thanda Tended Camp Lounge, Thanda Private Game Reserve
Thanda Tended Camp Lounge, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Lounge, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Jubala Tent, Thanda Private Game Reserve
Thanda Tended Camp Jubala Tent, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Jubala Tent, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Pool, Thanda Private Game Reserve
Thanda Tended Camp Pool, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Pool, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Lounge, Thanda Private Game Reserve
Thanda Tended Camp Lounge, Thanda Private Game Reserve

Thanda Tended Camp Lounge, Thanda Private Game Reserve

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Facts

No. Rooms

15

Children

6 years and over

Childminding

At additional cost

Twin Beds

Available

Triples

Yes

Private Pool

No

Lodge Pool

Yes

Air-Conditioning

No

Room Fan

Yes

Indoor Shower

Not all

Outdoor Shower

Not all

Bath

Not all

In-Room Safe

Yes

In-Room Fireplace

No

In-Room TV

No

In-Room Massage

Yes

Spa

Yes

What's included:
  • Tented accommodation

  • Two game drives per day with professional guide and tracker

  • All meals and selected local beverages (soft drinks, house wines, local spirits and beers)

  • Wifi in public areas.

Gym Equipment

No

Personal Bar

Yes

Telephone

Two-way radio

Hairdryer

No

Laundry

At additional cost

Check In / Check Out

14h00 / 11h00

Wheelchair Access

No

Power

Limited

Internet Access

Yes

Credit Cards

Visa, Mastercard

Malaria Area

Low risk

Airstrip

No

Sleep Out Platform

No

Private 4x4 Safari Vehicle

Depending on availability/extra cost

Land Based Activities

Game Drives

Water Based Activities

N/a

Optional Activities

Bush Walks, Rhino Tracking, Rhino Darting, Cheetah Tracking, Cultural Experience, Hippo & Croc Cruise

What's not included:
  • Spa treatments

  • Cellar wines, champagnes, all imported spirits and beers.

  • Private dinners (complimentary when staying 4 nights or more at Thanda Safari Lodge or Villa iZulu)

  • Private bush dinners

  • Transfers to/from Thanda Safari.

  • Curios, gratuities & telephone calls.

  • Conservation Levy

  • Guided bush walks with specialist walking guides

  • Laundry

 

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