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At a Glance

From ZAR 5 455 pp/pn

  • Big 5 experience

  • Four en-suite luxury suites convertible to eight single suites

  • Swimming pool

  • Floodlight water hole

  • Located in a crest of a hill overlooking the stunning Drakensberg Mountain range

  • A tranquil setting

  • Traditional boma dining

The 14 000 hectare of pristine African wilderness which is home to the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve is in the Northern part of the Sabi Sand and forms part of the Greater Kruger Park.


Thornybush enjoys some of the best game viewing on offer with spectacular ‘Big 5’ sightings plus the elusive cheetah and wild dog make this a ‘Super Seven’ destination.



Each of n’Kaya’s suites have ‘his & her’ bathrooms allowing them to be split into 2 separate units should guests which to have a single suite.


Each suite includes, king size or twin beds, separate lounge area (converted into a second single bedroom) air-conditioning, twin en-suite bathrooms and patio area.



The facilities at the main lodge include an inviting swimming pool and sun lounge area, lounge and dining facilities, traditional boma dining area and bar.



Twice daily game drive in open Land Cruisers with highly professional rangers and Shangaan trackers, both of which enjoy sharing their knowledge and experiences of the African bush.


After a scrumptious breakfast you are welcome to join your ranger on an insightful bush walk where he will take you on a journey of discovery explaining in greater detail the medical uses of various plants and tree along the importance of the smaller creatures, like the dung beetles, termites and even the mosquitoes have to the ecosystem.  You will go away with a much greater respect for these tiny creatures that share our planet.





No. Rooms



On request only



Twin Beds




Private Pool


Lodge Pool