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Shikwari Game Reserve

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Shikwari Game Reserve
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Address: R36 Lydenburg Road
Jg Strydom Tunnel
Hoedspruit District
Limpopo Province
South Africa

SHIKWARI BUSH LODGE

with optional meal plans
Near Jg Strydom Tunnel

Shikwari Game Reserve offers two camps on the reserve close to Kruger & the Panorama. Relax on the lodge veranda taking in the view and cool off in the shady pool. The reserve has Giraffe, Zebra, Wildebeest, Kudu, Impala, Nyala, Waterbuck, Bush buck, Duiker and Ostrich plus many birds. Enjoy friendly relaxed service in amazing surroundings and great cuisine. It is managed by the owners, passionate about offering the best experience to guests.

Shikwari Suites TGCSA 4 Star Rated
The camp offers a fully licensed bar & lounge with premium DSTV. Free Wi-Fi is available in the lounge/veranda area. Relax on the shady lodge veranda taking in the view & cool off in the pool with an amazing view. Enjoy relaxed friendly service in amazing surroundings.
Six luxury thatched suites are tucked into the natural bush; with private bathroom & outdoor shower, sitting area plus a small patio decorated with stylish furniture & choice of beds with percale linen. There is a Hospitality Tray with fresh ground coffee, French press, a choice of quality teas & homemade cookies as well as a mini fridge. The fridge can be stocked on request, charge to guests account. There is also a Turndown service.
It is situated on the private plains game reserve of Shikwari

Pangolin Rondavels
A more budget option but very comfortable. There are 4 traditional thatched rondavels. 2 rondavels with a “Bush Bathroom” - outdoor shower, covered toilet & basin & 2 rondavels share a separate bathroom and outdoor shower suitable for 4 friends or a family with teenagers. All beds offer luxury percale linen as well as towels.  All rooms have a wardrobe, seating, & hospitality trays. There is a lounge with Premium DSTV and a pool. Meals are taken at the main lodge.  It is situated on the private plains game reserve of Shikwari.

Guided Game drives & walks with a FGASA guide available at the lodge and to Kruger Park in an open game vehicle. The reserve is also close many other exciting day trips such as the Panorama and the Graskop Gorge Lift.

Child Rules:
Children welcome - 5yrs -12yrs old are accommodated parents at 50% of the Adult sharing rate. Teens 13 -18yrs accommodated at 100% of the adult sharing rate in own room or with one other adult and/or 2 younger siblings. This applies to both camps.

Guests at both camps take meals at the Shikwari Suites. Meals at Shikwari  include Half Board At Pangolin we offer B&B or Half board. Lunch packs are available on request the 24hrs ahead

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • HRG Rennies Travel Red Stamp Club Preferred Partner
  • Member of TripAdvisor
  • Portfolio Collection Member
  • Tourism Grading - 4 Stars

Directions
- 8 Kms from Jg Strydom Tunnel
- 38kms from Hoedspruit
Please note:
  • Approx. 38kms from Hoedspruit toward the J G Strydom Tunnel & 8kms from the J G Strydom Tunnel
  • Languages Spoken At Establishment
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Shangaan
  • Bed Configuration
  • Pangolin Drongo Rondavel - Shares Bathroom with Shrike Rondavel (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
  • Pangolin Hornbill Rondavel - pvt 1/2 Bathroom (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - king
  • Pangolin Shrike Rondavel - Shares bathroom with Drongo Rondavel (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - twin
  • Pangolin Woodpecker Rondavel - Pvt 1/2 Bathroom (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - king
  • Shikwari Baobab Suite (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - king
  • Shikwari Knobthorn Suite (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - king
  • Shikwari Leadwood Suite (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - twin
  • Shikwari Marula Suite (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - king
  • Shikwari Wild Fig Family Suite (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
    • Room 2 - bunk
  • Facilities
  • air conditioner (some units)
  • air conditioning in lounge
  • airport transfers
  • bar fridge
  • bar fridge (some units)
  • bar/cocktail lounge
  • big game (less than 30km)
  • big game onsite
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • ceiling fans
  • communal pool
  • communal TV lounge
  • DSTV (premium)
  • DSTV in communal area
  • electronic safe
  • electronic safe (some units)
  • free toiletries
  • fridge in unit
  • Full English breakfast served in the dining room daily
  • game drives (less than 30km)
  • game drives onsite
  • generator
  • guided nature walks
  • internet facilities
  • kitchen communal
  • library
  • linen & towels provided
  • lock-up safe
  • mini bar
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • outdoor splash pool
  • packed lunches
  • parking all onsite
  • picnic basket
  • private entrance
  • private entrance - outside rooms
  • reptile park (less than 20km)
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • restaurant onsite
  • serviced
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • television in communal area
  • wi-fi / hotspot
  • Special Categories
  • Conference Venue Accommodationdetails
    Accommodates how many people?
    Capacity : 20

    The following apply
    Exclusive / preferred service providers on call
    Restroom accessible
    Kitchen accessible
    Audio – visual equipment (request details)
    Food / beverage facilities for catering purposes
    Crockery and cutlery available for hire
    Catering done in-house
    Designated parking area
    Sufficient parking space
    Fully staffed (cleaning, servers etc.)
    Internet connection
    Wireless internet connection
    Air conditioning
    Good lighting that can be operated independently
    Liquor license
    Bar on-site
    A purpose-built and dedicated back entrance available for equipment loading and offloading
    Wheelchair friendly
    A specified area for coaches and buses to stop to allow delegates and guests to embark and disembark safely
    Dedicated storage space that can safely store event materials and equipment overnight
    Individual lockable storage available for storage of more valuable items
  • Interesting Place Accommodationdetails
    Why is your establishment interesting?
    Detail description : Relaxing and with an amazing view. Great cuisine. Well situated for sightseeing the following places: Game Drives & Walks with Guide on our reserve to see Giraffe, Zebra, Kudu, Wildebeest, Bushbuck, Nyala etc. Guided full day Guided (extra cost) or self drives into Kruger National Park with breakfast & Lunch and Full day guide Panorama Tour (Blyde River Canyon) with Lunch- please inquire as to rate per person. Guided full day drives through the Panorama with lunch - Please inquire as to rate per person. Kruger National Park The Panorama on Blyde River Canyon The Big Swing in Graskop Adventure Tours - Tubing, Caving, Quads, etc Blyde Canyon Dam Boat Cruise Jessica Hipppo Hoedspuit Endangered Wildlife Conservation and Cheetah Project Elephant Experience Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre Nyani Cultural Village Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour Magoebaskloof Spring Festival in September We can book most of these for guests

  • Pet Friendly Accommodationdetails
    The following apply
    Small dogs
    Big dogs
    Dogs have to be on lead whilst outside
    Kennels provided
    Kennels must be used
    Other animals on the property
    Horse stables – bedding provided
    Horse stables – bedding not provided
    Horse paddocks
    Grooms available
    Arena
    Parking area for horse box / float
  • Quad/4x4/Bike Trails Accommodationdetails
    The following apply
    Bring your own bicycle
    Bicycles to hire
    Bicycle set trails
    Bicycle - free to explore
    Bring your own quad bike
    Quad bikes to hire
    Quad bike set trails
    Quad bikes – free to explore
    Bring your own off-road motorcycle
    Off-road motorcycles to hire
    Off-road motorcycle set trails
    Off-road motorcycle – free to explore
    4x4 vehicle set trails
    4x4 vehicle – free to explore
  • Sleeps 10 or More Accommodationdetails
    Your establishment has capacity to cater for groups of 10 or more.
    Yes
  • Star Graded Accommodation
  • Wedding Venue Accommodationdetails
    Capacity Information
    Overnight accommodation for how many people? : 20
    Max people allowed at the venue? : 120

    The following apply
    Reception area
    Chapel
    Area for wedding ceremony
    Undercover area for signing the register
    Fully catered
    Couple must provide own catering
    In house events coordinator (compulsory)
    In house events coordinator (not compulsory)
    Liquor license
    Fully stocked bar
    Cutlery and crockery rental
    Cleaning / serving staff
    Bridal suite
    Honeymoon suite
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Last updated on 19 Mar, 2019.

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