Need to know
11am, but guests may use lodge facilities until their departure.
At the hotel
All rooms have indoor/outdoor showers, double-sided fireplace, air-con, a game-viewing deck and a complimentary minibar. Suites have iPod docks.
Our favourite rooms
The suites further away from the main lodge and restaurant offer additional seclusion.
Each suite has its own pool. There is a secluded and shaded main pool, too.
There are spa treatments on offer, such as massages, facials and body polishes. All use Dermalogica products.
Anti-malaria precautions should be taken. Bring a zoom lens for the best photos. You'll need warm layers for those chilly morning starts.
The is also a health spa, gym, library and a boutique selling safari gear and African artefacts. Private safari vehicles can be booked on request for the duration of the stay (ZAR7,500 a day).
Welcome. Under-2s stay free; 2–16 year-olds are charged 50 per cent of the full rate when sharing with an adult or another child. Families must book a private safari vehicle (free for families of four or more with at least one child under 10).