About Hoedspruit Lodges

The charming “Safari” town of Hoedspruit is situated in the Greater Kruger area, and forms part of the Kruger to Canyon Biosphere. Surrounded by the majestic backdrop of the Escarpment, Hoedspruit is the Gateway to the Kruger National Park, World renowned Game Reserves, the Panorama Route and Blyde River Canyon.

Game Lodges and Safari Camps,offering Big 5 Open Vehicle Game Drives, Walking Trails and 5 star accommodation, are situated in the Timbavati, Thornybush, Balule, Klaserie, Karongwe&Olifants Reserves, all within easy access to Hoedspruit.

For those who prefer Self-Catering accommodation, options are plentiful. Preparing your own barbeque under the African sky, whilst hearing the call of Hyena, Jackal or Lion, is an experience never to be forgotten! As your personalised trip advisor we will show you where to stay.

This populart tourist town offers a host of activities for fun seekers: Big 5 Game Drives, Game Viewing on Horseback, Elephant Back Safaris, Walking trails, Kruger Park Safaris, river rafting, rock climbing, and cultural activities.

Children will not be disappointed by the host of Child Friendly activities available to them in Hoedspruit: from Paint Balling to hands-on Animal Rehabilitation Centres and Environmental awareness programs. These are some of the top SA venues.

The many private Wildlife Estates, namely Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, Raptors View, Blyde Wildlife Estate, Moditlo &Canyon Game Reserve, have drawn many families to settle here, offering themthe freedom of building their own home, and enjoying gracious Bush Living and security.

Many local Bush Pubs and family restaurants offer good food in a relaxed and vibey atmosphere, and “foodies” can enjoy gourmet meals at selected Fine Dining restaurants. Stay play eat is the motto for the day.

Mingle with the locals and tourists as they celebrate the start of the weekend! Hoedspruit folk are outgoing and fun, and will always welcome you with pride to their town.

A mere 1 hr flight from Johannesburg, or a relaxed 4 ½ scenic drive through the Panorama Route, Hoedspruit is ideally situated for a weekend breakaway, or your dream Bushveld experience! Why not follow me to africa and travel now.