Tanda Tula is situated on a riverbank in the middle of the Timbavati Nature Reserve, and has a sleek modern feel, with elegant reception areas with beautiful views over the river. There is an inviting infinity pool which overlooks the waterhole, so you can float in the pool and watch animals come down to drink.
Each tented suite at this lifestyle lodge has its own private timber deck overlooking the riverbed. The rooms are elegantly and comfortably furnished and have en-suite bathrooms with deep Victorian baths – perfect for a relaxing soak. The rooms each have a romantic outdoor shower for an authentic African experience.
If you are seeking exclusivity in your Timbavati Game Reserve accommodation, you may be interested in the Tandala thatched suite, with its own pool, a personal cook, ranger and game-viewing vehicle. For the more adventurous, sleep-outs can be arranged at the hide overlooking the waterhole.
This lifestyle safari camp offers more than the traditional 2 daily game drives and boasts a quality bush experience with numerous individual interest options for your safari in the Timbavati.
Daily activities include exciting morning and evening game drives, which are wonderful ways to try and spot the regions animals, including the Big Five. Bush walks, led by experienced rangers and trackers, offer great opportunities to learn about the region and see the many bird species that live in the Timbavati.
Guests can spend a lazy afternoon lounging by the pool or enjoying a refreshing dip. When guests return from dinner, the highlight of each evening is the open-air dinners served around the log fires in the traditional boma.
The lodge offers fine international cuisine with a touch of Africa - such as medallions of Kudu with mushroom and cheese sauce, accompanied by fine South African wines.