Ngala Private Game Reserve, South Africa
This luxury tented safari camp lies on the edge of the seasonal Timbavati River in the Ngala Game Reserve in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, an area renowned for its abundance of game. &Beyond Ngala Tented Camp has been designed in a contemporary chic style and combines the romance of sleeping under canvas with the utmost comfort and sophistication.
Offering impeccable service, supremely stylish accommodation and superb facilities including an elegant main area, swimming pool and viewing deck, it will appeal to adventurous travellers seeking an intimate and indulgent wilderness safari escape in an enchanting setting.
Ngala Tented Camp provides just nine spacious and lavishly appointed safari tents nestled in the bush for maximum privacy. Each tent features safari chic décor, a large bathtub, an outside shower and a deck – the perfect spot to sip a G&T as you admire the views. Tents come with the added luxury of butler service.
There are endless unique experiences on offer from exhilarating day and night game drives to spot the Big Five and fascinating bush walks to romantic dinners on the riverbed. After a tiring day, laze by the pool as you watch wildlife below or be pampered with a massage in the privacy of your tent.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Ngala Private Game Reserve into a greater South Africa and African holiday. Take a look at Ultimate Southern Africa as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
&Beyond Ngala Tented Camp Information
- Location and getting there:
The camp is located 3 km from Orpen Gate, one of the major gateways in Kruger National Park, South Africa. It is a 6-hour drive from Johannesburg. The nearest airports are at Nelspruit (3 hours by car) and Hoedspruit (40 minutes by car).
It accommodates up to 18 guests in 9 spacious and stylish tents with king-size beds, outdoors showers, oversized baths, polished wooden decks, textured fabrics, clean lines and earthy colours. All tents have a dedicated butler.
Main building with dining, lounge and bar areas.
These include twice-daily game drives, bush walks, scenic helicopter flights over Blyde River Canyon and magical hot air balloon flights.
Children over the age of 12 are welcome but given the nature of the camp it is more suited to couples or families with older children. It is unfenced so constant supervision is essential.