Cambalala's 4-star graded accommodation

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Luxury self-catering with wildlife on your doorstep

We’re delighted you’ve clicked through to our booking page and invite you to take a look at our availability on the table below. For the purposes of pricing, we divide the year into three.

Peak season 1: June, July and August
This is our winter season, but it’s the best time for game spotting in nearby Kruger National Park. The dry season in these parts typically lasts from May until September, meaning that the vegetation thins, making wildlife easier to spot. Also, the lack of water drives the animals to seek it at watering holes and from rivers, so they tend to congregate there in larger numbers. Those early morning game drives can be a bit chilly, though, so pack a fleece to wear until the sun warms up.

Peak season 2: mid December to mid January
This period coincides with the southern hemisphere summer. January is on average the warmest month, with temperatures hovering around the late twenties to early thirties. If you’re looking to spend time in the sunshine, take a dip in the pool or of course, celebrate Christmas or New Year in style, then we can accommodate you.

Standard season
The rest of the year we classify as our standard season. There’s no bad time to come to this area, with plenty to do whatever the season or the weather. The “shoulder season” of May and September gives you the benefit of weather that’s usually dry yet without the higher peak season prices or crowds.

How to book

4-star graded – units sleep eight people

4 Luxury self-catering vacation rental units

If you’d like to make a booking, enter your chosen dates and click the search button. You’ll see availability and pricing; the rate shown is per unit and not per person. If we are showing as fully booked, it’s still worth getting in touch as we are friends with other private owners at the resort. Drop us an email at bookings@cambalala.com and we’ll see what we can do.

Payment needs to be made in full prior to your arrival as, regrettably, the Lodge cannot take payment on our behalf. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause but as a private business, much as we’d like to, we are unable to make exceptions. Our terms and conditions explain our policies more fully.

Terms and Conditions

Kruger Park Lodge golf and wildlife holiday estate

Award winning 4-star graded resort

1) A 30% deposit is required within 2 days to secure your booking.
2) Balance of payment will be due 2 weeks prior to arrival.
3) We will require your credit card details as security on any breakages in case of damage caused through negligence or lack of care.
4) Smoking is not permitted within the house itself but you may smoke on the patio or anywhere outside the house.
5) Please note that we don’t usually accept bookings for only one night over a weekend and we reserve the right not to do so.

Cancellation Fees:
• Up to 30 days prior to arrival – 50% of deposit
• 29 / 15 days prior to arrival – 100% of deposit
• 14 / 7 days prior to arrival – 50% of full invoice value
• 6 days or less prior to arrival – 100% of full invoice value
• No Shows – 100% of full invoice value

Please note that our units are privately owned and therefore Kruger Park Lodge cannot accept payment on our behalf. We ask for your understanding regarding the need for payment to be made prior to your arrival.

The Price

Quality accommodation representing excellent value for money

All prices are listed in ZAR (South African Rands) and are per unit per night for the entire house on a self-catering basis. The price also includes a daily cleaning service for your convenience and and free WiFi (limits apply).

Luxury Units: Our luxury units accommodate up to 6 adults and an additional 2 children.

Most of the time

USD: 160EUR: 132GBP: 114

June, July & August

USD: 178EUR: 146GBP: 127

December & January

USD: 196EUR: 161GBP: 140

Private Villa: Our private villa sleeps up to 6 guests and guarantees privacy in generous proportions.

Most of the time

USD: 188EUR: 155GBP: 135

June, July & August

USD: 203EUR: 167GBP: 145

December & January

USD: 238EUR: 196GBP: 170

The Experience

Highly rated on many traveller portals

AirBnB Reviews - 4.7/5

Booking.com - 9/10

Tripadvisor - 4.5/5

What our guests are saying about Cambalala

  • 5 star rating“Serene and Excellent” Cambalala is perfectly located for a weekend in Mpumalanga! The unit we booked was clean and the reception staff was... read more

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    25 Feb 2021

    5 star rating“Missing it already.” Great place to stay, clean, peaceful, everything you need. Will definitely book at Cambalala again in future.

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    10 Feb 2021

    5 star rating“Beautiful setting” This was my second time at KPL, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay, plenty of things to do with the whole... read more

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    04 Jan 2021
  • 4 star rating“Great for game and golf lovers” The location, unit and immediate environment make this a relaxing getaway with family. Very close to all conveniences yet equally... read more

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    Teboho L
    14 Dec 2020

    The unit met all our needs. There is a small lake outside the varenda that adds to the outdoor ambience.... read more

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    Teboho
    06 Dec 2020

    5 star rating“Cambalala-Kruger Park Lodge” Wow, what a great weekend getaway we had! The accommodation was on point, cleanliness was tops. Everything we could ever... read more

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    18 Nov 2020
  • 4 star rating“Perfect location, tranquil, always neat and clean, well maintained” We recently revisited/returned for the fourth time. A problem with one of the room's airconditioner was sorted out quickly. We... read more

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    Quest0569...
    02 Nov 2020

    5 star rating“Family Break” Kruger Park Lodge is an amazing lodge, with so much to do for the whole family.
    Cambalala Lodge was beautiful, clean,...
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    Explorer2...
    23 Oct 2020

    5 star rating“I ALWAYS ENJOY STAYING AT KRUGER PARK LODGE” Kruger National Park, Sabie falls, Graskop falls, Gods window, Blyderivier, Pot Holes,
    Ans inside Kruger Park Lodge, the Hippos, swimmong pool,...
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    21 Oct 2020