LUXURY TENTED CAMP

Rediscover Nature in great style and true to the African safari camp of a past era at the Thula Thula luxury tented camp, where the peaceful essence of the African bush can be heard and felt. Exclusivity is assured with only 8 luxury tents, all with private viewing decks, fans, mosquito nets and luxurious en suite bathroom with Victorian bath and outside shower.

View wildlife while sipping a cocktail from the swimming pool bar or relax in your hammock overlooking the Enseleni River. Children all ages welcome.

Luxury Tents
Family Tents

LUXURY TENTS

Enjoy a private living experience and couple that with the chance to enjoy a private candle-lit dining experience and you have the perfect blend for an intimate romantic safari.

  • 2 x 3/4 beds
  • ensuite bathroom with Victorian bath and outside shower
  • mosquito net
  • tea and coffee
  • fan
  • private veranda
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FAMILY TENTS

Luxurious tents decorated and built in the old colonial safari style, exclusivity is guaranteed at Thula Thula Luxury Tented Camp.

  • 2 x 3/4 beds and 2 x single beds
  • full bathroom with Victorian bath and seperate shower
  • mosquito net
  • tea and coffee
  • fan
  • private viewing deck
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FACILITIES

Central living area with bar, dining room, lounges, airconditioned lounge with TV/DSTV, outside thatched bar, boma, swimming pool.

WHAT TO TAKE

Walking shoes, sun hat, sunglasses, sun block, cameras, binoculars, light clothing and swimming costumes in summer and in winter warm clothing and jackets. Malaria free area

ACTIVITIES

A morning bush walk, an afternoon game drive.

Game drives and bush walks are conducted on the Thula Thula private game reserve by our professional rangers and trackers. Game viewing includes elephant, rhino, buffalo, leopard, giraffe, crocodile, hyena, wildebeest, kudu, nyala, zebra and many more, including exceptional birdlife.

Optional extras:

Sangoma expeditions in the rural Zulu Village, Game drives in Hluluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve, Whale watching (June to October), Ste Lucia cruises, Therapeutic spa massages, mountain biking, picnic champagne lunch in the bush,

CHILDREN

Children of any age are welcome

Children 2 to 12 pay 50% of adult rate if sharing with parents or 2 adults in the family tent or in standard luxury tent.

Children under 4 years old are not permitted on game drives.

Mini Bush walks for children under 12 are organised within the fenced perimeter around the tented area with rangers and trackers.

CLIMATE

Summer (September – March).
Hot days, warm nights.
Temperatures 25 – 35 degrees centigrade.

Winter (April – August).
Dry season: generally warm days, cool nights.
Temperatures 10 – 25 degrees centigrade.

DINING AND AMENITIES

A buffet lunch is served around the outside thatched bar or by the swimming pool. Dine under the stars in the boma for a traditional South African braai (barbecue) or a pojkie (meat stew with vegetables cooked on the fire in a cast iron pot) where you will share stories of the day’s game viewing or the legends of the bush with your hosts, our dedicated rangers and trackers.

There is an air conditioned lounge with TV-DSTV, and game room for children. This lounge is also an art gallery for paintings from local artists who donated their artwork for the Thula Thula Rhino Fund