The northern Drakensberg mountain range provides a majestic backdrop to the largest private game lodge in the Greater Kruger National Park region. Kapama River Lodge is situated within Kapama Game Reserve, and presents the perfect blend between luxurious safari accommodation and a generous bed capacity of 64 bedrooms. Although large, it is so stylish and roomy and beautifully positioned along a dry riverbed, that guests fall in love with it.

Hotel Features
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Child Friendly
  • Interleading Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Spa/Beauty Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wedding Services
  • Room Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • International Plug Points/Adaptors
  • In-room Safe
  • Mini Bar
  • Private Bathroom
  • Turndown Service
  • Wake-up Calls
  • Suites 

    Kapama River Lodge features 40 spacious air-conditioned suites, with modern yet distinctly African furnishings and log-beam ceilings under a golden thatch. Step onto your private balcony with an iced drink from your mini bar, and while away free time looking lazily into the bush for animals that may pass by.

    There’s tea and coffee at your disposal too. Bathrooms are all en-suite with his and hers basins, bath and shower, complimentary toiletries and lotions and fluffy white towels. 

    Family Room

    The Kapama Family Room is situated together with the Spa suites and includes three balconies and a separate area with two beds for younger kids if guest want their kids to be accommodated in one room. This room is in excess of 70 m² including the balconies and is also ideal for guests who just enjoy the comfort of a large room.

    Spa Suites

    The 20 Spa suites, completed in November 2008, is positioned close to the Spa on a private setting away from the rest of the lodge and all rooms have magnificent private views into the reserve. The ebony and ivory colors and the use of frameless glass panels in the bathroom as well as the 3 meter high doors makes it possible to fully enjoy the magnificent views from every corner of the room. The room includes all other luxuries such as a minibar and coffee and tea making facilities, hair dryer, minisafe and even have a built in international plug that can accommodate most electric power plug configurations.

    Royal Suites

    Pamper yourself at the two Kapama River Lodge Royal Suites.  These suites are bigger in every way and have a separate lounge and extended balcony with recliner couches. Your en-suite bathroom has bath and a dual shower cubicle looking towards the bush.


    Cancellation Policy

    Individual 9 or less

    A 20% deposit will be required to confirm a booking, with full payment due 7 days before arrival

    Bookings cancelled within 45 days of arrival will forfeit their deposit.

    Bookings cancelled within 30 days of arrival will be required to pay 50% of total invoice value.

    Bookings cancelled within 15 days of arrival will be required to pay 90% of total invoice value

    Groups 10 or more

    A 20% deposit will be required to confirm a booking, with full payment due 7 days before arrival.

    Bookings cancelled within 120 days of arrival will forfeit their deposit.

    Bookings cancelled within 60 days of arrival will be required to pay 50% of total invoice value.

    Bookings cancelled within 30 days of arrival will be required to pay 90% of total invoice value

    Kapama Game Reserve is within the Greater Kruger National Park wilderness area just 4½ hours drive northeast of Johannesburg. A 1-hour flight is the easiest way to transfer from Johannesburg direct to Eastgate Airport, which is only minutes from Kapama Game Reserve. A Kapama 4x4 safari vehicle will transfer you to and from Eastgate Airport at no extra charge.