Buhala Lodge overlooking Crocodile River Kruger

BUHALA LODGE
Enchanting Lodge on the banks of the Crocodile River overlooking Kruger National Park

The 5* Buhala Lodge is an enchanting colonial style thatch roof lodge, situated on the Southern banks of the Crocodile River.

The ample outdoor veranda space, provides all guests an opportunity to relax and dine outside while admiring gorgeous views of the Kruger National Park, and all the wild life splendour it has to offer. Members of the Big 5 are frequent visitors to our property along with hippo, crocodile and many antelope species.

The lodge is a family owned and run business which focusses on guest comfort and relaxation paired with all the luxury you would expect.

A fully licenced restaurant and bar is situated at the main building. Buhala Lodge is well known for fine cuisine and our exceptional wine list showcasing only the finest South African wines. Meals are served either al fresco on our veranda, or in our gracious dining room and the whole ambience is one of casual elegance.

Dinners are served as set three course menus with at least two options for every course each night. Menus change daily and will be on display in public areas from mid-morning. We gladly cater for special dietary requirements.

Buhala Lodge offers luxury accommodation close to the Kruger National Park Malelane Gate and also the exclusive Leopard Creek Country Club.

The lodge is in close proximity to both Mozambique and Swaziland, and also the Crocodile Bridge Gate into the Kruger National Park.

It is an enchanting colonial style thatch roof lodge, situated on the Southern banks of the Crocodile River. The ample outdoor veranda space, provides all guests an opportunity to relax and dine outside while admiring gorgeous views of the Kruger National Park, and all the wild life splendour it has to offer. Members of the Big 5 are frequent visitors to our property along with crocodile, hippo and many antelope species.

The lodge is a family owned and run business which focusses on guest comfort and relaxation paired with all the luxury you would expect. A fully licenced restaurant and bar is situated at the main building. Buhala Lodge is well known for fine cuisine and our exceptional wine list showcasing only the finest South African wines. Meals are served either al fresco on our veranda, or in our gracious dining room and the whole ambience is one of casual elegance.

Our guests have the rare opportunity to play golf at the exclusive Leopard Creek Country Club. The golf course, usually reserved for members only, offers players a wildlife experience while challenging their golfing skills on South Africa’s number one golf course.

Safari’s into the Kruger National Park are arranged and done by our very experienced guide. Early morning walks and even night drives can also be arranged as well as any and all transfers that might be needed. Our open deck bush spa with sweeping views over the Kruger National Park and the Crocodile River, provide a variety of treatments for those who wish to

Standard Rooms: Spacious en-suite double rooms with generous bathrooms and free standing showers. Each room is beautifully furnished and has tea/coffee making facilities and views over the gardens and mountains. Standard rooms are each individually decorated.

Kruger Park River Rooms: Large rooms each with beautiful views over the Kruger National Park and the Crocodile River. These rooms have large windows that opens up the rooms. The rooms consist of generous en-suite bathrooms and tea/coffee making facilities.

Kruger Park Balcony Rooms: Beautiful rooms each with its own private balcony which overlooks the Kruger National Park and the Crocodile River. Balconies are beautifully appointed with patio furniture ensuring rest and relaxation while admiring the view. Each room is en-suite and has tea/coffee making facilities. Each room is individually decorated so not all rooms look the same. Some of the rooms have a modern open plan bathroom whilst others have a closed private bathroom. Some rooms have a wooden balcony whilst others have a tiled balcony.

Elephant Garden Suites: These two suites are situated at the bottom of the garden and share a splash pool. Each suite has a private outdoor sitting area from where the magnificent view of the Kruger National Park and the Crocodile River may be enjoyed. Each suite has large doors which open up the room and the suites each consist of generous bathrooms and even an additional outdoor shower for the adventurous types.
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Please note: Bedrooms not equipped for self-catering and are strictly no smoking! No capacity for additional beds or mattresses in rooms. All rooms are individually decorated. Bedrooms in a particular room type are not all the same and each room has its own unique charm.

Bush Spa at Buhala Lodge
• Back and neck massage
• Full body massage with hot rocks

Guided Safari’s in the Kruger National Park
• www.sanparks.org
• Safari (guests collected at Buhala Lodge – no transfer required)
• Night drives in the Kruger National Park (drive starts from Malelane Gate – transfer to and from gate not included)
• Kruger National Park morning walks (walk starts from Malelane Gate – transfer to and from gate not included)

Golf
• We are able to book Golf at the exclusive LEOPARD CREEK GOLF COURSE and other nearby courses such as KAMBAKU GOLF COURSE at Komatipoort (golf is subject to availability)

Nearby Attractions and Activities (follow the links below for more information)
• Chimp Eden – Nelspruit
• Geo Trail – Barberton
• Matsamo Cultural Village – Swaziland Border
• Panorama Route
• Skyway Trails – Hazyview
• Sudwala Caves – Nelspruit
• Tiger Fishing – Komatipoort
• Kambaku Golf Course – Komatipoort
• Elephant Whispers – Hazyview
• Should you wish to self-drive in the Kruger National Park, please be sure to book a day pass which will guarantee your entrance. Please go to www.sanparks.org and follow the instructions on reserving your entry pass.

 

Pricing

1 October 2020 – 30 September 2022 PRICE PER ROOM
Bed and Breakfast – sharing  
Standard Room  R  4 720,00
Kruger Park River Room  R  5 711,20
Kruger Park Balcony Room  R  6 065,20
Elephant Garden Suite  R  7 345,50
   
Bed and Breakfast – Single  
Standard Room  R  5 711,20
Kruger Park River Room  R  6 702,40
Kruger Park Balcony Room  R  7 056,40
Elephant Garden Suite  R  8 336,70
   
Dinner per person  R     420,00
   
1 October 2020 – 30 September 2022 PRICE PER ROOM
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast – sharing  
Standard Room  R  4 963,08
Kruger Park River Room  R  5 866,96
Kruger Park Balcony Room  R  6 189,10
Elephant Garden Suite  R  7 350,22
   
Dinner Bed and Breakfast – Single  
Standard Room  R  4 433,26
Kruger Park River Room  R  5 335,96
Kruger Park Balcony Room  R  5 497,62
Elephant Garden Suite  R  6 820,40