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Thornbush Game Reserve

#4 of 22 things to do in Hoedspruit Features Animals
Adjacent to Kruger National Park, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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WOW WOW What an experience

Best bush experience ever. Most amazing sightings of the BIG 5 every day. Staff are amazing, very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Terri Voss S
get close to the big five

Thornbush was an excellent experience of wildlife in the african bush. Especially unforgotten... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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Adjacent to Kruger National Park, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best bush experience ever. Most amazing sightings of the BIG 5 every day. Staff are amazing, very respectful, helpful and hospitable. It was an unforgetable experience. You won't be sorry if you choose this as your destination.

Thank Terri Voss S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thornbush was an excellent experience of wildlife in the african bush. Especially unforgotten moments with elephants, lions and giraffes.

Thank siehstewoll
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Thornybush Collection is comprised of the most beautiful lodges. I visited River Lodge and the setting, colonial interior and service was absolutely breath taking. The game viewing experience is just on another level. I truly recommend Thornybush as a number one option for a Safari.

Thank Noble_Classics
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I have done many game drives on Thorneybush and always seen something interesting. Large herds of Cape Buffalo, elephant, giraffe, zebra - but, most exciting of all leopard. On one memorable occasion we saw five separate leopard sightings. One was a large female just starting...More

Thank Zoe G
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We have been fortunate enough to visit Thornybush 3 times and are 5 months away from our next visit. Just can't wait. So what makes this title justified. Well each time we've been we've seen the big 5 and i mean the big 5 which...More

Thank RobJackson_13
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Group of three couples on the OAT Ultimate Africa pre-trip. Couldn't have asked for a better experience!! Our guide, Rico, along with tracker, Stanley, was amazing- willing to go the extra mile to give us an extraordinary experience!! Lions, leopard, lots of close-up time with...More

Thank Roni R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Group visit of 11. Great place and beautiful safari scenery. Great rooms and service PLUS friendly staff and rangers. The food is exceptional. Was my first time to be in the safari and it was the best. It is a must see, must feel and...More

Thank Thabang91
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stayed at the N'Kaya Lodge, had close up views of too many animals and birds to list. Highlights included male leopold and lions.

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is the fourth time we visited this private game reserve. We had excellent sightings of leopard, lion, elephant, white and black rhino,buffalo, hyaena even a porcupine on a night drive. We stayed for 6 days. We will be back next year!

Thank Erwin M
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The Waterside Lodge at Thornybush, next to the Kruger National Park, was undoubtedly the highlight of our holidays in South Africa. Completely set in a natural and wilde environment by a lake with hippos who came out at night walking between the bungalows. We were...More

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