Untamed, spectacular and pulsing with the deep rhythm of the African bushveld, Londolozi is the quintessential experience of the planet’s wildlands and animals. Newly refurbished and exclusively family run, the learning of four generations and thirty years of ecotourism operations has now been distilled into singular state; a transcendent bushveld experience.
Your hosts, the Londolozi family, have created a sanctuary of experiential and meditative luxury in the heart of the Sabi Sands Reserve. Spectacular game viewing and exceptional leopard sightings are commonplace in this rich wild wonderl
Exciting game drives guided by the professional and passionate rangers and trackers
Strengthen your body, mind and soul through yoga
Engage in healing therapies with Swedish Massage, Aromatherapy and Reiki
Join the Shangann master trackers and discover the age-old practice of animal tracking in the bush
Engage with the natural environment through walking expeditions
Learn and make wonderful cultural experience by visiting the surrounding communities
Honeymooners can experience the romantic, luxury and authentic wilderness adventure through honeymoon safari
Enjoy the superb cuisine from high tea, healthy lunch to a traditional fireside banquet or a private dinner.
Itinerary in brief
Tailor made itineraries can be made to suit weather conditions and your preferences. If you have any questions on any activities or programs, just ask one of our consultants.
Londolozi Reserve can be accessed by road or air. Arriving at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, you will be met by our representative and be transferred in a two and half hour trip to the Londolozi Reserve. Alternatively, Federal Air operates a daily flight from Johannesburg International Airport to Londolozi Airstrip, where you will then be picked up by our representative and be transferred to the camp in a five minute drive.
Itineraries depend on weather and natural conditions. On the first day, after settling into your accommodations, you will have an introductory briefing as we introduce you to the amazing Londolozi Game Reserve.
A wide range of activities on offer at Londolozi Game Reserve to help you to discover the amazing and wilderness experience of Africa. Visitors can enjoy an exciting wildlife experience, complemented by educational and a unique sense of spiritual journeying.
Game drives at Londolozi are taken over 16 000 hectares with traversing wilderness, which means that no two game drives are ever the same. You will be taken and guided by our professional and knowledgeable trackers who sit up at the front looking for fresh animal tracks, while rangers drive with astonishing skill into ravines and through thicket in pursuit of elusive animals, simultaneously wowing you with their outstanding knowledge and unforgettable stories, and bring you one step closer to nature.
Honeymoon safari is a great option on offer for the newlyweds to enjoy in the romantic land of Africa. Honeymoooners can enjoy the romantic safari in the game viewing vehicle, a one of a kind sturdy short wheelbase Land Rover, bedecked with a sumptuous safari couch for two. In this intimate setting, the newlyweds will venture beyond the classic interpretive game drive to explore bush yoga, mediative walks, animal tracking, champagne sunsets and full moon bush dinners, as well as the opportunity for wilderness couples massages on an elevated look out deck deep in the heart of the reserve. This luxury and authentic wilderness adventure is set out to ensure that the honeymoon experience becomes the standout defining moment that will live in the heart of newlyweds for the rest of time.
At Londolozi, children safari are on offer providing children and family with The Cubs Programme. This programme is aimed to ensure that every day in Londolozi is filled with fun and fascination allowing children to understand and learn about themselves, cultures, building friendships and trust, and learning about the survival in the wilderness. Children can enjoy a range of activities include paper mache, candle making, baking, spoor identification, bird watching, bug catching, African dance, bead making, singing and drumming, gumboot dancing, dung spitting, fishing and shooting.
Join the ultimate yoga experience bringing together the balance in body, mind and soul. You’ll practice several postures including Lyengar, Ashtanga, Jivamukti and Tripsichore. Classes are suitable for beginners and intermediate level conducted on mobile yoga decks or in private.
Massage has been practiced as a healing therapy for centuries, providing release from stress, promoting increased blood flow and healing. Therapies on offer at Londolozi Life include Swedish Massage, Aromatherapy and Reiki. You have the option to experience any of these therapies in the comfort of your room or deck.
Join the Shangaan master trackers and discover the age-old practice of animal tracking in the bush.
All Day Walking Expeditions
Explore the surroundings on foot with the company of our guide to truly get engaged in the natural environment in the land Africa.
Opportunity to fish in the reserves river systems offering wonderful fishing experience. You have the chance to get your hand on Bream, catfish, tilapia and tigerfish. Whether you are beginner or completely experienced, we’ll assure that catching any one of these fish will make your experience a moment you will never forget.
Day Trips into the surrounding communities
Learn about the culture and life by visiting the surround communities in the Sabi Sand Reserve to enhance your cultural understanding and experience.
At Londolozi, superb cuisine is considered an essential part of the experience. Much of the day revolves around specifically crafted culinary delights – morning morsels on the game drive, a fortifying breakfast, lunch and indulgent high tea before the next game drive and its sundowner treats and lastly, the grand finale, a traditional fireside banquet or a private dinner.
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Lodges at Londolozi
At each of the five exquisite Londolozi Lodges, you will experience exceptional cuisine and the very best game viewing with some of Africa’s finest rangers and trackers. You’ll enjoy over 14,000 hectares of exceptional traversing in the Sabi Sand private game reserve – home of the Big 5.
Pioneer Camp is the most secluded of Londolozi’s Luxury camps. The three private suites have superb river views and are perfect for honeymoons and private getaways. Focused on multi-generational family travel, this adaptable camp can also be converted into a private bush home for family groups of 6 – 14 people through linking glass sky walkways into interconnected family units. The spacious entrance-halls, are decorated with a Ralph Lauren feel. Clean lines, modern and sophisticated with floor to ceiling glass sliding panels which frame the wilderness views beyond.
The bathrooms are classic Victorian with modern accents in the marble, chrome and mahogany finishes. Throughout the camp there is a pervading sense of history thanks to faithfully restored memorabilia of photographs, old suitcases, silver, crystal glass and gramophones. Everything about Pioneer Camp is deeply personal and provides a romantic backdrop to the adventures of a new generation of sophisticated travellers.
Enchanting, intimate and child-friendly, Founders Camp is ideally situated to provide an insider’s view of the secrets of river life. 10 idyllic chalets, repose in the shade of ancient ebony and matumi trees along the banks of the Sand River.
This is an African safari in the classic style, replete with black and cream ticking fabric and original mahogany beds. Deep leather couches, military chests, compass safari lamps and a riverside lounge sala, create a mood of easy luxury and laid back welcome for discerning families and travellers.
Private Granite Suites
The Private Granite Suites offer an extraordinary experience for the exclusive use of six guests. Bold, inspiring materials mirror the extrusion of granite rocks that flank the camp while conveying the raw essence of Africa. A palette of silver, charcoal and elephant grey in a range of sumptuous materials creates an elegant and contemporary setting in each expansive suite.
The emphasis is on space, light and privacy while blurring the barrier between inside and out. A seamless integration with nature is achieved with large doors and windows all opening directly onto the Sand River. This luxury safari lodge is for the discerning traveller who appreciates the finer details of an African safari.
Each suite has a private, heated swimming pool.
The Private Granite Suites can be booked individually or as a private camp for six guests, making it ideal for honeymooning couples or small groups celebrating special occasions.
The Private Granite Suites does not accommodate children under the age of 16, unless guests book the camp exclusively.
Varty Camp is the home of an African safari holiday. All rooms have private swimming pools framed by timber decks that overlook the riverine bush. The living spaces are raised off the ground and shaded under a cathedral of trees. The camp has a pleasingly down-to-earth quality and the emphasis on family heritage means that children over 6 always have a place at Varty Camp.
Varty Camp is also home to the original Sparta Hunting Camp, our boutique, the Cardio Vascular Room, Massage Treatment Room and our Library. Guests from all Camps are invited to make use of these facilities.
Tree Camp embodies the very essence of Londolozi’s continuous striving to transcend and redefine the journey to the wilderness. This is a place of connoisseurship, leopards, orchids, lanterns and lead wood trees. Guests spend lazy afternoons on their decks, champagne in hand as they survey the ancient landscape, elephants feeding below in the river. Elegance and simplicity are the hallmarks of the Tree Camp sanctuaries. In every detail and feature, from the private swimming pools and contemplation decks (salas) to the Ralph Lauren wallpaper and chocolate plaited leather beds, this exclusive camp provides a matchless showcase of African excellence.
Tree Camp does not accommodate children under the age of 16, unless guests book the camp.
All meals, tea and coffee daily
Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers
Two game drives daily in open Land Rovers
Nature walks accompanied by experienced armed rangers
One group yoga class per day at Founders Camp
Fitness Room at Varty Camp
Children six years and older welcome at Varty, Founders & Pioneer Camps,
No children under the age of 16 at Private Granite & Tree Camps, unless exclusive use of camp is taken
Children - Cubs Den program
Transfers to/from Londolozi airstrip to lodge
Emergency medical evacuation insurance
What's not included?
airport entrance/departure taxes
Early morning and late afternoon departures – contact reservations