4 DayFamily Safari Lodge Holiday Package

On this adventurous family safari you will experience unique wildlife encounters while tracking the Big Five and witnessing unique animal interaction.
  • Accommodation: Family suite
  • Destinations: Johannesburg, Timbavati Game Reserve, Johannesburg
  • Activities: Game drives, safari walks, bush dining

Your South African Family Safari Experience

This getaway is ideal for the family who wants to encounter an abundance of wildlife and experience the magic of life in the majestic African bush. The pristine setting and fun activities provides the opportunity to create perfect family memories.

Situated in the Timbavati Game Reserve, and sharing an unfenced border with the renowned Kruger National Park, comes this luxurious lodge that will be the sanctuary of you and your family for the next four days. Enjoy exquisite scenes of the lodge's private waterhole from your family suite with a private pool, indoor and outdoor shower. The family suite accommodates two adults and three children.

Venture on game drives and track wildlife with the help of your expert guide. Game excursions are tailored around the needs of the kids, and they can end as soon as the young ones experience discomfort. Experience fine bush dining with a menu that caters to every dietary requirement and satisfies every taste bud.

Day 1 Johannesburg - Timbavati Private Game Reserve

Embark on the ultimate family holiday. You will board your flight from O.R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg to Eastgate Airport in Hoedspruit. A lodge representative will escort you to your family hideout for the next three nights. Upon arrival, enjoy cold beverages and get ready to indulge in a delicious lunch. The friendly staff will assist you to your family suite - your nest during your stay.

The suite offers a variety of amenities including a private pool, indoor and outdoor shower, and immaculate views of the reserve's waterhole. Embark on an afternoon family game drive conducted in a specialized safari vehicle and spot the Big Five - rhino, lion, buffalo, leopard and elephant. Return for a family feast under the glistening African sky.

Day 2 - 3 Timbavati Private Game Reserve

Wake up early to nibble a few snacks and enjoy a warm beverage while informing your ranger what species of fauna and flora you expect to see. Embark on an early morning game excursion to spot the different species of fauna. You get a chance to search the Big Five and the animals that the lodge is renowned for - prides of lion, wild dog, elephant and buffalo.

Game drives are tailored to accommodate children and they can be shortened whenever the kids get restless. Spot the animals that roam the bush including hyena, leopard, buffalo, rhino, hippo and the rare pangolin. Upon returning from the game drive, indulge a delicious breakfast - platters of fruit and assorted cheese are followed by a selection of hot dishes.

Choose from a variety of meals including eggs, oats and sumptuous waffles to name but a view. Venture out in a safari walk with your family with the guidance of your experienced ranger. Learn about all the different flora species and the smaller animals that are often overlooked.

Return to the lodge and cool of in the private pool in your family suite. Enjoy a delicious lunch, and enjoy an afternoon tea. Relax and unwind while having a few laughs before the afternoon game drive.

Spot a few nocturnal animals with the help of spotlights and experience the bush after dark. Cruise down to the reserve's dam and watch how the animals quench their thirst and the predators lurk their prey. Stop for sundowners at a location with a scenic view, where you can admire the beautiful African landscape. Return to the lodge and enjoy a flavoursome dinner and the company of your family. The decadent menu caters to all dietary requirements and tickles every palate.

Day 4 Timbavati Private Game Reserve - Johannesburg

Enjoy a delicious breakfast and freshen up. A representative will take you on a short safari drive to Eastgate Airport in Hoedspruit, where you will board your flight to O.R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. Upon arrival in Johannesburg, you will meet your onward travelling arrangements.



  • Return flights to/from Johannesburg and Hoedspruit
  • Return safari transfers to/from airport to lodge
  • 3 night's accommodation in a 2-bedroom family accommodation with en-suite bathroom, private swimming pool, private game viewing deck overlooking waterhole frequented by wildlife
  • Detectable meals are served for breakfast, lunch and dinner, which can take place alfresco or indoors.
  • Teas and coffees throughout the day, as well as an afternoon tea time
  • Select local drinks including soft drinks, bottled water, house wines, spirits and beers
  • WildChild Children's Program
  • Walking safari (subject to availability)
  • Daily off-road game viewing activities including early morning and late afternoon game drive in open 4x4 safari vehicle
  • Game viewing activities escorted by trained and experienced guides and trackers
  • Refreshments while on game drive
  • Laundry service

Not Included


  • Premium drinks (champagnes, cognacs & fine wines)
  • Optional activities not listed above and all extras to be settled on departure
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