Kapama News - Summer 2016
River Lodge celebating its 10th birthday in style
The 12th October 2015 marked the 10th birthday for Kapama River Lodge. We celebrated in style at River Lodge, the most exclusive luxury game lodge in the Kruger area, with a mouth-watering birthday cake and refreshments, whilst sharing unforgettable memories of our African Safari lodge.
River Lodge has proven itself over the years in providing a Five Star, Big 5 game viewing experience. Reminiscing back to the opening of River Lodge in 2005, after the successful completion of the spacious Standard Suites, Royal Suites, lounge, Rhino Boma, rim-flow swimming pool and Siyatla Lounge. River Lodge received great response within the market and over the past 10 years, this five star lodge has become a home away from home for many travelers. “Some of our guests included Thabo Mbeki, the President of our Country in 2008, it truly was a memorable event”, said Mandy Clouston, River Lodge Manager... Read more.
TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards
Kapama River Lodge and Kapama Karula has been recognized as winners in the Top Hotels in Africa category of the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels, River Lodge ranks second out of 25 for the 4th consecutive year. These lodges have also been recognized with a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the 6th consecutive year.
The World’s top properties are showcased in the Travelers’ Choice Awards based on the numerous reviews and opinions collected throughout the year from travelers around the world... Read more.
Out on Safari
The bare and barren Winter color of the African bush is slowly turning into a lush green, looking beautiful against the distant Drakensberg Mountains at Kapama. Nature truly works in mysterious ways, as rainfall has been scarce in November with only 35 mm, but the low rainfall did not hinder the wildlife to grow in numbers. We are celebrating the birth of a new year as well as new life on Kapama...
As other lions are forced out of their pride new cubs make their way into the pride. We have recently introduced you to the two latest members of the Guernsey pride and to our amazement we have discovered that there are not only two, but... Read more.
Thulumahashe Children's Home celebrates Christmas
Kapama Private Game Reserve hosted its annual heartwarming Children’s Christmas Party. The Kapama rangers shared the festive cheer among its employees’ children and the children from the Thulumahashe Children’s Home, aged between six and fifteen years... Read more.
Africa's Big 6
The big five mammal species are a familiar attraction in the heart of Africa and generally a must-see for tourists, but fewer people are aware of the big six. These are the six most eye-catching birds... Read more.
Kapama's Dining Safari
Join us on our Kapama Dining Safari where we will give you an exclusive insight to our most famous recipes and true African-style dining. Buffalo Camp shares their delicious Biltong & Blue Cheese Soup as well as their scrumptuous buffalo pie... Read more.