Accommodation Animal Watching Campfire Swimming Pool Tents Game Drive Bush Walks Caravan

Minimum stay is 2 nights over normal weekends, and three nights over long weekends

Arrival from 15:00, departure before 10:00

No day visitors

No loud noise allowed

Serviced during the week, no service over weekends except on special request

Elephant Root Luxury Tent / Olifantswortel Luukse Tent

If you prefer a little bit more luxury in you tent and want a romantic weekend getaway, we have the Elephant Root Luxury Tent (Olifantswortel Luukse Tent) just for you; it accommodates 2 people (a couple) and will be your glamping breakaway for two. This tent has a queen size bed, en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower, kitchenette (with a single electric plate, microwave & kettle, bar fridge, etc.) and the necessary to cook and braai. More privately situated with view over the bush.

Fever Tree Tent / Koorsboom Tent

If you like a intimate and relaxed stay, where you can get closer to the sounds of nature, we have the Fever Tree Tent (Koorsboom Tent) for you.  The tent accommodates maximum 2 adults and 2 young children, it has a double bed and a bunk stretcher.

Buffalo Tented Camp / Wag-‘n-Bietjie Tented Camp

If you are a group that like a breakaway with your friends and/or family, the Buffalo Thorn Tented Camp (Wag-‘n-Bietjie Tent Kamp) will be well suited for you, it accommodate 8 people.  It consists out of 2 dome tents, a double tent and a kitchen tent, it has a 8 singles deluxe stretchers with mattresses, 2 per tent (room). (Additional dome tent for two can be set up at an additional cost)

Umbrella Thorn Family Tent / Haak-en-Steek Familie Tent

If you are a couple or family with children the Umbrella Thorn Family Tent (Haak-en-Steek Familie Tent) is what you are looking for – it accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.  It is a large Safari Lodge Tent with its own en-suite bathroom (outdoor open air bathroom) and has a king size bed (can also be made up as 2 singles) and 1 bunk bed and a kitchen tent kitted out with everything you need to cook and braai. (An additional stretcher can be used at an extra cost)

Black Thorn 4 Man Camp / Swarthaak 4 Man Kamp

If you are 2 couples, or friends or a family of 4, the Black Thorn 4 Man Camp will be your choice, it consists out of 2 covered domes connected with a kitchen.  The tent accommodates maximum 4 people;  it has  4 deluxe stretchers with mattresses, 2 per tent.

Sickle Bush Tree Top Tent / Sekelbos Boomtent

If you are a couple the Sickle Bush Tree Top Tent (Sekelbos Boomtent) is what you are looking for – it accommodate 2 adults.  It is a luxury roof top tent (please take note you have to climb a ladder to get to your bed), it has a double ‘bed’ and a small tent room below.  It is set up in the bush, overlooking some Sickle Bush, has it own kitchen that is kitted out with everything you need to cook and braai.

5 Russet Bush Rustic Tents / 5 Kierieklapper Plaasjapie Tente

If you are a couple or a group you can book any, some or all of our Russet Bush Tents. The Russet Bush Tents accommodates 2 people per tent and are located in the bush area of the property. Four of the tents (Russet 2, 3, 4, and 5) have single beds and the other (Russet 1) has a double bed.

Guarri Bush / Ghwarriebos

The tent accommodates maximum 3 people on 3 stretchers with mattresses.

Karee Family Caravan/Tent Stand / Karee Familie Karavaan/Tent Staanplek

Our Karee family stand allows for a maximum of 4 caravans/tents/trailers tents/rooftop tents on the site not exceeding 10 people on the site. It has shade, a power point, tap for water and a braai area/fire pit. Centrally located with the Karee trees providing a cool shaded area.

Waterhole Trailer/Tent Stand/Campsite / Watergat Trailer/Tent Staanplek/Kampeerplek

Our Waterhole (Watergat) stand allows for a maximum of 2 tents/trailers tents/rooftop tents on the site not exceeding 10 people on the site. It has shade, a power point, tap for water and a braai area/fire pit. Located next to the fence overlooking the bush and small waterhole.

Wilderness Campsites / Wilderness Kampeer Staanplekke

Our 6 wilderness stands each allows for a maximum 1 self-sufficient trailer/caravan/camper-van on the site not exceeding 4 people per site. the camping sites are situated in the un-fenced wilderness area of the Dinokeng game reserve where the big five roam freely.
All campers must accept full responsibility and liability for them selves in order to use these facilities.
No children under 13 allowed for safety reasons.
Campers are to be self sufficient providing own equipment.
sites ave some shade, no power, no running water and dedicated braai areas to prevent the risk of possible veld fires.
Portable cubicles and porta-potties (toilets), 200 lt fresh water tank can be provided and serviced depending on guests preferences.

All accommodation has the following:

  • Kitchen Tent / Kitchenette / Kitchen area – kettle, fridge, crockery, cutlery, pots & pans, kitchen towels
  • Bedding, linen & bath towels (please bring own swimming towels)
  • Private braai area & fire pit with braai equipment
  • Chairs & seating area
  • Tap with cold water and camp basin

Additional extras:

  • Cast Iron ‘Potjies’
  • Braai equipment
  • Pans
  • Gas equipment
  • Bread ‘potjies’ and small oven

Additional Facilities & Services

  • Coldwater swimming pool
  • Pool table
  • Large Boma
  • Large Lapa with boma (at an additional cost)
  • Wash up area
  • Bathroom facilities / ablution
  • WIFI (at an additional cost)
  • Game Drives (at an additional cost)
  • Pay point for Conservation Fees
  • Pay point for Self-Drive Permits
  • Payment using SnapScan

Basic items available (subject to availability)

  • Wood – braai and fire
  • Fire lighters
  • Bottled water
  • Insect repellent and spray
  • Tea, coffee, sugar & milk
  • Oil, Flour, Mealie Meal, salt
  • Marshmallows

Additional extras available on request:

  • Cast Iron ‘Potjies’
  • Braai equipment
  • Pans
  • Gas equipment
  • Bread ‘potjies’ and small oven
$ ZAR 010 300 5774 Thorn Tree Bush Camp Thorn Tree Bush Camp CC
Thorn Tree Bush Camp, Dinokeng Game Reserve, Hammanskraal, 0400, ZA
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