Accommodation

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 more luxury and the need for a romantic weekend getaway, we have the Elephant Root Luxury Tent just for you. Privately situated with view over the bush. This Tent Camp accommodates a couple and will be your romantic glamping breakaway for two.

This tent camp has:

  • a queen size bed
  • en-suite bathroom with a bath, shower, basin & toilet
  • inside & outside dining area

Fever Tree Tent / Koorsboom Tent

If you like an intimate family tent camp to stay, we have the Fever Tree Tent for you. The tent accommodates maximum 2 adults and 2 young children, it has a double bed and a bunk stretcher in it and for your convenience it has an en-suite (outdoor open air) bathroom.

This tented camp has:

  • a double bed
  • a bunk stretcher with mattresses
  • en-suite bathroom with a shower, basin & toilet
  • inside and outside dining area

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 will be well suited for you, it accommodates 8 people. It consists out of 2 dome tents, a double tent and a kitchen tent. (An additional dome tent for two, sleeping on 2 deluxe stretchers with mattresses can be set up at an additional cost if your group is slightly bigger).

This tented camp has:

  • deluxe stretchers with mattresses, 2 per tent
  • make use of ablution facilities for bathrooms
  • inside and outside dining area



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

If you are a couple or family with children the Umbrella Thorn Family is what you are looking for – it accommodates 5 people, 2 adults and 3 children (baby to teenager). It is a large Safari Lodge Tent with its own en-suite bathroom (outdoor open air), boma area and kitchen tent.

This tented camp has:

  • a king size bed (can be split into 2 singles)
  • 1 single bunk bed
  • 1 deluxe stretcher with mattress
  • en-suite bathroom with a shower, basin & toilet
  • inside and outside dining area

Black Thorn 4 Man Camp / Swarthaak 4 Man Kamp

If you are 2 couples, or friends or a family of up to 4, the Black Thorn will be your choice, it consists out of 2 covered domes, where the cover serving as a kitchenette area. This tent camp accommodates maximum 4 people.

This tented camp has:

  • 2 dome tents
  • deluxe stretchers with mattresses, 2 per tent
  • make use of ablution facilities for bathrooms
  • inside and outside dining area

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 accommodates a couple. It is a luxury roof top tent (please take note you must 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, amongst Sickle Bushes.

This tented camp has:

  • a double bed
  • make use of ablution facilities for bathrooms
  • under roof dining area

5 Russet Bush Rustic Tents / 5 Kierieklapper Plaasjapie Tente

If you are a couple or 2 friends, the Russet Bush Tents are just for you. The Russet Bush Tents accommodates 2 people per tent and are in the bushy area of the property. Russet Bush number 2 to 5 have 2 single beds in it. Russet Bush Tent 1 has a double bed.

These tented camps have:

  • 2 single size beds in Russet 2-5
  • a double bed in Russet 1
  • make use of ablution facilities for bathrooms
  • under roof dining area

Guarri Bush / Ghwarriebos

If you are 2 couples, or friends or a family of up to 4, the Guarri Bush will be your choice, it consists out of a tent with a tent with a gazebo kitchenette area and a dome tent. This tent camp accommodates maximum 4 people.
This tented camp has:

  • 2 tents
  • deluxe stretchers with mattresses, 2 per tent
  • make use of ablution facilities for bathrooms
  • inside and outside dining area

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

Our Karee family stand allows for a maximum of 3 standard caravans/tents/trailers tents/rooftop tents on the site not exceeding 8 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 3 tents/trailers tents/rooftop tents on the site not exceeding 8 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/campervan 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.
PLEASE NOTE!
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.


Our 1 wilderness campsite stand is kept open for the couple that would like the opportunity to experience proper glamping in the bush, but do not have your own trailer or caravan to do so. You can rent our conqueror Bush Trailer to get the experience.

Situated in the un-fenced wilderness area of the Dinokeng Game Reserve where the big five roam freely.

This bush trailer has:

  • a double ‘bed’
  • en-suite bathroom with a shower, basin & toilet
  • solar panel to run the camping fridge & freezer and to operate lights
  • water tanks
  • outside dining area


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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