• Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
• Shindzela Tented Camp Package
• Rate is inclusive of accommodation, three meals per day, tea, coffee, water from the dispensing machine, 2 safari activities per day (morning and afternoon game drives), morning optional walking trail instead of a morning game drive, emergency medical assistance and evacuation, VAT, unlimited WIFI and room turn down.
• Discover the world-famous Kruger National Park - South Africa's largest game reserve and one of the finest wildlife sanctuaries on the planet
• Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
• Transfers are available as add-on during the purchase process.
Established in 2009 as a mere walking trails camp, consisting out of small bow tents, Shindzela has grown into the wonderful tented product that is before you. Situated within the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve in the Greater Kruger National Park in South Africa, Shindzela offers guests an authentic African wildlife experience.
The eco-friendly (solar-powered) and unfenced, a place where one can feel part of the bush. We are passionate about conservation and our staff strive to make guests feel right at home. Our aim is to provide an enjoyable and fulfilling experience in an exceptional wilderness area.
• Affordable wildlife safaris
• Game drives in open 4x4 vehicles/safari walks.
• Professional, knowledgeable and fully qualified guides.
We know how important our planet is, therefore we are proud to say that we are very much an Eco-Friendly camp, making use of solar power and gas energy!
This means, that you won’t find a power outlet in your tent, rather a charging station in the main area, where you can recharge your batteries for that perfect picture! ”
Our safari-style tents are situated under thatch (grass-roof structures) and can be made up in either twin or double-bedded accommodation. Enjoy your morning coffee on your wooden deck or freshen up in your semi-open en-suite bathroom (shower, WC and handbasin). The camp can accommodate a maximum of 16 guests in total in 8 safari tents where you will be treated to our warm South African hospitality in a relaxed atmosphere to enjoy and soak up the true African wilderness.
Provided in each en-suite safari tent: linen, towels, African scented amenities such at Conditioning Shampoo, body wash and lotion and insect repellant. During the hot summer months you can make use of the corner standing fan to keep you comfortable. During the cold winter months we have additional blankets as well as hot water bottles in each tent to keep you warm. Each tent does not have a power charging point, however we do have a charging station in the main area. In each tent you will find an information folder containing all the emergency and general information pertaining to your stay at Shindzela.
Enjoy dinner under the African stars in our boma-style set-up (weather permitting). Plated African dishes are served with delicious vegetables, meats and salads of your selection. Freshly-baked breads are provided on each table together with our hearty soups served as starter. Enjoying your supper with your guide and hostess is African outdoor dining at its best.
Guests can take a dip in or sit around the pool reading and enjoying their drinks with a spectacular view of the waterhole..
All drinks are excluded in your accommodation rate, you can just ask any of the Shindzela staff members to assist you with ordering a drink and we then add this to your tent number, which you can settle upon departure with either cash or credit card (VISA /MASTERCARD), if you opt to settle your account with your credit card, there will be a small transaction fee added to your final bill. We know how important our planet is, therefore we are proud to say that we are very much an Eco-Friendly camp, making use of solar power and gas energy! This means, that you won’t find a power outlet in your tent, rather a charging station in the main area, where you can recharge your batteries for that perfect picture!
Shindzela’s layout encompasses of an open-plan lounge, dining room (breakfast and lunch served here) bar area overlooking a dry river bed and a small watering hole where animals flock for a drink of water during the hot summer days. We also have a small swimming pool where you can enjoy your book or just stare out into the bush. Open-air boma where we serve dinner (weather permitting)
Included in your stay at Shindzela 3 meals per day, breakfast, lunch and dinner. For breakfast you will be handed a slip during pre-dinner drinks the night before, to select tasty dishes for your hot breakfast served plated style. Fruit, yoghurt, cereals and juice will be provided in the dining area. Lunch time will either be a traditional bobotie served with freshly baked bread and salads or hand made South African style pies to name a few. After lunch you can then make your preferred selection of various meat & vegetable dishes that you would enjoy for dinner.
Shindzela makes use of 2open, spacious land cruisersfor game drives which seats up to 10 guests comfortably. All safaris are conducted by a professional guide. Walking trails of about 2-2,5 hours are scheduled for mornings only instead of a game drive (weather permitting) please chat to your guide should you wish to partake. Guests between the ages of 16 and 60 are allowed on the these walks. Guests older than 60 years must present a medical certificate confirming that he/she is physically capable of participating in such walks. All participants in safari walks must understand English fully. Should visitors fail to comply with the above, then Shindzela has the right to refuse the clients for this activity
Excluded in your rate:
All drinks, curio shop purchases, transport to/from camp, gratuities, all items of personal nature, all drinks, Timbavati Reserve vehicle entry fee, Timbavati Conservation Levy, community donations and Travel Insurance.
Timbavati Reserve Fees: (subject to change without notice)
R 250.00 per person per night Conservation Levy – applicable to Shindzela Tented Camp only
R 210 per vehicle entry fee only payable at the gate
• No children under the ages of 10yrs at Shindzela
• Shindzela allows children 10 years and older. They are welcome to participate in all game drives, but not on the walking trails. There is one safari tent that can be converted to accommodate 3 persons - please double check with reservations if this is available at the time of booking. We welcome children of all ages at Shindzela when the whole camp is booked - please enquire with reservations for a special rate
Policy & Terms4 Night Special Shindzela Tented Camp Package, South Africa. No children under the ages of 10yrs at Shindzela. Cancellation Policy 30% deposit upon confirmation of booking. Balance due 30 days prior to travel. Cancelled more than 31 days prior to arrival, loss of deposit. Cancelled between 30 – 20 days prior to arrival, loss of 60%. Cancelled 19 days or less prior to arrival, loss of full fare. Rooms are subject to availability. Organized by: Shindzela Tented Camp
Tour Length: : 5 | : 4