Set in the Sabi Sand Reserve in the Greater Kruger National Park conservancy, this high-end game lodge is 40 km from Skukuza Airport.

Airy suites with canvas walls feature colonial accents, handmade furniture and 4-poster beds with mosquito nets, plus minibars, free-standing baths and covered patios. Some add private plunge pools. An upgraded, thatched-roof suite has a kitchen, 2 bedrooms, and a living room with a fireplace and a TV.

Amenities include a rustic bar, a wine cellar and an open-air dining area, as well as a library lounge and an outdoor pool. Safaris, bush walks and game drives are offered. Kids age 8 and over are welcome.