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Thanda - 10% discount & Kids stay free!, Africa offers

Book by 31st March to enjoy some fantastic savings at Thanda Safari. Steeped in Zulu history, the lodge is located in 14, 000 ha of private reserve in KwaZulu Natal, home to the Big Five!


Early Bird Special

Book before 31st March 2020 for 10% off all bookings at Thanda Tented Camp and Thanda Safari Lodge for 2020 and 2021.


Family Offer

For any families booking before 31st March 2020, up to 2 kids under 16 stay for free when sharing with two full paying adults when travelling in June, July or August 2020. Maximum occupancy for Thanda Safari Lodge is up to 2 kids sharing with 2 adults and 1 child sharing with 2 adults at Thanda Tented Camp.


Combination Offer

Experience the best that Thanda Safari has to offer with our Thanda Combo offer. Book 2 nights each at Safari Lodge and Tented Camp to receive your last night at Tented Camp for FREE.


Honeymoon Offer

Book a 3-night stay at Thanda Safari Lodge or the Jabula Tent and Thanda Tented Camp and receive 50% off the partner rate, plus a number of romantic extras. Guests must travel within 12 months of their wedding and travel with their wedding certificate.


......Plus all guests at Thanda Safari Lodge also receive a free 90 minute photography lesson with the resident Wildlife Photographer, Christian Sperka, where he will guide you through everything from setting up your camera to basic rules of wildlife photography, composition and catching the animals in motion.

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    Thanda Safari

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    Five stars

    Steeped in Zulu history, Thanda Safari is located in 14, 000 ha of private reserve, home to the Big Five and many other fascinating animals. Passionate about linking conservation with local culture., Thanda Safari actively works with local communities and encourages guests to join in with conservation efforts. Expect atmospheric game-drives from rangers whose knowledge and passion for the incredible local wildlife will add a very special dimension to your safari experience. It's not just about the game-viewing and fascinating local culture though. With warm, discreet and understated service, your every need will be anticipated by the friendly lodge staff. There are three accommodation options to choose from - each with its own personality and appeal. Thanda Safari Lodge offers Zulu-styled villas with incredible balconies featuring an outside shower and private plunge pool. If your safari aspirations include Big Five game-viewing from your private deck pool, it definitely fits the bill. Villa iZulu is perfect for sole-use for larger families or groups, and Thanda Tented Camp satisfies the cravings of any wannabee explorer looking for that under-canvas safari experience.

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