Situated in the Kapama Private Game Reserve Jabulani offers game drives in excellent Big 5 territory. With only 6 suites and a maximum of 12 guests Camp Jabulani offers a luxurious experience with a difference.
Camp Jabulani’s six suites are secluded hideouts with rich wood, heavy stone and pure cotton. Canvas walls roll up to open the suite to the surrounding wilderness. Heavy stone bath tubs, outdoor showers with glass walls and a private plunge pool create a romantic atmosphere and on cold nights a cosy fire crackles in the lounge.
The amenities of each suite include:
- Pure cotton sheets
- Outdoor shower
- Lounge area with fire place
- Private plunge pool
- Mini bar
- Electric blankets
The most recent addition to Camp Jabulani is ideal for guests who enjoy absolute exclusivity or families and friend who wish to share a unique experience. Zindoga has two individual suites that are places around a lounge and dining area. The vast wooden deck has a heated plunge pool and look out onto the bushveld. The villa is completely self-sustained with exclusive features including:
- Private chef and butler
- Game ranger and private vehicle
- Wireless internet
- En-suite bathrooms in each suite
- Twin room for children
Camp Jabulani offers some of the most unique and memorable activities in the area. When guests arrive at camp there is no existing schedule or timeframe. The days at Jabulani are planned around the guests’ wishes and needs. A wide variety of activities has guests spoilt for choice. In the beginning of the stay the management team consults with guests to tailor their ideal safari.
Camp Jabulani is located in a prime game viewing territory only 40 km from the Kruger National Park. Jabulani’s rangers have a passion to show you the Big 5 and all the smaller creatures that inhabit this beautiful environment. Jabulani has no fixed schedule so you can depart on a game drive at any time of the day or even try to spot nocturnal animals on a night drive.
Visit the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
The histories of Jabulani’s elephant herd and the HESC (Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre) are intertwined and guests have the unique opportunity to take a 30 minute drive through the reserve to the research and breeding facilities. Here you can witness daily conservation work, see the feeding of African vultures and have a photo taken with a young cheetah.
Hot Air Ballooning
The view from a hot air balloon is beautiful. Depart at sunrise and experience the complete calm as the wind carries you over the bushveld and you try to spot the game below. The stillness of the balloon provides excellent photographic opportunities and there is a good chance of spotting various antelope as well as rhino, buffalo, elephant and even lion.
Jabulani’s head chefs don’t just serve meals; they create true feasts. Paired with the best South African wines the cuisine at Jabulani will tickle your taste buds and caress your palate. Fresh ingredients and a fusion of flavours lead to true masterpieces savoured in the picturesque environment of the South African bushveld.
The Therapy Lapa offers a wide range of treatments from massages to skin therapy and various relaxation techniques. Nestled into the dense vegetation of the reserve this health spa is ideal for those in need of relaxation and pampering.
The facilities at Camp Jabulani include:
- Wooden deck overlooking a dry riverbed
- Lounge area with wireless internet
- Dining room
- Therapy Lapa / bush spa
- Curio shop
Jabulani can be reached via road form Johannesburg or Nelspruit. Flights from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg depart regularly to Hoedspruit/Eastgate Airport.