Imbali Safari Lodge is a splendid 5-star luxury lodge that lies nestled in a grove of ancient Jackalberry and Tamboti trees on the banks of the seasonally-dry N’waswitsontso River in the iconic Kruger National Park. It’s one of three luxury lodges in the Mluwati Concession. The safari operators have exclusive access to the 10 000-hectare private concession and unrestricted access to the public roads of Kruger Park. Each air-conditioned deluxe suite is stylishly decorated in neutral colours with enchanting African touches. Large glass doors open onto a private viewing deck with its own plunge pool.Luxurious features include an ensuite bathroom with stone and marble fittings and a Victorian-style bath and walk-in shower and a massive King-size bed with mosquito netting and quality linen.
Due to the Imbali Safari Lodge being located deep into the Kruger National Park, we do recommend rather recommend considering flying into the Hoedspruit airport for this safari package.
We depart from the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport by 07:00am.
It’s a 5-6 hour drive from Johannesburg to Imbali Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park; We take the scenic route through the historic towns of the Panorama Route and to the town of Hoedspruit with scheduled stops for bathroom breaks and leg stretches.
Arrive mid-day in the Mluwati Concession and book into Imbali Safari Lodge. Enjoy a light meal and freshen up before departing late afternoon for a game drive on an open safari vehicle. Sundowners at a special vantage point.
A 3-course dinner under the stars at the outdoor boma at Imbali Safari Lodge (weather dependent).
Included: Sundowner drinks and a 3-course dinner with local wines, beers and soft drinks
Start your day early with hot beverages and rusks before joining your ranger for a 3-hour game drive. You’ll explore Mluwati Concession as well as parts of central Kruger Park. Return for a hearty breakfast; enjoy hours of relaxation on your private deck with its own plunge pool, a light lunch and delicious High Tea before its time to depart for the evening game drive.
Overnight in a luxury suite at Imbali Safari Lodge.
Includes: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Wake up early for tea and coffee and then depart for a sunrise safari tour of the Mluwati Concession. Enjoy a light breakfast back at Imbali Safari Lodge before checking out of your chalet.
You’ll be driven to Hoedspruit mid-morning to catch the shuttle bus back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.
Arrive in Johannesburg between 17h30 and 18h00, depending on traffic.