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Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve, South Africa

Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve is a privately owned reserve situated in northern of KwaZulu Natal an hour away from the Indian Ocean where the climate is tropical throughout the year. Average daily temperatures are between 20-30 degrees Centigrade.

Wildlife of Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve

Thanda Private Reserve is 14,000 hectares of bushland offering the opportunity to encounter an abundance of wildlife including lion, buffalo, leopard, rhino and elephant as well as over 400 bird species and it is an award-winning safari destination.

Zulu culture

Thanda, meaning 'love' in Zulu, unites romantic decadence and exclusivity with Zulu culture and wildlife in five-star facilities. Be transfixed in awe as you witness a hundred-year-old ritual performed by Zulu warriors, offering you a glimpse of a powerful nation that still retains its deep traditions.

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    Accommodation choices for Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve

    We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.

    • Bathroom, Thanda Main Lodge, Thanda Private Reserve

      Thanda Main Lodge

      Medium

      Thanda, meaning ‘love’ in Zulu, is a 14,000 hectare Big Five private game reserve dotted with beautiful, vibrant yellow fever trees. The nine en-suite bush villas are huge and luxurious with a lounge area, fireplace, minibar, tea/coffee facilities and air conditioning.

    • Thanda Tented Camp, Thanda Private Reserve

      Thanda Tented Camp

      Medium

      Thanda, meaning Zulu for 'love', is a 14,000 hectare Big Five private game reserve dotted with beautiful yellow fever trees. At Thanda you can enjoy a variety of activities including game drives, star gazing, and bush walks.