We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-10-01 2017-10-02
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kapama River Lodge

    R40 | Kruger Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
    Lowest price we found
    US$1,398
    View Deal
    Traveller (2428)
    Room & Suite (203)
    Storyboard
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    404 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Arathusa Safari Lodge
    837 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Sabi Sand Game Reserve
     
    Skukuza Rest Camp
    1,097 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Kruger National Park
     
    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    264 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
    Overview
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa suite” (33 reviews)
    “game drives” (205 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Kapama River Lodge
    Special Deal: BOOK DIRECT, CLICK HERE
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    404 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Arathusa Safari Lodge
    837 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Sabi Sand Game Reserve
     
    Skukuza Rest Camp
    1,097 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Kruger National Park
     
    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    264 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
    Rooms
    Oct 1Oct 2
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from US$1,398.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kapama Private Game Reserve hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "55e66f5cc3f847c498fa0c15decb261e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":471875,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[63281227],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":1398,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"55e66f5cc3f847c498fa0c15decb261e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":1398,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":1398,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Kapama River Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjU1ZTY2ZjVjYzNmODQ3YzQ5OGZhMGMxNWRlY2IyNjFlIiwiQUlLIjoiYWI3NjM1NTAxZGI1NGViOTkzNTk2MjViNWIwNTUyMjcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$1,398", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"63281227":"IB_NightsBridge_1FukzRb"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (1,751)
    There are newer reviews for Kapama River Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    21 - 25 of 843 reviews

    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed two nights at Kapama lodge with our two teenage sons. It is a beautiful resort with excellent rooms and facilities and very personal hospitality from arrival till departure. We truely enjoyed the safari experience with our ranger Harry and tracker Milton. They did...More

    Thank Els T
    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    This was my third trip to Kapama and it was great to be back again. Kapama is always consistent in service and delivery… it never disappoints. I am looking forward to my next visit. I highly recommended it.

    Thank cpaulfell
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    We really enjoyed our 3-day stay at Kapama River Lodge. It all started already right at our arrival. Very friendly staff explaining the next couple of days, a staff joining us to our room and luggage carried to room. The early and late safari's were...More

    Thank Patrick S
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    My husband, 15 year old granddaughter & I all agreed that the three days spent at Kapama were the highlight of our 15-day African tour. The lodge & grounds are beautiful, with many animals roaming about freely. The food was excellent, plentiful & beautifully presented....More

    Thank SChan
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    Had an awesome time at Kapama River Lodge. We loved the game drives. Just wish that more meals would have been served in the boma at night time. We had the best tracker, game driver and waiter assigned to us. I just think all beverages...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    1  Thank 50anneliek
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    404 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
     
    Arathusa Safari Lodge
    837 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Sabi Sand Game Reserve
     
    Skukuza Rest Camp
    1,097 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Kruger National Park
     
    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    264 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Balule Nature Reserve
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$604 - US$1,598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 64
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotels.com and Booking.com so you can book your Kapama River Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Kapama Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Kapama River Hotel Kapama Private Game Reserve ,
    • Kapama River Lodge South Africa/Kapama Private Game Reserve
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (2428)
    Room & Suite (203)
    Pool & Beach (97)
    Dining (93)
    Hotel & Grounds (1904)
    Bathroom (76)
    Family and Play Areas (72)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Kurhula Wildlife Lodge
    264 reviews
    30.61 km away
     
    Arathusa Safari Lodge
    837 reviews
    59.65 km away
     
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    404 reviews
    4.93 km away
     
    Skukuza Rest Camp
    1,097 reviews
    84.99 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Hat & Creek - Hoedspruit
    427 reviews
    11.28 km away
    Potluck Boskombuis
    325 reviews
    37.59 km away
    Austrian Coffee Estate
    7 reviews
    47.21 km away
    Cala la Pasta Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria
    290 reviews
    11.36 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Camp Jabulani Elephant Experience
    75 reviews
    7.89 km away
    Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre
    817 reviews
    15.88 km away
    Blyderivierspoort Hiking Trail
    30 reviews
    27.51 km away
    Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
    745 reviews
    9.17 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    khushbu d
    13 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from Jefferson Pires K | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for my late reply! Just saw it. I saw few kids there, can't say whether you can take a four year old kid to the drive but would be nice if you ask the Hotel themselves.
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    Rsolanet
    8 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from traveller22015 | Reviewed this property |
    You are in the bush and that is your toilet. Should you have to answer the call of nature, speak to your guide and he/she will find you a spot (very private) and keep a respectful distance whilst they look out for your... More
    1
    Vote
    Rsolanet
    2 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from fullyladen | Reviewed this property |
    Generally they go individually When a particular good find is found they do radio to all of the other vehicles but only allow 2 vehicles maximum at each view Each vehicle carries 9 people
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Get a room on the third floor for the best views over the bush. I saw giraffes, impalas, and kudus grazing..."
    Read review
    "Do not miss the morning and evening game drives."
    Read review
    "We enjoyed a ground floor room, which meant when the animals visited they were right at the balcony."
    Read review
    "Spa rooms are great"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing