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Pestana Kruger Lodge

3 Safaris at Kruger National Park

Enjoy this offer with stay and safari included!



Pestana Kruger Lodge

3 Safaris at Kruger National Park

Enjoy this offer with stay and safari included!



Pestana Kruger Lodge

3 Safaris at Kruger National Park

Enjoy this offer with stay and safari included!



Pestana Kruger Lodge

3 Safaris at Kruger National Park

Enjoy this offer with stay and safari included!



Pestana Kruger Lodge

3 Safaris at Kruger National Park

Enjoy this offer with stay and safari included!

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Pestana Kruger Lodge ✭✭✭✭

Kruger Park, South Africa

Internet Wi-Fi / Broad band
Meeting and conference rooms
Transfer service

Pestana Kruger Lodge

Pestana Kruger Lodge is one of the exclusive hotels in the Kruger National Park, located right before the Malelane Gate.

Pestana Kruger Lodge is one of the most exclusive hotels the Kruger National Park, located at only 150 meters from Malelane Gate, one of the most important access points to the Park. It is just one hour drive distance from Swaziland and two hours driving distance from Maputo (Mozambique), making this hotel in Kruger the perfect place to visit three countries in a single day!
In addition the cosmopolitan city of Neslpruit is just 45 minutes away by car and offers a great variety of stores.
Located in Nkomazi Tourist, at Wild Frontier, in Mpumalanga, Pestana Kruger Lodge is surrounded by marvelous gardens and offers a fantastic view of the Crocodile River, where hippos and several wildlife species can be seen.
The Kruger National Park, has about 2.000 km of road and 6 rivers that cross the park’s savanna, sheltering a never ending number of animals of different species.

Here the tourists have an ideal opportunity to see the "Big Five" of Africa - Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Buffalo and Rhino.
Guests at Pestana Kruger Lodge enjoy many special facilities that include among other options, two outdoor pools, and a Spa that offers a range of exhilarating body treatments.
Pestana Kruger Lodge has a total of 74 rooms with views over the river and gardens, decorated with African motifs. They all have balconies, allowing the guests to admire the wildlife that passes by. Each room is equipped with air conditioning and satellite TV.
You have the Buhlebethu restaurant located within the Lodge and with a fantastic view of the Crocodile River. It offers an ""A La Carte"" menu of contemporary South African cuisine.
The Pestana Kruger Lodge is available to help organize a wide variety of tours according to your schedule and interest.



Ranked #1 OF 2 HOTELS

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R570 Riverside Road, Malelane, Mpumalanga

+27 (0) 11 462 1714 Reserv. MA +(258) 21305000 SA +(27) 81 886 9059

+(27) 137900280

Lat:   S25 27 36     Long:   E31 32 16



Pestana Group was named in the official European Hotel Management Magazine as the only Portuguese hotel group in the "European Top 50" survey ranking organized by the Hotel Management International (HMI).


Pestana Kruger Lodge offers 74 rooms overlooking the river or the gardens.

The comfortable rooms have an earthy décor with an African touch and provide a relaxing environment close to nature.


  • › Air conditioning
  • › Bathroom
  • › Safe
  • › Fridge (mini-bar upon request)
  • › Hairdryer
  • › Laundry service charged
  • › Phone
  • › Satellite TV
  • › Balcony
  • › 220V voltage

Standard Room

32 standard rooms with garden view and capacity for two people. The rooms are equipped with twin beds and shower bathroom. Pestana Kruger offers standard connecting rooms which are ideal for families.

Family Room

30 family rooms placed in individual chalets that can accommodate up to 3 adults or 2 adults + 2 children (under 11 years) with king bed and sofa bed. The room includes a bathroom with bathtub and a beautiful view over the Pestana Kruger gardens.

Luxury Room

10 deluxe rooms positioned in a unique and exclusive building that's able to accommodate 2 people. The rooms are equipped with king bed, bath and shower. The proximity to the river is a fantastic opportunity to watch the animals closely across the room.


2 suites (Hippo and Rhino) placed in individual chalets equipped with 2 double bedrooms with king bed (one with shower and one with bath) and a lounge with a sofa bed. The suites can accommodate up to 5 adults or 4 adults + 2 children (under 11 years). The Rhino suite also features a private pool.

Pestana Priority Guest

Book at and earn points on your Pestana Priority Guest card. Discover the advantages: Earn free nights and much more!

Planet Guest

​Pestana Sustainability Program, under the motto “We are all Planet Guests ”, is an aggregated concept that communicates the position of Pestana.


Pestana Kruger Lodge offers several areas where you can enjoy local gastronomy and much more!

Buhlebethu Restaurant

This is the restaurant located in the Lodge and has a view of the Crocodile River. Offers ""À La Carte"" service with contemporary South African cuisine.
Maximum capacity up to 80 persons.
Breakfast from 7h00 to 10h30
Light Lunch from 11h00 to 17h00
Dinner from 19h00 to 22h00
Breakfast packs are available on request for those setting off early in the day.

Eshonalanga Bar

Located on the hotel main building is open daily from 10h00 to 24h00. Drink an exotic cocktail while watching the sunset, in the bar or view deck while the wild animals come to drink at the Crocodile River.


This is an outdoor experience you cannot miss!! The “Boma” is an African tradition that offers a typical dinner in an outdoor setting, served around the campfire.
These meals must be requested in advance and can be ordered for a minimum of 20 people up to a maximum of 150.

Room Service

This operates from 07:00 - 22:00, light cold sandwiches and salads are available.



The activities relate to experiences that customers can enjoy the surroundings and outside the hotel (reservation at reception).

    • City services & attractions
    • Bush walks
    • Casino (at 75 km from the hotel)
    • Shopping
    • Golf (near the hotel)
    • Programs of interaction with the elephants
    • Safari
    • Safari game drives with open vehicles
    • Squash
    • Tennis (near the hotel)
    • Visits to animal life centers
    • Visit the caves


The services are mostly provided by the hotel (for a fee where indicated). External to the Hotel services are indicated.

    • Internet Wi-Fi / Broad band
    • Rent-a-car
    • Bar
    • Business Center
    • DSTV
    • Audiovisual equipment
    • Heliport
    • Jacuzzi
    • Gardens and outdoor areas
    • Traditional games
    • Laundry
    • Parking
    • Outdoor Swimming pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room-service
    • Meeting and conference rooms
    • Sauna
    • Transfer service
    • Spa

Meetings & Events

Pestana Kruger Lodge offers the perfect setting to accommodate conferences, weddings or any other special occasion.

See room maps

Room area and number of people per Hotel room display.

Impala A 113 150 120 N/D 30 150 120
Kudu 72 60 30 14 24 60 60

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