Kambaku River Sands

  • 4x4 Game drives included
  • All meals included
  • Selected drinks included
  • Game walks
  • WiFi
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Game viewing
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Kambaku River Sands

 Luxury River View Safari in the Timbavati Game Reserve

Kambaku River Sands is a luxury safari lodge located in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve in South Africa. The lodge overlooks the dry riverbed of the Nhlaralumi River and offers guests an authentic African bush experience with luxury accommodations. Witness the incredible wildlife and immerse yourself in the natural beauty on a Timbavati Game Reserve safari.


The lodge at Kambaku River Sands provides luxurious and comfortable accommodations, designed to blend harmoniously with the surrounding environment. You can expect spacious and elegantly furnished rooms or suites, each with private en-suite bathrooms and private decks offering breathtaking views of the bush or the river. The lodge also features various amenities like a swimming pool, a bar, and a restaurant, ensuring that your stay is both relaxing and enjoyable.


Kambaku River Sands offers a range of activities for guests to enjoy, including game drives, bush walks, birdwatching, and stargazing. The reserve is home to the Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo) as well as a variety of other wildlife species, including giraffe, zebra, and various antelope species.

In addition to game viewing activities, the lodge also features a swimming pool, a library, a spa, and a boma (an outdoor dining area around a fire pit) where guests can enjoy traditional South African cuisine under the stars.

Overall, Kambaku River Sands provides a remarkable safari experience, combining luxury, adventure, and a deep appreciation for the African wilderness. Whether you’re a seasoned safari enthusiast or embarking on your first wildlife adventure, Kambaku River Sands is sure to leave you with unforgettable memories of your time in the African bush.

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From R12,305 per person


    • Excellent location in the Timbavati Reserve for Big 5 game viewing
    • On-site gym and spa
    • Top-class amenities & exceptional service

    Luxury Suite

    No. of Rooms: 9


    • Air Conditioning
    • Mini Bar
    • Lounge Area
    • Viewing Deck
    • Tea/Coffee making facility
    • Safe
    • Inside and outside shower
    • Mosquito net

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    Unforgettable Big 5 Game viewing

    • Game drives in open vehicles
    • Bird Watching
    • Bush Walks
    • Spa Treatment
    • Bush Dinner/Lunch
    Getting to the lodge

     Scheduled Flights


    Charter Flights


    Private Transfer