Situated in the southern part of the Kruger National Park, Lukimbi Safari Lodge offers views of the bush and the riverbed. It boasts an outdoor pool with waterfall and a boma. The spacious suites at Lukimbi are decorated in warm colors with African-inspired artwork. They offer a covered deck, air-conditioning, mosquito nets, tea-and-coffee making facilities and a minibar. Each suite has a large bath and an indoor and outdoor shower. Lukimbi specialises in fine dining and meals are severed indoors or outdoors. The lodge also has a wine cellar and a bar for cocktails and drinks. Activities include early morning or late afternoon guided game drives or bush walks. For relaxation, spa treatments can be arranged. There is a well equipped fitness centre overlooking a river and a library. Babysitting services are offered. Lukimbi Safari Lodge is 26 km away from the Malelane Gate and 30 km away from Malelane Airport. The Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport can be reached within 1.5 hours by car.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
Number of guests
1 extra-large double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
High score for Hectorspruit
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Julie
    France France
    Tout était parfait ! Le personnel très gentil, nous avons été super bien accueilli Merci à Marcel pour ce jolie Safari
  • Vinoosh
    United States United States
    James and Penny, the skilled trackers, made sure we had the incredible opportunity to witness all of the Big 5 and even more fascinating wildlife. The bush walk they guided us through was not only informative but also filled with captivating...
  • Khusroo
    United States United States
    The staff. The location. The food, The game drive.

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Halal • Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of Lukimbi Safari Lodge
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Airport shuttle
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Free WiFi
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • River view
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Electric kettle
  • Game drives
  • Kids' club
  • Children's playground
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Mosquito net
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Heating
  • Chapel/shrine
  • Fan
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Fitness
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
    Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Lukimbi Safari Lodge takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 13:00 to 15:00


From 09:00 to 10:30



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 8 years are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

8 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 6,000 per child, per night

Prices for extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 8 and older are allowed)


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note: Lukimbi Safari Lodge is approximately 45 minutes from the Malelane Gate. The Kruger National Park has strict opening and closing times, and guests will not be able to enter or leave the park outside of these times.

The property therefore recommends that guests flying in to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport arrive at the airport between 11h00 and 12h00, but no later than 14h30 on the day of arrival.

Flights departing from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport should depart no earlier than 10h00 on the day of departure.

The price includes all meals, tea and coffee and 2 game drives per day.

Please note, if there are children under the age of 8 years old, a private vehicle is required for game drives. This is available at a surcharge.

Please inform Lukimbi Safari Lodge in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Lukimbi Safari Lodge

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Lukimbi Safari Lodge has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Check-in at Lukimbi Safari Lodge is from 13:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Lukimbi Safari Lodge is 4.3 miles from the centre of Hectorspruit. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Lukimbi Safari Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Lukimbi Safari Lodge offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Massage
    • Children's playground
    • Kids' club
    • Facial treatments
    • Swimming Pool
    • Spa facilities
    • Beauty Services
    • Pedicure
    • Game drives
    • Fitness
    • Manicure
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Body treatments

  • Room options at Lukimbi Safari Lodge include:

    • Suite