Normann Safari Bush Lodge is located 6.2 mi away from the Phalaborwa Gate into Kruger National Park. The hotel offers an outdoor pool and garden. Rooms at Normann Safari Bush Lodge are equipped air-conditioned, and come with mosquito nets and a small fridge. Some rooms are located in the main farm house and others in the thatched chalets. The property also offers a self-catering holiday home with private pool. There is a boma with bar area and WiFi is available at the reception area. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including hiking, golfing and game drives. The property offers free parking. The Hans Merensky Golf Club can be reached within 15 minutes by car.

Normann Safari Bush Lodge has been welcoming guests since May 19, 2014

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 futon bed
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


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  • Tim
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location is excellent, being so close to the Kruger Park. Around the property is bushveld teaming with birds. It's very peaceful there.
  • Rob
    The lodge is a few km's from town so it's very quiet and peacefull, the breakfast was great, too much really !
  • Malehlohonolo
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    The lodge is secluded,perfect for when one needs to be away from the city. All rooms have pool and garden view with bord sounds throughout the day,the tranquility is top notch. The rooms are big with large showers that always have hot water. There...
  • Neil
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    The service from Anneline was exceptional. As a bush getaway, it was great, just a pity that I was only there for an overnight stop off.
  • Elisabeth
    Perfect Breakfast, very nice people, so quiet place!
  • Emmanuell
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    The general enviroment The kids loved the swimming pool The staff is so friendly and helpful
  • A
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    Very beautiful views and very well kept place. Comfortable and tidy room with a lovely swimming pool.
  • Michael
    Accommodatie is heel rustig gelegen, aan een onverharde weg te bereiken vanuit Phalaborwa. Eigenaresse is zeer vriendelijk, ook het personeel is heel gastvrij en behulpzaam. Heerlijk uitgebreid ontbijt verzorgt door een hele lieve dame. Heel goed...
  • Alain
    Chambre agréable, piscine personnels accueillants. Grande chambre ,possibilité de dîner,petit déjeuner copieux.
  • Elena_kulikova
    Большая территория, бассейн, очень просторные номера, хороший завтрак. Всё очень приятно, красиво, достаточно близко к воротам парка

Property questions and answers
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  • Can I please have your contact details?

    Unfortunately it's not possible to share contact details.
    Answered on 27 April 2021
  • how many rooms does the holiday home have?

    Holiday home is called Zebra counts 3 rooms in a villa and a chalet ensuite. Accommodation in Zebra is for those guests, who prefers self-catering.
    Answered on 11 December 2020
  • why are the linens not white?

    As an establishment in the bush we find it much more suitable. Than having white linens, as if we would try to match a fancy 5-star boutique hotel, wh..
    Answered on 12 August 2022
  • Can I park I park a caravan on site?

    Yes, our parking area is quite big, and we have had many guests with caravans before.
    Answered on 11 August 2022
  • Hi, Do you have WiFi?

    yes, we offer free WiFi to our guests.
    Answered on 21 September 2021
  • Hi. Is beakfast included in the price? If so, is it a buffet?

    Hi. Sorry for delay in replying. If you book your stay in the vacation house called Zebra, the price is on self-catering basis, so no breakfast inclu..
    Answered on 5 July 2023
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Cuisine

Amenities of Normann Safari Bush Lodge

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hiking
  • Darts
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Mosquito net
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

House rules

Normann Safari Bush Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 17 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request
ZAR 200 per child, per night
2 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 322 per child, per night
12 - 16 years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 460 per child, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash Normann Safari Bush Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

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

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Dear visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

FAQs about Normann Safari Bush Lodge

  • Normann Safari Bush Lodge is 3.7 miles from the center of Phalaborwa. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Normann Safari Bush Lodge is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Normann Safari Bush Lodge can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • Room options at Normann Safari Bush Lodge include:

    • Twin
    • Chalet
    • Vacation Home

  • The prices at Normann Safari Bush Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

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

    • Hiking
    • Darts
    • Swimming pool

  • Normann Safari Bush Lodge has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

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