Ezulwini River Lodge

GPS S 24° 09' 30.9 E 30° 56' 31.7


Ezulwini River Lodge lies low on the banks of the Olifants River with a timber viewing deck under sweeping fig and mahogany trees. This luxury Kruger safari lodge is situated in the heart of the Big 5 Olifants West Nature Reserve.

Accommodation at River Lodge is stylish and boasts interiors inspired by the natural elements of the surrounding bushveld. There are four Ultra Luxury suites, four luxury chalets, one Honeymoon suite and a Family suite.

All rooms have tea and coffee facilities, while the ultra luxury suites also have mini bars. Luxury chalets have wooden decking and balconies with views of the wilderness beyond. Additionally, the four ultra luxury suites have large wooden decks, plunge pools, and views of the river.

The Honeymoon and Family suite boast interiors that are chic and spacious with lounge, coffee table, and ensuite with bath, and indoor and outdoor shower. They also have private plunge pools.

River Lodge has a swimming pool in the main lodge area and serves delectable homemade meals under the stars in the glowing presence of lanterns and a dancing fireplace. River Lodge is centred around a superb outdoor guest area complete with a pool, shaded bar, outdoor lounge, and an indoor dining area.

A wooden walkway leads down to a viewing deck built around a tree and draped in leafy tree branches, all overlooking the riverbed and the Olifants River. A viewing tower at River Lodge offers a superb view over the reserve and a waterhole.

The safari experience at Ezulwini is centred on twice daily game drives in the lush Olifants West Nature Reserve. Boasting the ‘Big 7’, which is the Big 5 plus hippo and crocodile, and an abundance of birdlife and general game.

Ezulwini River Lodge is ideal for your Olifants West Nature Reserve safari.

A recent TripAdvisor guest commented, “Our experience at Ezulwini was exceptional. The staff are extremely accommodating and professional. Our guides went out of their way to ensure we had an amazing safari adventure. We saw all of the big 5 within 24 hours…truly epic.”

2024 Rates
1 January 2024 - 31 December 2024
From: From: R11 500.00 / per person per night
2025 Rates
1 January 2025 - 31 December 2025
From: From: R12 420.00 / per person per night
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