COST: R2800 – R4150 Per person sharing per night


Buhala Lodge offers luxury accommodation close to the Kruger National Park Malelane Gate and also the exclusive Leopard Creek Country Club.

The lodge is in close proximity to both Mozambique and Swaziland, and also the Crocodile Bridge Gate into the Kruger National Park.

It is an enchanting colonial style thatch roof lodge, situated on the Southern banks of the Crocodile River. The ample outdoor veranda space, provides all guests an opportunity to relax and dine outside while admiring gorgeous views of the Kruger National Park, and all the wild life splendour it has to offer. Members of the Big 5 are frequent visitors to our property along with crocodile, hippo and many antelope species.

The lodge is a family owned and run business which focusses on guest comfort and relaxation paired with all the luxury you would expect. A fully licenced restaurant and bar is situated at the main building. Buhala Lodge is well known for fine cuisine and our exceptional wine list showcasing only the finest South African wines. Meals are served either al fresco on our veranda, or in our gracious dining room and the whole ambience is one of casual elegance.

Our guests have the rare opportunity to play golf at the exclusive Leopard Creek Country Club. The golf course, usually reserved for members only, offers players a wildlife experience while challenging their golfing skills on South Africa’s number one golf course.

Safari’s into the Kruger National Park are arranged and done by our very experienced guide. Early morning walks and even night drives can also be arranged as well as any and all transfers that might be needed. Our open deck bush spa with sweeping views over the Kruger National Park and the Crocodile River, provide a variety of treatments for those who wish to relax after a long day. Breakfast is served from 07:00 – 10:00 daily, lunch is served from 12:00 – 14:00 daily and dinners are served from 19:00 – 20:30 daily. The dinner consists of a three course menu that changes daily.

Additional important information;
  1. Check in time as from 14:00 until 18:00 (unless arranged otherwise with Buhala Lodge)
  2. Office hours from 06:30 until 18:00 daily
  3. Breakfast between 07:00 and 10:00 daily
  4. A la carte lunch menu available from 12:00 to 14:00 daily
  5. Dietary requirements need to be communicated with Buhala Lodge before arrival (special requests such as vegetarianism)
  6. Children over the age of ten years allowed