Public areas are set on the banks of a tranquil Dam encompassed with breath-taking views of the African bushveld, Thornybush Waterside Lodge affords instant relaxation.The lodges 20 comfortably appointed air-conditioned Thatched Suites blend into the natural habitat and are located along pathways surrounded by an abundance of trees and manicured gardens. 

Accommodation caters for a maximum of 40 people collectively. Highly skilled rangers and trackers ensure Big 5 game viewing opportunities during dawn and dusk safaris, whilst bushwalks are for the more adventurous.  Guests are invited to relax and take in the African surrounds after breakfast on the main deck area overlooking the dam, the swimming pool or alternatively retreat to the comfort of your suite.

Room Configuration:

20 Suites:
Each Suite has an en-suite bathroom, indoor shower and patio. 2 Suites share an inter-leading door ideal for families travelling with children.

Room facilities:

  • Air-Conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe in room
  • Separate Bath and Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Lodge facilities:

  • Laundry Services
  • Pool
  • Library and Internet Access throughout the lodge
  • Boma
  • A fully equipped conference facility
  • Curio shop
  • Children's program
  • Baby Sitting (additional cost)

In addition to the 20 guest Suites,Thornybush Waterside Lodge also has 2 Pilot/Guide rooms