Award winning Lodge in Hoedspruit

Family operated bed & Breakfast

Bushbaby river lodge

In the heart of the African bushveld and at a short distance from Kruger Park, Blyde River Canyon and many other phenomenal attractions of Greater Kruger, Bushbaby River Lodge is the exclusive destination for travellers who love nature, privacy and comfort.

Our Villa and Cottages

Private Villa

Cheetah Villa

A private villa for exclusive use, set under beautiful trees and overlooking lush vegetation. It accommodates up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, and a kingsize extra length bed. The villa includes a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, and TV/living room. Enjoy a private deck with a splash pool and seating/dining area, perfect for relaxing.

Luxury Cottage

Leopard Cottage

This luxurious room with thatched roof is our stand alone cottage and has the most beautiful view on the garden and the dry riverbed and a veranda with enough privacy. There is an extra length kingsize bed, a mosquito net and airconditioning and an en-suite bathroom, with a freestanding bath, toilet and outside shower.

Deluxe Cottages

Rhino - Elephant - Buffalo - Lion Cottage

These deluxe rooms with thatched roof have a beautiful view on the garden and a veranda with enough privacy. There is an extra length kingsize bed, a mosquito net and airconditioning and an en-suite bathroom, with bath, toilet and outside shower.

Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate

Exclusive Section on the riverbed

Bushbaby River Lodge is a unique lodge and bed and breakfast, situated in the exclusive and most picturesque part of the Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, boasting a dry riverbed: the place to spot the local wildlife. Bushbaby River Lodge is surrounded by beautiful large trees and is the ultimate place to relax, watch the wildlife and enjoy the nature and quiet surroundings.

Our Activities

Spectacular safaris

Game drives and bush walks

We offer several safaris to the world renowned Kruger National Park and private game reserves. Go on a morning, afternoon or evening safari. This is an experience you will never forget! We can help you plan your amazing visit to this park.

Blyde River Canyon

Biggest green canyon

Let us take you to explore the biggest green canyon in the world: The Blyde River Canyon. We offer boat tours and guided walks.

Panorama Route

All the highlights

The Panorama Route is one of the world’s most spectacular routes with breathtaking vistas around every corner, beautiful waterfalls and memories of the gold rush. From the Tree Rondavels, to the magical Lisbon Falls, God’s Window or the fascinating Bourke’s Luck Potholes: this is an unforgettable daytrip that should not be missed.

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Supporting Daktari

R10 per night donated

We are fortunate to live our dream here in this part of the world. And we feel like it is important to give back to those who are less fortunate. That is why we are dedicated to support Daktari.