Enjoy a drink or two at the bar after a long day of game viewing. Photo courtesy of Joost Rooijmans

Thornybush is an 11 000ha wildlife reserve and eco-tourism mecca offering a number of world-class sophisticated lodges. The reserve is home to 147 mammal species including the Big Five. With much of the bush comprising open savannah, superb game-viewing is guaranteed!

Top attractions

  • The Thornybush Collection consists of nine lodges and includes a self-catering option for the more cost-conscious

Did you know?

  • First fenced in 1955 and first lodge built and operated in 1961

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