A luxurious safari camp nestled on the Manyeleti riverbed in Greater Kruger

Settled in the incredible Sabi Sands Game Reserve, which shares an unfenced border with the world-famous Kruger National Park, is the exclusive Elephant Plains Game Camp. The lodge is located on the dry Manyeleti riverbed with exquisite vistas of an open section of bushveld and a waterhole that is frequented by various wildlife. A testament to luxury safaris, this lodge boasts Big 5 sightings, game drives, bush walks, beautiful suites and a careful consideration of the wild place in which they sit. The lodge has comprehensive wildlife conservation and land management programs, as well as attentive socio-economic schemes aimed at uplifting local communities.

Stay Location

Facilities

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Sustainability Rating
Environmental Impact
4
Economic Impact
3.9
Socio-cultural Impact
5

Best time to go to Kruger Central

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Like the rest of the park, Kruger Central enjoys rainy summers and dry winters. During the summer months (November to February), the area is lush with greenery and a spoil of baby animals, which makes it a fantastic time of year for a photographic safari. The winter months (May to August) allow for easily spotting animals, due to vegetation thinning out and water sources being scarce.

Rooms

Honeymoon Suite - Levies Excl

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The Manyeleti Honeymoon Suite is the perfect place to spend a romantic getaway. This spacious, glass-fronted suite opens up on to a private veranda with a plunge pool with views of the dry riverbed. The suite also includes its own private sala, the perfect spot for siestas. The spacious room includes a fitted double bed, his and hers sinks, and a luxurious en-suite bathroom.

Rondavels (Double) - Levies Excl

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The Rondavels are situated in a beautiful landscaped garden and are a part of the original family holiday camp. Guests can enjoy their own sundeck and spacious room that features a fitted double bed, sitting area and luxurious en-suite bathroom.

Luxury Rooms (Double) - Levies Excl

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The Luxury Suites incorporate an open plan design that flows through the interiors, out of the large glass doors and on to a private viewing deck with gorgeous vistas of an open piece of bushveld and the dry riverbed. Each room offers a fitted double bed, lounge and full en-suite bathroom.

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