Nkomazi Game Reserve ~ Mpumalanga


Nkomazi Game Reserve is a destination of outstanding scenic beauty.

Nkomazi is an ecological Aladdin’s cave of natural treasures, from its towering ancient mountains to its broad river valleys and impressive grasslands containing countless animals and rare flora such as the Barberton Daisy. This area is often referred to as the holy grail of geology with some of the oldest rock formations on the planet.

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Nkomazi Game Reserve with its unique ecosystem and pristine beauty is a bucket list destination, with its rolling hills covered in plains game, to the mighty Komati River cutting its way trough this majestic savannah segmented, with lush green valleys, huge open plains and scattered granite out crops. This is out of Africa true Timeless Natural wonders.


Guests can enjoy game drives, twice a day, and experience the sun rise over the North Eastern boundaries of the reserve during a game drive or take in the spectacular views from lookout points among the rocky granite sentinels of the highlands of the reserve.

Enjoy 15 km of river frontage and rock pools, while rolling grasslands support large herds of free-roaming wildlife, making Nkomazi a game-viewing haven. Game rangers provide insightful and valuable information about wildlife, fauna and flora.

Other activities include guided walks, bird watching, fly-fishing, guided mountain biking, star gazing under the magnificent African sky and various treatments at the Relaxation Retreat.

In between game drives, read a book, enjoy relaxation treatments, sunbathe or swim and of course indulge in wholesome African Lodge cuisine. All meals are included in the rates and served in the dining tent or in the boma, depending on the weather conditions.


Stretching over 15, 000 hectares, Nkomazi is a place where guests can experience tranquillity, witness the free-roaming wildlife and admire the landscapes of scenic beauty under the African sky. The reserve represents a kaleidoscope of Africa’s habitats in its ability to support both high and lowveld game species on the high-lying grassland and the low-lying bushveld areas therefore supporting an ecological balance.

Nkomazi boasts 10 luxury tents at Komati Tented Lodge: nine King bedded Noble Tents and one Royal Tent with private lounge tent. These tents are specially positioned to blend into the landscape and linked by walkways and paths through the bush. All tents are furnished with luxury campaign style furniture, creating a traditional “Out of Africa” feel with all the added comforts and luxuries of 5-star accommodation.

Tent Features: Comfort cooling/heating & ceiling fan, international dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, en-suite bathroom, with indoor shower, outdoor bath, private minibar, electronic safe, hairdryer, fitted international adaptors and private expansive teak sun decks with private plunge pool. All 10 tents can sleep a maximum of 2 adults per tent.

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