Lukimbi Safari Lodge

South Africa

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Lukimbi Safari Lodge is situated in the game rich southern section of the world-renowned Kruger National Park. The nearest entry gate is Malelane Gate. Lukimbi is 5 hours drive from Johannesburg and one hour and 30 minutes from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA).

Raised walkways lead to 16 luxurious suites with stunning river views. The ultra-luxurious Giant Eagle Owl Suite and King Cheetah Suite also have a private pool, dining room and second bathroom. Each suite has air-conditioning, fans, a safe, minibar and tea/coffee making facilities.

There is a variety of activities to keep guests entertained, including the following: Two Safari activities per day, early morning and evening, mid-morning bush walks, Open 4X4 vehicle game viewing, game viewing on foot, birding, wine tasting, Swazi theme evenings. We have great activities for children as well.

Lukimbi offers a full range of spa treatments. Our Bush Buff massage using indigenous blended African aromatic oils is a Lukimbi speciality.

Lukimbi offers a small and intimate chapel which provides an ideal setting for a bush wedding. Alternatively, couples could choose to get married under the Jackalberry Tree. All formal procedures are taken care of by Lukimbi staff.

Our fully equipped conference centre boasts full audiovisual equipment, big screen and full conference packs. Any special equipment required can be arranged, if not already on site. There are also four breakaway rooms. There is seating for up to 32 people and the seating configuration can easily be adapted to suit


Lukimbi Safari Lodge is situated in The Kruger National Park, in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa. The nearest entry gate is Malalane Gate.


It takes approximately 5 hours to travel by road from Johannesburg to Lukimbi Safari Lodge. There are daily flights from Johannesburg International Airport (OR Thambo) and Cape Town International to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA). The Johannesburg flights take 45 minutes and Cape Town flights take 2 hours. The transfer between KMIA and Lukimbi takes approximately one and a half hours and is in an air-conditioned vehicle. Charter flights to Malelane airport can booked through our reservations office.