Glory Mnisi

Glory Mnisi – This beautiful, vibrant woman has been a part of the Simbambili team for 20 years. Today Glory is one of our most loved butlers, with a smile that lights up the room and the voice of an angel.

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The Rules of a Game Drive

There is nothing better than exploring the bush on a private game drive. But knowing the rules of being a passenger can make your experience that much more enjoyable. Learn the rules of a game drive and start planning your safari experience today!

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Thai Fish Cakes With Chili Mayo and Mango Salsa

Patience, Head Chef at Saseka Tented Camp, has shared her recipe of a much loved menu item – Thai Fish Cakes. With a slight Indonesian flair, it still keeps true to traditional ingredients and methods. Plus it’s a really straightforward recipe and works perfectly with a simple Asian crunch salad, so why not give it a try at home! 

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Common Bird Sounds Of The Bushveld

Ever wondered why birds start singing too early in the morning? Or which birds are responsible for the waking call of Africa? Discover the five most common calls of the morning chorus.

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Patience Nkwane

What we do know about Patience Nkwane is that she can cook, very very well. What you may not know about Patience is that she has a huge heart and loves helping those less fortunate than her in any way possible.

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Anthony Testa

I don’t normally write reviews for places I have been and, while I have been to many memorable places, I felt that Thornybush and Saseka Tented Camp, in particular, deserved a review not because my time there was memorable, but because it was unforgettable.  

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Pride for Pangos

Pangolins are the most trafficked mammal on earth – Here are our top five reasons why we as a (wildlife-loving) human race should continue to forge a path to protect them.

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John Ndlovu

John Ndlovu is a tracker at Game Lodge, by using his “magic factor” he always ensures his guests are happy.

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A Festive Season Salad

Thornybush Game Lodge will be serving this delicious salad over the festive season, it is made from aubergines with a peppadew salsa

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2021 Fed Air Deal
2021 Thornybush

Fed Air Deal

Includes:
• Accommodation
• Return flights with Federal air
• Departing OR Tambat approximately 11h30, arriving in the Lowveld at 13h00
• Departing the Lveld at approximately 13h30 to arrive at OR Tambo by 16h00
• All meals and snacks
• Morning and afternoon game drives in open safari vehicles, accompanied by experienced guides and trackers
• Wi-Fi

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Best of Both – 2021
Inter-Lodge Flights Complimentary

Combine the best of Thornybush Game Reserve and Sabi Sand

VALID UNTIL:
15 December 2021
EXCLUDES:

01 – 31 Aug
01 – 31 Oct

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Honeymoon Special
50% Bride Discount

The most romantic Honeymoon escape in the wilderness

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18 December 2021
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01 – 31 Aug
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Kids Stay Free
Children love Thornybush!

Under 18's Stay for Free!

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18 December 2021
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01 – 31 Aug
01 – 31 Oct

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Solo Bush Retreat
No Single Supplement!

Solo Travel Deals

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18 December 2021
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01 – 31 Aug
01 – 31 Oct

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Stay 4 and Pay 3
Stay 4 and Pay 3

1 Complimentary Night Stay

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15 December 2021
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01 – 31 Aug
01 – 31 Oct

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Stay a Little Longer
Spend The Night on Us

Pay 2, Stay 3. One Night Free!

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01 – 31 Aug
01 – 31 Oct

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