Timaka Lodge – Elephant Point

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Timaka Lodge – Elephant Point  [Sleeps 4 people]

Elephant Point is situated in a region renowned for its natural diversity and concentration of big game, and is undoubtedly one of the best game viewing areas in the Kruger National Park. The estate takes its name from the elephants that can frequently be seen drinking and grazing on the banks of the mighty Sabie River; so too herds of buffalo, prides of lion, leopards and numerous antelope species. Elephant Point borders the Kruger National Park and is also neighbour to the world famous and exclusive Sabi Sand Game Reserve, home of Mala Mala, Sabi Sabi, Londolozi, Singita, Ulusaba and others.

  • The estate is a 5 hour drive from Johannesburg or a short 45-minute flight.
  • The estate is only a few km’s from the Kruger Gate into the Kruger National Park.

Timaka Lodge is nestled on the banks of the beautiful Sabie River overlooking the world renowned Kruger National Park. With high volume thatch ceilings, open kitchen and lounge area, spacious outdoor entertaining area and private pool, Timaka Lodge is the perfect blend of modern design and safari style.

Comfortable and luxurious this two bedroom lodge is perfect for 2 couples or a small family to spend quality time together.

How to get there?

Four options.

  1. Self drive
  2. Fly to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport – Rent a vehicle there and drive to Elephant Point – 90km.
  3. Fly to Skukuza Airport in the Kruger National Park – Rent a vehicle (only AVIS operates at this airport) and drive to Elephant Point – 26km
  4. Fly to Skukuza Airport in the Kruger National Park and pre-book a shuttle (open safari vehicle) from Elephant Point to pick you up, and drop you off at the airport after your stay. They ask R1000 per one way trip at present (2021). The telephone number to pre-book the shuttle is +27 (0)13 880 0170.



  • Outdoor lounge and kitchen
  • Gas BBQ – no weber
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • DSTV
  • Housekeeping service
  • Hair dryers and secure safes
  • Washing machine and dryers
  • Private boma
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Dining area / Lounge / Living area
  • Private swimming pool
  • Two bedrooms and en-suite open plan bathrooms
  • Fireplace
  • Large covered patio
  • Full HD TV
  • Secure covered parking at residence


  • Max Guests: Max 4 adults
  • Children: 14 – 18 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

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Additional Information

Private Chef Services

Enjoy fine restaurant quality food and service in the comfort of your own lodge. Choose from a list of carefully compiled menu options, alternatively, your chef can also prepare personalized once off menus, catering for themed evenings, birthdays, favourite meals or desserts, dietary preferences and allergies. Private chef services are available throughout the week except on Wednesdays and Saturdays when the Elephant Point Boma hosts its lovely starlit dinners. Booking private chef services need to be made with 7 days’ notice.

Pre-arrival shopping

Book pre-arrival shopping and have your items already stocked in your private villa upon arrival.

Golfing in the area

Kruger Park Lodge – Hazyview, Mpumalanaga

  • Size: 9-hole
  • Distance: 34,4 km

Sabie River Sun – Hazyview, Mpumalanga

  • Size: 18-hole
  • Distance: 36,1 km

Skukuza – Kruger National Park

  • Type of Course: 9-hole
  • Distance: 20,3 km