Khaya ndlovu Safari Manor

Khaya Ndlovu Safari Manor is located in the Rietspruit Big 5 Game Reserve in Hoedspruit, the gateway to the Greater Kruger National Park, a wildlife haven in Limpopo Province, South Africa. The manor is in the northern section of the reserve, overlooking the splendour of the Blyde River Canyon, the third largest and most spectacular canyon in the world. Guests can enjoy the dining and pool deck, bar area, and various lounges at their leisure, feeling right at home in the tastefully furnished manor.


The Manor House, adorned with original artwork and Persian carpets, exudes a luxurious and exotic ambiance. The panoramic view of the towering Drakensberg mountain range from the alfresco dining terrace is breathtaking. We offer an authentic safari experience guided by our knowledgeable guides on our own reserve, featuring white rhinos and fiercely guarded black rhinos, along with regular sightings of rare wild dogs. We welcome children of all ages and offer a variety of activities for all tastes. We also provide airport transfers from Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport.


  • Rooms –1 Manor House with 4 suites, 6 Garden Suites, 1 Luxury Tent
  • Child Policy – All ages accepted
  • Spa – Yes
  • Malaria Area – Low risk
  • Conference – No
  • Big 5 Area – Yes
  • Location – Hoedspruit 
  • Drive Time –5.5 hour drive from Johannesburg, alternately daily flights from Cape Town International Airport and OR Tambo International Airport directly to Eastgate (HDS) Airport
  • Nearest Airport – Eastgate (HDS) Airport



Dining at Khaya Ndlovu Safari Manor is a delightful fusion of gourmet cuisine and breathtaking views. Guests can enjoy their meals on a decked terrace overlooking the Klein Drakensberg mountains and a vibrant wetland teeming with birdlife. The menu caters to various dietary preferences, featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Whether it’s a lavish breakfast buffet, an elegant candle-lit dinner, or a traditional African Boma evening under the stars, each dining experience is designed to tantalize the taste buds and offer a serene connection to nature.


Khaya Ndlovu Safari Manor’s Safari Experience plunges guests into the heart of the Rietspruit Game Reserve with thrilling Big 5 game drives and bush walks. Expert guides illuminate the wonders of the wild, offering encounters with the Big Five and other extraordinary wildlife. The experience is not just about sighting animals but also appreciating the rich tapestry of the African ecosystem.

Beyond the reserve, the Off-Site Activities promise adventure and discovery. Guests can explore the iconic Kruger National Park, soar above the Blyde River Canyon in a helicopter, or enjoy a tranquil boat cruise on the Blyde Dam. Scenic drives along the Panorama Route reveal breathtaking vistas and hidden gems, ensuring that every moment is filled with awe and excitement.