Chitwa Chitwa

More than just a luxury private game lodge in the bush

This owner-run retreat offers a unique experience and captures the very essence of the magnificent wildlife heritage and natural landscape of Africa.

Accommodation comprises of six individually decorated suites which open onto private decks with their own private plunge pool overlooking a popular nearby drinking hole. The Charlsy Suite is a superb solution for families or friends consisting of two bedrooms, comfortable living area, lake view deck and a swimming pool. For complete privacy and exclusivity, the two bedroom Chitwa House allows guests to enjoy a bush experience tailored to their every whim with the assistance of an experienced house butler and a dedicated ranger.

Meals at the lodge combine African and Mediterranean flavours, with dinner served either in the open air boma or the elegant dining room.

Chitwa Chitwa’s highly qualified guides and Shangaan trackers ensure an unforgettable African safari by enriching the experience with their profound knowledge regarding this animal kingdom and its complex habitat and offer best opportunities to meet Africa’s Big Five. After a busy day the Spa offers a range of relaxing treatments. 

Rooms: 7 x Suites, 1 x House
Dining: 1 x Restaurant
Spa: Boutique Spa
Pool: Plunge or Swimming Pools in all accommodations.
Recreation: Game Drives, Bush Walks, Village Tours, Fitness Room.


Prices are for guidance only. They are subject to availability, change and current exchange rate. You will be advised of the price of the holiday that you wish to book before your contract is confirmed. Price per night based on two sharing on a full board basis with soft drinks and game viewing activities.


from £625pp


Getting there

Airport: Johannesburg International (JNB) then 90 mins. by airplane.

Flying time

10 hours 55 minutes

Time difference

GMT +2 hours


South African Rand

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