Kapama Southern Camp is situated on the southernmost section of the Kapama Private Game Reserve, a hot spot for the Big Five. The camp offers luxury accommodations, warm hospitality, delicious food and friendly service in a tranquil setting. Picture windows line Southern Camp’s 15 suites to ensure a wonderful view of the surrounding scenery. Fresh-made and aromatic, breakfast and lunch are served in the elegant, open-sided dining room. The wine cellar is the focal point in the dining hall, with a fine South Africa estate collection showcased behind frame-less glass. At the Kapama Wellness Centre, treat yourself to uniquely created, African-inspired treatments. For guests seeking additional luxuries, Southern Camp’s Luxury Suites each include a private lap pool.
All 15 Suites at Southern Camp feature full en-suite bathrooms with picture windows to enjoy the surrounding scenery and birdlife. Private patios offer the opportunity to enjoy relaxing sundowners while game watching at the same time. Suites are equipped with twin or double beds. Room amenities include air-conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities and a well-stocked mini bar.
Kapama Southern Camp Luxury Suites each feature their own private lap pool, indoor and outdoor showers, as well as a romantic fireplace open to the bath and bedroom. The bedroom is equipped with king size or twin beds. Room amenities include air-conditioning, an espresso machine and a well-stocked mini bar spread across 1000 square feet.
To accommodate families, Southern Camp offers three Family Suites which include a Luxury Suite with lap pool and a separate, connected bedroom for children. The second bedroom is outfitted with its own bath, shower, double vanity and patio. Bedrooms are equipped with king size or twin beds. Room amenities include air-conditioning, an espresso machine and a well-stocked mini bar.
The traditional outdoor boma is the favoured setting for dinner, weather permitting. Illuminated by firelight and starry skies, diners will enjoy diverse and tasteful cuisine conjured by chefs right before their eyes. As in times past, open fires are often used for cooking authentic African meals.
Breakfast and lunch are served in the elegant, open-sided dining room which offers an enchanting dining experience. Decor is contemporary, understated, and inspired by the surrounding nature. The wine cellar is a focal point of the room, with the fine South Africa estate collection showcased behind frameless glass.
The lounge and pool deck are excellent vantage spots to view game, relax with a good book or to soak up the surrounding scenery. When the day heats up, go for a swim in the pool to cool off and refresh. The friendly bartender is on duty all day to entice you with tantalizing, refreshing cocktails.
Surrounded by stillness and sweeping bushveld, the Kapama Wellness Centre takes safari spa treatments to new heights. Considered one of the finest safari spas in Africa, the six sumptuous treatment rooms are arranged around a generous central lap pool that evokes a sense of calm and serenity.
Two daily game drives are offered, accompanied by a skilled ranger and tracker. Guests can expect to encounter a diverse range of animal and bird species. Since this is a Big Five reserve, seeing lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo is possible over a two-day safari in Kapama Private Game Reserve.
Feel Africa underfoot on a guided bush walk with a highly trained game ranger. The experience offers an intimate encounter with nature and wildlife. Identify medicinal and other plants are en route. A bush walk through Kapama Private Game Reserve is a truly memorable and authentic encounter.
The giant candy-striped balloons lift off at first light and drift at the mercy of the wind for about an hour. The hot air balloon landing can be bumpy, so hold on tight and then celebrate with a glass of bubbly. With sweeping view of the reserve, this memorable experience is highly recommended. (This activity is booked locally).