BEYOND LUXURY

KAPAMA KARULA

With its light, airy, open spaces and views from every angle, Karula is truly the pride of Kapama Private Game Reserve as our flagship lodge. Effortlessly elegant and stylish, Karula will steal the breath of even the most seasoned traveller. This luxury safari accommodation lodge near the Kruger National Park is every discerning traveller’s perfect escape. 

360′ views of Kapama Karula

The lounge area leading onto the viewing deck is an excellent vantage spot from which to game view. The friendly barman is on duty all day to entice you with tantalising cocktails.

The superbly decorated library, adorned with relaxing loungers and couches is the perfect spot for a game of chess or to curl up with a good book and escape to a place away from time. Step out onto the viewing deck to watch the Klasserie River flow below you and be on the lookout for wildlife coming to the water for a drink.

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An additional lunch dining option can be experienced at the bar and viewing deck or around the Kapama Karula fire pit deck area. The perfect place to soak up the surrounding scenery and watch as antelope graze in front of you. Each of the superior luxury villas has its own heated pool.

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BREAKFAST AND LUNCH

A contemporary, open-sided dining area with our tempting wine selection as a focal point.

DINNER

Our traditional outdoor boma lets you dine under the stars as our chefs create dazzling fare right in front of you.

KOSHER

On request, Kapama Karula can offer kosher meals. For information on our kosher meal options email our reservations team and they will be happy to assist.

PRIVATE DINING

A romantic fireside dinner for two can be enjoyed in the library, with prior arrangement.

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Surrounded by glass and magnificent vistas, the award-winning Kapama Karula Spa is a haven of relaxation and calm. 

Indulge in a sanctuary that transcends the ordinary. Our Spa & Wellness Centre is a haven of tranquillity, designed to offer you a respite from the demands of modern life. As you step into this oasis, immerse yourself in an array of bespoke treatments and experiences meticulously curated to rejuvenate the body, soothe the mind, and renew the spirit.

To view the Spa Brochure and Pricelist click through to Karula Spa

Experience the pinnacle of luxury and convenience with Kapama’s exclusive Pilatus PC-12 charter service. As you embark on your unforgettable journey to our exquisite Private Reserve, enjoy the seamless blend of sophistication, comfort, and efficiency that our state-of-the-art aircraft provides. Designed to cater to discerning travellers, from 1 up to 8 guests, the Pilatus PC-12 offers unparalleled versatility and performance. Whether you’re soaring over breathtaking landscapes or making a swift, smooth landing on our private airstrip, every moment of your flight is crafted to exceed your highest expectations.

Discover the unparalleled elegance and personalized service that define Kapama. Your extraordinary safari adventure begins the moment you step aboard. Welcome to a new standard in luxury travel.

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10 superior villas

Kapama Karula villa interior view

Our superior villas feature wrap-around glass sliding doors that open onto an outside deck area with stunning views of the Klaserie River.

Enjoy something refreshing from your minibar while lazing around in your heated pool or relaxing on the patio. After a day in the bush, you can take a spectacular shower under the stars in your outdoor shower or, if the weather’s a bit chillier, cuddle up in your opulent villa while sipping champagne or any of our selection of fine wines available to you. Aircon in the suites ensures you’ll always be comfortable and a Nespresso coffee machine means you can wake up to the smell of your favourite roast, warm and aromatic.

For peace of mind, we’ve provided a lock-up safe for your valuables, and the suites are equipped with tech creature comforts – wi-fi and international adapters for your convenience.

Rates:

  • R26 500 – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2024
  • R32 000 – Valid from 20 December – 4 January 2025
  • R28 000  – Valid from 5 January – 30 June 2024
  • R30 000 – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2025

Daily rates include: Breakfast, lunch and dinner, 2 x daily safaris, a guided bush walk, selected local and premium drinks, as well as complimentary pick-up transfers from Hoedspruit Airport for fly-in guests. The Above rates are based on a per-person sharing basis.

Daily Rate excludes: R300 conservation levy pppn and R350 from 20th December 2024

Rates:

  • R26 500 – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2024
  • R32 000  – Valid from 20 December – 4 January 2025
  • R28 000 – Valid from 5 January – 30 June 2024
  • R30 000  – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2025

Daily rates include: Breakfast, lunch and dinner, 2 x daily safaris, a guided bush walk, selected local and premium drinks, as well as complimentary pick-up transfers from Hoedspruit Airport for fly-in guests. The Above rates are based on per person sharing basis.

Daily Rate excludes: R300 conservation levy pppn and R350 from 20th December 2024

For our Book-to-Travel within the 21-day rate, click through to our rates page

 

2 superior family villas

Kapama Karula New Family Villas

Karula’s superior family villas have expansive open-plan living rooms. Grab yourself something to drink from the minibar, or choose something more indulgent from our selection of fine wines and champagne. Open the floor-to-ceiling doors and you can step out onto your private deck, then take a dip in your heated swimming pool or relax in a lounger as you take in the views.

Each bedroom is en-suite and spacious enough to offer privacy. Aircon in the suites ensures you’ll always be comfortable and a Nespresso coffee machine means you can wake up to the smell of your favourite roast, warm and aromatic. For peace of mind, we’ve provided a lock-up safe for your valuables, and the suites are equipped with tech creature comforts – wi-fi and international adapters for your convenience.

Rates:

  • R90 000 per Superior Family Villa – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2024
  • R110 000 per Superior Family Villa– Valid from 20 December – 4 January 2025
  • R100 000 per Superior Family Villa – Valid from 5 January – 30 June 2025
  • R110 000 per Superior Family Villa – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2025

Daily Rates include: Breakfast, lunch and dinner, 2 x daily safaris, a guided bush walk, selected local and premium drinks, as well as complimentary pick-up transfers from Hoedspruit Airport for fly-in guests.

Daily Rate excludes: R300 conservation levy pppn and R350 from 20th December 2024

Rates:

  • R90 000 per Superior Family Villa – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2024
  • R110 000 per Superior Family Villa– Valid from 20 December – 4 January 2025
  • R100 000 per Superior Family Villa – Valid from 5 January – 30 June 2025
  • R110 000 per Superior Family Villa – Valid from 1 July – 19 December 2025

Daily Rates include: Breakfast, lunch and dinner, 2 x daily safaris, a guided bush walk, selected local and premium drinks, as well as complimentary pick-up transfers from Hoedspruit Airport for fly-in guests.

Daily Rate excludes: R300 conservation levy pppn and R350 from 20th December

For our Book-to-Travel within the 21-day rate, click through to our rates page

 

 

KAPAMA KARULA SPA & WELLNESS CENTRE

Kapama Karula Spa entrance

After a day out in the wild, there’s nothing more welcome than a pampering treatment in our award-winning luxurious spa. But if you’re in need of something more energetic, our state-of-the-art fitness centre may be for you. For those who aren’t quite sure, there’s always the steam room or spa pool – and even a curio shop where you can find that perfect gift for a loved one back home. 

With four deluxe treatment rooms and a range of revitalising health and beauty treatments, this spa uses only the finest quality products, including the new range of BABOR professional skincare.

For those who aren’t quite sure, there’s always the Spa pool with built-in loungers and underwater jets or the hydrotherapy room with a steam room and ice plunge – and even a curio shop where you can find that perfect gift for a loved one back home.

For a body workout, the fitness centre is equipped with state-of-the-art cardio and weight-lifting equipment from Technogym – the global experts of exercise, be it for fitness, health or sports. Enjoy a morning run or walk on the stylish Jog Forma treadmill, experience the innovative SKILLROW indoor rowing solution or cycle on the new Technogym SKILLBIKE™, the first exercise bike with gears. The patented REAL GEAR SHIFT enables the rider to simulate the dynamics of a climb, recreating all the sensations of cycling on the road.

Kapama Karula offers free Wi-Fi, so you can connect to Strava, Zwift or The Mywellness App to continue with your workout regime, even when on safari. As an additional option to compliment your wellness experience guided yoga and meditation sessions can be arranged.

To find peace in paradise look no further than the ultra-luxurious Kapama Karula Spa and Wellness Centre. This African oasis provides a sanctuary for travellers seeking to add another dimension to their luxury safari adventure. Whether you are looking for a holistic shift in wellness, a fitness-focused fusion or a deluxe pampering indulgence, let one of our unique custom-made 3-day Karula experiences whisk you off to a place away from time.

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