Where is Shumbalala Game Lodge, Thornybush Reserve

Shumbalala Game Lodge is ideally situated on the Thornybush Game Reserve only 5 hours from Johannesburg.

Shumbalala Game Lodge is located in the picturesque Thornybush Game Reserve in South Africa. Shumbalala Game Lodge is easily accessible by road and the scenic drive from Johannesburg only takes about 5 hours. This luxury safari lodge is situated on the banks of the seasonal Monwana River under sprawling African trees.

How To Get There

By Road

From Johannesburg, take the N4 to Witbank. Bypass Middelburg and turn left off the N4 to Belfast. Proceed to Dullstroom and Lyndenburg. Take the R36 to Orighstad and Strijdom Tunnel. Travel on the R531/R527 through the Hoedspruit junction. Turn right toward Klaserie. After 6 kilometres (3.7 miles) turn left into Argyle Road and follow the Thornybush signboards to Thornybush Game Reserve, South Africa.

By Air

Thornybush boasts its own airstrip. This airstrip is 1.2 kilometres (0.74 miles) long and is tarred. It's best to take a private or scheduled charter.

Airstrip information

  • Co-ordinates: 24:24:5 S; 31:09:30 E
  • Runway: 05/23 - Land uphill 23, 1 200m
  • Elevation: 1900ft

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