Machaton Private Camp
Machaton Private Camp is an intimate and exclusive camp offering a secluded and private safari experience. Privacy is guaranteed thanks to the careful placement of the suites and privacy walls, ensuring a tranquil and intimate stay.

The camp consists of the main building which features a lounge, kitchen and covered veranda, as well as 3 individual luxury suites. The lodge facilities available for guest use include a game-viewing terrace overlooking the river, plunge pool with views of the Nhlaralumi River, covered lounge area with a selection of books and board games, limited Wi-Fi connectivity and in-room spa treatments.

Machaton Private Camp may be booked either on a per suite basis or a sole-use basis and includes a field guide & tracker, butler, chef, housekeeper and groundsman.

***Please Note: At Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, you will be required to pay a vehicle entrance fee of R 140.00 per vehicle and a conservation levy of R 328.00 per person (subject to change without prior notice). The conservation levy is payable at the lodge and can be prepaid.

Machaton Private Camp accommodation:
Machaton Private Camp has three individual and private luxury suites, each suite sophisticate in design and comfortably furnished comprising of a sumptuous bedroom, a day room, a well-appointed bathroom with an outdoor shower and an extensive private terrace.
R7950.00 pps

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Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Limited Room Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Team Building
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Curio Shop
  • Internet Access
  • Parking (open and off-street)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Swimming Pool

Machaton Private Camp Activities:

The lodge offers big 5 game drives in the early morning and late afternoon/evening, taking advantage of the time of day that the animals are naturally most active. Nocturnal creatures - including the big cats - are regular sightings after dark.

Currently over 40 mammal species are listed as resident in the Timbavati, including the Big 5 - Lion, Leopard, Rhino, Buffalo and Elephant, as well as endangered species including Wild Dogs and Cheetah. There is an abundance of bird life, with a total of 360 species of bird listed.

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