The camp lies on the banks of the Sirheni Dam about 54 km from Punda Maria Restcamp on the Shingwedzi Road (H17), within the Mopane veld of the region and only a few km west of the Babalala picnic spot.
The Sirheni Dam, on the Mphongo River, lies next to the camp. A hide on the perimeter fence overlooks the dam, and a wide variety of game and birds are attracted to it. Lion and hyaena are regulars, as there are often kills at the dam.
There is a 10km stretch of private road restricted to the residents of Sirheni Bush Camp.
Solar panels provide electricity for lights and fans only. Refrigerators do not have freezing compartments, but a communal freezer is available. Barbecue facilities and open parking is available. The nearest shop is at the Shingwedzi Restcamp.
Units are serviced and bedding, towels and soap are provided. Night drives and day excursions are on offer.
Accommodation at Sirheni (Bushveld Camp) - Kruger Park
5 x 4-bed units, (2 single beds) equipped with separate shower, WC and basin, lounge with two bench beds, a fully equipped kitchen and an outside roofed veranda.
9 x 6 sleeper units. These units consist of 2 bedrooms (one bedroom with a double bed and en-suite bathroom, and one bedroom with 2 single beds) and 2 sleeper couches in the lounge. There is a separate bathroom with shower. Units have a fully equipped kitchen and have ceiling fans.
1 x 6 sleeper unit that consists of 4 single beds and 2 sleeper couches. This unit has 2 bedrooms and a (limited channel) DSTV system, separate bathroom with shower, fully equipped kitchen and ceiling fans.
Accommodation at Sirheni Bushveld Camp caters to a variety of guest requirements and is well suited for those Guests who are looking for a self-catering bushveld experience.
Facilities at Sirheni (Bush Camp) - Kruger Park
- Information at Reception.
- There is a public telephone.
- Mini Shop at Reception stocks basic items such as firewood, ice and Telkom phone cards. There are no foodstuffs such as meat available.
- No ATM facility available
- Communal Freezer facility.
- No electricity (plug points) available for appliances in units.
- Each accommodation unit has its own braai (barbecue) facilities.
- No cellphone reception.
- A boma (communal braai/barbeque facility) at the perimeter of the fence overlooking the river.
1. Accommodation rates do not include Conservation Fees which are payable at the entrance gates.
2. Please ensure that you are familiar with the Rules & Regulations of National Parks before making a booking.
Kruger Park Access Information:
It is important to read more about the upgrade on the access control system for the Kruger National Park.
Regulations when Exiting the Park:
In order to improve overall controls some changes have been made to the check-out process at camps in the Kruger National Park and your assistance and co-operation is kindly requested in this regard.
Guests are reminded that only guests with valid exit permits will be allowed to exit the park. For day visitors these are issued upon entry at gates and for overnight guests these are issued by the last camp on the guest itinerary.
From Johannesburg / Pretoria to Punda Maria Gate:
Take the N1 to Polokwane (Pietersburg), at Makhado (Louis Trichard) link up with the R524 follow this route for 140 kms and that will take you to the gate.
Allow between 5 to 6 hours for the trip to the gate. Sirheni Camp is 60 km away from the gate.
Allow about 2.5 hours for the drive to the camp.