‘ARRIVE AS A GUEST AND LEAVE AS A FRIEND.’ This is the hallmark idea at Motswari traditional safari camp where nostalgic charm and African romance meet warm service and personal flair.
Set in the heart of Timbavati, Motswari offers guests an elegant and comfortable bush experience surrounded by nature. Guests at the safari camp can expect vivid wildlife encounters, including excellent sightings of Africa's Big Five (lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo). Motswari Private Game Reserve shares unfenced borders with South Africa's premier Kruger National Park, enabling wildlife to roam freely between the game parks. Motswari camp was started over 30 years ago and still holds to its initial ideals of unobtrusive luxury accommodation where the bush experience is of primary importance.
At Motswari guests are invited to get back in touch with nature and take a break from franetic modern living. Guests can look forward to understated luxury and comfort while they relax and rejuvinate in the humbling African wilderness, free from distracting glamourous excesses.
Family-owned Motswari, meaning ‘to keep and conserve’, honours outstanding conservation values and proudly continues to offer sumptuous cuisine, luxurious accommodation, award-winning wines, and traditional hospitality as one of South Africa's pioneering lodges. This highly regarded safari camp is accredited by Fair Trade in Tourism for exemplary environmental management and local community support. Each of the 15 luxury bungalows overlooks the unspoilt bush and river, featuring an en suite bathroom, air conditioning and mosquito proofing. The understated interiors of the well-appointed bungalows, feature natural hues and materials, complementing the natural surroundings and creating a sense of quiet tranquility.
Professional guides and skilled trackers lead guests on bush excursions, enlightening them about the delights of the bushveld. Visiting Motswari is an unforgettable African experience.