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Tintswalo Safari Lodge

Mpumalanga Province, South Africa


Surrounded by a private reserve, Tintswalo Safari Lodge enjoys exclusive game viewing and safari adventures. The reserve abounds in wildlife, including the Big Five and other magnificent African game; some can be enjoyed from the decks of the main lodge and suites. Each suite has personalized decor and the finest facilities and amenities, including super-king beds and private plunge pools. 


Located in the private Manyeleti Reserve with the Timbavati Private Reserve to the north, Sabi Sand Game Reserve to the south and the unfenced Kruger National Park to the east. Tintswalo Safari Lodge is situated a short drive from the nearest local airport in Hoedspruit, or a scenic six-hour drive/ shuttle from Johannesburg.

Map co-ordinates: -24.588358, 31.393729


The well-appointed suites at Tintswalo are all individually designed and decorated to reflect the pioneering era of the 19th century African explorers. Each of the suites offers comfort and privacy with either an extra length double bed or two twins, and outdoor area. The suites all have a deck with private plunge pool, and a spacious bathroom with bath and shower. All suites are also equipped with air-conditioning and a mini bar. Raised wooden walkways lead to the main lodge. Guests can unwind at the spa, which offers a variety of massages and beauty treatments. There are also a library, a gift shop, and a shared lounge. 


  • Game drives are conducted in open, four-wheel drive game viewing vehicles. 
  • Offers guided walks, guided walking safaris, night drives.
  • Internationally trained therapists for the guest's relaxation.
  • Trackers are sourced locally, many hailing from the native Shangaan communities, offering guests insights into the region's local tradition and folklore, tracking animals.
  • Located on prime territory, the Manyeleti Game Reserve is nestled amidst the Kruger National Park, Sabi Sands, and the Timbavati Reserves.

At A Glimpse

Sitting in the heart of very this wilderness region, Tintswalo guests are treated to every wildlife sighting, including the Big Five, a variety of birdlife and small game, and colossal herds of large game.

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