This area consists of 20 3mx3m safari tents and is ideal for large groups eg. Trail Running, Dads and Lads, Team Building, School Trips, etc

Each tent is cosily furnished which include all linen.

Guests have access to a rustic communal kitchen and shared ablutions.

Electricity for lighting and a cell phone charger is provided in the tents.

Access to restaurant pool. Please bring your own towels.

Catering available for large groups.

Contact info@somkhanda for booking.

Restaurant available (Prebooking required)

Wood and ice available for purchase at reception.

Organised game drives can be booked at reception.

Wifi available at Reception/Restaurant.

No cash accepted for security reasons. Card facility available.

Conservation levy (R100/adult/day, R40/child/day)

Strict gate times to be adhered to for security of reserve:

  • Summer (1 October – 31 March): 05h00 – 19h00
  • Winter (1 April – 30 September): 06h00 – 18h00

For a detailed map of the reserve please download the free GAIA GPS app.


  • Game drives
  • Photography
  • Birding
  • Butterflies
  • Tiger fishing
  • Tracking
  • Weddings/Birthday specials
  • Fenced
  • Close Proximity To Main Lodge
  • Plunge Pool
  • Non-Smoking
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Communal Ablutions
  • Shower Only
  • Towels Not Provided
  • Crockery and Cutlery Not Provided