• Kambaku River Sands Lodge

Kambaku River Sands Lodge

Timbavati Private Game Reserve

Lodge Highlights

  • An outdoor swimming pool over looking the reserve
  • A Boma for outside dining
  • Wellness centre with treatment rooms, sauna and steam rooms
  • Gym
  • A hide for bird watching
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

Talk to the Expert

Elaine Pic

Having lived in Cape Town for over ten years with my husband and two boys, I know all things Southern Africa. I am passionate and enthusiastic, and cannot wait to start curating your African adventure.


South Africa Specialist

+1 844 879 7838

Kambaku River Sands Timbavati Overview

Kambaku River Sands is all about elegant luxury and with the owner living on site, the standards are always high. Located in the Timbavati Private Game Reserve on the banks of a river, the wildlife in the area is prolific. The area is famous for being home to rare White Lion as well the Big 5 (Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino & Buffalo). The main public area is an enormous wooden deck overlooking the reserve with an infinity pool, large bar area and wine cellar. Meals are served on the deck or down by the river. Each of the 8 suites are spacious with air conditioning, spa bath as well as indoor and outdoor showers. The rooms have a large four poster beds with a lounge area. There are large glass doors opening out to your private patio.

Our Flexi - Promise

  • 10% deposit to book

    Book your trip with us and pay a reduced deposit with the rest 90 days before your departure

  • Full Flexibility

    If you are not comfortable travelling, you have the right to cancel and get a refund up to 45 days before your departure

  • ATOL & ABTOT Protected

    Your trip with us is fully financially protected by our travel insurers. Peace of mind guaranteed.

  • No Change Fees

    We will not charge you any admin fees if you would like to change your travel dates or destination with us


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Why book with Unforgettable Travel Co.

  • 100% Financial Protection

    We are a licensed and fully bonded tour operator financially protected by both the Civil Aviation Authority (ATOL) and the Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust (ABTOT). All clients that travel with us are fully financially protected.

  • Destination Experts

    Our travel experts live and breathe the destinations they specialise in. This shows in their passionate to create hand crafted trips for our clients. We don’t offer cookie cutter trips, just truly unforgettable journeys unlike any other.

  • The Best Guides

    What makes our trips extraordinary is the unique immersive experiences we include. We pride ourselves in our black book of sought after expert guides, game rangers and local contacts who believe in our philosophy, unforgettable.

  • We Care

    From the moment you book your trip, we are on hand 24/7 to assist you throughout your journey. With regional offices around the world, we have ground logistics teams on hand to help you every step of the way.