Skukuza Camp Overview

Skukuza Rest Camp in Kruger National Park is a popular rest camp situated in the heart of Big Five territory and is easily accessed by road and by air. Skukuza Rest Camp in Kruger National Park features a variety of accommodation options such as camp sites, 21 furnished safari tents, semi luxury bungalows, cottages and 4 guesthouses.

Skukuza Camp

Accommodation Types


178 x round–walled, single-room African-style units with thatched roofs, 2 or 3 beds per unit, equipped with en-suite ablutions (most with showers, but some with baths). Some units have air-conditioning, some have fans. Kitchenettes vary: some have hotplates and sinks; some have only sinks, while some have neither. Cutlery and crockery can be provided and hired from Reception. Please confirm when booking.

Luxury bungalows

20 x 1-bedroom units, with en-suite bathroom. The units each have a double bed, quality decor, air-conditioning and television offering limited DSTV channels. You have a choice of luxury units with a riverside view and kitchen, or semi-luxe units without a river view and with communal kitchen. Bungalows along the river frontage have a more modern design with glass sliding doors.

Family cottage

This unit forms part of the Waterkant guest house complex and is known as Waterkant 2. It offers a well-equipped kitchen, 4 bedrooms (2 single beds in each room), a living room, one bathroom and a river view.

Guest cottages

15 x 4- or 6-bed units with well-equipped kitchens, multiple bedrooms and usually more than one bathroom, some have 2 double beds. Visitors must confirm bed numbers and interior contents when booking.

Guest houses

These are large luxury units in prime positions, all with river view. There are well-equipped kitchens (with microwave ovens), multiple bedrooms and bathrooms. Limited channel DSTV televisions are provided.

  • Moni: sleeps 8, with 4 bedrooms (2 single beds in each room)
  • Nyathi: sleeps 8, with 4 bedrooms (2 single beds in each room)
  • Waterkant 1: sleeps 8 with 4 bedrooms (2 single beds in each room)
  • Fig Tree: sleeps 12, with 6 bedrooms (2 single beds in each room)