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  • 15 x tent or caravan sites, without power points. Communal ablutions and cooking facilities. Maximum of 6 people per site.


  • 6 x rustic 3-bed huts with communal ablution facilities. The huts have no windows - only vents. There are no cooking utensils, crockery or cutlery, but a communal kitchen with scullery and gas stoves is available. Limited space is available in a communal freezer.


Balule Camp is managed from Olifants Camp. Guests are required to report to Olifants or Satara camps for check-in. Accommodation at Balule camp is ideal for backpacking, camping and caravanning communities looking for a self-catering bushveld experience.

To view the accommodation prices, refer to Tariffs

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Report rule breakers and other incidents to KNP's Emergency Call Centre on 013 735 4325

Did You Know?

  • The park was first proclaimed in 1898 as the Sabie Game Reserve by the then president of the Transvaal Republic, Paul Kruger. He first proposed the need to protect the animals of the Lowveld in 1884, but his revolutionary vision took another 12 years to be realised when the area between the Sabie and Crocodile Rivers was set aside for restricted hunting.