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Introduction

Please note:

  • The ABSA Guest House has been renamed the Wild Fig Guest House.

Skukuza is the Kruger National Park's largest rest camp and administrative headquarters.

It is situated on the southern banks of the Sabie River. The camp is well foliaged and there are some lofty trees along the river’s edge.  Activities and facilities are diverse, as are the animals and plants found both within the camp and in the surrounding areas.

5 Things to seek

  1. Fruit Bat
  2. Thick–tailed Bush Baby
  3. Warthog
  4. Spotted Hyena
  5. Purple–crested Lourie

Contact Skukuza

  • Reception tel: +27 (0)13 735 4196
    Reservations tel: +27 (0)13 735 4265
    Fax: +27 (0)13 735 4060
    Mobile: 082 802 1204

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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

  • On 31 May 1926 the National Parks Act was proclaimed and with it the merging of the Sabie and Shingwedzi Game Reserves into the Kruger National Park. The first motorists entered the park in 1927 for a fee of one pound.

Camp Map

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KNP Emergency Hotline

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

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Sunny
Min: 10°C / Max: 23°C

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Cloudy
Min: 13°C / Max: 21°C

Skukuza

Showers
Min: 12°C / Max: 23°C

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