THE SPACE Newly renovated lodge, fitted with top-end furniture and appliances. Staffed 24-hours a day. High quality beds, linen and bathrooms. Large entertainment deck with pool, overlooking an open field towards the Olifants River. House and garden fenced with an electric wire for protection against wildlife. Separate fenced patio at the river front, with fireplace, shallow pool to sit in while watching the animal and bird life in and around the river. GUEST ACCESS On arrival, you could either drive from Johannesburg to the lodge, some 6 hours, or fly to Hoedspruit or Phalaborwa (1 hour flight plus 1,5 hour drive). The Parson gate to the game reserve is at the R40 road, just north of the Tzaneen turn-off (R526): open between 05:00 and 19:30. Guests will need to sign an Indemnity Form and email to owner before arrival. Entrance gate will be notified ahead of guest arrival. Please note gate entrance fee is currently (2019) ZAR 100.00 per vehicle, plus ZAR 70 per person, once per visit (1 week), payable in cash at the gate. Inside the game reserve, follow the directions on road plinths towards Parson No 20 (Sangasava). The game reserve road is possible to negotiate with a standard car, but a SUV with higher ground clearance much better. 4x4 not needed. GAME DRIVES You can book morning and late afternoon (until it gets dark) game drives with our game ranger (R400 per person 2019), or game walks, on arrival, or any time before to ensure availability. These game drives and walks is in our part of the Kruger Park Nature Reserve and last for 2 hours. You can also book full day tours into the National Parks Board part of the Kruger Park (KNP). For 'night' drives (around 8PM evening) you would have to stay in the KNP part of the park. You will also see wildlife from our patios and hear the sounds from the camp fire at the house. You will not be able to do quad bike tours inside the nature reserve, not allowed. OTHER THINGS TO NOTE Firewood provided for an evening barbecue. Kruger Park is a malaria risk area, bring anti-mosquito spray and long sleeve trousers and shirts for dawn and sunset. Consult your doctors re anti-malaria medication.