Shumbalala Game Lodge in the Thornybush, a Boutique 5 star Game Lodge, situated in the Big 5 Thornybush Game Reserve, Limpopo offers exclusivity and privacy for the select few. Enjoy our spacious Superior Suites and/or the ultimate Presidential Suite. View the Big 5 or smaller game visiting the waterhole in front of the Lodge from the overhanging deck area or while having dinner in the underground cellar. Relax at the swimming pool, browse in the Curios Shop or read a book in the library in between very successful game drives. At Shumbalala there are overhead fans, air conditioning, inside and outside showers, mini bar and tea/coffee stations in our rooms. Mosquito nets and 100% linen ensures a good night’s rest Situated in the Limpopo Province, bordering the famous Kruger National Park, the 14000 ha Thornybush Game Reserve offers excellent game viewing opportunities including the Big 5. The Thornybush Reserve is situated in the Limpopo Province, bordering the Greater Kruger National Park, the Orpen Gate being the closest. Eastgate Airport is the closest, being only about 30km away with KMIA in Nelspruit about 200km away. Enjoy a boat cruise on the Blyde River Canyon (the 3rd largest canyon in the world), go on an Elephant back safari or have an eagle’s view from the sky with a Hot Air Balloon ride. Visit the famous God’s window, Bourkes Luck potholes and many more sights.