Located in South Africa’s Safari hub of Hoedspruit, Safari Moon is a boutique base from which to discover the wonders of South Africa’s Lowveld region.

Safari Moon Luxury Bush Lodge is the latest venture of esteemed designer and decorator, Nicola Leitch: an avid collector of art and all things interesting. There are 6 stylish suites to choose from, each with its own charm, style & story.

Explore a range of nearby attractions from the famed Kruger National park to the scenic Panorama Route, or simply chose to relax and unwind in nature, making the most of your private piece of Wildlife Estate wilderness.

Al fresco safari bliss. A sublime boma area spills out from the sapphire blue pool.

Owners of coastal properties, Penguin Palace and Whale-Tide Villa in Cape Town, Nicola and Guy have recently branched out their boutique collection to the bush and established yet another unique accommodation.  

An aerial view of Safari Moon. The blue-grey Balinese parasols complement the petrol blue roof of the building, creating an almost oasis-like atmosphere.
An enviable collection of Ardmore ceramics serves as the backdrop to the dinner table.
The grande dame of Safari Moon – the opulent lounge area.

Stepping into the lodge is much like entering an eclectic art exhibition, it’s inspiration stemming from around the globe, there is attention to detail in each and every aspect of this brand new boutique B&B. The lodge and living spaces are draped in luxurious finishes and fine art, from a 55-piece collection of renowned Ardmore ceramics to an array of Lionel Smit paintings and sculptures – Safari Moon provides a cultured and contemporary setting for the discerning traveller. 

Finished in gentle hues and a soft palette, this suite adds a femine touch to its decor.
Beautiful artwork adorns the walls of the Leopard Suite.
The Nyala Suite leads to the main part of the lodge, making it easily accessible for guests wanting ground level accommodation. Overlooking the garden grounds and surrounding bush, this suite is nothing short of picturesque.
Tastefully decorated bathrooms adorned with Moroccan tiles.
The Leopard Suite, a place for the romantics. Comes complete with stone bath and walk-in shower, and is one of the finest rooms.

The entrance to Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate is located in the centre of town, just a 20-minute drive from Hoedspruit airport. We are easily accessible by road from Johannesburg which is a scenic 5-6-hour drive. Upon confirmation, guests will be asked to provide their contact details in which the owner will send the gate details prior to arrival.  

The perfect place to unwind and soak up the tranquillity of the African bushveld. 

Email : reservations@african-retreats.co.za
Phone : +27 15 793 0259 / +27 82 562 1842 

(Pics by Em Gatland)

372 Kierreklapper Street, Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate 1380 Hoedspruit, South Africa