Buckler’s Africa Lodge by BON Hotels is located on the southern border of the Kruger National Park just 6km from Crocodile Bridge Gate in Mpumalanga, South Africa.
The lodge offers luxury self-catering accommodation on the banks of the Crocodile River, overlooking the Kruger National Park. The spectacular wide-open lawns create a feeling of space and tranquillity – which is just the beginning of the Buckler’s experience. As you pass through the lodge you look directly over the river and often see spectacular wildlife sightings right at your doorstep.
All units have stunning, high ceilings and beautiful modern finishes. Each unit comes standard with a fully equipped kitchenette, spacious en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, DSTV, patio, private braai facilities in an enclosed courtyard and access to the swimming pool. The self-catering facilities allow for little to no contact with lodge staff, in-house guests or public areas.
The authentic wild acoustics of lion, hippo and hyena offer a true African experience. For a closer brush with nature, private game drives can be arranged.
With countless options at your fingertips, it might be hard to pin down exactly what you’d like to do on your visit to the Kruger National Park. We’ve rounded up our top attractions, which we’ll be happy to help you arrange:
Best known for their sporting nature, you’re guaranteed a memorable experience searching for Tiger fish on the Komati River. Make sure to book at least 24 hours in advance, and we’ll take care of the rest.
Buckler’s offers three game drives daily in the morning, afternoon and evening. Additionally, full day safaris are also available.
Both conveniently close to Buckler’s, Skukuza and Kambaku are two 9-hole golf courses with spectacular scenery.
Enjoy animals as they would be without a vehicle present with this unique experience.
Enjoy a short but totally sweet experience with a bird’s eye view of the Kruger National Park. Equipped with a highly trained instructor, you’re sure to get your adrenaline fix!
Sunset cruises on the river
Watch hippos, crocodiles and birds go by as you enjoy a picturesque sunset cruise along the Komati River.
What better way to totally unwind than with a trip to the spa. Ask us for the best spas nearby.
Quad biking safari
Follow your guide through the bush as you embark on a thrilling adventure. Exploring nature on the back of a 4-wheeler is for sure an experience second to none.
Deluxe rooms offer guests a private patio with picturesque views of the Crocodile River. Each of the 8 rooms offer two three-quarter beds which can be converted to a king bed, en suite bathroom, work desk and kitchenette.
Two deluxe suites are available, equipped with King size bed, en suite bathroom, lounge area and private patio. This provides the perfect setting to enjoy a sunrise breakfast while overlooking the Crocodile River.
The lodge is equipped with 3 superior rooms, each with two single or king beds, en suite bathroom with shower, lounge, kitchenette and private patio, complimented by views of the pool and Crocodile River.
Three 2-bedroomed family units are ideal for those who are travelling with their loved ones, or even a group of friends. The units offer twin and king beds, two en siute bathrooms, a kitchen and lounge and private patio with braai facilities. Family units provide the perfect relaxing atmosphere for well-deserved time off and views of the Crocodile River.