White Elephant Bush Camp - Pongola Game Reserve

Bush Break

Accommodation Overview

White Elephant Bush Camp in Pongola Game Reserve is an exclusive 16 sleeper self-catering camp, complete with swimming pool and boma. From R610.00 pp
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White Elephant Bush Camp in Pongola Game Reserve is an exclusive 16 sleeper self-catering camp, complete with swimming pool and boma. From R610.00 pp

Situated in the majestic Lebombo Mountains and the mystical waters of Lake Jozini is White Elephant Bush Camp – a unique 16 sleeper camp situated in The Pongola Game Reserve of Kwa-Zulu Natal. 


Pongola Game Reserve is host to four of the Big Five, including buffalo, elephant, rhino, leopard, hyena, giraffe, wildebeest, zebra and over 350 bird species. Beautiful views, glorious sunsets, therapeutic silence, game drives, guided walks, boat cruises, rhino walks, a unique ‘elephanting’ experience and scenic flights ensure a rich and unique African experience.


The Bush Camp provides for a relaxed and private getaway – ideal for groups, celebrations, family reunions or a simple weekend away with friends. The camp is booked out to one group at a time, exclusively.

The seven thatched en-suite chalets are spacious and comprise twin beds, quality linen and overhead fans. The fully equipped open plan kitchen is complete with a dining room and bar. For those who require a helping hand, a cooking assistant is available on request. 


The expansive outdoor entertainment area has a swimming pool with loungers and offers spectacular nature views. Enjoy late night chit-chat in your own private boma – when the sun rises venture into the wilderness with a field guide on bush walks, game drives or boat cruises!

In addition a 4 sleeper cottage - The UmKhaya Cottage is available for guests. The cottage comprises 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, an open plan kitchen and lounge. This option is within walking distance to the White Elephant Bush Camp. 


White Elephant Bush Camp is an ideal weekend escape - Easily accessible from the N2 and ideally situated in a malaria free area! 




16 Sleeper Bush Camp

From R5 000.00 per night (1-8 guests sharing)

From R625.00 per additional person per night (8-16 guests)

From R305.00 per child per night (under 12 years old)

4 Sleeper Cottage

From R2 500.00 per night



Swimming Pool

Braai Facilities

Private Boma 

Linen and bath towels provided 

Wood provided

Fully Equipped Kitchen


Dining Room

Open Plan Lounge 



It is advisable to bring drinking water – no ice is provided 

Strict gate opening hours (06h00-18h00) Arrangements need to be made for late arrivals. 

The road from the gate to the camp is on a 6km gravel road (can be accessed by normal sedan)

Cooking assistant available at R380.00 per day (advance notification essential) 

One crate of firewood is provided per day 

On-site activities include boat cruises, fishing, guided bush walks, game drives and boat cruises

Specific details

Area Activities: 4x4 Trails, Bird Watching, Boat trips, Fishing, Game Drives, Hiking Trails, Spa
Facilities: Air Conditioning, Fans, Housekeeping, Wi-Fi, Swimming Pool, Braai facilities, Linen, Towels
Star Grading: Not Rated
Accommodation Type Chalet, Game Reserve, Self-Catering


Pongola, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
Farm Leeuwspoor, Pongola Game Reserve, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa