Balule Private Game Reserve Overview
Balule Private Game Reserve, also known as Balule Nature Reserve, shares an un-fenced border with the renowned Kruger National Park in South Africa and is home to the Big Five, and famous for its abundance of African wildlife.
These private safari lodges in Balule Private Game Reserve offer you a unique African safari experience. You will stay in beautifully decorated lodges that offer you all the creature comforts in the heart of the bush. A Balule Private Game Reserve bush walk with an armed ranger adds the thrill of encountering animals on foot. The focus is on tracks, scats and other signs of the wild not normally encountered from a game vehicle. You witness the daily experiences of the animals by sharing their game paths, waterholes and become deeply entrenched in their environment. There are around 250 species of bird in Balule Private Game Reserve which has a diverse habitat of mountainous forest, riverine forest and bushveld savannah. The area hosts the Big Six of raptor species these are Kori Bustard, Gound Hornbill, Lappet faced Vulture, Pels Fishing Owl, Martial Eagle and Saddle billed Stork.
Balule Safari Packages offer comfortable accommodation to guests in air-conditioned chalets, en-suite rondawels with attractive Afro-ethnic themes, and self-catering bush lodges. Experience superb service and cuisine prepared by award winning chefs, or choose the self-catering option of the camps. The Balule game viewing experience is fantastic and you’re sure to see most, if not all, of the Big Five. Experience open vehicle game drives with an experienced ranger, learn about the wilderness from a Shangaan tracker on a bush walk, or simply relax at the lodge by the riverside. There are daily scheduled flights from three international airports nearby, to Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Your flight can be arranged at the time you make your lodge reservation. Read more about Getting to Balule Game Reserve.