How To Get There

 

From the North on the R40 & From Johannesburg

  • At Hoedspruit take the R 40 south towards Bushbuckridge
  • Continue 22 km and turn left at the Guernsey Road turnoff
  • Through the security gate and travel for 7.3km on Tar Road and a further 3.9km on dirt road
  • Turn left at the T-Junction and travel another 4.2km to The Thornybush Private Nature Reserve Gate on your right
  • Once through the gate follow signage to Saseka Tented Camp as directed.

From the South on the R 40
On the R40 from Bushbuckridge

    • From Acornhoek drive 7.4Km and Turn right.
    • Drive 1km and take the Guernsey turnoff on your right. Through the security gate and travel for 7.3km on Tar Road and a further 3.9km on dirt road
    • Turn left at the T-Junction and travel another 4.2km to The Thornybush Private Nature Reserve Gate on your right
  • Once through the gate follow signage to Saseka Tented Camp as directed once in the Reserve.

From the North on the R 40

  • At Hoedspruit take the R 40 south towards Bushbuckridge - Refer to Bold Red Note
  • Continue 6 km and turn left at the Eastgate Airport sign / Argyle Road
  • Continue 16 km (tarred road) and turn right onto Guernsey Road (following the signs to Thornybush Reserve)
  • Continue 11km (gravel road) and turn left into the Thornybush Game Reserve gate
  • Once through the gate follow signage to Saseka Tented Camp as directed.

From Johannesburg to Thornybush Game Lodge:

  • The N12 to Emalahleni (Witbank), where the N12 highway links up with the N4 highway
  • Continue with the N4 in the direction Mbombela (Nelspruit).
  • Approximately 60 km past Middleburg take the R 540 to your left.
  • Travel though the towns of eMakhazeni (Belfast) and eMnotweni (Dullstroom) to Mashishing (Lydenburg)
  • Take the R 36 (which becomes the R 527) towards Hoedspruit, passing through Origstad and descending down the Able Erasmus Pass
  • At Hoedspruit take the R 40 south towards Bushbuckridge - Refer to Bold Red Note
  • Continue 6 km and turn left at the Eastgate Airport sign / Argyle Road
  • Continue 14 km (tarred road) and turn right onto Guernsey Road (following the signs to Thornybush Reserve)
  • Continue 11km (gravel road) and turn left into the Thornybush Game Reserve gate
  • Once through the gate follow signage to Saseka Tented Camp as directed.

From Pretoria to Thornybush Game Lodge:

  • Take the N4 in the direction Mbombela (Nelspruit)
  • Approximately 60 km past eMalahleni (Middleburg) take the R 540 to your left
  • Travel through the town of eMakhazeni (Belfast) and eMnotweni (Dullstroom) to Mashishing (Lydenburg)
  • Take the R 36 (which becomes the R 527) towards Hoedspruit, passing through Origstad and descending down the Able Erasmus Pass
  • At Hoedspruit take the R 40 south towards Bushbuckridge. - Refer to Bold Red Note
  • Continue 6 km and turn left at the Eastgate Airport sign / Argyle Road.
  • Continue 14 km (tarred road) and turn right onto Guernsey Road (following the signs to Thornybush Reserve)
  • Continue 11km (gravel road) and turn left into the Thornybush Game Reserve gate
  • Once through the gate follow signage to Saseka Tented Camp as directed.

From Swaziland to Thornybush Game Lodge:

  • From Jeppe's Reef border post, follow the R 570 north in the direction Malelane
  • Take the N4 highway in the direction of Mbombela (Nelspruit) for 64 km
  • On arrival in Mbombela (Nelspruit) turn right on the R 40 in the direction White River
  • Continue Through White River, Hazyview and Bushbuckridge to Klaserie
  • 24 km after Klaserie turn off - turn right at the Eastgate Airport sign / Argyle Road
  • Continue 14 km (tarred road) and turn right onto Guernsey Road (following the signs to Thornybush Reserve)
  • Continue 11km (gravel road) and turn left into the Thornybush Game Reserve gate
  • Once through the gate follow signage to Saseka Tented Camp as directed.

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