Mjejane Game Reserve is nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River in Hectorspruit, South Africa, and offers a truly wonderful experience in the bushveld. With an excellent location on the southern boundary of South Africa’s flagship, the Kruger National Park, Mjejane enjoys the fenceless borders between the two wildlife areas. The area is renowned for its Big Five game viewing and is home to an abundance of wildlife and birdlife, ideal for any safari or birding enthusiast. The Game Reserve features accommodation right on the riverbank and a variety of safari activities for those opting to stay over. Furthermore, Mjejane Game Reserve is approximately four hours from Gauteng and about an hour from Mpumalanga International Airport in Nelspruit.
Mjejane Game Reserve shares a fenceless border with the Kruger National Park, so those choosing to visit Mjejane can expect to see the famous Big Five. From lions and leopards to elephants and Cape buffalos, as well as an abundance of other wildlife, there is much to see on a safari to Mjejane. For the birding enthusiasts, more than 500 species of birds have been recorded in the area, including 50 migratory species. It has been said that the Kruger region is also the best place to see birds of prey in South Africa.
The best time to visit Mjejane and the Kruger area is during the dry winter months. This season runs from May to September and provides excellent conditions for wildlife spotting. During this time, the vegetation is sparse, and animals congregate around available water sources, making it easier to see them during a guided game drive.
Those opting to stay here can enjoy a night or two at the Mjejane River Lodge. Here, guests can enjoy excellent views of the Kruger Park and the Crocodile River. Two guided game drives are included per day and offer an unforgettable experience. With a trained professional guide, safari-goers will explore the African wilderness in search of free-roaming wildlife. Options to journey into the Kruger National Park for a safari excursion there are available.
Mjejane River Lodge in the Mjejane Game Reserve offers 17 rooms, consisting of 10 standard rooms, six luxury rooms, and one honeymoon suite. Each room features an ensuite bathroom, amenities, hairdryers, tea/coffee facilities, a mini bar fridge, and private patios overlooking the Crocodile River. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included, as well as two safaris per day.
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