About Rukiya Safari Camp
Rukiya Safari Camp is an intimate tented camp based in the Wild Rivers Nature Reserve in the Kruger Region, approximately 10km outside of Hoedspruit in South Africa. The camp is situated on the banks of Blyde River and has stunning river and mountain views. Being on the river there is always activity in front of camp; hippos, crocodiles and an abundance of bird life as well as visits from larger game species too.
We can sleep a maximum of 16 people in six tents. The river room tents are suitable for two people and the bush room tents accommodate four people, which are ideal for families. All the beds can be converted to doubles and singles. All the rooms are en-suite with their own private decks. Wi-Fi is provided throughout the camp on a complimentary basis.
We offer a personalized experience and are owner managed. We offer an all-inclusive package, including accommodation, meals and safaris as well as a dinner bed and breakfast which is ideal for those who want to explore all the area has to offer.
There infinity pool that overlooks the river, there is a large deck area, boma, dining area and inside and outside lounge. There is also a bar in the main lodge area.
We offer a wildlife experience with the opportunity to see the Big 5 and all the Kruger Region has to offer. All our game drives and bush walks are carried out by experienced guides in prime wildlife locations.
We pride ourselves on responsible travel and it is a key concept of who we are and how we operate. We are an eco-friendly camp, from how the lodge is built, to run and furnished. We are also the base of one of the leading leopard research projects in South Africa; allowing our guests to get involved in some of the exciting parts of the foundation during their South African safari experience. Finally, we are also involved with a community upliftment project, giving back to the community, should our guests wish to get involved with this this is an option.