Buckler’s Africa Lodge


Buckler’s Africa Lodge is located on the southern border of the Kruger National Park just 6km from Crocodile Bridge Gate in Mpumalanga, South Africa.

​The lodge offers luxury self-catering accommodation on the banks of the Crocodile River, overlooking the Kruger National Park. The spectacular wide-open lawns create a feeling of space and tranquility - which is just the beginning of the Buckler’s experience. As you pass through the lodge you look directly over the river and often see spectacular wildlife sightings right at your doorstep.

​All units have stunning, high ceilings and beautiful modern finishes. Each unit comes standard with a fully equipped kitchenette, spacious en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, DSTV, patio, private braai facilities in an enclosed courtyard and access to the swimming pool. The self-catering facilities allow for little to no contact with lodge staff, in-house guests or public areas. 

​The authentic wild acoustics of lion, hippo and hyena offer a true African experience. For a closer brush with nature, private game drives can be arranged.

​Lodge has a total of sixteen units, with family units, superior rooms, deluxe suites and deluxe rooms as options. Each unit is equipped with unlimited Wi-Fi, kitchenettes and most rooms offer views of the Crocodile River.

Perfect for those travelling as a family or a group of friends, all units include the following:

·         Unlimited Wi-Fi

·         Bathrooms

·         Air conditioning

·         Kitchen with microwave, fridge, cutlery and crockery

·         A safe

·         Television

·         Tea and coffee making facilities

·         Wake up service

For all accommodation, check in is between 14:00 and 18:00. No check ins after 19:00 will be allowed. Check out time is at 10:00.

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Deluxe Room

Deluxe rooms offer guests a private patio with picturesque views of the Crocodile River. Each of the 8 rooms offer two three-quarter beds which can be converted to a king bed, en suite bathroom, work desk and kitchenette. 

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Deluxe Suite

Two deluxe suites are available, equipped with King size bed, en suite bathroom, lounge area and private patio. This provides the perfect setting to enjoy a sunrise breakfast while overlooking the Crocodile River.

Superior Room

The lodge is equipped with 3 superior rooms, each with two single or king beds, en suite bathroom with shower, lounge, kitchenette and private patio, complimented by views of the pool and Crocodile River.

2-Bedroomed family unit

Three 2-bedroomed family units are ideal for those who are travelling with their loved ones, or even a group of friends. The units offer twin and king beds, two en siute bathrooms, a kitchen and lounge and private patio with braai facilities. Family units provide the perfect relaxing atmosphere for well-deserved time off and views of the Crocodile River.

full day safari
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