All inclusive Lodges in Marloth Park

Crocodile Bridge Safari Lodge

Safari Tents and Riverfront Suites

Experience our luxurious Tents & River Suites, offering cozy bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Each unit boasts full air-conditioning and bush-style en-suite bathrooms complete with a shower, basin, and toilet.

All our units provide stunning views of the Crocodile River and Kruger Park. Situated at the entrance of Crocodile Bridge overlooking the Crocodile River, our units are positioned along the riverbank, allowing you to immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of our bush-veld paradise. Each unit is equipped with a fridge/freezer for your convenience, and selected units feature a kitchenette for preparing light meals
(please note that fires are not permitted close to any units for safety reasons).

In the late afternoon and evenings, our guests come together to savor pre-dinner drinks and share thrilling stories about the day’s wildlife sightings and activities. We kindly request you to bring your preferred drinks and beverages as we are not licensed to sell alcohol on the premises.

Our dinners feature a fixed menu of traditional South African dishes, prepared over open fires, in a potjie pot, or oven-baked to perfection.

To ensure a serene atmosphere for all our guests, we exclusively welcome those
aged 14 years and older to the lodge.


Maqueda Lodge is a small family owned boutique lodge situated in Marloth Park – so close to the world-famous Kruger National Park that our guests frequently hear lions and other animals calling – especially at night. Our location means that the closest entrance to Kruger is a short 15 minutes’ drive from the lodge. In addition, we are also ideally situated to enjoy day tours of the fascinating country of Swaziland as well as the famous Blyde River Canyon – part of the beautiful Panorama Route.

Maqueda Lodge is surrounded by the natural beauty of the African bush. Often, we have non-human visitors to the lodge such as giraffe and zebra as Marloth Park is an area containing the general game. Our bird life is fascinating and abundant around the lodge itself. This means that for those guests that would like some exercise it is possible to walk unaccompanied to the Kruger fence line where you may see a variety of animals within Kruger come down to the Crocodile River. The observation point is a mere 15 minutes’ walk from the lodge where you can sit and relax or continue walking for as long as you want to!

With only 12 rooms we pride ourselves on a personal and relaxed atmosphere for our guests. We are very fortunate that a significant number of our guests return repeatedly and become more like family members.



Where nature and elegance meet. Vida Nova Kruger brings eco-chic to Marloth Park accommodation, offering you an idyllic lodge with a conscious footprint. Bordering on the Kruger National Park, wake up and immerse yourself in African wilderness, with spectacular scenes of our iconic animals, and exquisite sunrises.

Vida Nova Kruger is committed to sustainability as part of the Fire Island Eco Retreats group, marrying conservation and adventure. We pride ourselves on offering guests luxury accommodation with attention to detail, as well as finely curated menus, and a range of high-end wines, imported spirits, and local favorites.

Our newly built swimming pool with ample seating, wraps around the front left of our deck area. It offers beautiful views of the river and provides an ideal spot to relax and savour the views of roaming game.

Vida Nova Kruger boasts two stunning dining areas. Our breakfast room is located on the ground floor, with views of the river. Lunch can be served either in this area, by the pool, or upstairs in our main dining, braai (bbq), and bar area.

Built in typical South African style with dark face brick and thatch roof, the first feature to strike guests is the expansive wooden deck covering the entire front section of the Vida Nova Kruger.

Vida Nova Kruger can sleep a maximum of 17 guests in 8 rooms. The lodge is divided into two sections. The front section has views over the crocodile river and the game grazing on the front lawn, and houses the master suite, 3 standard rooms and one smaller room. The front house is also where the communal dining areas are as well as the bar and viewing deck. The back section of the lodge is home to the loft, with a private side entrance, as well as two standard rooms, with a private lounge area. The two standard rooms could be booked with the loft, ideal for families or groups requiring more privacy. The back section is connected to the front with a decked ‘bridge’ where there is a seating area and tv. All of the bathrooms have been fully renovated, featuring high-end finishes, and the latest in bathroom accessories. Bringing in old-world charm, our bathroom cabinets are all personally selected antiques. Our rooms are outfitted with luxurious 300-thread count linen and luxury towels.

We have a fleet of vehicles providing the utmost comfort to guests for game drives through Kruger National Park, or transfers to the airports or Maputo.

At Ngala Spa, we believe in personalised wellness. Our luxury spa offers individualised experiences that are curated to breathe life into your personal goals for relaxation. Regardless of the wild adventure you choose to take, we hope you’ll know it to be exclusively yours.

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