DIRECTIONS TO SAVANNA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE

Please do not follow the GPS Co-ordinates as they take you the wrong way.

Distances

  • Johannesburg to Savanna: approximately five-and-a-half hours (approximately 480km)
  • KMIA (Nelspruit) to Savanna: approximately one-and-a-half hours (approximately 130km)
  • Take the N12, or N4 highway to Nelspruit.
  • When you enter Nelspruit, turn left at the 3rd traffic light (Crossings Shopping centre should be on your left) and follow the signboards towards White River.
  • From White River, take the R40 to Hazyview. You will reach a T junction where you turn left and head into Hazyview.
  • Go through Hazyview, turn right after the footbridge onto the R536. Sign boards to Kruger National Park and Kruger Gate.
  • After approximately 34km, turn left onto a dirt road at the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign.
  • Travel for about 10km until you reach a large intersection, where you will see the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign.
  • Turn right here and follow this road for 1.8km.
  • At the T-junction, turn left at the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign and after about 600m, turn left at the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign.
  • Follow this road for about 1 km until you arrive at Newington Gate, you will need to pay to enter – check with the lodge before arrival to confirm current rates. Keep the slip and get it stamped at Savanna, as you will need to produce it at the gate on your departure.
  • Once in the gate turn left and follow the signposts to Savanna Lodge, which is approximately 1 km after the gate.
  • From KMIA follow the signs to White River 
  • At the first robot, turn right towards Hazyview onto the R40 
  • From Hazyview, turn right (if coming from White River) onto the R536. Sign boards to Kruger National Park and Kruger Gate. 
  • After approximately 34km, just after the brown Savanna Private Game Reserve sign turn left onto a dirt road at the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign. 
  • Travel for about 10km until you reach a large intersection, where you will see the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign. 
  • Turn right here and follow this road for 1.8km. 
  • At the T-junction, turn left at the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign and after about 600m, turn left at the Sabi Sand – Newington Gate sign. 
  • Follow this road for about 1 km until you arrive at Newington Gate, you will need to pay to enter – check with the lodge before arrival to confirm current rates. Keep the slip and get it stamped at Savanna, as you will need to produce it at the gate on your departure 
  • Once in the gate turn left and follow the signposts to Savanna Lodge, which is approximately 1 km after the gate.
  • As you leave the airport, drive 2.1 km to T-junction and Turn right
  • After 800 m (you will cross the Low-water bridge) turn left at the 4-way
  • Drive 900 m and turn right
  • After 2.5 km reach a 4-way. Go straight
  • After approximately 12 km, you reach Kruger Gate. Go through and exit Kruger National Park
  • Drive for 7.5 km to Newington Turn-off and turn right onto the dirt road.
  • Approximately 9.1 km later you reach a cross-roads – turn right here
  • After 1.8 km turn left at T-junction
  • Drive 0.6 km and turn left
  • After 1.1 km you will arrive at gate (you will need to pay to enter – check with the lodge before arrival to confirm current rates). Go through and stay left
  • After only 400 m, turn left at the Savanna sign, just after leaving the fence.
  • Just under 1 km, arrive at Savanna Lodge.