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About Camp Shawu
With authentic buffalo dung walls, Camp Shawu paints a picture of the "real
Africa" described by famous explorers of colonial times. Private decks
overlooking the Mpanamana Dam, present a masterpiece of an African landscape.
Location: - A satellite camp belonging to the Shishangeni Lodge, Camp Shawu is
situated in a 15,000ha private concession in the south-eastern section of the
world-renowned Kruger National Park in South Africa.
Access: - Access by road from Johannesburg (approx 5 hours 30 minutes) or Maputo
(approx 1 hour 20 minutes). Camp Shawu is best accessed by road through the
Crocodile Bridge Gate of the Kruger National Park, from where it is
approximately 14 kms to the Lodge. Air access is to one of the airports in the
area: Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) ? 110 Km; Maputo Airport
(Mozambique) - 125 km or Malelane Airport - 70 km. Guests are met upon arrival
and transferred to the Lodge by road.
Accommodation: - The Camp can accommodate 10 guests in 5 very large rooms
overlooking the Mpanamana dam. All are luxuriously equipped with romantic ball
and claw bath, mini bar, sitting area facing open fireplace, ceiling fans and
outside shower. A large verandah with reclining chairs and umbrella is the
perfect spot from which to watch the game come down to drink.
Facilities: - The central facility consists of a lounge, indoor and outdoor
dining area as well as a splash pool. Voltage: 220V
Activities: - With an emphasis on walking trails, guests can experience a
typical old-fashioned safari first-hand. Safaris in open 4WD vehicles are also
Child policy: - Camp Shawu welcomes children of all ages and child-care is
available upon request. In the interest of personal safety, children under 6
years are unfortunately not allowed on game drives and only those over the age
of 12 years are permitted on game walks