Explore the Wild: Discover the Beauty of the Kruger National Park
Permanently stationed on the historically-rich Selati Bridge above the Sabie River in the iconic Kruger National Park, Kruger Shalati offers the most unique luxury accommodation in a re-envisioned train, which will pay homage to the guests who explored the park nearly 100 years ago while welcoming new explorers from near and far. The train celebrates where the first visits to the iconic park were allowed in the early 1920s, the train would park overnight in the exact spot where Kruger Shalati is positioned.
The train accommodation offers 31 rooms, consisting of 24 carriage rooms and 7 bridge house rooms (to be completed in 2022) , each of which is designed to ensure breathtaking views and comfort. Each room is designed with local art and crafts to celebrate Africa’s beautiful designs. Aligned with the floor level of the train lies a deck with a pool, offering guests the unique experience of taking a dip while watching crocodiles, hippos and elephants just meters below.
Experience the Kruger, suspended over the Sabie River.
Situated as a gateway to the Kruger National Park, adjacent to the Skukuza Camp, Kruger Shalati offers an express entryway to freedom, relaxation and meaningful connection. Our guests have convenient access to everything the park has to offer and a diverse range of other major attractions in the area.
At Shalati, you’ll enjoy first-of-its-kind luxury accommodation in a re-envisioned train stationed on the historically-rich Selati Bridge above the Sabie River in the Kruger National Park.
Offering 31 rooms, consisting of 24 Train Carriage Suites and 7 Bridge House Suites, all of which will provide a deeply visceral experience, tailored for immersive comfort. Whether you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind adventure, an enthralling break or to simply unwind while surrounded by earth’s finest creations, Kruger Shalati looks forward to welcoming you on a journey of discovery with nature in the most extraordinary way imaginable
These rooms are located on the Selati Bridge overlooking the Sabie River below. Each room has a king-sized bed (which can be converted to twin beds) and en suite bathroom (with shower and bath) with magnificent views through ceiling-to-floor glass walls. There’s a small lounge area with a Juliet balcony, as well as all the modern convenience to ensure a fuss-free stay. These include a fully-stocked mini-bar, air-con, WiFi and butler service. Access to these rooms are via a walkway on the bridge.
The Bridge House rooms are land-based, family friendly rooms. These will only be available from 2022.
Luxury Suite Interleading 2 to 4-sleeper (36m2 + 36m2)
Family Interleading suite (36m2 + 48m2)2
Fully Accessible 2 to 6-sleeper Inclusive of 2 Kids Under 12
Honeymoon Suite 2-sleeper (35m2 + 15m2 Private Deck)
Includes Private Pool, Garden and Outdoor Shower