An exclusive guesthouse, 1km away from the famous Kruger National Park
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Accommodation and Facilties at Kaia Tani Guesthouse. Top quality lodging served by our devoted team. We are focused on making your stay a memorable one.

Kaia Tania Exclusive Guest House is situated 1.5 km away from the famous Kruger National Park.We have 6 rooms all in traditional African style, with ensuitefacilities. The rooms are equipped with television, fridge, air-conditioning, safe and hairdryer. Laundry service is available upon request

We have a beautiful garden with pool and an area for relaxing. Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas. In the evening let yourself be tempted by our local chef’s specialities, offering a mixture of Mediterranean and African cuisine.

We organise numerous excursions which are available on our website. The full day safari in the Kruger Park is a must, but if you have less time, we can organise half-day day or night tours. For further information, please contact us at info@kaiatani.com

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Kruger National Park

This 2 million hectare National Park is famous for it’s unrivalled diversity of life forms fuses with historical and archaeological sights and is a must for all who visit South Africa. Enjoy a relaxing day touring with us and experience Africa..The Kruger is home to an impressive number of species … trees, reptiles, birds, mammals including of course the famous BIG 5 (lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo). For those who enjoy their culture and history you can visit the bushman rock paintings and majestic archaeological sites like Masorini and Thulamela. We can assist with arranging bush walks, night game drives and bush braais just to mention a few with Kruger National Park Rangers. Please ask us for further details.

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Safaris & Excursions

We are familiar with all attractions and amenities in the area and will gladly assist you in arranging car rental, night drives, river safaris, etc. Please click on any of the options below to find out more...


Meet the owners

About us

Barbara and Paolo decided - after many trips to Africa - to move their residence to the beautiful region at the Kruger National Park. The married couple who has their roots in Italy - is looking forward to welcoming you cordially to Kaia Tani Guesthouse.

2017 Rates

per person per night

From R 690.00

  • Bed & Breakfast Included
  • Lunch & Dinner on Request
  • Excludes Beverages
  • No Excursions included


Kaia Tani Guesthouse is conveniently situated in the town of Phalaborwa and…
within an hour you can reach the Airport of Phalaborwa by plane, coming from the Johannesburg International Airport.
Coming by car, you can either choose the N1 continuing on the R71 passing through Tzaneen and Gravelotte, or you follow the N12 and N4 up to Belfast, continuing to Lydenburg, Hoedspruit. The drive will take you approximately 5 hours.
Coming in to Phalaborwa you follow the directions to KRUGER NATIONAL PARK. On the cross road where you find SPAR on your right hand side you turn right into Copper road, the next right again and the second left is Boekenhout, where you find us on number 29.


Latitude -23.9507 Longitude 31.149