Ashtons has been in operation since 1993 and is a nationally bonded member of SATSA. We focus on the Greater Kruger and the Garden Route, offering up-close-and-personal safari encounters, quality game lodges and very affordable transfer options with our own vehicles and drivers.

Experience the real Africa in prime Big Five territory under the watchful eyes of professionally trained guides. Reduce your overall safari cost by booking onto the daily return Kruger Shuttle service between Johannesburg and the greater Hoedspruit area. Book a private transfer that suits your unique travel requirements. Experience unparalleled adventure and beauty on the Garden Route. See below for all your options

Shuttles & Transfers

07h00 Kruger Shuttle: Daily from Johannesburg

The daily 07h00 Kruger Shuttle departure from Johannesburg provides affordable & reliable set-departure transfers to Hoedspruit and the Greater Kruger game lodges and safari operations located in the surrounding private game reserves. Transfer in air-conditioned comfort through some of South Africa's most beautiful scenery at a fraction of the flight cost and reduce the overall cost of your safari package

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11h00 Kruger Shuttle: from OR Tambo Airport Tuesdays, Thursdays & Sundays

The 11h00 Kruger Shuttle departs from Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 1 March 2015 onwards. It provides affordable & reliable set-departure transfers to Hoedspruit and the Greater Kruger game lodges and safari operations located in the surrounding private game reserves. After flying into Johannesburg, transfer on the same day in air-conditioned comfort through some of South Africa's most beautiful scenery at a fraction of the flight cost and reduce the overall cost of your safari package

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11h00 Kruger Shuttle: Daily from Hoedspruit

The daily 11h00 Kruger Shuttle departure from Hoedspruit provides affordable & reliable set-departure transfers back to Johannesburg from Hoedspruit and the Greater Kruger game lodges and safari operations located in the surrounding private game reserves.Transfer in air-conditioned comfort through some of South Africa's most beautiful scenery at a fraction of the flight cost and reduce the overall cost of your safari package

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Lodges & Safaris

Naledi Game Lodge

Naledi Game Lodge is for those who wish their Big 5 African Safari experience to be intimate, personal, private  and exclusive! Naledi is set right in the heart of Big Game Country, in the world's most famous reserve, the magnificent Greater Kruger National Park. Located in the private Balule Reserve which was incorporated into Greater Kruger some years ago, at Naledi you will have all the benifit of a private safari in a very private place!

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Tshimbila Walking Safaris

An incredible up-close encounter with the real African bush and wildlife from the comfort of an established private game lodge. Traditional guided game drives in open safari vehicles are combined with guided walks under the watchful guidance of qualified rangers. With the vast majority of African game lodges focusing on game drives only, the opportunity to walk with armed rangers in a truly wild part of Africa is a rare and special treat that will never be forgotten. And it all unfolds in prime Big 5 territory…

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The Village Lodge

The Village Lodge with a three star grading, is situated in the centre of Storms River Village on the edge of the Tsitsikamma Forest. This pristine area of forest mountain and sea is a must for the Garden Route traveller and the Lodge is ideal for a stop over to enjoy all that this delightful area has to offer. 

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