In addition to the sights and sounds of the African bush, there are resident warthogs at Needles Lodge and regular appearances from local giraffe, zebra, kudu, wildebeest and impala who wander around the lodge providing endless opportunities for close-up animal interaction.With Kruger Park in the 'back garden', Needles Lodge is the perfect launch-pad for your safari trip. Stay a few days, enjoy the hospitality, take a day-trip to discover the diverse attractions in the province of Mpumalanga or, if you're looking for a peaceful retreat, simply relax by the pool and escape the hustle and bustle of every-day life. We offer six beautifully appointed suites, each with its own character and atmosphere and all the luxuries to ensure a comfortable stay in the bush.Every room enjoys air-conditioning and is equipped with a ceiling fan; bathrooms are en-suite offering an extra-large bath as well as a separate shower. Guest amenities, coffee and tea are complimentary and all rooms are equipped with a hair dryer.Double suites are equipped with extra-length king size beds, twin suites have extra-length side-by-side single beds for persons sharing. Bed linen is of superior quality, pure 100% Egyptian cotton.The d?cor has been tastefully chosen to ensure that you feel completely relaxed with all the comforts of home without losing the African atmosphere.With the lounge, dining and entertainment area located in the centre of the lodge, the rooms stretch out on either side and are joined by wooden decks that converge on the central deck and patio. Each room has large sliding doors that open out onto a wooden deck with the bush directly ahead. From your bed, you can enjoy views out into the bush and watch the numerous animals that are regular visitors to the lodge. Children are welcome, and can be accommodated in their own room or share with parents.All rooms are air-conditioned and have ceiling fans, hairdryers, free amenities, coffee and tea.Bathrooms are en-suite with extra-large bath and separate standing shower.Central seating and entertainment area.Fully stocked honesty bar.Outside entertainment deck and swimming pool.A full, hearty, breakfast and dinner is served daily and lunch can be arranged according to your preference with prior notice.Picnic hampers can be arranged on request.TV with DSTV satellite, including a choice of sports channels, Discovery Channel, CNN, Sky and BBC.Extensive library of magazines, books, history and safari coffee table books.Internet and E-mail access.Fax and telephone facilities.Same day laundry services.Selection of music CD's, DVD's and games.