Tinashe is a wildlife ranch in the heart of the Kalahari. Tinashe is your number one destination for lion hunting in South Africa’s North West province, offering a unique experience in one of the most beautiful parts of the country – a place where the spirit of Africa is palpable with every breath.
Owned and operated by Clayton and Sabrina Fletcher, Tinashe is a world-class hunting outfitter offering an exceptional hunting experience, whether you’re a seasoned trophy collector or a novice, who needs guidance on your first hunting safari.
A luxury hunting lodge in the heart of the wild Kalahari, Tinashe is the premier destination for plains game hunting and lion hunting in South Africa, close to the Botswana border. A large hunting area of Kalahari bushveld, high trophy quality and uniquely South African hospitality, will ensure that your highest expectations are met at Tinashe.
Average Client rating:
Clayton and Sabrina Fletcher
25 40 56 S / 23 42 22 E
How long have you been in operation as an outfitter? 20 Years
How many years’ experience do you have as PH? 23 Years
How many PHs do you employ? None
Member of (include membership no): PHASA, FLE004
Tinashe Outfitters operates in the North West province of South Africa, near the Botswana border. Known as the Kalahari, this area is one of South Africa’s most sought-after hunting destinations, which is home to many species of dangerous and plains game. Lions, cheetah, leopard, rhino and buffalo are among the 24 species that you can expect to see while on safari with us.
What makes the Kalahari popular for lion hunting is the sandy terrain and experienced Bushmen trackers.
|Country/s of operation||South Africa|
|Area / Province||North West Province|
|Own land / concession/s||Own Land|
|Size of location/s||12 000 HEC|
|Terrain & vegetation||Sandy with Bushveld|
|Rainfall & temperatures||Rainfall 12 inch per year.
Summer 45 C and Winter 20 C .
|Appropriate clothing||Summer: Short ,cool clothing as it gets very hot.
Winter: Longs with a jacket as our nights are cold.
|Nearest tarred road||Tosca 40km|
|Nearest town||Vryburg 220km|
|Nearest medical facility||Vryburg 220km|
|Nearest airport & distance||Johannesburg|
|Nearest landing strip||On the property|
|Air charter required to reach destination? / Other?||no|
|Method of transport from airport & back
Who meets the hunter?
|Our clients arrive at Johannesburg International Airport. Clients will be meet by a Tinashe representative. Transportation by road to the hunting concession takes 5 hours. Should you prefer flying Tinashe will assist you in the arrangements .|
Type of accommodation:
The luxury lodge captures that unique feeling of tranquillity in the heart of the untamed African bushveld.
Spacious and modern detailed interior design, leave guests feeling right at home. The lodge has its own private sparkling plunge pool with a beautiful sundeck and our guests are welcome enjoy our fully stocked lodge bar and private cinema.
When you’re ready to call it a day, recline in your comfortable, stylishly outfitted, air conditioned ensuite chalet with twin or king sized bed and fresh, clean linen. Modern, fully-equipped bathrooms feature a bath, walk in shower, his and her basins and plenty fluffy white towels.
Permanent buildings | Sleeps: 12
Rooms & Bathroom facilities:
Sleeps: Single | Double | Family (king size bed rooms & three quarter bed rooms)
Shower | Baths | Flushing toilets | Pool | Daily laundry and ironing | Air-Conditioning (each room)
Includes all food| Includes soft drinks | Includes local wine and beer | Includes all spirits
Consideration for allergies/illnesses | Special provision for dietary requirements
Power &/or back -up:
Electricity (Electricity runs at 220/230 volts AC50HZ)
Generator (automatically switches on when there`s load sheading)
Solar | Battery
Connectivity & reception:
Mobile connection (Vodacom) | Wi-Fi | TV | Satellite reception
Max capacity: 12 PAX
Our clients live for the adrenaline-infused experience of tracking and adding black-maned Kalahari lions and lionesses to their trophy collections. The Kalahari is also rich in a wide variety of plains game species that freely roam the savanna. Experience the adrenaline pumping through your body as you scope out some of the most exciting trophies you’ll ever find. Here at Tinashe, we will create a custom safari based on the species you’re interested in.
|White Lion||Waterbuck||Black Springbuck|
|White Lioness||Blesbuck||White Springbuck|
|Hunter||Big 5 hunter $600.00 Plains’ game hunter $ 400.00|
|Gratuities||Optional. But appreciated.|
|Who handles firearm permits?||Tinashe Administration Office|
|Availability of firearm supplies||Yes. Rifles can be hired from Tinashe . Variety available.|
Our reputation for providing the ultimate lion, plains game and dangerous game hunting packages in South Africa is integral to the success of Tinashe. For your convenience, each hunting package includes luxury accommodation in our safari lodge, along with transportation across the land in a luxury SUV. Our attentive staff will see to your comfort every step of the way, whether you’re relaxing at the lodge, or out on the savannas with our professional hunting team.
|1 Male Lion||1 Black Wildebeest|
|1 Buffalo||1 Blue Wildebeest|
|1 Red Hartebeest|
|7 Days accommodation for 1 hunter and 1 observer.||1 Impala|
|$32 000.00||1 Blesbuck|
|7 Days accommodation for 1 hunter and observer.|
|Trackers & skinners||X|
|Trophies wounded or lost||X||All wounded trophies are charged as per pricelist.|
|Skinning and field preparation||X|
|Repatriation of trophies to taxidermist||X|
|Taxidermy charges and cost||X|
|Packing, dipping and shipping of trophies||X|
|All license fees, permits and hunting licenses, CITIES permits||X||All permits needed are arranged by Tinashe. Permits are charged as per pricelist.|
|Provision for disabled hunters?||X|
|Number of hunting vehicles available||3|
|V. A. T||X||Vat is charged on all accommodation and wounded trophies.|
|Insurance||X||Tinashe has liability insurance .All trophies are insured by Tinashe for any damage or losses that might accidentally occur.|
|Supplementary nights before & after the safari.||X||All accommodation before and after the safari, is paid for by the client. Tinashe can assist in the arrangements.|
|Family- & Child-friendly?||X|
|Flights||X||Tinashe can assist in arranging scheduled flights. Tinashe has its own air-strip for your convince.|
|Members of staff (PHs trackers, skinners, lodge)||X||It takes a village to provide the world-class level of dedicated service we are committed to offering our valued guests, and we are thankful for our formidable staff who share our enthusiasm for the Kalahari and our passion for excellent guest experiences|