On a rocky outcrop, nestled between
granite boulders you will find this South African tourist jewel.
Boulders is a place where time stands
and where beauty of African bush unveils itself to visitors in all
is a private and very exclusive lodge, located approximately 30
minutes from the Phalaborwa Gate to the Kruger National Park .
The lodge offers 4 luxury, air-conditioned, thatched chalets - each
en-suite bathroom, ceiling fan and a balcony which offers
a unique view of the surrounding valley.
Boulders Dam Lodge offers a
perfect getaway from the hussle and bussle of everyday life.
The Dam Lodge's rustic settings ensure that you experience the
tranquility and beauty of the surrounding bush.
Enjoy "catch and release" fishing at the dam which is situated a few
metres from the chalets.
The Lodge offers self catering facilities are provided to ensure an
undisturbed and peaceful stay and can accommodate upto 8 people.
Facilities included are : Indoor kitchen, stove, fridge, outdoor
shower, electricity, ceiling fans, hot water and braai facilities.
Dining at Boulders
full time chef ensures that guests are only served the finest
cuisine out on the "deck" overlooking one of the many waterholes on
the ranch. Sundowners are best enjoyed from the dining deck, where
the view of the Drakensberg on the horizon is truly magnificent.
excitement from the day, refresh yourself with long cool drinks from
a well stocked bar.
adventures, true South African braai's (barbeques) under a
star-studded African sky are not to be missed.
A wide variety of game is found on the
ranch including white rhino, buffalo, sable, eland, kudu, hyena, giraffe,
warthog, wildebeest, zebra, impala, nyala, waterbuck, reedbuck, duiker,
klipspringer, the shy and very rare Sharpe's grysbuck, as well as a very
prolific leopard population. Cheetah, wild dog, elephant and lion have also been
sighted on occasion, as they pass through the ranch to neighbouring wildlife
Boulders is a birdwatcher's paradise, whether you are sitting in your chalet,
the dining deck or taking a 4x4 safari, you are guaranteed to see a wide variety
of birds. A number of different game viewing activities all under the expert
guidance of a professional game guide, ensure that guest are offered a varied
yet relaxing bush experience which includes game drives, bushwalks and night
drives. Discover the smaller miracles of nature through the eyes of someone who
knows and loves the bush, from identifying the types of trees, to the different
species of birds and insects.
Boulders ensures that their wildlife are well looked after by putting hidden
tick sprays around the ranch. Explore the ancient “koppies” on Boulders and
witness the remarkable shapes and sizes of the rock formations.
We specialize in ethical Bow hunting, though trophy animals may be
hunted with a rifle.