Hongonyi Private Game Lodge


Sightings of Lion & Elephant on the Big 5 drives & tracking the Cheetah is part of the HONGONYI experience with excellent photo opportunities of Africa’s most amazing animals as well as the ‘Little Big5’ and the ‘Secret Seven’.

With its unique informal relaxed ambience, this delightful luxury 3 star bush lodge, offers informative early morning bush walks and superb game drives to the wildlife enthusiast. It’s a bird watchers paradise and a photographers dream.

It’s an ‘African Adventure of Distinction’.

With 10 en-suite double bedrooms, 4 family rooms and a cosy Honeymoon suite, all surrounded by a tropical garden, Hongonyi offers the ultimate in relaxation. Rooms are equipped with overhead fans and insect screens to protect you from the African heat, ensuring a perfect night’s rest. There are no noisy air-conditioners, radios, TV’s or fridges in the rooms.

Keep binoculars close by as you relax on the viewing deck or in the bush lounge where refreshments are served, laze on a hammock under the shade of a tree, or cool down in the invigorating waters of the rock pool.
Listen to the haunting roar of the Lions in the distance, the sounds of the Jackal as they roam the reserve, and the bark of the Hyena that electrifies the night.

Hongonyi is close to the Kruger National Park, Blyde River canyon (3rd largest in the world) and many other places of interest.

It’s An African Adventure of Distinction.

Hongonyi Private Game Lodge has received the AA American Express Accommodation Awards for Semi Finalist in 2006/2007 and Finalist in 2008.

Nature Reserve Game Reserve Mountain Views
English Afrikaans Dutch
Wining & Dining
Breakfast served Lunch on request Dinner served Set Menu offered Caters for Vegetarian
Leisure facilities
Bar on premises Bird Watching Communal TV Game Viewing Garden Swimming Pool Walking / Hiking
Business & conferencing
Fax Machine Internet Enabled PCP photo copy Machine Conference Room (< 25 people)
General Facilities
Airport Shuttle Service, Curio Shop, Family friendly, Fireplace on premises, Gay friendly, Laundry Service, Safe Parking,
In all rooms
Fan, No Smoking, Tea and Coffee, Bed Linen supplied Towels
In some rooms
Air Conditioning, Fireplace, Heater, Iron & Ironing board Microwave, Washing Machine, Oven, Freezer

Attractions in the area:

  • ·         Cheetah Breeding Project

  • ·         Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation

  • ·         Panorama Route

  • ·         Kruger National Park

  • ·         Blyde River Canyon

  • ·         Pilgrims Rest

  • ·         Hazyview 100

  • ·         Elephant Back Safaris

  • ·         River rafting

  • ·         Hot Air Ballooning