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The Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate:
offers the experience of feeling like you're miles away from everything,
yet you are only a few minutes from the convenience of the tourist town
of Hoedspruit, with its selection of well-stocked shops and restaurants.
Major attractions such as the Kruger National Park and
Blyde River Canyon, the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, Moholoholo
Rehabilitation Centre, Bombyx Silk Farm, Khamai Reptile Park, and
Hoedspruit's giant Baobab tree are just a short drive away.
Shikwari Bush Lodge:
( 4 Star)
Bed & Breakfast Accommodation
Strydom Tunnel, Valley of the Olifants,
A small exclusive luxury
lodge nestled under the majestic Drakensburg Mountains. In a elegant and
relaxed setting. This is an ideal base to explore the Limpopo Province
and only an hour to Kruger National Park.
Our lodge commands wonderful vistas of the Drakensburg Mountains which
are home to the Manoutsa Vulture Colony with up to 660 pairs of Cape
Vulture. This is the fourth largest colony in the world.
Blyde Mountain Country House:
Only half an hour away from the Kruger National Park's Orpen Gate, Blyde
Mountain Country House is located at the foot of the Blyde River Canyon,
the largest green canyon in the world. Blyde Mountain Country Houses
thatched buildings are tucked away between citrus and mango estates
enhancing privacy and peacefulness.
Raptor's Lodge (4
Star) is a luxurious, private establishment situated in
Hoedspruit. Accommodation is offered on a self-catering or bed and
breakfast basis. Situated ideally between all popular tourist
destinations such as Kruger National Park, Cheetah Breeding Project,
Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre, Blyde River Canyon and the Panoramic
Route, Eastgate Airport (Hoedspruit) to mention but a few.
The twenty well-appointed double-suite Lodges are very spacious and
offer upmarket self-catering accommodation for up to 80 guests. Each
lodge is beautifully decorated in modern bushveld hues, and features
oversized baths, outdoor showers and all modern convenience items.
Blyde River Canyon
Lodge (4 Star), nestled
between the majestic Drakensberg
Mountains and the sparkling clear waters of the
offers travellers a unique bush experience. The Lodge is set in an 85
hectare Botanical Reserve which boasts a wealth of fauna and flora. Not
only is the Lodge a unique holiday experience, but is also “home away
from home” for many astute and professional businessmen/women who make
our lodge their regular place to stay whilst doing business in the area.
Blyde River Canyon Lodge is situated along the scenic
Panorama Route in the
Canyon. It is easily accessible to the
Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Three Rondavels, God’s Window and various
waterfalls. The lodge is just a 40-minute drive to the
Kruger National Park
- Orpen Gate. Excellent comfort and quality with a high standard of
furnishings, service and guest care.
Tshukudu Game Lodge -
a very special place which has touched the hearts of many ... where
the wildlife comes to you! Situated on its own private 5000 hectares
of BIG Game Reserve near the Kruger National Park and with the
breathtaking famous Drakensburg Mountains on the horizon, Tshukudu
is the ideal getaway where you can experience close encounters with
orphaned wild animals, excellent viewing opportunities of the BIG 5,
many other wild animals, an abundance of bird-life, and enjoy
comfortable, air-conditioned accommodation....
Moholholo Ya Mati:
Situated on the banks of the Banks of the Blyde River, just off the
R531, Magical Ya Mati awaits Hidden under lush trees, surrounded
by beautifully kept lawns and the Blyde River running through it, Ya
Mati is the ideal venue for that very special wedding or function. It
has a unique stone and thatch chapel, spacious riverside function
facilities and 5 luxury self catering chalets (can sleep 30 people)
Ya Mati must have the most unique camp
site in South Africa, with eleven exclusive stands each equipped with a
water and electricity point. For residents and those passing by, a visit
to the teagarden or newly opened restaurant is a must.
Ndabushi Retreat: Self Catering. A peaceful
retreat located on the banks of the Klaserie River 26 kms from
Hoedspruit on the Eastgate Airport road and 12 km from Eastgate
Game include Duiker, Bushbuck, Hippo. Occasional sightings of Leopard,
Hyena, African Wild Cat, Civet, Porcupine, Waterbuck and various other
animals. At night one can hear trumpeting of Elephants and roaring of
Lions from the neighbouring reserves. For the bird watcher, there is an
amazing number of bird species to be seen.
Relax, park out under the giant Leadwood trees or cool off in the large
swimming pool which has a thatched entertainment area on two sides.
For the larger groups, there is a lovely boma in the pool area & if you
wish to cater for group functions, there is a fully equipped kitchen at
Catering for group functions can be arranged.
Come & enjoy the peaceful tranquillity of Ndabushi and we will do our
best to make your stay enjoyable.
Bush Baby Lodge:
2 newly refurbished
self catering chalets, each containing a double bedroom and 2nd
bedroom with 2 single beds. Tea & coffee making facilities, fridge &
microwave. Fully equipped lapa / veld kitchen, situated next to rock
pool. Surrounded by lush gardens & natural bush land, containing
plains game & abundant bird life.
Loerie Guest House: Graded 3 star
Situated in the heart of the "BIG 5 COUNTRY".
Affordable luxury accommodation with 13 rooms with self-catering
facilities. We serve breakfast and dinner. Only 74km to the famous
Kruger National Park (Orpen and Phalaborwa Gates). Tourism centre in
town, as well as restaurants and curio shops. Experience has made us
experts in hospitality and services.
Motlala Country House Game Estate:
Graded a 4 star Game Lodge,
camp is set amongst large indigenous trees with two picturesque swimming
pools and a lounge deck. Enjoy your lazy afternoons whilst cocktails are
served from the open-air bar.
The camp consists of a main house with 4
individually appointed rooms decorated to the highest standards and
includes all the expected comforts and luxuries. There are also two
separate chalets, each accommodating 2 to 4 guests and is ideally
suitable for families or friends sharing.
Trail Camp is located in the Balule Nature Reserve, which is home
to Africa's Big 5. The reserve also boasts a wide variety of fauna
and flora, interesting topography and beautiful vistas. The Balule
Nature Reserve forms part of the nearly 3.5 million-hectare greater
Kruger National Park, which one of Africa's few remaining natural
Indawo focuses on providing a quality wilderness experience through the
provision of informative and authentic walking and camping safaris.
Trails commence from the Indawo Base Camp in the Balule Nature Reserve
south of the Olifants River.
is a perfect piece of Africa where you can escape the rat race and
rejuvenate body and soul in peace and tranquillity.
The Lodge is on the doorstep of the famed
Kruger National Park and a wide range of popular tourist destinations in
a region rich history, culture and spectacular scenery. By now world
famous for true South African hospitality and fine cuisine, Matumi
welcomes you as guests, but find you returning again and again as
Bundox Safari Lodge
In amongst the mysteries of Africa and South
Africa steep in mythology, an Eden awaits! Imaging a place so beautiful,
serene and unspoilt that it will wrap your soul in eternal longing to
return. Share the flickering camp fire with your hosts and fellow guests
and walk away with a memorable experience!
Relax and let your hosts escort you on
wonderful activities including game drives into Kruger National Park,
Elephant Back Safaris, visits to local rehabilitation centre's and many
more. Porcupine offers you a complete journey to wonderful memories.
Self catering. This 3 star camp is
perfect for both the individual traveller as well as smaller groups and
camp is 3 star graded and is designed to accommodate self-catering but
catering on request can be arranged to suit your needs. The camp offers
a large swimming pool set in the spacious garden with beautiful vistas
of the surrounding bushveld The camp sleeps a maximum of 16 guests
in 8 individually appointed en-suite bedrooms with shower & bath. Every
unit also boasts a fully equipped kitchenette with all the expected
equipment and facilities. There is also the main building which
facilitates a large dining room (with separate kitchen) and lounge area
(which can be used for meeting facilities).
Pools: is a secluded peaceful
self-catering camp where buffalo graze, gentle giraffe grace
the planes and the antelope linger amongst the veld.
offers 6 very affordable but yet comfortable tents under the protection
of roofs thatched by the locals. Although the camp does have electricity
supply it offers a "back to the basics" African experience - your camp
fire and paraffin light provide the ambience.
Your camp and tents are serviced daily and
linen is provided. There are also toilet facilities and hot showers
situated between the tents. Fully equipped kitchen.
Blue Cottages Country House:
Bed & Breakfast
Nestling in a four acre tropical garden on Olifants
River Estate, the Blue Cottages Country House offers stylish
accommodation in the farm house and cottages,
within good striking distance from Kruger Park and Escarpment Route.
Private Game Lodge With it's
unique relaxed ambience, this delightful luxury 3 star bush lodge offers
informative early morning bush walks and superb game drives to the
wildlife enthusiast. There are mountain views, bushveld views, dams,
lakes, waterholes & river beds. It's a bird watchers paradise and a
With 9 en-suite double rooms, 4 family rooms, a cosy Honeymoon suite,
and an executive self-catering unit, all surrounded by a tropical
garden. Hongonyi offers the ultimate in relaxation. Rooms are equipped
with mosquito nets, 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.
Mohlabetsi: Situated in the vast Balule Nature Reserve
which is part of the Greater Kruger National Park, this is Africa
at its very best!
At our small, intimate Lodge, with only 20 beds, guests are assured of
comfort and unobtrusive attentiveness, combined with an intimacy with
nature. Come and be especially close to the African Spirit here.
The Lodge is easily accessible, yet one enters an entirely different
world once within the camp. Life slows down to the rhythms of nature and
the rising and setting of the sun dictates our movements. The emphasis
here is upon close-up encounters with Africa’s spectacular wildlife,
from the mighty elephant, the impressive lion or the miniscule termite.
Zuleika Country House
Only half an hour away from the Kruger National Park's Orpen Gate,
located at the foot of the awesome mountain range of Limpopo's Blyde
River Canyon, the largest green canyon in the world !
This 29000 hectare nature reserve abounding in wildlife
(leopard, cheetah, rhino, giraffe, hippo, small antelope), features a 33
km gorge with spectacular precipitous cliffs rising up to 800 m from the
The viewpoints (Bourke's Luck Potholes, The Pinnacle, God's Window,
Three Rondavels allowing the visitor full appreciation of the stunning
visual drama that the canyon and its lake afford, are within easy reach.
Lodge is an exclusive prime facility where you can book the
entire Lodge for up to 16 people (Both lodge and/or Chalet) on a self
catering or catered basis.
The Lodge is ideal for families and friends, honeymoon couples, and a
magnificent location for birders, nature lovers, mini conferences,
corporate incentives, retreats, director’s breakaways, hideaways and the
perfect location for the adventurer.
The lodge is situated on a most spectacular setting on the Eastern
escarpment of the Drakensberg Mountains in the Limpopo Province, which
is a world heritage site of mountainous wonderland, and nature
Khumbula iAfrica is nestled at the gateway to the Kruger National
Park. Offering accommodation that is affordable, luxurious,
air-conditioned and serviced.
Khumbula iAfrica is an
8-sleeper thatched getaway in BIG FIVE country; complete with a private
plunge pool, waterhole and lock-up garage. Indulge in the comfort of
this thatched, cosy, well-appointed, self-contained accommodation set in
the tranquil surroundings of the African bushveld with a view over the
Kruger National Park, that is frequented by abundant bird life and
free-ranging game, large and small.
Breakaway Chalets is situated on a private property,
surrounded by private game reserves with the Orpen and Phalaborwa
gates, entrances to the Kruger National Park, nearby.
These five en-suite chalets are very private and cool with high
thatch roofs. Three chalets sleep four guests and two chalets sleep
five guests comfortably. They all have air-conditioning and a clear
swimming pool at the main residence are connected with their
individual walking paths. Each chalet has a fully equipped kitchen
with a two-plate stove, a microwave, a toaster, a fridge and a
kettle. There is a Boma with braai area outside each chalet. The
chalets are serviced daily with clean towels and bedding. One of
these chalets is wheelchair friendly.
- “The Best Kept Secret in the Bushveld” - Sit quietly at one of the
many hides and dams situated on the farm and watch the abundant bird
life busy with their daily routine. Lunch is spent around your own
private swimming pool, swimming and soaking up the sun, while a mother
warthog and her kids visit you for tea.
At dusk, the Drakensberg Mountains are awash with red - sundowners
defined. In the evening, you enjoy a 'bushveld braai'. You spend the
evening around the fire, relaying the days stories. After the sun goes
down, the night comes alive. The lonely call of the Hyena, the bark of
the hungry Jackal and the Owl's hoot and the piercing call of the Night
Jar. This is the time to sit and stare at the southern night sky, and
then you realise that this has to be God's own country.
This B&B is nestled inside Hoedspruit
Wildlife Estate surrounded by bush and wild animals such as Rhino,
Buffalo , Giraffe, Zebra, Hyena, Jackal and many more buck species.
The B&B also has it's own private waterhole next to the pool where
you can enjoy sundowners ordered from the bar awaiting the animals
to come and drink water. We also have a wide variety of bird life.
You can take a drive through the estate or a walk on resident roads
and drive through the game farm to observe the wildlife. Wherever
you travel within the Wildlife Estate you can be assured of finding
wildlife. Guided game walks will bring you closer to nature that you
can ever dream of and the well informed guides will be able to
supply you with a lot of knowledge of the bushveld!