Moholoholo Ya Mati

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Moholoholo 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)

When its time for that well earned break and you need to escape the rat race, the peace and tranquillity of Ya Mati will have you coming back for more.

Ya Mati is well situated as a base to visit many of the other destinations in the Lowveld area


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.


Forest Camp accommodates a maximum of 20 people in 10 secluded, luxuriously appointed thatched, log or reed chalets. Each chalet is uniquely decorated, has en-suite facilities and ceiling fans in the bedrooms ensuring a most comfortable stay.


The main building is where the dining room and deck are situated. The deck overlooks a small shady waterhole under a canopy of large trees where Nyala and Bushbuck come to quench their thirst together with Samango monkeys under the watchful eyes of birds such as green Twinspots, Paradise Fly Catchers and Pygmy Kingfishers. The waterhole is floodlit at night and visited by nocturnal animals such as Bush pig, Civet and Porcupine.

Scrumptious home style meals are served around a bushveld fire or on the thatched deck set high above the forest floor.

All meals are served buffet style:

  • Breakfast is served between 7:15 am to 9.00 am
  • Lunch between 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
  • Dinner (either buffet or braai) at 7:00 pm
  • Tea/coffee, rusks & cookies are available 24 hours a day.

    Any which're in for the time of your life!

    Additional Activities ( Prices on request):

    • Moholoholo Ya Mati Teagarden
    • River Rafting
    • Boat cruises on Blyderiver dam

    To avoid disappointment book in advance.

    Enjoy a special wedding at Ya Mati and make your dreams come true in our beautiful rock and thatch chapel. Moholoholo is situated on the banks of the Blyde River and is surrounded by the Drakensberg Mountains, hidden under lush trees and beautifully kept lawns.

    Weddings of up to 160 can be held in our marquee tent and up to 100 people in our newly built restaurant.