Baleni is an environment where nature, economy and spiritualism have a rich integration. With an economy strongly dependent on traditional salt-mining, visiting Baleni allows the responsible traveller the opportunity to see how modern people integrate ancient traditions and techniques into their 21st century lives.
Bonwa Phala is a 5000 Hectare Nature Reserve which offers a pristine, diverse and unique destination in the Bela Bela District of Limpopo Province. The weather is warm almost all year round and Bonwa Phala is a true home for lovers of nature and the African bush. The outstanding feature being that it is under 2 hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria and due to the location of the main lodge it offers absolute privacy.
Luxurious accommodation in the Limpopo Province. Romantic, harsh, exciting, intriguing, breath-takingly beautiful...Africa, the continent of contrasts, invites a travel experience like no other.
For years, a private retreat hidden amongst the giant boulders that once afforded protection and security to wandering clans of Bushman, Bushman's Hide luxury tented camp is now welcoming small select groups and individual adventurers.
The circular flowing lawns hold all the eight small wooden units, nestled amongst massive indigenous trees and smaller thorn bushes. The swimming pool is surrounded by tall palms and flanked by a large open fireplace.
Dinokeng is a huge tourist destination being developed just north-east of Pretoria, South Africa, and consists of the Cullinan, Roodeplaat Dam and Dinokeng Game Reserve areas.
When we say "being developed" we actually mean that there are about a gazillion activities and places to stay that far too few people know about. And check this out; we're:
Feathers Country Estate is a combination of luxurious Hospitality venues, situated 5kms outside Warmbaths / Bela-Bela on a Private farm and is only 1 hour 30 min drive from Pretoria.
Within the Waterberg Mountains is a private retreat known as Jobedi Game Reserve.
Kudu Bush Lodge is located on a cattle farm in the beautiful Waterberg bushveld, one and a half hours from Gauteng, close to Mookgophong (Naboomspruit) in the Limpopo Province.
Offering spectacular golden plains, breathtaking sunsets and Big 5 game viewing, Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp, "Place of the Giant Eagle Owl", is the ideal location for a starry-eyed getaway.
The malaria-free Mabalingwe Nature Reserve covers more than 12 500 hectares of scenic rolling hills and is home to the "Big 5", namely lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard. The Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, which is situated in South Africa's northern Limpopo Province, is also home to hippos, giraffe, hyenas and sables to name but a few of the 36 species of wildlife.
The Marakele National Park in the heart of the Waterberg Mountains, as its Tswana name suggests, has become a 'place of sanctuary' for an impressive variety of wildlife due to its location in the transitional zone between the dry western and moister eastern regions of South Africa.
Located in the Marakele National Park, the Marataba Safari Lodge is surrounded by breathtaking landscapes comprising dramatic mountains and gorges, bush, plains and rivers.
The lodge is very accessible, being under four hours driving from Johannesburg or just a 50 minute flight.
Matamba offers a unique camping experience, Sue and Alan Jarman have built the campsite they always dreamt of finding during a lifetime of traveling in Africa.
Nestling on 3600 hectares of privately owned bushveld, Motsomi overlooks the majestic Waterberg Mountain Range.
Situated in the malaria-free Masebe Reserve, this camp affords visitors a lovely opportunity to hike and mountain bike in a game reserve with no dangerous animals.
Ntokozo Croc Farm breed crocodiles for the skin and meat industry. Guest are welcome to view our crocodiles and will see the different sizes, ages that crocodiles go through.
Four comfortable Hemmingway-style tents, dwarfed by the distantt BOBIDI Mountain and screened by trees reaching up to the bluest sky, seem fused by the ancient red rock. The tents have elevated sone bases, thatched roofs and are decorated in tribute of the Bushmen/San people who lived in the area for thousands of years and are still living in a nearby traditional village.
SanRock Resort & Conference Centre is situated 5km outside Modimolle (Nylstroom) in the heart of the Waterberg region of Limpopo province, a mere 160km from OR Tambo International Airport. Comprising a plentiful 96 hectares of natural bushveld and situated in the epicenter of one of Southern Africa's most celebrated eco-tourism designations, SanRock is the ideal escape for a bushveld retreat.
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