Category: Waterberg Biosphere

Waterberg Biosphere

Itaga Private Game Lodge

Waterberg Mountains, near Bela-Bela, Limpopo

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Amenities & Facilities

 Nature or Scenic Area Onsite Parking Restaurant Rooms 

Nestling in the shadows of the Waterberg Mountains, near Bela-Bela, Itaga Lodge is located in the greater Mabalingwe Nature Reserve - a Malaria free area of Limpopo Province and home to the 'Big 5' (Lions in separate high security enclosure). It takes only 2 hours to reach Itaga from Johannesburg and just over an hour from Pretoria, travelling via the national Polokwane road - one of the country’s finest scenic highways.

Itaga has earned a proud reputation as an exclusive but affordable luxury lodging establishment offering 8 tastefully appointed, air-conditioned / heated en-suite, African themed chalets. The rooms have private pergola covered patios and guests have a choice of either shower & bath, or shower only. Most rooms also feature a screened outdoor 'bush shower' for that exhilarating 'Out of Africa' experience!

The thatched central complex has a romantically appointed dining area; an intimate lounge with feature fireplace; a cocktail bar with viewing deck overlooking the floodlit waterhole; a cozy open-air bush boma; an all day tea & coffee refreshment station for the convenience of our guests; a DSTV loft lounge and library; a gift, curio and fashion goods boutique; a swimming pool with large sundeck, and indoor / outdoor conference facilities catering for up to 16 corporate delegates. The elevated 'upper deck' offers stunning views across the plains and the quiet solitude of this private location makes it the perfect place to witness sensational sunsets, whilst savouring the moment with a sundowner cocktail.

Child Policy:

* The lodge does not have entertainment facilities for children.
* Children over the age of 12 are considered adults and will be charged the full rate.
* Children under the age of 12 will be charged 75 percent of the standard rates.

Rate From:

South African Rate From:

Sundays to Thursdays:
R 1 745 per person sharing per night
R 2 245 per single guest per night
Valid 01 Feb 2017 to 31 Dec 2017

Fridays, Saturdays and Public Holidays:
R 2 045 per person sharing per night
R 2 545 per single guest per night
Valid 01 Feb 2017 to 31 Dec 2017

Rate Includes:

* A welcome drink on arrival
* Climate controlled luxury en-suite accommodation
* High tea
* Three course candlelit dinner
* Scrumptious breakfast
* One afternoon game drive per day (2-3 hours) in 4 x 4 game viewer

Rate Exclude:

* All Extras

Term & Conditions:

* Rates are subject to change and availability.
* We highly recommend that travel insurance be taken out.
* Rates valid for South Africa residents only.

For mobile users, you may launch the full service webpage by clicking HERE or launch the CONTACT US page.

Honeyguide Ranger Camp

Waterberg Biosphere Reserve, Limpopo

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Amenities & Facilities

Childcare Coffee and tea making facilities Game viewing Onsite Parking Restaurant Rooms 

The Honeyguide Ranger camp is located in the Place in the Mountain - Entabeni reserve which is situated in the glorious 22 000 hectare, malaria free, world heritage Waterberg Bio-sphere reserve.

The camp offers breath-taking wildlife experiences, including the Big 5, rewarding bird watching, superb cuisine and service excellence. With the five different ecosystems within one reserve, the big game viewing, rich variety of wildlife and exceptionally beautiful scenery promises an extraordinary safari holiday.

There are 13 tents set amidst the lush greenery of the reserve keeping you within personal touch of the environment while you experience the tented safari lifestyle. Each tent is positioned with maximum viewing potential from your private terrace as the animals roam freely.

The food is a highlight. At both camps it is a communal affair, usually served outdoors at a long table, with log fires and torches to create a really authentic bush feel. Simple homemade dishes, using predominantly local produce, are plentiful and exquisitely presented.

Ranger Camp offers guests game drives in new open game viewing vehicles in the early morning and late afternoon or evening Late afternoon and evening drives include sunset drinks, with views of the breath-taking Yellowwood Gorge where the road twists down the escarpment between cliffs, waterfalls and forests.

Child Policy

* Ranger Camp welcomes children of all ages
* Maximum of 1 child under 12 years allowed to share with two adults
* Child sharing with parents pays the applicable child rate per night
* Where one adult is sharing with a child under 12 years, the full room rate applies
* Children sharing with parents will be accommodated on fold away beds, subject to availability
* Larger families are required to book a second room
* In the case of three children sharing one room, the full room rate applies and the third child under 12 years will pay the applicable additional child rate per night
* Foldaway beds are subject to availability
* Children under 12 years not allowed to join bush walks

Rates from:

Tents

R 1 960 per person sharing per night
R 1 680 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 01 Feb 2017 to 31 Mar 2017
R 1 575 per person sharing per night
R 1 350 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 01 Apr 2017 to 30 Sep 2017
R 1 960 per person sharing per night
R 1 680 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 01 Oct 2017 to 15 Nov 2017
R 1 575 per person sharing per night
R 1 350 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 16 Nov 2017 to 14 Dec 2017
R 2 155 per person sharing per night
R 1 845 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 15 Dec 2017 to 31 Mar 2018
R 1 735 per person sharing per night
R 1 485 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 01 Apr 2018 to 30 Sep 2018
R 2 155 per person sharing per night
R 1 845 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 01 Oct 2018 to 15 Nov 2018
R 1 735 per person sharing per night
R 1 485 per child under 12 years sharing with parents
Valid 16 Nov 2018 to 14 Dec 2018

Rate Includes:

Rates Include:
* Accommodation
* 3 meals daily
* Bottled water in tents
* 2 game drives per day
* Daily bush walks

Rate Exclude:

* All Extras
* All drinks
* R75.00 community levy per person. This is a once off charge per stay
* Gate entry fee at the Manyeleti Gate entrance. For all adults and children, this rate is R30.00 per person and for vehicles R50.00 per vehicle. This too is a once off charge per stay.

Term & Conditions:

* Rates valid for South African residents only.
* Rates are subject to change and availability.

For mobile users, you may launch the full service webpage by clicking HERE or launch the CONTACT US page.

Entabeni Wildside Safari Camp

Waterberg Biosphere, Limpopo

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Amenities & Facilities

BarGame viewingNature or Scenic AreaOnsite ParkingRestaurantRoomsSpaSwimming Pool

In the heart of the Waterberg’s Big Five country, Entabeni is aptly named – the place of the mountain in the local language.


In the heart of the Waterberg’s Big Five country, Entabeni is aptly named – the place of the mountain in the local language. Covering more than 22 000 hectares of bushveld, ravines, savanna, sandy wetlands and wooded hills, it offers various types of quality accommodation and a flexible daily programme, including game drives and guided walks with a ranger, and with optional extras such as a visit to a local Pedi village, guided horse trails, helicopter flights and meals on Hanglip Mountain, sunset boat cruises, children’s eco-educational programmes and beauty treatments.

A true African bush experience awaits you at Wildside Safari Camp, where the essence of the unspoilt wilderness of the Waterberg is combined with comfortable en-suite tents, creating a true African atmosphere. The open lounge/bar area with the romantic roaring fire in the boma creates the perfect end to a relaxed day in the bush.

• Game Drives & Bush Walks
• Horseback Safaris
• Helicopter Flights
• Paintball
• Abseiling
• Quad Bikes
• Swimming Pool
• Wellness Centre – Situated at Hanglip Mountain Lodge

Rates from:

Rates from:

R 1 775 per person per night sharing
R 2 665 per single guest per night
R 890 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 Feb 2017 to 30 Apr 2017
R 1 425 per person per night sharing
R 2 140 per single guest per night
R 715 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
01 May 2017 – 31 August 2017
R 1 775 per person per night sharing
R 2 665 per single guest per night
R 890 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 Sep 2017 to 31 Oct 2017

Rate Includes:

* Accommodation
* 3 Meals
* 2 Game Drives
* Tea/Coffee and snacks

Rate Exclude:

* All Extras

Term & Conditions:

* Rates valid for South African Residents only.
* May only be booked 7 Days or less in advance

For mobile users, you may launch the full service webpage by clicking HERE or launch the CONTACT US page.

Entabeni Ravineside

Waterberg Biosphere, Limpopo

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Amenities & Facilities

BarGame viewingNature or Scenic AreaOnsite ParkingRestaurantRoomsSpaSwimming Pool

In the shadow of Entabeni Mountain, this thatched wooden lodge, built on stilts and hugging the cliff edge, offers spectacular views of unspoilt ravines and wooded hillsides.


Located under the shadow of Entabeni Mountain, this thatched wooden lodge, built on stilts and hugging the cliff edge, offers spectacular views of unspoilt ravines and wooded hillsides. Guests can take advantage of the observatory and listen to a professional astronomer explain the mystery and vast beauty of the southern night sky.
Game Drives & Bush Walks
Star Gazing in the Astro-Boma
Boat Cruise
Helicopter Flights - Transfer to the Lower Escarpment
Paintball
Abseiling
Quad Bikes - Transfger to the Lower Escarpment
Swimming Pool
Viewing Deck
Game/Bird Hide
Wellness Centre – Situated at Lakeside Lodge

ACCOMMODATION

Ravineside Lodge has undeniable appeal and a character of its own.
Ravineside Lodge comprises tranquil thatched wooden lodges on stilts with bird’s eye-views. Each lodge has 3 or 4 luxury en suite bedrooms with an African ethnic theme. A private open-plan lounge and bar area extends to the open sundecks. From here the guests can indulge in bird and game watching and experience the beauty of the ravine with the rippling sound of water far down in the valley.
Ravineside Lodge has undeniable appeal and a character of its own. Ravineside Lodge comprises tranquil thatched wooden lodges on stilts with bird’s eye-views. Each lodge has 3 or 4 luxury en suite bedrooms with an African ethnic theme. A private open-plan lounge and bar area extends to the open sundecks. From here the guests can indulge in bird and game watching and experience the beauty of the ravine with the rippling sound of water far down in the valley.
In room facilities
Telephone, Ceiling Fans, Hair-Drier, Safe, Tea/Coffee Station, Guest Amenities, Mini Bar, Magazine.

LOCATION

Ravineside Lodge is situated on the upper escarpment of the
22 000 ha Entabeni Safari Conservancy in the malaria-free Waterberg region of Limpopo Province overlooking the gorge.

Under the extending shadow of Entabeni Rock, you will find open grasslands surrounded by majestic mountains, natural rock formations and verdant bush. There is an abundance of waterfalls, springs, crystal clear mountain pools and streams. Entabeni offers not only guided walks and game drives but also bush picnics and dinners enjoyed in magical surroundings and bush venues, especially at Boekenhout and the breathtaking Hanglip view point.

Rates from:

Standard Room:

R 1 998 per person per night sharing
R 2 999 per single guest per night
R 1 002 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 Feb 2017 to 30 Apr 2017
R 1 604 per person per night sharing
R 2 402 per single guest per night
R 805 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 May 2017 to 31 August 2017
R 1 998 per person per night sharing
R 2 999 per single guest per night
R 1 002 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 Sep 2017 to 31 Oct 2017

Rate Includes:

* Accommodation
* 3 Meals
* 2 Game Drives
* Tea/Coffee and snacks

Rate Exclude:

* All Extras

Term & Conditions:

* Rates valid for South African Residents only.
* May only be booked 7 Days or less in advance

For mobile users, you may launch the full service webpage by clicking HERE or launch the CONTACT US page.

Entabeni Lakeside Lodge

Waterberg Biosphere, Limpopo

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Amenities & Facilities

BarGame viewingNature or Scenic AreaOnsite ParkingRestaurantRoomsSpaSwimming Pool

Lakeside Lodge located on Lake Entabeni; luxurious and elegantly furnished en suite bedrooms are linked with thatched walkways to the Reception, Restaurant Conference and Boma areas.


Entabeni Safari Conservancy, is situated in the World Heritage “Waterberg Biosphere” of the Waterberg region. Less than a three-hour drive north of Johannesburg, this 22 000 ha malaria-free reserve boasts five eco-systems.Game drives or walking safaris, undertaken by highly trained rangers, offer the privilege of up-close Big Five game viewing.
Diversity on the reserve is astounding, with more than 55 large mammal species, 300 flowers, 50 grasses, 140 trees, 380 birds and innumerable insects, reptiles and amphibians.

Lakeside Lodge located on the banks of Lake Entabeni luxurious and elegantly furnished en suite bedrooms are linked with thatched walkways to the Reception, Restaurant Conference and Boma areas.
In room facilities
Telephone, Ceiling Fans, Hair-Drier, Safe, Tea/Coffee Station, Guest Amenities, Mini Bar, Magazine

Activities Available Include:
* Horseback Safaris
* Star Gazing in the Astro-Boma
* Boat Cruise
* Helicopter Flights
* Paintball
* Abseiling
* Quad Bikes
* Swimming Pool
* Viewing Deck
* Game/Bird Hide
* Wellness Centre

Rates from:

Standard Room:

R 1 998 per person per night sharing
R 2 999 per single guest per night
R 1 002 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 Feb 2017 to 30 Apr 2017
R 1 604 per person per night sharing
R 2 402 per single guest per night
R 805 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
01 May 2017 – 31 August 2017
R 1 998 per person per night sharing
R 2 999 per single guest per night
R 1 002 per child (02 - 12 yrs) sharing
Valid 01 Sep 2017 to 31 Oct 2017

Rate Includes:

* Accommodation
* 3 Meals
* 2 Game Drives
* Tea/Coffee and snacks

Rate Exclude:

* All Extras

Term & Conditions:

* Rates valid for South African Residents only.
* May only be booked 7 Days or less in advance
* Children under 6 years are not allowed on game drive vehicle

For mobile users, you may launch the full service webpage by clicking HERE or launch the CONTACT US page.