Your safari sanctuary

  • large pool

    at the main lodge

  • bar, lounge & dining area

    with cozy fireplaces

  • viewing deck

    overlooking the creek

  • fire pit

    also called a bush television!

  • gym

    overlooking the bush

  • wellness spa

    for total relaxation

  • curio shop

    for those all-important souvenirs

  • reception & activities desk

    where we love sharing our knowledge

the lodge

Experience ultimate serenity at our welcoming safari lodge nestled in the secluded wilderness of Welgevonden.

Welgevonden, one of the premier big five wilderness reserves in the country, is conveniently located near Gauteng.

It’s a short 3-hour drive from OR Tambo International Airport, or you can opt for an effortless 45-minute flight from Johannesburg to one of the nearby airstrips in the reserve.

This accessibility makes Welgevonden an ideal destination for those seeking a memorable wildlife experience in a malaria-free environment.

the suites

Our suites offer exceptional privacy. Enter through a sliding door onto your private deck, where uninterrupted views of nature await.

Indulge in the lavish comfort of these spacious, air-conditioned suites. Each suite boasts ample proportions and opulent furnishings, featuring a king-sized bed and a well-appointed en-suite bathroom. Relax and rejuvenate in your private plunge pool, savouring the convenience of a Nespresso machine and a stocked mini-bar. Enjoy the refreshing outdoor shower and bath, unwind in the lounge beside a cozy fireplace, and stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the property.

Suites 4 and 5 can be interconnected, making it a great options for families or group travellers.

  • 5

    luxurious suites

  • king size

    extra length beds for total comfort

  • plunge pool

    for private use

  • bath & shower

    both indoor & outdoor

  • extensive wooden decks

    with pool loungers

  • private lounge area

    with gas fireplace

  • air-conditioner & fan

    for hot and cold days

  • dining area

    with breathtaking views

  • nespresso machine

    with compostable coffee capsules