Entabeni Game Reserve
Waterberg, South Africa
The award winning 10 000 ha Entabeni Game Reserve, "The Place of the Mountain", is situated in the malaria-free Waterberg, only two hours drive from Pretoria or a 35-minute charter flight from Johannesburg. There are five well-situated camps with a varied choice of accommodation.
Entabeni Game Reserve at a Glance:
There are six well-situated camps with a varied choice of accommodation: Lakeside Lodge comprises thatched-roof lodges with patios on the banks of Lake Entabeni, hosting 56 guests. Ravineside Lodge, with its wooden lodges on stilts and sun decks, providing bird's-eye views, hosts 44 guests. Wildside Camp comprises of 20 unique en-suite tented chalets including 4 family tented chalets, nestling against majestic cliffs, accommodating up to 44 guests. The exclusive 8 suite Kingfisher Lodge and 4 bedroom Eagle's Nest Lodge both offers its very own personalised service, including chef, waiting staff, game ranger and vehicle, ensuring that the location provides the ideal setting for the individual client. Every lodge offers a restaurant, boma and other facilities. Discover the exclusive Hanglip Mountain Lodge with its 10 luxury en-suite thatched rooms on the lower escarpment surrounded by wetlands and plains. The main reception area adjacent to a private lounge and dining room, all completed in an African baroque theme, leads onto a courtyard, swimming pool and boma. For those who prefer a quiet time with a book there is a reading room in the loft or as an alternative the wine connoisseur could visit the wine cellar for wine tasting. E-mail facilities are available at the lodge. All the bedrooms have private sun decks with spectacular mountain views, a lounge area with romantic fireplace and en-suite bathrooms. Included is a honeymoon suite with Jacuzzi bath and conveniently situated to ensure a memorable stay.
Safaris on open 4x4 vehicles, close encounters with the Big Five and numerous wildlife species are but a few of the special experiences that Entabeni has to offer. Qualified and knowledgeable game rangers will take delegates on an educational journey of breathtaking scenery, diverse vegetation and prolific bird life. Other activities on the reserve include guided walks and horseback safaris. Visit our Pedi Cultural Village, Eugene Marais museum and curio shops or pamper yourself at our health/beauty centre. Scenic helicopter flights can be arranged including breakfast on Hanglip mountain which is an experience "beyond comparison".
The 75 mammal species include big 5 game such as elephant, lion, white and black rhino, hippo, leopard and buffalo. African python and the Nile crocodile are also resident, and it is a birdwatchers’ paradise with more than 300 bird species.
The Waterberg Mountain area is part of the Bushveld district of the Limpopo Province, a two and a half hour drive north from Johannesburg on the N1.
Children are welcome at Entabeni Game Lodges and is the ideal holiday getaway for families.
There is 24 hour electricity to all rooms.