Mabula Game Lodge
Mabula Private Game Reserve, Waterberg
Only two short hours drive North of Johannesburg lies the African wonder that is Mabula Private Game Reserve. This 12000ha of malaria free reserve is home to an abundance of wildlife and birds, including the world famous Big Five. Mabula Private Game Lodge offers a traditional outdoor experience for visitors wanting to brave the African wild and guests have the chance to get up close and personal with nature and encounter a new dimension in bush life.
Mabula Game Lodge at a Glance:
Exclusive accommodation in air-conditioned luxury thatched chalets with en-suite bathrooms have been designed to offer guests complete comfort and relaxation in this beautiful natural setting. Splendid 'African Style' decor through the use of wood, cane, natural stone, animal print fabrics. As well as terracotta, green and earthy colours, serves to further enhance the ambience throughout the lodge which leaves an ever-lasting first impression. 51 rooms, sleeps 120 people, 47 Twin Rooms, 2 Family Rooms and 2 Double Rooms.
A permanent ranger is on hand to accommodate nature walks, game viewing drives, bird watching and horse riding. Evenings can be spent relaxing, taking in the reserve's spectacular golden plains and listening to the sounds of the wild.
Conferences Mabula's convenient location, only 2 hours from Johannesburg and 90 minutes from Sun City, has ensured its popularity not only as a conference venue, but also as an ideal wedding location, incentive group destinations and package tour combination. Here, excellent service, superb facilities, state-of-the-art equipment and the spectacular bush setting all go hand-in-hand to create a unique location for the bush indabas of any kind. Surrounded by nature and wildlife, conference delegates, incentive tour members and corporate guests are removed from the stress and strains of every day life. In addition to the scenic splendour, which offers obvious advantages, a number of tailor made activities can be arranged to ensure the full enjoyment of your party. Whether through fun-filled treasure hunts in the bush, requiring mind-over-matter perseverance and an iron will to take on a challenge, or through the more serious bush survival programme, both of which are designed to foster team building and group spirit, Mabula is 100% committed towards ensuring the ultimate enjoyment of this unique experience.
Home to some 60 mammals, 300 bird species, 100 plant types and numerous reptile and insect species, at Mabula, all natures' wonders are revered - from the 'Big Five' (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino) to the 'small five' (ant lion, leopard tortoise, buffalo weaver, elephant shrew and rhino beetle). This is the Heartland of the Safari experience.
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 Mabula Private Game Lodge and is the ideal holiday getaway for families.
There is 24 hour electricity to all rooms.