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Zwahili Game Lodge

Embrace a true African experience, luxurious rooms and elegant tented camps. Masterful cuisine, personal exclusive experience. Superb attention to detail. Game viewing conducted by experienced ranger. Situated 2 hours North of Johannesburg at the foot of the Waterberg, Limpopo Province. A malaria free area. Zwahili is the first game lodge in Africa to receive the internationally recognised ISO 9001:2000 certification - validating Zwahili's commitment to quality & service. The Main Lodge: Three luxury en-suite rooms await you... in sharing the splendour of a more grandiose era. Embrace a true African experience in comfort, style and luxury. Crisp white pure percale cotton linen and dark wood finishes creates the perfect ambience. Rooms are joined by timber walkways, leading onto an extended timber deck. Here at Zwahili where the most spectacular sunsets are experienced; you'll find unsurpassed peace and tranquility while in the distance nocturnal life comes alive. As the Southern Cross and Orion's Belt, garland the dome of the night sky, the distant smell of a log fire from the open-air boma welcomes the guests back from their late afternoon game drive. The faint call of tribal drums announces an array of culinary delights to appease even the most discerning of palates. As a nightcap, Zwahili offers evening viewing of the game almost on the front lawn. The Tented Camps The joys of a bygone era await you... Exquisite synthesis of nature's wild pulse with the sophisticated sublimity of colonial comfort, elegance and style. Each of the tented camps find easy residence within Acacia-thorn and Combretum Bushveld. The opulent interior appointments draw inspiration from the colonial ethos, with only the wildlife as witness of the invigorating outside shower for two. Joined only by the glazed patina of the African sky, these king size units redefine the concept of solitude. Here after an exhilarating day in the African bush you can journey into dreams' domain, as the jackal yelp and the Kudu bark through your window of stars. Game Viewing Game viewing in open safari vehicle, conducted by experienced ranger offers encounters with giraffe, leopard, civet cat, zebra, blue wildebeest, red hartebeest, impala, kudu, eland, aardvark, blesbuck, jackal, bush pig, warthog and numerous smaller antelope. Bird watching - over 300 species of African bird life with rare sightings such as lizard buzzard and brown snake eagle. The world-renowned Nylsvly bird sanctuary is in close proximity for aspiring birdwatchers. Guided walking safaris experiencing the true pulse of Africa. Walks are tailored to suit individual needs and offer the opportunity to examine the smaller creatures of the bush often overlooked from the Land Rover. Excursions ascending "Witkopan archaeological site, going back in time to when the "bittereinders", at the helm of Boer Generals, utilised this koppie as a hideout from the British for almost two years. "Witkop" stands proud in bearing homage to a period in history not to be forgotten. Experience the most unforgettable sunset while savouring an ice-cold glass of Chardonnay. Culinary Safari Explore Zwahili's masterful cuisine inspired by African Flavours yet guided by the Western culinary tradition. Leaving the most discerning palate in awe. Venture out for a pre-packed bush breakfast for two, while the gazelle graze and watch inquisitively. Private dinners are arranged in the most romantic setting, or join us in the boma around the fire and starlit African skies. Tantalize your taste buds...

Monate Game Lodge

Discover the gem of the bushveld... Monate Game Lodge is an elegant and peaceful breakaway retreat where guests can enjoy the tranquillity of the bush whilst being treated like royalty. Being only 2 hours from OR Tambo and a malaria-free location makes us ideal for the perfect weekend or corporate getaway. Nestled in manicured gardens, the luxury rooms offers an opportunity to indulge in a peaceful and relaxing environment. With all the amenities & necessities at one's reach. Each air-conditioned room also has its own full en-suite bathroom, bar fridge, TV with DSTV and other modern amenities. Ideal for honeymooners and executives are our distinct Shingwedzi and Skukuza Deluxe tented suites, decorated in a sophisticated blend of both Chinese and Colonial antiques, each with open access to a private sundeck and pool, oozing complete luxury in an environment where pampering and attention to detail is absolute. At Monate our unsurpassed dining experience is designed to tantalize your taste buds, specializing from venison to vegetarian dishes, served in different settings, such as our unique natural cave, in the open bush or around the lodge camp fire. All delicious and carefully prepared meals will make guests feel right at home. Monate's private game reserve is set in approximately 2000-hectare of bush, open plains and a variety of interesting koppies - home to the lion, buffalo, hippo, crocodile, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, avariety of antelope and close to 50% of the bird species found in South Africa. Paradise for bird watching and wild life photography! Choices are endless... Have some fun with a game of putt-putt or try your hand at clay pigeon shooting! Naturally the two jacuzzis & two swimming pools are ideal for those who choose to embark on total relaxation! Conference delegates can enjoy the tranquillity of the bush whilst conducting business in a conducive atmosphere. Our state of the art conference centre is situated close to the lodge sporting wireless internet connection and mobile telephone reception. The fully equipped air-conditioned centre can accommodate all seating styles with breakaway rooms and en-suites. Additional facilities include a helipad, under cover parking, complimentary tea / coffee station in our lounge accompanied by DSTV on our large screen TV and fully licensed bar. Our exceptional and vibrant team will ensure that your function is an overwhelming and memorable success. Monate Lodge, Limpopo's gem of the bushveld! Transfers: Please contact reception for more information about available transfers. Entry: Please be advised that there will be a gate code for pre-arranged arrivals & departures. Clothing & Accessories What to bring? Comfortable closed shoes for activities or bush dinner venues. Warm jacket for winter & afternoon game drives Rain coat for Summer (rain season) Swimming Costume & Sun Block Binoculars, Camera/Video Camera Sweets & Snacks (we do not have a tuck shop on the premises, nearest town 45kms). Child Policy 0 - 2 Year old children to share with parents at no extra charge, but are not permitted to join game drives. Children under 12 by prior arrangement only. Conditions apply. Baby-sitting facilities available (please enquire at reception) at an extra charge. Game Drives Children under the age of 2 are not permitted on game drives. Game Drive times differ according to seasons (please contact reception for more information).