A hidden gem close to the Kruger National Park a fabulous South African adventure awaits you!!! Set on the banks of the Great Letaba River situated between Tzaneen, Phalaborwa and Giyani in Limpopo Province South Africa, Lukafrica Riverside Chalets is set in idyllic gardens with natural Bushveld surrounds and is the perfect location to base yourself from as you explore the Kruger National Parks Northern & Far Northern Regions, together with all the wonder this amazing area has to offer. This friendly, family, business & leisure destination offers you the ideal opportunity to relax and unwind and take in the river scenery, when away from home. Our great hospitality and professional service with attention to detail will ensure that you have a truly enjoyable and unforgettable “South African” experience with us. See you soon. Lukafrica Riverside Chalets is based in Limpopo Province en route to the flagship of South African Parks the stunning Kruger National Park. Set on the banks of the Great Letaba River this hidden gem is situated between the towns Tzaneen, Phalaborwa and Giyani and is within easy reach to three of the Kruger National Parks entrance gates (Phalaborwa, Punda Maria and Orpen). It is a perfect stay for when away on business and want to escape the hussle in town. Come explore this incredible bushveld region with all the wonder it has to offer.
As an owner run establishment we are very passionate about our guests and pride ourselves on our great hospitality with friendly efficient service. Together with our enthusiatic staff, we do go the extra mile to ensure all of our guests have an unforgettable and truly South African experience when staying at Lukafrica whether on business or vacation with friends & loved ones.
Our establishment boasts an air conditioned fully stocked bar with pool table, DStv and exclusive to our guests an adjoining lounge area for relaxation with it’s own individual DTSV decoder. The bar terrace overlooking the gardens and surrounding bushveld is a favourite amoungst guests, late afternoon for cocktails.
Our restaurant offers scrumptuous light lunches and dinners served in our boma by booking. All our meals are prepared freshly daily using only the best seasonal and local ingredients available. Dinner is offered at the lodge, a choice of a set three course meal or a set two course meal is offered. We cater for all dietary requirements.
Our outdoor “Hippo Boma” is where candllight dinners are served under the “African Night Skies” and around the crackling campfire weather permitting. Our Boma is a magical place and is where it allows many guests to socialise & make new friends whilst staying at Lukafrica.
Our viewing deck overlooking the Great Letaba River is a favourite amongst guests, it is where our delicious full farmhouse breakfasts are served daily and relished by our guests , one can enjoy sightings of hippo, crocodile, vervet monkey and a wide variety of birds which can all be viewed off the deck on the Great Letaba River, there is always plenty of action on the water. Genet, bushbabies, banded mongoose, owls can be seen nocturnally. Sundowners and the tranquil natural surrounds of the Great Letaba River flowing and cascading over the rocks are the perfect way to start or end your exciting day.
Our main deck is also our Wi-Fi hotspot area and is available free to all our staying guests ensuring you stay connected with loved ones or the office.
Our refreshing swimming pool area exclusive to our guests is set amongst well manicured gardens with bushveld surrounds. It offers all our staying guests total privacy should they wish to cool down and dip a toe or ten. The area is also great for birding and just relaxing within the lush environment.
Our accommodation offered are all air-conditioned chalets which consist of three Riverside units and two Poolside units.
Credit card facilities (Master and Visa) are available on site as well as secure covered parking for vehicles and trailers.
Explore the surrounding area or participate on any of the exciting activities found within easy reach from Lukafrica. We can assist with any detailed information of routes in the Kruger, maps of the Mopani Region and what is on offer plus any broshures you may need. We are happy to assist with bookings of all activities too.
“A Truly South African Adventure Awaits”