A Distinctly African Safari Destination
An Extraordinary Encounter With South Africa’s Bushveld Awaits You
An Extraordinary encounter with South Africa’s bushveld awaits you at Mabula Game Lodge, located just two-and-a-half hours’ drive from Johannesburg in the Malaria Free Waterberg region of the Limpopo Province. Revel in the sheer variety of animal, bird and plant life; the diverse landscapes ranging from grassland plains to rocky outcrops creating an ideal habitat for the free roaming Big Five and all the little creatures that contribute to a magical wildlife experience you’ll never forget.
Enjoy A Magical Celebration At Mabula Game Lodge! Book your year-end function from R1 455 per person sharing per night
Includes welcome drink on arrival, one night accommodation, breakfast, lunch, a private dinner in the venue of your choice and two safaris (afternoon safari sundowner and canapés stop). This year plan the year end function that takes your team from the concrete jungle to the bush. You can add some additional personal touches.
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Mabula Lodge Rooms:
Distinctly African in style, Mabula Game Lodge offers comfortable thatch-roof suites with luxury finishings. With soft neutral bushveld colours throughout and massive windows bringing the African wildlife indoors, guests will experience unprecedented comfort while enjoying the sights and sounds that Mabula Game Lodge has to offer. Watch the warthogs nibble their way through the gardens and hear the incessant chatter of happy birds as you relax on your patio, or escape the African heat in your cozy lounge. Soothe your weary muscles in the large stone bath or hop in to the shower for a quick wake-up dip before boarding your morning safari drive. It’s your home away from home in the African wilderness.
Room facilities and amenities include:
• Air Conditioning
• Bathroom amenities
• Flat-screen Television
• Tea and coffee-making facilities
Families can share the Mabula experience. Two children under the age of 12 can be accommodated on sleeper couches in a main room. There are however a number of inter-leading rooms where children can share a room with 2 three quarter beds.
Enjoy your very own private safari experience at the stunning Mabula Villa, ideal for small and intimate groups of close friends or family seeking an exclusive lodge experience on their terms.
Design your own safari break consulting with your safari host to determine your daily schedule of dining times, safari drives and additional activities. You have the freedom to tailor-make your bush experience.
Accommodating up to 10 guests, Mabula Villa comprises six well-appointed, light and airy en-suite bedrooms – one double and two twins that can be converted in to doubles – each with its access to an outside deck offering spectacular views of the bush.
Wake up to nature’s wake-up call, the distinct coo of the Cape Turtle Dove, step outside on the deck to admire the Waterberg landscape and enjoy a freshly prepared cup of coffee as you fight off the morning chill.
At night over sundowners relax in the private villa boma; an icy Amarula, warm fire and the hissing sound of cicadas provide great company. Have a barbecue under the stars or a long chat until the wee hours of the night. It’s your African bushveld experience to do with as you please.
Mabula Villa comes equipped with its own chef, butler, housekeeper, Villa manager, guide and vehicle offering two safari drives a day. While guests have their own facilities, including a fully stocked bar, barbecue and full satellite TV bouquet, they also have full access to Mabula Game Lodge’s facilities. Guests can also request in-Villa spa treatments ranging from pedicures to massages, while Spanish and Dutch-speaking rangers are available on request.
Tuck in to a delicious impala casserole or tasty vegetable biryani. Mabula Game Lodge serves up a staggering array of delicious dishes to tempt your vegetarian or carnivorous palate.
An unbelievable array of salads, breads, roasts, fish and cold meats, not to mention traditional South African and Indian desserts will have you lingering at the buffet far longer than it should. You’ll never walk away hungry at Mabula Game Lodge!
With a specialist Indian chef on-site, you can look forward to a range of delectable traditional Indian dishes, from lamb masala to moong dhal, freshly prepared rotis to chilli bites. It’s a spice extravaganza for those guests who enjoy a bit of zest and zing for lunch or dinner.
Enjoy a light lunch amidst the call of Grey loeries on the terrace, retire to the lodge’s main Ko Bojelong restaurant or savour a scrumptious dinner under the stars in Mabula Game Lodge’s traditional boma dining venue accompanied by the rhythmic beat of traditional African dancers.
For special occasions, there’s nothing more magical than dining under the stars at one of Mabula’s legendary bush dinners; the flickering lights, the sounds of the African wilderness, traditional South African cuisine and great company combining to create a unique dining experience.
Choose from one of three special dining venues to make your event exceptional in every way. From traditional african wilderness-themed evening dinners under a 100-year-old Wild Fig tree to weddings at the open-air Shaya Moya offering astounding views over the plain. Small or large, sophisticated or loud, Mabula Game Lodge will create a fuss-free african bush event to exceed your expectations.
You could spend two weeks at Mabula Game Lodge and not experience the vast array of activities on offer for both young and old. From quad biking to bird walks, stargazing drives to dam picnics, fill your days and nights with all that the Mabula bushveld as to offer.
The Mabula Wildlife Centre is a veritable hive of activities offering such bush experiences as horse trails, quad biking, tennis and guided walks.
Keen birders will enjoy the regular birding drives or walks, spotting such species as the Amur Falcon, Lilac-breasted Roller and Red-crested Korhaan, while guided walks provide the perfect setting in which to follow animal tracks, identify plants and insects and spot some of the area’s most beautiful birdlife.
Picnic breakfasts or afternoon bush barbecues including safari drives can be arranged, as well as dam picnics and the Majuma Experience that takes visitors in to the lion section of Mabula Game Reserve at night to see these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat, and perhaps even witness a hunt.
This is a 1.5 hour drive. Learn all about the common constellations in our night sky and the myths and legends surrounding them through our Guides. This activity is at an additional cost and is not included in the stay package.
Departure time: 20h00 (summer) 19h30 (winter)
Age restrictions: Below 3 years not permitted
Frequency: Tuesday and Thursday
Indulge in a exotic menu of time honored spa treatments under the skillful hands of our therapists. Calm your mind, while absorbing the peace and tranquility of the surroundings and then escape to a world without stress.
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Please enquire for more treatments at the lodge as well as a range of Kiddies Massages
Please see our Mabula Spa brochure for more exciting treatments we have to offer. We haven’t forgotten about the little ones we have a unique kiddies treatment menu with specially formulated oils for the little ones to have a relaxing day at the spa with mom or dad.
Mabula Private Game Reserve Bela-Bela
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24° 44' 58.359 27° 56' 32.476