Looking for game lodges in the North West? If you are planning a road trip through South Africa that will take us through the North-West Province, and you are not sure where to stay. We’ve got you! Look at our list of affordable game lodges in the North West.
Lodges in the North West
Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge
Kwa Maritane bush lodge Pilanesberg is a one-of-a-kind experience because it is on the slopes of a volcano that is 2 billion years old and is in the Pilanesberg National Park. You can stay in beautiful, comfortable rooms, hang out by the pool, and spend a night under the stars in the Bush Boma. You can relax at the spa or give Bush Putt-Putt a try. Rock climbing and game drives are fun ways to learn about nature and try new things. There is even a program called Junior Game Rangers!
Check out the Kwa Maritane bush lodge prices on their website.
Bakubung Bush Lodge
Bakubung Bush Lodge is one of the best places to stay if you want to explore the Pilanesberg National Park. The game lodge is in the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park. There is a swimming pool, bar area, and restaurant with a deck overlooking the waterhole. For game viewing experiences, guests can take advantage of open safari vehicles which offer great game viewing experiences.
Visit the Bakubung Bush Lodge website.
Thirsty Falls Guest Farm
You can stay on a farm at the beautiful Thirsty Falls Guest Farm. This is the place to stay if you want to be surrounded by the beauty and wonder of nature. It is near the Magaliesburg Mountains and has a lot of wildlife. Beautiful views are all around the self-catering cottages, and guests can relax and unwind in peace. Enjoy nature walks, watch birds, relax by the pool, or go out and try some other things to do in the area.
Lush Private Lodge
The Black Rhino Game Reserve in Pilanesberg National Park is where Lush Private Lodge is. It is a small, private game lodge run by a family. Lush private lodge Pilanesberg has luxurious rooms, food with an Italian flavour, and unique game drives.
You can go on a guided morning bush walks or take a stifling air balloon ride to see the reserve from above. The Lush Private Lodge is the place to stay if you want the best of both rustic and fancy. One will feel renewed and refreshed when one leaves!
Thakadu River Camp
Aha Thakadu River Camp is a tented safari camp owned and run by the local community. It is in the riverine forests on the banks of the Marico River. Thakadu River Camp has comfortable tent suites with private decks that look out over the Marico River. You can look at the stars and listen to the quiet sounds of the night, go birding, and enjoy a tasty bush meal.
Kedar Heritage Lodge
The Kedar Heritage Lodge is built on the part of the historic farm Boekenhoutfontein, which Paul Kruger once owned. It’s the ideal place to get away from the busyness of life. It’s the dream place for nature lovers because it’s full of different wildlife. Enjoy game drives, hiking, bird watching, horseback riding, and more. The deluxe rooms and lakeside suites are nice places to stay.
The rooms are beautifully decorated with hand-painted fabrics and art from around Africa. Enjoy the vibes by the pool, relax at the country spa, and eat freshly made authentic food. Visit the Paul Kruger Country House Museum and look at the memorials and other items on display. You’ll never forget a stay at Kedar Heritage Lodge.
Tau Game Lodge
Tau Game Lodge is perfect for a safari vacation because it is in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Tau cares about nature as much as it cares about its guests. There are game drives, luxury rooms, and beautiful spa facilities. Madikwe Tau Game Lodge is one of the best game lodges in the North West for a perfect safari.
The Tau Tree Fund wants to get visitors involved in restoring the land by letting them plant their trees and put their names on the plaques. What better method to exit your mark than to plant a tree that will grow and give shade and a place to live for hundreds of years? Community development and education are at the heart of the Tau Foundation.
Some projects include fixing the local schools’ buildings and facilities, making vegetable gardens, and adding running water and computer rooms to help students learn better. Participate in projects, game drives, unwind at the spa, or hang out by the pool. The Tau Game Lodge is an excellent place for you and your family.
Visit their website for Tau Game Lodge prices.
The African bush is the best place to get away from it all, perfect for couples or people who want to be alone. Basil’s Boma has two separate places to stay. The Bush Chalet is a large room for two people that is perfect for honeymoons and romantic trips. Large inflexible decks, a private plunge pool, and a small, thatched bar with a Mozambique theme ensure that guests have a wonderful time and feel refreshed and calm.
The Potter’s Shed is a farm-style cottage-style place for a family to stay. It is made from recycled materials and has all the quirky charm of a farm cottage. There is a private plunge pool, a hot outdoor shower, and a private grill for guests. Spend quiet evenings by the fire pit, listening to the sounds of the night and letting go of the stresses of life.
Scott’s Manor Boutique Hotel
Scott’s Manor House is a warm and friendly “home away from home” in the charming and historic town of Lichtenburg. Spacious rooms and private self-catering units are tastefully decorated and look out onto peaceful gardens.
You can relax on the large verandas or in one of the quiet spots in the garden. You can also eat delicious food on a covered patio overlooking the beautiful Manor. Scott’s Manor is an excellent place for couples and people who want a more private getaway. The Manor is also available for weddings and business meetings.
Jampot Nature Retreat
Jampot Nature Reserve is a beautiful place to get away from nature. It comprises 6 hectares of untouched bushveld on the banks of the Marico River. A warm and friendly house is like a home away from home for guests. The accommodation can fit up to 6 people and comes with a kitchen, solar panels, and a private stoep. It is fully self-catered and can be used by anyone. Go mountain cycling, swim in the river, or go on a game drive, and let the abundance of nature calm your mind.
The Eagle Waters Wildlife Resort
Eagle Waters Wildlife Resort, an hour from Pretoria and Johannesburg, is the perfect place to go on vacation. You can stay in a luxury chalet or tent, hang out by the pool, and unwind at the spa at the resort. Boating, kayaking, and canoeing are just some available water sports. There are many water sports to choose from, so you can have a lot of fun in the sun. You can eat at the restaurant on-site and look out at the wildlife and nature around you. Day guests are also welcome!
Beautiful cottages for self-catering can be found in Houtbosdorp, right next to the Magaliesberg Mountains. This smallholding is a peaceful place to stay where guests can enjoy the beauty of nature. You can relax at the bomas and splash pool or go river rafting. A sunrise hot air balloon trip is the best way to see the sunrise.
Ivory Tree Game Lodge
Situated in the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park, one of South Africa’s most beautiful game lodges in the North West. Ivory Tree Game Lodge is a luxurious and contemporary safari lodge that offers an unsurpassed African bush experience with all the comforts of home. Ivory Tree Game Lodge offers a variety of activities, including daily open vehicle safari game drives and walking safaris. Leopard tracking on foot is also offered by our qualified field guide.