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Restaurants

Dining at the Ditholo Game Lodge

At the Ditholo Game Lodge, there is a wide variety of meals available for guests to enjoy. Using as many local ingredients as possible, with fresh meat from the reserve, guests can enjoy buffet breakfasts, la carte dinners and scrumptious lunches.

A beautiful fireplace separates the library from the dining areas and offers guests a relaxing space to sink into a good book while enjoying the warm fire.

Spa

Spa Facilities

The wonderfully inviting spa at the Ditholo Game Lodge is better known as Bakwena Express Spa.  Offering guests choices of the full day spa, a romantic celebration underneath the stars, or a morning or afternoon package, the Bakwena Spa does not disappoint.

Bakwena Spa together with MudLOVE is making a difference in the lives of African people. When booking a spa package, you will receive a complimentary bracelet, where the proceeds of the bracelet will provide assistance to the program involved in providing cleaner drinking water to the Africans who require it so desperately.
 

Activities, Sports & Leisure

Guided Game Drives

Guided game drives with highly knowledgeable and experienced rangers, will leave guests with a mountain of information about the wonderful African bushveld.

As the Ditholo Game Lodge is a part of wildlife and birding breeding programmes, guests will be spoilt with viewings of a diverse range of birds and large mammals including hippo, buffalo, nyala, sable and giraffe.

Guided Horseback Safaris

Treat yourself and your partner or family to an incredible viewing of the wildlife and bird life in the reserve, while on horseback.  With experienced guides to keep you safe and provide you with valuable information about the area, this is an activity not to be missed.

Fishing

Guests can treat themselves to fishing for Bass and Tilapia. Relax by the dam, with a nice cold drink and some snacks and listen to the beautiful sounds of the surrounding wildlife.

Mountain Bike Trails

For the adventurous at heart and the avid mountain bikers, the trails and breathtaking scenery in the Bela Bela Valley is an experience not to be missed. Mountain biking through valleys, past waterholes and alongside some vast mammals provides for incredible excitement.

Bird Watching

The team at South Africa's Ditholo Game Lodge have dedicated their time to breeding programmes for birds and wildlife, and guests can be guaranteed some of the best bird viewings they have experienced yet.

Teambuilding Games
  • Volleyball
  • River rafting
  • Srchery
  • Various ball games
  • Paint ball.
Elephant Back Safaris

Enjoy a safari experience of a lifetime on the back of an elephant. The experienced guides will keep you entertained with mountains of knowledge and some humour, and the game viewing from high on the back of an elephant will be an electrifying experience.

Quad Biking

Treat yourself to an action packed quad bike experience through the reserve enjoying sightings of the variety of mammals, birds and beautiful escarpment.

Conferences & Events

Ditholo Game Lodge

Spoil your staff and best colleagues to an excellent getaway to revive and reconnect. Offering a stress-free environment, outside of the city's fast passed hustle, allowing for hours of motivation and brainstorming, this retreat will have put a smile on the face of your entire team.

At the conference venue, you will find the following amenities and facilities:

  •  air conditioned room
  •  free internet Wi-Fi
  •  seats maximum 30 delegates
  •  data projector
  •  whiteboard
  •  underfloor heating.

Team Building:

The Ditholo Game Lodge outsources to a company that specializes in team building and a variety of games and activities. This team of experts, challenge groups to alleviate negatives and strengthen performances.

Services

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Babysitting
  • Braai & Barbeque
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Individual climate controlled room
  • Laundry services
  • Massage treatments
  • Medical Air Rescue Service
  • Room service
  • Safari drives
  • Secure parking
  • Walking safaris
Malaria Status and Animals
  • The Ditholo Game Lodge is a malaria-free area and is involved in the breeding and caring for a wide variety of wildlife and birdlife.  The wildlife receiving the care from the excellent team at Ditholo Game Lodge include many animals.

    Wildlife:

    • Buffalo
    • Hippo
    • Nyala
    • Sable.

    Being a member of the Wildlife Ranching Association of South Africa, the Ditholo Game Lodge co-operates closely and adheres to the environmental regulations for nature conservation in the Limpopo Province.

Children Activities
  • Kids are spoilt with a broad range of activities to keep them busy and may make full use of the playground and jungle gym during their stay at the Ditholo Game Lodge in South Africa's Limpopo Province.

    Children activities include:

    •Swimming
    •Fishing
    •Jungle gym/playground
    •Bike rides
    •Volle ball.

Available Rooms

Standard Room

# Rooms:
4

Beautiful rondavels with twin beds and en-suite bathroom are available for guests at the Ditholo Game Lodge. A lot of space is provided in each room which is elegantly decorated in an African theme.  Comfort and style, relax and unwind in this lovely private space.

Standard room features:

  • Air conditioning
  • TV with limited DSTV Channels
  • Mini bar (stocked on request)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free internet WiFi in public areas
  • Safe.
 

GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -24.978001

Longitude: 27.917080

Directions

Directions to the Ditholo Game Lodge from Johannesburg:

Take the M1 to Pretoria.
Then take the N1 North Pietersburg (Polokwane).
From the N1, turn off left at Bela Bela, at R576 Settlers / Cordington (Warmbaths).
Travel until you reach T-junction, make a right and keep going until you meet traffic lights.
Continue across stop street over the bridge until you reach a robot intersection.
Turn left, follow the road until you reach next T-junction.
Turn left, travel past Aventura and Warmbaths Hospital on your left.
At the turn circle turn left to travel on Rooiberg/Thabazimbi road R516.
Turn left into Kromdraai gravel road, follow the Ditholo signs.

Directions to the Ditholo Game Lodge from Pretoria:

From the N1 North, turn off left at Bela Bela, at R576 Settlers / Cordington (Warmbaths).
Travel until you reach T-junction, turn right. Travel until you meet a robot intersection.
Continue across stop street over the bridge until you reach a robot intersection.
Turn left, follow the road until you reach next T-junction.
Turn left, travel past Aventura and Warmbaths Hospital on your left.
At the turn circle turn left to go on Rooiberg/Thabazimbi road R516.
Turn left into Kromdraai gravel road, follow the Ditholo signs.

Star Rating

4 Star

Memberships

  • AA Quality Assured Associate
  • Bird Life South Africa - Birder Friendly Establishment

Hotel Group(s)

  • Orion Hotels & Resorts