Finfoot Lake Reserve

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Finfoot Lake has many exciting activities are available to visitors which include fishing, canoeing, barge cruises, as well as safari drives and guided bush walks. Delicious homemade cuisine awaits for breakfast, lunch and dinner which is served in lovely dining locations including the outdoor boma. The reserve nestles in the Pilanesberg region of South Africa's North West province. It can be reached from Johannesburg by road in 90 minutes and from Sun City in about 30 minutes.

The reserve is about 3500 hectares and includes 8 kilometres of pristine water frontage of the Vaalkop Dam. Guests are accommodated in welcoming two and four sleeper chalets as well as in the luxurious Villa. Conference delegates enjoy full access to the reserve's conference facilities.

Finfoot lodge has eight Bush chalets feature two beds and a sleeper couch being able to accommodate up to four guests. The thatch ceilings, the earthy print fabrics combined with the original wood furniture make for a welcoming and relaxing space. For ultimate comfort, these chalets offer two en-suite bathrooms with a shower and bathtub respectively.

Accommodation types:

  • Bush Chalet - 4 sleeper
  • Chalet - 2 sleeper
  • 2 Villas.

Bush Chalet features (4 guests):

  • Two en-suite bathrooms (one with shower other with bath)
  • Sleeper couch (max two children under 12 years)
  • Mini bar fridge
  • Hairdryer, Safe
  • Single or King size beds
  • Linen / Towels
  • Soap, shampoo, lotion, vanity kit
  • Dresser table/mirror
  • Coffee station
  • Seating area
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan.

Chalet features (2 guests):

  • En-suite bathroom (shower only)
  • Mini bar fridge
  • Hairdryer, Safe
  • Single or King size beds
  • Linen / Towels
  • Soap, Shampoo, Lotion, Vanity kit
  • Dresser table/mirror
  • Coffee station
  • Seating on private deck
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fans.


At the health and beauty spa, guests enjoy relaxing treatments. Relaxing around the outdoor swimming pool is a special treat with nature all around. The games room offers various activities such as a pool and chess. Dining in the boma under the star-studded sky is an experience not to be missed when staying at the Finfoot Lake Reserve.


  • Swimming Pool
  • Health Spa
  • Games Room
  • Boma for dinner
  • Conference Centre.


With its ideal location on the Vaalkop Dam, guests have the opportunity to also enjoy water-based activities such as barge cruises and fishing. Adventurous safari drives and guided bush walks are also available.


  • Segways game safari
  • Bird Watching
  • Barge Cruises
  • Canoe Trips
  • Safari drives
  • Guided Bushwalks
  • Mountain biking
  • Clay shooting
  • Stargazing
  • Fishing.

Conference Centre

The Reserve features two air-conditioned conference venues which can accommodate between 10 to 60 delegates in addition to the breakaway options. Tea and coffee are served on the lovely outdoor deck.

Conference venues:

  • Woodlands Conference Room
  • Malachite Conference room.

Team building activities:

  • Games room
  • Laser Games
  • Casino games
  • Cocktail Challenge
  • Scavenger hunt
  • Potjiekos Competition
  • Fire walk
  • Amazing race
  • Creative thinking
  • Murder Mystery Dinner
  • Interactive drumming.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bedside table
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Stove
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Finfoot Lake Reserve

  • Boma
  • Conference venue
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

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