Mabula Game Lodge

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Mabula Game Lodge, set amongst one of South Africa's finest Big 5 private game reserves, 12000ha of lush green mountainous African vegetation, a malaria-free area just two hours north of Johannesburg. Be mesmerized by the abundant variety of animals and birdlife. Wonderful safari drives, horse safaris, and nature walk available depending on the season, each will allow you to get close to nature and absorb the glorious scenery you are surrounded by, all guided by highly qualified game rangers with years of experience ensuring you enjoy the best of Mabula Game Lodge.

Forty-Seven comfortable air-conditioned rooms, decorated with gentle African colours, the use of wood, cane, natural stone, animal print fabrics, as well as terracotta, green and earthy colours, serve to enhance further the ambience throughout the lodge. Each of the rooms containing LCD flat-screen televisions, en-suite bathrooms, telephones, hairdryers, safes and tea/coffee making facilities.  

The restaurant offers a varied menu, accompanied by an outdoor cocktail and whiskey bar, attentive service as well as a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. For the romantic at heart, the Lodge can provide a candlelit outdoor boma dinner which accompanied by the rhythmic songs of traditional African dancers. For special occasions, the Mabula bush barbeques combine the enjoyment of superb food with the tranquillity and captivating scenic beauty of the African bushveld.

Swimming pools, The Playzone, a tennis court, children's programme, safaris in open 4x4 vehicles, horseback safaris, archery, paintball, star gazing, eco-adventure safaris, guided bush walks, crocodile feeding demonstrations, snake demonstrations and the Ground Hornbill Project and reptile centre all ensure there is never a dull moment

Mabula can assist with all up to date conference requirements, including venues, informal breakaway rooms, private dining facilities and team-building activities. Please speak to us should you require a conference booking.

A recently added feature is The Playzone, a specifically designed space for multiple sports including action soccer, netball, and cricket on a perfectly designed AstroTurf court fully enclosed by netting. Whilst on safari these great sporting activities are a fantastic way to relax, bond and have a fun time. In addition, Mabula Game Lodge offers a host of teambuilding activities at the Wild Playzone as well as activities in the Lodge such as an Amazing Race, Potjie Cook-off and Murder Mystery Dinners just to name a few. Please speak to us should you require a teambuilding activity booking. 

The Wild Playzone offers a spacious exclusive play area designed exclusively for children in a safe space, to educate, inspire and empower children. It has a track for bikes and scooters and a climbing area where they will slide, swirl, jump, scream and stay jovial all day.


  • Game viewing
  • Guided nature walks and horse trails
  • Teambuilding Activities
  • The Wild Playzone
  • Health and Beauty Center
  • Swimming pools
  • A pool bar and indoor bar
  • Tennis court
  • Volleyball court
  • Curio Shops
  • Hot Air Balloon Safaris
  • Reptile Center.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Telephone
  • TV

Facilities Available at Mabula Game Lodge

  • Boma
  • Curio Shop
  • Gym
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Spa
  • Squash court(s)
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis court
  • Volleyball field

More Information on Mabula Game Lodge

FAQs about Mabula Game Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Mabula Game Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

What is the cost of a room at Mabula Game Lodge?
The average per night rate at Mabula Game Lodge is R5,300.00 to R7,100.00.
Where about is Mabula Game Lodge located?
Mabula Game Lodge is located at the following location / address: Mabula Private Game Reserve, Waterberg.