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Matingwe Lodge
  • ...an unforgetable wild experience

Overview

Matingwe, Limpopo, lies adjacent to the larger Welgevonden Game Reserve in the Southwest Waterberg region - vast, peaceful and startlingly beautiful. The superb vistas, mountain gorges, clear streams and rolling Bushveld hills are rich in indigenous species of plant and animal life, including the "Big Five". Its location makes it perfect for long picnics, packed especially for you.

Experience pure wilderness joy at Matingwe Game Reserve taking part in our on-site activities - hiking, cycling, fishing and bird watching. Other exciting off-site activities include Big 5 game drives, horse trails, Bushmen painting hikes and elephant rides.

Need To Know


Rates

Rates are inclusive of breakfast for the Lodge rooms.

Self-catering units, tents and camp sites are self-catering.

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Rack Rates 2017
Valid between 01 Jan 17 - 31 Dec 17


T&C's

The full amount is required within 48 hours from booking in order to guarantee your reservation.

Rates are subject to change without prior notice.


Room Overview

Surrounded by striking Waterberg trees, the suites and units are decorated with special features, each in its own style. The attention to detail and the handpicked art give Matingwe Lodge a warm, homely feel. Our deluxe and luxury suites cater for families; choose an inter-leading room, or have children under 6 stay free in the room with you.

Premier Suite

Matingwe Lodge Premier Suite

The Executive Suite is nestled next to the main lodge, with a private entrance from the lodge. A secluded patio overlooks the savannah plains. In Winter, cuddle up in front of the warm fireplace. The suite is equipped with a king bed (and sleeper couch on request), fireplace, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, safety deposit box, mini bar, tea/coffee station, en-suite bathroom with shower, bath and toilet, with a range of luxury amenities.

Luxury Suite

Matingwe Lodge Luxury Suite

The Luxury Suite is spacious and overlooks the Bushveld trees. Enjoy a romantic candle-lit bath in the Roman-style bath. The suite is inter-leading on request (via a passage to a deluxe suite) and is equipped with king size bed (and sleeper couch on request), air-conditioning, ceiling fan, safety deposit box, mini bar, tea/coffee station, en-suite bathroom with shower, bath and toilet, with a range of luxury amenities.

Deluxe Suite

Matingwe Lodge Deluxe Suite

The Deluxe Suite is designed for comfort and relaxation, with a private outside patio and fireplace. The suite is inter-leading on request (via a passage to a luxury suite) and is equipped with twin beds (and Rolla bed on request), air-conditioning, ceiling fan, safety deposit box, mini bar, tea/coffee station, en-suite bathroom with shower and toilet, with a range of luxury amenities.

Self-Catering

Matingwe Lodge Self-Catering

The African themed self-catering units are open plan, with fully equipped kitchen, dining area, TV lounge with sleeper couch and two en-suite bedrooms, both with twin beds. Braai facilities are part of this package.

Safari Tented Camps

Matingwe Lodge Safari Tented Camps

The self-catering tented camps are very popular with guests. Five of the standard safari tents are situated next to the river and four tents are situated closer to the ablution blocks. The biggest safari tent has a river view, and is used for our Honeymoon couples. Each tent has two single beds (no linen or towels provided), side table, luggage rack and a small patio with chairs.

Camping/Caravan Sites

Matingwe Lodge Camping/Caravan Sites

The camp site consists of 10 standard safari tents, 8 caravan/camping sites (that can sleep 4-6 people and park one car per site), communal ablution facilities, kitchen, laundry and an African Boma next to the river.


Winter School Holiday Special

Starting from as little as R650.00 per room per night for 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 12 years.

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Valid between 30 Jun 17 - 24 Jul 17

Cost: R2090.00 for Bed and Breakfast


Spring School Holiday Special

Starting from as little as R650.00 per room per night for 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 12 years.

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Valid between 30 Sep 17 - 10 Oct 17

Cost: R2090.00 for Bed and Breakfast


Honeymoon Package

Package Includes:

• Two night stay inclusive of breakfast and dinner.
• A splendid picnic basket for 2
• BIG 5 Game Drive for 2

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Valid between 01 Jan 17 - 15 Dec 17

Cost: R4650 per couple


Couples Getaway Madness

Package Includes:

• Two night stay inclusive of breakfast and dinner
• Complimentary bottle of champagne
• Snack basket

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Valid between 01 Jan 17 - 15 Dec 17

Cost: R3950 per couple


GPS Co-Ordinates:

24°17'S28°6'E 24.283° S24.283°S 24.283; 28.100


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How To Get Here

From Johannesburg take the N1 to Pretoria/Tshwane

From Pretoria/Tshwane keep on the N1 towards Polokwane

At the third toll (Kranskop) keep left to Nylstroom/Modimolle - drive straight throught Nylstroom/Modimolle to Vaalwater/Mabatlane

Keep straight through Vaalwater/Mabatlane at the end of the town you will get the Zeederberg's Spar Centre keep straight on the R517.

7km from the Zeederberg's Spar Centre you will find Bakkerspass Gravel Road on your left, 30km from turning on the gravel road you will find Matingwe Lodge on your right hand side.

The gravel road is accessible with a small car but we suggest high clearance 4x4 vehicles, especially during our raining season.

Please can you be so kind to phone the lodge when leaving Vaalwater/Mabtlane - 087 809 0744

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