Clifftop Exclusive Safari Hideaway is a superb five-star bushveld retreat where service is outstanding and luxury is elegantly understated. The setting is spectacular and the lodge is situated a mere 2 hours drive from Johannesburg. The Waterberg Mountains are classified as one of South Africa's best bush destinations.
The reserve offers an abundance of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah, wild dog, rhino, elephant, zebra, giraffe and plenty of other mammals and birds. The result of a pioneering project begun in 1987 to return farmland to its original wild state, Welgevonden has grown to become one of South Africa's premier privately held reserves. Ambitious game relocation efforts and careful ecological management have resulted in a reserve today that is home to the Lion, Leopard, Elephant, White Rhino, Cheetah, Wild Dog, Brown Hyena, 15 different types of buck, and 30 other species of mammal. The Welgevonden bird checklist currently exceeds 280 birds and is increasing steadily.
Tshwene Lodge offers a peaceful haven in the rugged valley of the Taaibos River in the Welgevonden Private Game Reserve. It is renowned for prolific birdlife and the reserve has become a sanctuary for many rare animals offering incredible game viewing.
Nedile Lodge offers luxury and charm in the beautiful Welgevonden Game Reserve; a malaria-free reserve offering a superb safari experience. Home to some of Africa’s most sought after game species including one of the largest groups of white rhino on private land.
Makweti is a luxurious and elegant lodge offering an intimate safari experience in the Welgevonden Game Reserve. Guests can enjoy romantic Victorian bathtubs, breathtaking views and diverse wildlife, including the Big Five and over 300 species of birds.
Pitse Lodge is luxurious and elegant, steeped in history and offers the scenic beauty of the Waterberg Mountains in the distance. Guests can enjoy a fantastic big five safari experience in the malaria free Welgevonden Private Game Reserve.
Shibula Lodge and Bush Spa offers five star luxury in the heart of the Welgevonden Game Reserve. Guests can enjoy spa treatments, beautiful Victorian baths, inside and outside showers, Jacuzzis and private heated pools in certain suites.
Ekuthuleni Lodge invites guests to savour true African luxury. Ekuthuleni Lodge is luxurious and romantic in a peaceful setting in the beautiful Welgevonden Private Game Reserve providing fantastic game viewing opportunities, including the Big Five.
The Complete Kruger Safari allows guests to spend 3 nights at 2 different safari lodges in the Private Reserves of the Kruger National Park. Spending time in two different areas of the Park exposes guests to different lion and leopard territories.
An ideal self-drive itinerary for the outdoorsy, adventure-loving family. Enjoy a Big 5 safari in the Kruger, shark cage diving near Hermanus, the scenic Winelands and finish off with exploring Cape Town's beaches.