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About Gabbata Lodge

Gabbata Lodge is situated on a 20-hectare expanse of untamed bushveld with various species of game and bird life. This fairy tale wedding and conference venue provides the ideal setting for all your special occasions.

Gabbata offers a variety of rooms and our suites provide a feeling of warmth, elegance and tranquil bushveld luxury. All suites are north facing with breathtaking views of Roodeplaat Dam and its surrounding vegetation. Our aim is to provide comfort and luxury. Larger rooms are also available to accommodate families of three to four people.

The lodge is an escape from the hustle and bustle of the big city. We understand that planning a wedding can be a daunting and overwhelming experience; therefore we offer various packages to suit your needs and requirements.

Wedding Venues: Gabbata offers an enchanting chapel with elegant chandeliers to accommodate up to 200 people. We are able to cater for both large and more intimate weddings in either one of our venues or lushes gardens.

Conference Venues: Gabbata is the perfect place to host a conference or meeting. Our venue has a unique ambience that will add to the positive experience of all participants. The facility is modular and can accommodate small to large groups.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 9 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Lodge
  • Sleeps: 41
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 2 Reviews


  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.


50% OFF Midweek Special

Stay between 12 Jan 2017 and 31 Mar 2017 and get 50% off. Valid every Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu. .

  • Book before 30 Mar 2017 to receive this special.

Gabbata Lodge Rooms

Reviews for Gabbata Lodge

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Engela van Biljon, South Africa
24 September 2014

The room was comfy and breakfast was good. We did not get a chance to try out the restaurant, but it is all and all a peaceful retreat.

Andre Bester, Botswana
03 June 2013

Rooms were old but bedding was clean.Had to ask for kettle, no tv in room, very basic.Breakfast is only served from 8am which is quite unusual and inconvenient.

Gabbata Lodge Map

Gabbata Lodge is 1.6km from the centre of Roodeplaat , the nearest airport 25.4km (Waterkloof AFB Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

Things to do in and around Roodeplaat

Roodeplaat Dam Fishing

(0.5 km from Roodeplaat)

2 reviews

The dam was originally named Pienaars Rivier Dam and meant for the water supply to the immediate land owners. It still supplies water but visitors are able to row and fish on the dam. Bass, carp, kurper and barbel can be caught.

Roodeplaat Nature Reserve Birdwatching

(0.5 km from Roodeplaat)

Roodeplaat Nature Reserve is conveniently located close to the city for a day's nature outing. The reserve has two hides overlooking the dam for the avid birdwatcher - you might have to content with some fisherman that do not spot the 'no fishing'...

Pebble Rock Golf Club

(4.9 km from Roodeplaat)

Just 25 km from Pretoria, you'll find Pebble Rock Golf Club, a challenging 18-hole course. A well-known feature in the area, the course forms part of the Pebble Rock Village, with the club house forming the focal point. The course offers members,...

Bushman's Rock Spa

(5.6 km from Roodeplaat)

Bushman's Rock Spa is the most relaxing spa in this area of Pretoria, located on the banks of the Moreletta river, in the heart of the bush. Enjoy a authentic African calabash massage in the beautiful rooms over looking the river or have a relaxing...