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About Lakenvlei Forest Lodge

Lakenvlei Forest Lodge, the ultimate escape from city life, nestles amid a lush pine forest estate, about 10 km north of Belfast in the Eastern Highlands of Mpumalanga province. This area is famous for its cool summers, frosty winters and trout-filled streams and dams.

There are twelve self-catering luxury chalets constructed from solid pine logs from the surrounding area. Each chalet is beautifully furnished in a comfortable cottage style, with a large open-hearth fireplace as a focal point in the living area. They have fully equipped kitchens, spacious bedrooms and bathrooms. The chalets are serviced daily.

There is a main lodge where guests will find a country-style restaurant specializing in country cuisine, as well as a cosy pub. There are many activities at the lodge, including hiking, bass fishing, tennis, and horse riding.

Wedding Venues: Lakenvlei is ideally suited for special occasions such as weddings, birthdays and anniversaries. Booking arrangements are flexible, allowing you to personalize your event, according to your needs.

Conference Venues: There is a conference room that can accommodate up to 35 delegates in a U-seating. There is modern equipment and facilities.

Family friendly: Pony rides at are available at R60 per child.

  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 80
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises
  • Hiking
  • Conference Venues

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
  • Afrikaans
  • Northern Sotho (Sesotho sa Leboa)


  • AA Recommended
* Please enquire for further details.

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Lakenvlei Forest Lodge is 8.3km from the centre of Belfast , the nearest airport 117.4km (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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