About Gnu Ranch
Gnu Ranch is a 2000ha private game reserve situated where the majestic Waterberg meets the mistic Bushveld, near the famous Mokolo dam. Eighteen species plains game roam on our reserve, and when the sun sets over the waterberg predators like cheatah, leopard,crocodile and brown-hiena leave only their tracks on the pathways.Rock lodge has two separate thatched cottages built on a hill with spectacular views. The cottages is built hundred meters apart and designed with privacy in mind. Each cottage has three bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms, a private braai area and fully equipped kitchen opening on a thatched deck/dining area. The communal area has a swimming pool, pool table and DStv.Tree Top Tent, the luxury air-conditioned tent is a true Bushveld experience, built on a hill overlooking the Waterberg mountains.The chalet type tent has an outside spa bath, en-suite bathroom, equipped kitchen and cosy braai area. The deck has spectacular views and is equipped with a gas braai and outside shower.Valley Camp, the big farmhouse is ideal for big groups and young children. It has seven bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen/dining area with an inside braai and TV. End the day around a bushveld-fire in the big boma built under a massive Marula tree. The camp can accommodate twenty guests and is booked exclusively for one group at a time.Tree top cabin, the unique wooden cabin is built high in the branches of a huge Tamboti tree.The ultra private cabin has two bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, braai area, swimming pool and a deck on the roof overlooking a bird rich wetland.The Bush Cottage is our first green unit powered by solar energy. This unique cottage is built in the shade of massive Tambotie trees. It has a relaxed atmosphere and has a lovely view of the surrounding luscious bush and a watering-hole fifty meters away.
Safari: Game drives can be arranged on a open game-viewer, or drive around in your own vehicle on the more than 80km dirtroad on-site. Seventeen species of plainsgame can be viewed in abbundance,and the wetlands are a birdwatcher's dream.
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Things to do in and around Lephalale (Ellisras)
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