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About Warthog Lodge

Nestled amongst the rolling hills and natural dams of the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, Warthog Lodge offers families and nature lovers a relaxing retreat away from the busy city life.This spacious lodge consists of the main house and two chalets. The main house has one en-suite bedroom with a king size bed. Each of the chalets has an en-suite bedroom with king-size beds, while one of the bedrooms also has a bunk bed, making it ideal for six adults and two children. Each bedroom also has an outside shower for guests who truly wish to be closer to nature. Each of the chalets also has a private deck. The living areas are in the main house. There is a comfortable lounge, dining room, guest toilet, scullery and fully equipped kitchen ideal for all your self-catering needs. Warthog Lodge also has its own private watering hole that the animals love to visit! The more active guests can spend their days exploring the reserve by visiting the tennis courts, squash courts or mini-golf course. Game drives can also be arranged where guests will be able to view the abundance of bird- and wildlife indigenous to the area. A Game Drive Vehicle (manual transmission) is available to rent as an added extra at R650.00 per day. This vehicle has to be booked for the duration of the stay and can be used to do your own game drive. The vehicle is only allowed to be driven by a licensed driver and cannot be taken off the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve. Return to the cool comfort of the lodge to take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool while appreciating the views of the surrounding bushveld. Enjoy a braai under the stars, or simply unwind on the wooden deck while experiencing a golden African sunset.

Safari: Guests can choose to hire the game viewing vehicle to do their own safari or they can book a game drive at the Mabalingwe reception.

Golf: Warthog Lodge is situated on the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve. It is not far from Zebula and Elements Golf Course.

Family friendly: Warthog Lodge is the perfect place for families who want to break away to the bush. Because of wild animals roaming around freely, young children should be supervised.

Romantic: The sunsets at Warthog Lodge creates a romantic vibe.

  • Response Rate: 99%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 2 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 9 Reviews

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Specials

15% OFF Long Stay Special!


Stay between 12 Aug 2017 and 31 Dec 2019 and get 15% off.

  • Valid for 6 guests or more
  • 5 night min stay (check-in between 12 Aug 2017 and 31 Dec 2019)

Important Information

IMPORTANT IINFORMATION

• A REFUNDABLE BREAKAGE DEPOSIT equal to 1 days' rental will also still be payable and does not form part of this quotation. This breakage deposit will be refunded within 5 working days after departure if no breakages or damages have been caused as a result of the tenant or his guests' behavior. THIS BREAKAGE...
IMPORTANT IINFORMATION

• A REFUNDABLE BREAKAGE DEPOSIT equal to 1 days' rental will also still be payable and does not form part of this quotation. This breakage deposit will be refunded within 5 working days after departure if no breakages or damages have been caused as a result of the tenant or his guests' behavior. THIS BREAKAGE DEPOSIT IS PAYABLE DIRECTLY TO THE OWNER AND DOES NOT FORM PART OF THE QUOTATION.
• The Departure Clean Fee of R400.00 forms part of the quotation. This is NOT a daily cleaning service. See ADDED EXTRAS for the price of the daily cleaning service.
• A levy of R150.00 per extra person per night will be added if the quote was done for a specified number of guests and more guests are added.
• Children are welcome. Young children must be under the supervision of their parents at all times.
• No stag or hen groups.
• No matriculation parties.
• No bachelor parties.
• NO PETS are allowed under any circumstances.
• Music will not be allowed between 10 pm and 11.30 am.
• Smoking is only allowed in some of the open air areas.
• Parking for all guests is available on site and is free of charge. Stricktly no more than 3 cars.
• Free WIFI
• Free DSTV.
• As the house is situated in a Nature Reserve, all persons using the house will have to sign an indemnity form which will be emailed on receipt of deposit.
• Please note the lodge can comfortably sleep six adults and two children.
• Please note that baboons, monkeys and various other animals roam freely. Keep all doors and windows securely closed and locked when out, not in sight or when checking out. Failure to do so, resulting in the baboons, monkeys or animals gaining access to the house will result in the loss of the whole breakage deposit as well as being charged for any other damage incurred by the baboons. monkeys or animals.
• A Camp/Travel Cot and bedding is available on request.
• There are 2 camp beds and bedding available on request for children that want to sleep with their parents in the main house.

ADDED EXTRAS
• A cleaning service of R300.00 per day is available as an added extra.
• A game drive vehicle (manual transmission) is available at R650.00 per day. (The vehicle has to be booked for the entire duration of your stay. All fuel, flat tyres and call-outs will be for your own account.) Driver of the vehicle must be a licensed driver and over the age of 18. The vehicle cannot be taken off the reserve. The vehicle is not allowed on any of the 4x4 routes or difficult routes up the mountains. Failure to adhere to this policy can result in the loss of the full breakage deposit plus being liable for all other costs involved.
• Braai wood is available @ R25.00 per bag.

WARTHOG LODGE CAN ALSO BE BOOKED IN THE FOLLOWING CONFIGURATIONS:

Main House Only – Sleep 2 adults – ZAR 2500.00 per night.
Main House plus One Chalet Only – Sleep 4 adults – ZAR 3200.00 per night.
Whole House – Main House plus 2 Chalets – Sleep 6 adults and 2 children – normal listed rates apply.

If you book the main house only or the main house and the one chalet only your privacy is still assured as the rest will not be booked out to anyone else.

Any advertised specials do not apply when booking the main house or the main house and one chalet only.
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Room availability and prices

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  • Self-catering Lodge Sleeps 8 Includes: Self-catering This lovely lodge can accommodate six adults and two children and has three en-suite bedrooms with king-size beds. One... see more Features:  King beds, M-Net, DStv, Private bathroom, Bath only, En-suite see more King beds, M-Net, DStv, Private bathroom, Bath only, En-suite, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Bunk beds, Outdoor shower, Fan, Television, DVD player, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, Internet Connection, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms, Hair Dryer, Dam views, Swimming pool views, Garden views
    from R3700 Room rate
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      Reviews for Warthog Lodge

      9 guest reviews Reviews of

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      Tshepo Mpe
      06 December 2017

      The place is well looked after, clean and all utensils in working order. The view is fantastic. The host ensured that we are okay and kept checking before and after our arrival. Love the place and am definitely recommeding.PS. The house is on the top of the hill and I recommend that people use vehicles with a higher ground clearance.

      Anthony Brown
      01 December 2017

      This was a gem.We will definitely be back at least once a year.From the time we booked, the level of communication and the quality of the stay was unsurpassed.Thank you Lea

      Reinier Meyjes
      28 October 2017

      We loved the feeling of space.

      Lynn Soicher
      31 August 2017

      From the moment we arrived we fell in love.The view is breathtaking.The accomodation feels like home from home.Everything you could want is at your fingertips.We highly recommend it!

      Shannon Swanepoel
      25 July 2017

      4 of us travelled from JHB to spend a long weekend at Warthog Lodge. The trip up is quick and the lodge is easy to get to. The lodge is situated in a beautiful section of the reserve, it's extremely private and the setting is beautiful and peaceful. Bird watchers paradise. The lodge is very well stocked, spacious and clean. Our host was extremely helpful and we didn't want for anything. Having our own game vehicle was awesome. Thank you very much for a really great weekend.

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      Warthog Lodge Map

      Warthog Lodge is 3.9km from the centre of Mabalingwe Nature Reserve , the nearest airport 110.8km (Waterkloof AFB Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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