About Warthog Lodge
If your heart yearns for endless vistas and the sunsets of Africa, the extraordinary wildlife and campfires under the African sky, then Warthog Lodge (with heated pool) will not disappoint. The Lodge is a celebration of Bushveld architecture, hospitality and luxury. You will feel it as you walk through the door and enter the living area that opens onto a spacious deck with expansive views and panoramas of unspoilt Bushveld. The perfect spot for relaxation, celebration, family and fun.
• Netflix, Showmax, DSTV Premium and DSTVNow
• Solar back-up power during power outages
• Heated pool
• Fast uncapped WIFI
• Enhanced cleaning, sanitizing and fogging between stays
Our family-friendly lodge also offers elf check-in and self check-out. With comfortable workspaces Warthog Lodge is the perfect getaway to spend a couple of days and recoup.
In these extraordinary times we would like to reassure you that your safety and well-being is our top priority.
For every stay all beds are prepared with clean bed linen, each guest is supplied with his/her own bath towel, hand towel, face cloth and swimming towel. For longer stays there is a complementary linen and towel change every third day.
We provide all cleaning agents including liquid hand soap, hand & surface sanitizer, disposable paper towels, tissues, new sponges and scrubbies, clean dish cloths, tea towels and oven gloves.
If you have booked daily cleaning or are planning to do so, cleaners have been supplied with face masks, disposable gloves, their own paper towels, liquid hand soap and sanitizer. Cleaners are adhering to a frequent hand-sanitation regime.
Stylish and spacious, Warthog Lodge offers open living at it's best. Natural light streams through the windows, throwing sun and shadow onto exclusive African design pieces, hand woven Persian carpets and artwork by South African artists.
The Main House consist of the main bedroom with king bed, en-suite bathroom and outdoor shower. As well as the main deck, living and eating area, guest washroom, well-appointed kitchen, scullery and pantry. And, while cooking, open the fold-away windows to continue enjoying the view to its fullest.
Both Chalets feature a private deck, bedroom with king bed, en-suite bathroom and outdoor shower. The Right Chalet also has a bunk bed for 2 children.
Spend time with friends and family on the main deck, the swimming pool deck or go on game drives in your own private Game Viewing Vehicle (manual transmission) (extra cost of ZAR 750.00 per day).
At night enjoy a true Bushveld fire and barbeque in the large open Boma while listening to the unique sounds of the African Bush and watching the wildlife drink water from our own private watering hole.
Nearby activities include golf, horse riding, fly fishing, Big 5, bird watching, cycling, game drives, game viewing, guided walks, mountain biking, swimming and tennis.
We are Kind to our Environment
At Warthog Lodge we have created an eco-friendly system that is kind to the surrounding environment. We are striving to become one of the most environmentally friendly self-catering lodges in the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve.
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.
Spa: Mabalingwe Nature Reserve has spa facilities in the Ingwe camp that can be booked.
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.
Covid Safety Approved: Warthog Lodge is prepared according to FEDHASA guidelines. Our staff have been trained on COVID-preparedness, including PPE, hand hygiene, social distancing and wearing masks, and we clean Warthog Lodge with all mandatory disinfectants.
• A REFUNDABLE BREAKAGE DEPOSIT equal to one nights' 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 one nights' 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 R450.00 forms part of the quotation. This is NOT a daily cleaning service. See ADDED EXTRAS for the price of the daily cleaning service.
• Please note that noise restrictions apply as you are in a nature reserve. Noise travels far in the open areas and guests are asked to keep all noise to a minimum at all times. Music will only be allowed till 9 pm.
• No stag or hen groups.
• No matriculation parties.
• No bachelor parties.
• NO PETS are allowed under any circumstances.
• Smoking is only allowed in some of the open air areas.
• Parking for all guests is available on site and is free of charge. No more than 3 cars.
• Free WIFI
• Free Netflix, ShowMax, DSTV and DSTVNow.
• Free heated pool.
• 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.
• Load Shedding – Inverter based power back-up for some essentials (water) during load shedding. Gas stove and gas geysers. Solar and emergency lighting.
• A daily cleaning service is available at R300.00 a day.
• A newly converted 11 seater game drive vehicle, (purchased April 2018) (manual transmission) is available for hire at R750.00 per day. 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 25. 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.
• Braai wood is available @ R28.00 per bag.
• Firelighters @ R20.00 per pack.
• Late Check-Out (after 10 am and as late as 2 pm) – optional @ R600.00. (depending on availability) see more
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