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About Tholo Lodge, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve

About Tholo Lodge, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve

Tholo Lodge is a private self-catering lodge situated in the famous Waterberg Mountains, and forms part of the greater Mabalingwe Big 5 Game Reserve, near Bela-Bela.Tholo Lodge sleeps 10 guests, and consists of 4 luxury en-suite bedrooms. Three bedrooms have an outside shower overlooking the bush. The loft area can also serve as an additional bedroom and has a lounge suite and a double sleeper couch in. The lodge also features a well-equipped open-plan kitchen, and entertainment area with a pool table, as well as a huge deck with breathtaking views, a boma and braai area, and a pr

Safari: Rent our Safari vehicle for a private game drive through the park. You can also book a guided game drive for the entire family.

Spa: There are two Spa facilities in the reserve. Bookings are essential.

Golf: Tholo lodge is only 4km away from Elements Private Golf Estate and just a few minutes drive from Zebula Private Golf Estate

Wedding Venues: Chapel and restaurant is available for a Bushveld wedding experience

Covid Safety Approved: Hand sanitizers are available for your use free of charge. Your room and all main areas will be cleaned and sanitised to the highest standard with extra care and attention being taken to disinfect all points of frequent contact.

 Sleeps 10
Check-in: 14:00
Check-out: 10:00
Reviews: 3 reviews

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Important Information

Mabalingwe is a Game reserve with a fair amount of gravel road. The roads in some areas of the reserve will require a vehicle with a reasonable clearance.

Accommodation needs to be settled in full before arrival.

A breakage deposit equal to R2000 will also still be added to the invoice after confirmation of the booking. This breakage deposit will be refunded within 5 days of departure if no breakages occured.
All breakages will be deducted from this deposit.

Guest Reviews

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lindsay duly
April 2021
What an awesome place to stay!The house was really beautifully furnished with tasteful decor, it was clean, well maintained and had everything we needed plus many extra comforts as well such as an ice machine and an extra chest freezer, potjies etc.It is really home from home or better!The beds were super comfortable with crisp white linen bedding and unlike other self catering places, the pillows... Read more
geordie aitken
April 2019
Could not get into Tholo lodge because of a circuit fault!!!!!! And the Lodge we were place in was not up to standard
clive abraham
November 2018
Am not fond of unwalled toilets inside bedrooms.


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Jacuzzi/Hot-tub
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises
  • 24H. Security
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom
  • Double bed
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Fridge
  • Iron and board
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • House Keeping
  • Massage
  • Mini fridge
  • Non smoking rooms
  • Patio
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Shower

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • No TGCSA Grading
* Please enquire for further details.

Tholo Lodge, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve location

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Tholo Lodge, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve is 28.1km from the centre of Bela Bela (Warmbaths) , the nearest airport 109.9km (Waterkloof AFB Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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