The Elandela Reserve nestles within the Greater Kruger National Park region of South Africa's Limpopo Province. This reserve offers fantastic photo safaris combined with unbeatable animal viewing experiences. Besides White Rhinos, White Lions, Leopards, Tawny Lions, Buffaloes, Cheetah, Hippo, Crocodiles and Antelopes which roam freely in the Elandela Reserve, guests encounter many other animals.
The Elandela lodge features Lake View and River View Suites all of which are comfortably furnished with convenient amenities and features. Providing a homely African feel with its traditional thatched grass roofs, the Lake View Suites are in proximity to the lounge and dining venues of the lodge. The Suites are complete with en-suite bathrooms (shower) as well as two single beds, which can be joined to make a King-size bed if required.
The River and Lake View Suites are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, twin or king beds, as well as safes, air conditioning, coffee and tea making facilities as well as a stocked fridged. The rooms at the lodge are serviced by housekeeping twice a day.
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From the welcoming lounge of the lodge which features large glass sliding doors, magnificent views of the lush Klaserie River below, the Drakensberg mountains and the Blyde River Canyon can be admired. The well-stocked bar offers an excellent selection of beautiful, South African wines as well as malts and spirits.
Elandela restaurant offers a big screen TV with satellite coverage which is popular during sports events. The outdoor swimming pools provide refreshment during the warm summer days. Guests may enjoy relaxation on the comfortable lounge chairs around the pool with a cold cocktail.
Lit by lanterns, fires and the stars above, dining in the traditional African boma makes for an unforgettable experience. In the heart of nature, barbequed delicacies are on offer with South African pot bread as well as the lodges variation of the traditional maize meal and sauces. Elegant dining can be enjoyed in the dining room where mouth-watering meals are served in a most comfortable setting. Besides the main dining room, the lodge also features a smaller, intimate dining venue which is ideal for guests who enjoy a private celebration.
Short tours from Elandela to nearby attractions and events are on offer for guests which include thrilling night safari drives in the Elandela Reserve, a visit to the Endangered Species Centre as well as to the Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre. Full-Day Excursions are available to the Kruger National Park, the magnificent Blyde River Canyon along the Panorama Route as well as to the historic Pilgrim's Rest mining town and its waterfalls.