Baobab Lodge

Self-Catering Bush Lodge Accommodation near Bela Bela (Warmbaths), Limpopo, South Africa This privately owned immaculate property is situated in the heart of the well known Mabalingwe Game Reserve near Bela Bela. If you need a holiday where you can rest in luxury then this is where you need to stay.


This brick and thatch house has four bedrooms each with en-suite bathrooms, comfortably sleeping eight people in 3/4 size beds. There are also 2 bunk beds (sleeping 4) in a room adjoining one of the bedrooms. This is like a family unit. Mom and Dad have their own room whilst 4 children can sleep separately in a room --- near to the parents but providing most needed privacy. One bedroom is very private as it has a door that opens directly and only onto the deck. Each room has a magnificent view Bedding and towels are supplied. (Bring along your own beach towels)


The dining room has large doors which lead to the deck providing stunning sun set views.

The open living area has a full equipped kitchen (stove, microwave & fridge), and dining room with beautiful eight seater dining room table. The lounge is separated from the dining room with a fireplace, heating both areas at the same time. The lounge has a comfortable leather suite and is fitted with a TV (with DStv) and Cell phone reception is good.

Charcoal braai facilities available at splash pool area with our exclusive nature views.

A water hole provides for game viewing in the comfort of your lodge The game as well as the sun sets can be enjoyed while cooling off in the splash pool.

The entertainment area is in the basement and includes a pub area, pool table, and dartboard.

You can relax in the beautiful boma while having a braai .Sitting in the boma which is nestled between the trees you can hear all the wonderful sounds that the Bushveld has to offer. Braai facilities are available there.

  • big game 
  • braai / barbecue 
  • dishwasher 
  • DSTV in communal area
  • fireplace
  • game drives 
  • horse riding 
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • microwave in unit
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • private airfield (less than 15km)
  • private entrance
  • reptile park (less than 20km)
  • restaurant onsite
  • squash court (less than 5km)
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • tennis court (less than 5km)
  • tumble dryer onsite


This Game Reserve hosts the Big 5 while some even visit the house. Restaurants and shops are nearby and game drives can be arranged at reception. You are more than welcome to do a game drive with your own car as most of the roads are in good condition. Swimming pools, tennis and squash courts are available. Info can be obtained at reception. There is also a private airfield.


For the keen golfer a golf course is situated nearby. The town Bela Bela is a mere 20 minutes drive and the De Wildt Cheetah sanctuary, which offers guided tours is not far from there.