Embark on an exhilarating travel adventure that takes you from the charming town of Sabie in Mpumalanga to the untamed wilderness of Motswari Private Game Reserve and Sabi Sands Game Reserve. Discover the breathtaking beauty of South Africa’s landscapes, from lush forests to arid savannahs.
Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of these pristine reserves, where you’ll encounter the “Big 5” and a myriad of other wildlife species. Experience the magic of the African bushveld on thrilling game drives and guided safaris.
Your journey culminates in the vibrant city of Johannesburg, where you can explore the rich cultural heritage, dine at world-class restaurants, and indulge in shopping and entertainment. This South African adventure promises unforgettable moments and a deep connection with the wild heart of Africa.
Nestled within a deep valley on the Drakensberg mountain range’s escarpment in South Africa’s Mpumalanga province, you’ll find the charming town of Sabie. This small country town has gained popularity as a must-visit tourist destination, thanks to its awe-inspiring natural landscapes and magnificent waterfalls cascading into pristine mountain streams.
Sabie boasts a robust tourism infrastructure, offering a variety of accommodation options and a diverse selection of restaurants to cater to the needs of every traveler. Discover the beauty and tranquility of Sabie during your next South African adventure.
Welcome to The Sabie Town House, a charming and distinctive home crafted from river stone and local timber. Nestled peacefully, it offers breathtaking views of the Sabie Gorge’s natural beauty. From our pool patio deck, you can witness hyraxes basking in the morning sun, hear the occasional call of a fish eagle, and admire sunbirds fluttering among hibiscus and strelitzia flowers. We’ve even had the pleasure of a hippo passing by!
For a romantic evening, take a short stroll with a chilled bottle of wine across the open bushveld at sunset and sit upon the rocks to marvel at the gorge and river below. Our spacious rooms prioritize your comfort, providing a welcoming retreat to unwind and feel at home. Each room has a separate private entrance, with most offering garden views.
Families are warmly welcomed, and we offer family suites for your convenience. Start your day with sumptuous breakfasts served in our dining room or on the verandah overlooking the sparkling blue swimming pool. The Sabie Town House Guest Lodge is conveniently located within walking distance of Sabie village, featuring an array of shops and excellent dining options. Your perfect retreat in Sabie awaits!
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Step into an African paradise at Motswari Private Game Reserve. Anticipate genuine hospitality, breathtaking landscapes, and indelible wildlife encounters, including the opportunity to encounter the iconic Big Five. The name “Motswari” signifies “to conserve and protect” in Tswana, a mission that our dedicated team wholeheartedly embraces.
Embark on an unforgettable African adventure at Geiger’s Camp, where an unwavering commitment to detail and personalized care is the norm. Nestled atop a ridge within Motswari Private Game Reserve, you’ll be treated to sweeping vistas of the Sharalumi River and the Big Five’s natural habitat. It’s an oasis of serenity and seclusion.
Originally a cherished family home, Geiger’s Camp retains an inviting, homelike ambiance that complements its luxurious amenities, ensuring your stay is both opulent and warm-hearted.
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Sabi Sands Game Reserve stands as the world’s most renowned private game reserve, nestled adjacent to South Africa’s iconic Kruger National Park. Here, you’ll encounter a safari experience unlike any other. The opportunities for game viewing are simply unmatched, presenting the coveted ‘Big 5’ and beyond. Complementing this extraordinary wildlife encounter are a diverse range of luxury lodges, catering to all preferences, crafting an African dream safari.
The absence of barriers between Kruger National Park and Sabi Sands Game Reserve allows wildlife to roam freely within this expansive natural haven. Sabi Sands is particularly celebrated for its exceptional leopard sightings, often encountered during exhilarating game drives. This makes Sabi Sands the quintessential destination for an ultimate photographic safari, ensuring you return home with awe-inspiring pictures and cherished memories.
Beyond the ‘Big 5,’ Sabi Sands boasts a profusion of other game species, including an impressive array of over 300 bird species. Consequently, Sabi Sands emerges as the premier South African safari destination, captivating wildlife enthusiasts, photographers, and avid birdwatchers alike.
Nestled within the lush bush, Idube Safari Lodge is a verdant oasis that appears as a forest from above. As you arrive, our welcoming reception and curio shop await, ready to assist you in settling into your luxurious or standard suites. These accommodations come complete with modern amenities, including Wi-Fi, air conditioning, hairdryers, mosquito nets, safes, and private decks. For those seeking extra indulgence, our luxury suites boast their own private swimming pools, while two larger pools are available for all guests to enjoy.
During the day and evening, our fully-stocked bar serves as a popular gathering spot, and our gazebo, with its panoramic glass walls, provides stunning views of our resident nyala and the abundant birdlife that graces our surroundings. As the night falls, our inviting fire pit and boma become lively meeting points for guests to share stories and discuss the day’s safari sightings.
Start your day with breakfast on our deck, overlooking a dry riverbed, and don’t miss the opportunity to visit our hide, accessible via the Shadulu Swing Bridge, for an intimate wildlife encounter. Idube Safari Lodge invites you to experience the magic of the African bush in comfort and style.
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The capital of densely populated Gauteng Province, Johannesburg is an economic powerhouse whose influence extends across much of southern Africa. Although the city itself is unashamedly modern, having started life in 1886 as a gold mining boomtown, the abundant fossils unearthed in the Cradle of Humankind (a UNESCO World Heritage Site on Johannesburg’s western outskirts) indicate that the area has been inhabited by our hominid ancestors for at least four million years.
Welcome to The Parkwood Boutique Hotel, where the fusion of sophistication and comfort awaits you in the vibrant heart of Johannesburg. Situated in the tranquil Parkwood neighborhood, enveloped by the beauty of Jacaranda tree-lined streets, our boutique hotel offers a harmonious blend of luxury, serenity, and personalized service. Whether your journey brings you for business or leisure, our thoughtfully designed rooms, which open onto lush gardens, coupled with our warm hospitality, promise an unforgettable stay.
Just a 10-minute stroll away from Rosebank, you’ll discover an urban sanctuary that provides easy access to a wealth of experiences. Rosebank boasts an array of restaurants, rooftop bars, chic boutiques, vibrant African craft markets, and a shopping mall. Moreover, the Gautrain station, a fast train to ORT airport and key destinations like Sandton and Pretoria, is conveniently close.
In the evenings, unwind on our plush patio sofas with a glass of wine, surrounded by the gentle glow of fairy lights and abundant greenery, before savoring dinner (available from Mondays to Thursdays). The Parkwood Boutique Hotel invites you to immerse yourself in comfort and sophistication while experiencing the dynamic spirit of Johannesburg.
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We’re sure it really has been a wonderful trip, but sadly it’s time for it to end. It has been an honor to look after you and hopefully provide you with many safari memories. We hope to see you again next time you go on safari.
Do not hesitate to give us a call. We are an expert team and we are happy to talk to you.
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