Makweti Safari Lodge, Welgevonden Game Reserve

Makweti Safari Lodge beckons intrepid explorers to visit South Africa, with a harmonious blend of luxury, conservation, and authentic safari encounters.

Nestled in the heart of an untamed South African landscape, Makweti Safari Lodge is an authentic African oasis that combines an intimate safari experience with exquisite luxury.

The lodge's malaria-free location and proximity to Johannesburg make it a haven for those seeking a safari, without the hassle of long-distance travel. The unfenced, exclusive camp caters to just ten guests – ideal for families with children over the age of 12.

The lodge hosts personal encounters in a pristine 40,000-hectare wilderness, home to a variety of wildlife and free-roaming Big Five. Qualified guides lead unforgettable explorations, sharing their knowledge with contagious enthusiasm and joy. Rare black and white rhinos and cheetah families further enrich the exhilaration of a true African safari. Standing as a beacon of responsible tourism, Makweti co-champions conservation initiatives that have earned the reserve a reputation as one of the continent’s most well-managed protected habitats.

Celebrated for superlative dining experiences and estate wines, Makweti meals are a renowned. The lodge's interiors tastefully echo the region's rich cultural tapestry. Panoramic vistas of a picturesque valley perfectly complement the décor.

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How to get there:

Award winning Qatar Airways offer direct daily flights and ticketing to Johannesburg. Please click on the logo for details and prices. Once you arrive into Johannesburg, you can use Makweti’s transfer service, or drive yourself to the main gate of the Welgevonden Game Reserve, where you’ll be personally met by a Makweti representative. A short local flight to the nearby airstrip can be arranged by the lodge, should you choose this option. It’s incredibly easy to get to!


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United Kingdom | +44 (0)208 123 1377
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