aha Makalali Private Game Reserve is situated close to the mighty Drakensberg mountains west of the Kruger Park, this ethnic bush retreat lies on 26 000 hectares of bushveld in the North-eastern Lowveld, South Africa. Makalali Game Reserve boasts the spectacular ‘Big Five’ - lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo.
aha Makalali River Lodge is located on the banks of the Makhutswi River. This stunning 5 star lodge consists of three camps with six luxury suites each. The camps are all private yet within easy access of one another and features a plunge pool and enclosed dining and lounge area. All suites have an en-suite bathroom, which includes an indoor and outdoor shower, as well as a fireplace. The raised, private timber viewing deck (sala) offers beautiful views from which to observe the bird life and game.
aha Makalali Private Game Lodge's cuisine is a combination of regional African cuisine, which represents a melting pot of cooking styles that have evolved over the centuries of exploration on this amazing continent.
Flights can be arranged into Hoedspruit Airport and from here transfers organized upon request.