EXPERIENCES
WATERHOLE HIDE
Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa offers the unique opportunity to have an eye-to-eye encounter with wildlife from an underground waterhole hide. The hide is connected to the Main Lodge through a 65 metre reinforced concrete tunnel.
BUSH WALKS
Over 300 bird species are found on the reserve, including the rare blue crane which breeds in the southern section of the reserve, early in the year. Our rangers will tell you all about the wonders of the wilderness on bush walks as they take you up-close-and-personal with nature.
SAFARIS
The rich and varied Waterberg region offers a diverse variety of unspoiled habitats. More than 50 mammals, 300 bird species and 2,000 plant species can be found within these habitats.
YOGA (DETOX) RETREATS
To get the maximum health benefit from juice fasting, we recommend a special diet three days before starting the fasting programme.
FOOD
Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa truly is a culinary destination that caters for foodies of all ages. We pride ourselves in offering a healthy food concept with typical African flair. Get a taste of what the continent has to offer and indulge in our modern African cuisine.
HONEYMOON
Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa is the perfect destination for newlyweds. What more can you ask for than a few days of safari, fine dining and wellness, in an environment offering a tasteful mix of African chic and contemporary design?
CHILD FRIENDLY
Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa is known for its child and family friendliness. Little travellers can enjoy the swimming pool and the safe, secluded playground with its protective elephant fence, or explore the variety the bush has to offer during a Kiddies bush walk.
RHINO TRACKING
While accompanied by your experienced Ranger, you’ll embark on a once-in-a-lifetime experience in search of the white rhino (Ceratotherium simum); a highly-endangered species that is protected within the Welgevonden Game Reserve.
ROCK ART EXCURSIONS
South African rock art is a precious historical asset. At Mhondoro we are proud to offer a guided excursion to the two rock art sites located within Welgevonden Game Reserve.
SHOOTING ACTIVITIES
A Safari Guide has a huge responsibility. Their role is not only to protect the natural diversity of the wilderness, but also to ensure the safety of all guests in our magnificent Welgevonden Game Reserve.
RANGERS DIARY
Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa is a luxurious, five-star private Safari Lodge and Villa situated within the malaria-free Welgevonden Game Reserve in the Waterberg District of the Limpopo Province of South Africa.
WELGEVONDEN GAME RESERVE
Welgevonden Game Reserve is a 35,000 hectare stretch of exceptionally beautiful scenery amid river ravines and mountains in the Waterberg district of the Limpopo province. It is malaria-free and home to the Big 5.
BIG 5
Welgevonden Game Reserve is home to over fifty animal species, including Africa’s world-famous Big 5: African lion, African elephant, Cape buffalo, African leopard and rhinoceros.
LITTLE 5
You’ve heard of the Big 5, right? This is the ultimate sighting on any safari and provides the gold standard of wildlife in South Africa.