Situated in the southern section of the Nambiti Private Game Reserve, Cheetah Ridge
Lodge is a luxury, AA Superior rated lodge.
Cheetah Ridge Lodge`s fully catered service, along with access to the pool, tennis court, boma and spa, make it the ideal destination for individuals, families, photo safaris, game and bird safaris, battlefield tours or conferences.
Cheetah Ridge has a homely and inviting atmosphere, ensuring that guests are welcomed to a home away from home. We offer our guests accommodation in a selection of 10 luxurious AA Superior rated suites as well as the Cheetah Ridge Family Suite.
Our luxury en-suite rooms are equipped with an air conditioner as well as a ceiling fan. All luxury suites are equipped with a Nespresso machine as well as a wood stove for those cold winters nights. King or Twin bed can be arranged to suit our guest`s requirements. Our luxury suites overlook a watering hole often promising great viewing of wildlife from your own private deck while seated in your very own relaxation chair.
Guests have the opportunity of experiencing riveting and informative game drives with our knowledgeable guides twice a day.
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Whether it be al fresco dining beneath the lit fig tree or private bush dinners out in a secluded area on the Nambiti Private Game reserve; Cheetah Ridge Lodge should be your ultimate safari destination.
Services at Cheetah Ridge:
- Full breakfast, light lunch and an exquisite 3 course dinner
- Hot Beverages and mineral water
- Local beers, cold drinks and house wines with dinner
- 2 x 3 hr game drives per day
- Snacks for sun downers or tea and coffee for an early morning break on game drives
- Fully serviced
Facilities at Cheetah Ridge:
- Private swimming pool
- Tennis court
- Curio Shop
- Games Room
- Dining room
- Boma / braai area
- Full size Billiards table
- 3 x Fireplace for cosy evenings with the family
- Television (DSTV) in games room
- Fine Dining Meals
- Internet available in office
Accommodation at Cheetah Ridge:
- 10 free standing luxury suites with en suite bathrooms and a view of Cheetah Ridge`s private waterhole
- 1 Family Suite
Cheetah Ridge has a homely and inviting atmosphere, ensuring that guests are welcomed to a home away from home. We offer our guests accommodation in a selection of 10 luxurious AA Superior rated suites as well as the Cheetah Ridge Family Suite. Our luxury en-suite rooms are equipped with an air conditioner as well as a ceiling fan. All our luxury suites each have a Nespresso machine as well as a wood stove for those cold winters nights. King or Twin bed can be arranged to suit our guest’s requirements. Our luxury suites overlook a watering hole often promising great viewing of wildlife from your own private deck while seated in your very own relaxation chair.
Cheetah Ridge has a homely and inviting atmosphere, ensuring that guests are welcomed to a home away from home. The family suite is the perfect option for families with children who would still like the option of being fully catered for. The suite comes complete with air-conditioning and Nespresso machine in each room. The suite is set within the main lodge and consists of 2 rooms joined by a private lounge with a private balcony overlooking the beautiful Nambiti Game Reserve. The family suite sleeps a maximum of 6 guests with one room having a 4 pillar king size bed and the adjacent room can either have a king bed and 2 singles combination or simply 4 single beds. Each room also has their own en suite bathroom.
Bush Lodge (Self-catering)
Enjoy our affordable self-catering accommodation in the Cheetah Ridge Bush Lodge. Set apart from the Lodge, the Bush Lodge is a fantastic family get away destination and can accommodate 10 people comfortably in 5 unique spacious bedrooms one of which is an en-suite bathroom. The private boma is the perfect setting for family or friends to gather around the fire to chat about the days happenings while enjoying a traditional South African braai. The open garden allows guests the opportunity to do some mid-morning bird-watching while keeping a watchful eye for any passing wildlife. Dinner’s may be served in the dining room, on the veranda or perhaps enjoy a traditional braai in the boma. There are 2 bathrooms situated in the house, one of which has a shower and the other a bath as well as toilets. The farm-style kitchen and scullery are fully equipped with all the essentials, the perfect opportunity for you to tap into your inner chef. The Bush Lodge caters for all seasons, in the warm summer months why not cool off with a quick dip in your own private swimming pool and for the chillier winter months our guests can curl up in front of the fireplace with a good bottle of red wine and a book to warm up.
Self Catering House at Cheetah Ridge:
Minimum of 4 people, can sleep 10 guests
- Private garden
- Secluded boma braai area
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Dining room
- Living room
- Fully serviced – staff will service house in the mornings
- 5 bedrooms (main bedroom with en suite bathroom – shower & bath)
Questions for the guests:
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- Special getaway occasion:
- Any special dietary requirements:
- Any special drinks to be stocked:
- Correct number of adults and children in your party:
- Names of guests:
- Ages of Children (if applicable) :
- Desired room configuration (twins/doubles):
- Any disabilities:
- Any Phobias:
- Your expected time of arrival:
(check in from 13:00 & check out between 10 - 11:00)
Cheetah Ridge Activities:
Being one of only a hand full of Big 5 lodges in South Africa that are child friendly, Cheetah Ridge Lodge is the ideal family getaway.
Apart from superb big five game viewing on open 4 x 4 game viewers, Cheetah Ridge offers other activities like a full size billiards table, fully stocked bar, a games room with big screen television for all your sporting needs. We also offer fishing as well as battlefield tours to the surrounding areas.
On your game drive your qualified guide will thrill your senses with sights and sounds of not only the big five but also cheetah, hippo, hyena, giraffe and over 30 plains game species.
Your guide will introduce you to some of the less known facts of nature including insects, birds and flora. A stop on your drive will give you the chance to stretch your legs and enjoy a sun downer and snacks in the afternoon or a hot beverage and rusks on the morning drive.
Cheetah Ridge Map:
The Colonial style farm-house with its Boer War themed comfortable en-suite rooms and large old stone veranda provided the perfect backdrop to our game drives. We could not have asked for more attention, every request was met with an 'anything we can do to make your stay happy' attitude. Kirsty and Brad were star hosts, with a fantastic back-up team. Breakfasts under the trees, lovely light salad lunches outdoors, dinner indoors or in the Boma, added to by the staff impromptu entertainment of singing and dancing and the highlights of game drives under Brad's expert guidance. Perhaps a cherry on top was the visit to the cheetah sanctuary. Thanks for a fantastic break in a lovely environment with a great atmosphere.
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