Ingwe Lodge - Safari in this incredible cliff top lodge built from stone and Tambookie thatch crowned with every luxurious modern amenity to enthral and pamper any travel connoisseur. Incredible views across the water may delight guests with elephant and sable sightings. Pamper yourself with a dip in the Olympic pool or open air jacuzzi, unwind in the sauna before your private masseuse eases your muscles into a pure state of relaxation.
For the gym enthusiasts this amazing state-of-the-art machinery will keep you toned and ready for the next delectable meal. Our chefs will cater for every taste and provide mouth-watering fare fit for a king! Sumptuous dining is paired with wines from the extensive wine cellar or a cocktail from the bar. The upper deck has incredible views across the pool to a huge dam below. Sunrises, sunsets and the moon rise provide the perfect backdrop to an elegant meal or a more relaxed boma dinner around the fire. Apple television, full DSTV and surround-sound provide music and entertainment at your fingertips.
Three private chalets are beautifully designed. Relax with a king size bed, sip an expresso on your private patio, unwind in a bath or select an indoor or outdoor shower. The fourth chalet is opulent with two en-suite bedrooms, lounge, kitchenette and patio. All chalets provide state of the art sound systems and Wi-Fi. The in-house masseuse, chef, barman, game ranger and hostess are yours to cater for every request. All beverages, in-house services and spa treatments are included. The airstrip and secure airplane or helicopter parking allow quick access to Nyati Wilderness.
Nyati Wilderness is home to an expansive 12500 hectares of beautiful bushveld located between Vaalwater and Lephalale in the Waterberg, Limpopo. This wilderness area boasts 3 of the Big 5, many different species of plains game and other interesting wildlife that wander between the many rivers, dams, mountains and plains.
Nyati Wilderness, besides offering a spectacular accommodation portfolio, offers a variety of activities to keep the whole family entertained. Nature is truly incredible. The magnificence of the bush, stars, landscapes and game will enthrall and delight visitors. There are a multitude of different species on the farm which we are increasing to create the most diverse endemic species that a Limpopo property can offer!
Species of Game on the farm for viewing - Aardvark / Anteater, Klipspringer, Baboon, Kudu, Blesbuck, Leopard, Brown Hyaena, Nyala, Buffalo, Oryx / Gemsbuck Bushbaby / Galago, Ostrich, Bushbuck, Porcupine, Bush pig, Red Hartebeest, Civet, Roan Common and Mountain Reedbuck, Sable, Crocodile, Steenbuck, Duiker, Tsessbe, Eland, Vervet Monkey, Elephant, Warthog, Genet, Waterbuck, Giraffe, Wildebeest, Hare and Springhare, Zebra, Hippo, African Wildcat, Caracal, Aardwolf, Bat Eared Fox and Pangolin are rare sightings, Honey badger and Impala.
Springbuck and other game species will soon be introduced. A multitude of both migratory and resident birdlife, fish and insects abound.
Bushman painting viewing – two sites.
Clay Pidgeon shooting, Fishing, Game drives, Game walks, Helicopter flips, Hippo blind game viewing, Hot air balloon, Night drives, River picnic, Boma for sundowners or dinner. Target shoot, Swimming, Boma dinners (prebook), River braai, Weddings and corporate events, Quad biking.
3 Chalets each boasting a king bedroom suite; dressing room, magnificent en-suite bathroom, coffee station, safe and patio. 1 Chalet with two king bedrooms both en-suite; lounge, kitchen, patio and safe.
Entertainment area with: Dining room, lounge, bar, gym with bathroom and shower facilities, spa, sauna, jacuzzi, Olympic pool, wine cellar and walk in safe.
Wi-Fi, Apple television and DSTV. All meals and listed whiskies; champagnes and wine’s and much more, as well as all listed spa treatments and game drives are included.
With incredible views across the water, this lodge sleeps 10 guests. Three private chalets are beautifully designed with king bedrooms. The 4th chalet is opulent with 2 king bedrooms. Included is a pool, jacuzzi, cellar, spa, gym, boma, lounge and bar.
- 50% accommodation deposit is payable to secure the booking.
- Self catering deposits may only be refunded 2 weeks before arrival.
- Balance is due 7 days before arrival.
Forfeit 100% of total amount if guest cancels 7 days before arrival
Forfeit 50% of total amount if guest cancels 14 days before arrival
Forfeit 25% of total amount if guest cancels 15 or more days before arrival
Follow the N1 North to Kranskop tollgate and keep left through the left toll.
This is the Marble Hall / Nylstroom (Modimole) turn off.
At the T-junction turn left to Nylstroom / Modimole. Travel straight thought Nylstroom / Modimole.
Continue on to Vaalwater.
Stop at the Big 5 Centre to check into the Nyati Wilderness Office.
Please note that the gates close at 6pm.
Proceed through Vaalwater; just as you are about to leave Vaalwater turn right onto the R33, at the Zeederberg Shopping Centre with the Spar & garage.
Continue on the R33 for 33km. Turn right onto the Visgat dirt road. (If you see the signs for Poer se Loop turn back) Travel for approximately 11km on the dirt road to the T-junction.
Turn left at the T-junction (you will see the Nyati Wilderness directional sign).
(After the T-junction continue straight past the Success road on the left.) After approximately 23km of dirt road you will see the Nyati thatched gate on your right recessed from the road.
Valamanzi’s Lodge gate is approximately 3km further and is most frequently used.
The trip is approximately 3.5 hours from Johannesburg if you leave at midday. If you leave after that you can add on up to 90 minutes for rush hour traffic. Please note that there is MTN cell phone reception on the farm or Wi-Fi and intermittent cell phone reception on the dirt road.
Children Welcome. Ingwe is booked out at a set rate. No sliding scale for age.