Lukafrica Riverside Chalets

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Lukafrica Riverside Chalets is based in Limpopo Province, close to the Kruger National Park and other private big five reserves. Set on the banks of the Great Letaba River situated between Tzaneen, Phalaborwa and Giyani.

We are an owner run establishment with friendly dedicated staff. We pride ourselves on our good cuisine and hospitality ensuring all our guests experience, a truly South African stay.

Set amongst lush gardens with bushveld surrounds this is the perfect destination to relax from the everyday stresses of work, rejuvenate your body, mind and soul.

We have a fully air conditioned bar and restaurant with DSTV, pool table and adjoining lounge area. Light lunches and dinner on reservation or request.

Our chalets are tastefully decorated and are serviced daily all on a bed and breakfast basis. We cater for functions and special occasions. The outdoor hippo boma caters for braais potjies and spits and has a rustic bush bar.

We have a viewing deck overlooking the river where guests can enjoy sightings of a wide variety of birds, hippo and crocodile. The deck can be booked for that special occasion. Our swimming pool is exclusive to our chalet guests ensuring total privacy and is set amongst beautiful lush gardens amidst bushveld surrounds.

Explore this wonderful region and all the wonder it has to offer. Our safaris are based from the lodge offering a variety of exciting overnight safaris and day tours to the Kruger National Park including privately owned Big Five reserves,places of interest and great cultural importance.Adventure tours and golf tours all within easy reach from us.

Accommodation at Lukafrica Riverside Chalets:
Chalet river unit 1:
Chalet unit no 1 is a popular unit that is set amongst lush gardens under a large Jackalberry tree overlooking the river. Great sightings of birds,hippo and crocodile are enjoyed. Listening to the cascading water relaxes one immediately. The room is tastefully decorated and sleeps two on a bed and breakfast basis.

The unit has a queen size bed and boasts facilities such as air conditioning, fan,heater, en suite shower, fridge, cupboard, table and chairs and tea/coffee making facilities. The unit is serviced daily. The deck overlooking the river has a braai facility.

Chalet river unit 2:
Chalet unit no 2 is a popular unit that is set amongst lush gardens under large Jackalberry trees overlooking the river. Great sightings of birds,hippo and crocodile are enjoyed. Listening to the cascading water relaxes one immediately. The room is tastefully decorated and sleeps two on a bed and breakfast basis.

The unit has two 3/4 size beds and boasts facilities such as air conditioning, fan,heater, en suite shower, fridge, cupboard and tea/coffee making facilities. The unit is serviced daily. The deck overlooking the river has a table.

Chalet river unit 3:
Chalet unit no 3 is a popular unit that is set amongst lush gardens under large Jackalberry trees overlooking the river. Great sightings of birds,hippo and crocodile are enjoyed. Listening to the cascading water relaxes one immediately. The room is tastefully decorated and sleeps two on a bed and breakfast basis.

The unit has two 3/4 size beds and boasts facilities such as air conditioning, fan,heater, en suite shower, fridge, cupboard and tea/coffee making facilities. The unit is serviced daily. The deck overlooking the river has a table.

Chalet pool unit 4:
Chalet unit no 4 a thatched rondavel unit is a more private chalet that is set amongst lush gardens with bushveld surrounds overlooking the swimming pool. Great sightings of birds are enjoyed. The room is tastefully decorated and sleeps two on a bed and breakfast basis.

The unit has two 3/4 size beds and boasts facilities such as air conditioning, fan, en suite shower, fridge, table and chairs and tea/coffee making facilities. The unit is serviced daily.

Chalet pool unit 5:
Chalet unit no 5 a thatched rondavel unit is a more private unit that is set amongst lush gardens with bushveld surrounds overlooking the swimming pool.Great sightings of birds are enjoyed.The room is tastefully decorated and sleeps two on a bed and breakfast basis.

The unit has a queen size bed and boasts facilities such as air conditioning, fan, en suite shower,fridge,chest of drawers and tea/coffee making facilities. The unit is serviced daily. The unit has a table and chair overlooking the river a short distance from the unit that is ideal for reading in privacy.

Clothing and Accessories:

Generally we enjoy a hot climate in summer but in winter it can get chillY so always pack accordingly.

Health and Climate:

Summer hot 32 degrees celsius during the day and 27 degrees celsius during the night
Winter cooler 24 degrees celsius during the day and 16 degrees celsius during the night, can drop even lower

Activities:

- Swimming
- Bird watching
- Viewing of hippo and crocodile
- Pool
- Darts
- Fishing
- Kruger National Park 3 gates within easy reach from us.
- Hiking nearby
- Bowls nearby
- Horse riding nearby
- Tsonga Kraal open air cultural museum nearby
- Adventure canopy tour (Magoebaskloof)
- Golf, amazing courses situated within easy reach from us.
- Cheetah research centre within easy reach from us
- Olifants River boat cruise within easy reach from us
- Amarula Lapa within easy reach from us
-Jessica the famous hippo within easy reach from us

Cancellation Policy:

30-15 days prior to arrival: liable for 30%
14-8 days prior to arrival: liable for 50%
7-4 days prior to arrival: liable for 80%
3-0 days prior to arrival: liable for 100%
No show: liable for 100%

Facilities & Services:

Children under 12 years
Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Ironing Service
Special Meals on Request
Wedding facilities
Bar on the Premises
Restaurant
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Garden
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - covered)
Tourism Information Desk
Wi-Fi
Afrikaans
English
Other Language
Communal Satellite TV
DVD and/or VCR
Swimming Pool
Directions:

Directions:

Take the N1 highway from Johannesburg and Pretoria to Polokwane.
Once you have passed the Shell ultra city garage on your left look out for the R71 Tzaneen turn off and proceed and you will notice the stadium on your left; proceed straight until you reach the slipway turning to the right (R71 Magoebaskloof).
Continue onwards until Haenertsburg.
Approximately 1km you can turn right and proceed to Tzaneen via the Georges Valley route or continue straight on via Magoebaskloof route.
On entering Tzaneen you will see the Lifestyle centre on your left you proceed straight following the R71 towards Gravelotte and Phalaborwa.
+- 30km after you go over the Great Letaba River bridge you will get a stop street.
Proceed forward for +-1km and take the turn off to the left (R529) towards Eiland spa.
Proceed for +-26km until you pass Miami and you will see our entrance walls on your left.
Enter down to car park

GPS co-ordinates S23.69343 and E030.60004.

Airport transfers are available from Phalaborwa airport and Eastgate International in Hoedspruit both within easy reach from us.

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