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Mokoya Lodge
Mokoya Lodge is a conference and function venue, situated on the banks of the Magalies River between Hartebeestpoort Dam and Magaliesberg.

With the river running below the 27-hectares of landscaped gardens and natural bushveld, you will feel secluded in the tranquil environment despite it being just an hour’s drive from either Johannesburg or Pretoria and close to Lanseria airport.

Mokoya Lodge is nearby the Sterkfontein caves ,Maropeng and the Cradle of humankind on the Magalies Meander route.

We offer exclusivity and personalised attention whether you are looking for:
- a conference or team build
- charismatic wedding venue
- peaceful weekend getaway
- party, event or function
- adventure in nature
- peaceful leisure getaways

We are known for our tailor-made offerings to meet your needs as well as delectable meals prepared by our internationally trained chef.

Mokoya is within 1 hours reach from either Johannesburg or Pretoria and out of town delegates can easily access us from Lanseria Airport. The secluded Mokoya Lodge allows a peaceful environment so you can focus on your business while we take care of the details.

Our conference packages include:
- Corporate venue/s based on delegate size
- Breakaway rooms
- Standard Equipment (Flipchart, Whiteboard and Screen)
- River, woodland and grassed areas for activities
- Outstanding catering in our restaurant, lapa or boma

Make the most of your conference by staying overnight in our comfortable en-suite accommodation and enjoy team building activities in and around Mokoya.

Conference packages can be tailored to suit the needs and budget of your party.

Sweet Thyme restaurant has a cosy and homely ambiance, where guests can enjoy a creative menu of fusion foods in a stylish setting. The international chef at Mokoya prepares freshly cooked meals with herbs picked from the garden.

Sweet Thyme Restaurant is open to day visitors to enjoy the ambience and cuisine but reservations are strictly on a pre-booking basis.

Lapa - Guests at Mokoya for a wedding or function can enjoy a set meal, buffet or real South African braai in the lapa. The natural setting provides a relaxed atmosphere while you bond with your group around the bar.

Boma - The boma is situated right on the Maglies River, where guests can gather for a braai or potjie around the fire. It is ideal for corporate and function groups or pre-Wedding night parties to enjoy each other’s company in a true South African setting.

Celebrate your special day in our countryside Wedding venue. Weddings are tailor made to suit each couples requirements offering unique options on the banks of the river, in the garden or inside the chapel hall for the wedding ceremony.

The natural settings and landscaped gardens provide the background for memorable wedding photographs.

On booking the wedding venue, you are secured the exclusivity and intimacy of the lodge.

The bride and groom as well as their guests, are welcomed into the lapa for the reception, where they will dine on a gourmet meal prepared by our internationally qualified onsite chef.

The spacious function lapa with bar, and entertainment area invites the wedding couple to open the dance floor, and enjoy the rest of the evening.

Tour Groups
Mokoya Lodge is an ideal base for Tour Groups looking to explore the Cradle of Humankind, Muldersdrift, Maglisberg and Brits areas. We are in close proximity to the World Heritage site, Maropeng and the well know Sterkfontein Caves.

Trips to Soweto, Hartebeespoort Dam as well as game drives to the Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve and Pilannesberg Game Reserve can be arranged. There are also the numerous activities at and around the lodge such as hot air ballooning.

Tour groups are accommodated in our comfortable twin or double en-suite rooms and can enjoy international cuisine in our Sweet Thyme restaurant, with lunch packs on request.

Group functions
The function and party venues can accommodate small and large groups for any entertainment as part of a bachelor or bachelorette (hen’s) party, stork party, birthday and anniversary celebration or any group event.

The spacious function lapa with bar, entertainment area and dance floor is versatile and functional to ensure your guests have a good time.

Guests can stay over in the en-suite rooms at the lodge and experience a breakfast in the Sweet Thyme restaurant.
Leisure Getaways

Situated on 27 Hectares of bush with an abundance of birdlife, Mokoya Lodge is ideal for peaceful getaways where weekenders can escape from the city without travelling far.

Enjoy the tranquil surroundings, listening to the birds and spoil yourself with meals at our Sweet Thyme restaurant. Spend the night in one of our comfortable cottage style bedrooms and wake up re-energised.

During the day you can relax and be pampered or engage in one of the activities at or around Mokoya.

Whether staying over for a conference, function or leisure getaway, you will have a comfortable and relaxed sleep in one of the private twin or double rooms; which are en-suite and have scenic views of the Magaliesberg mountains.

Indulge in the activities and sights in and around the lodge or relax and enjoy the birds and bush-veld.

The accommodation at Mokoya is suited for conferences, tour groups, staying over for a function and leisure getaways.
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Facilities & Services:

  • Disabled
  • Children under 12 years
  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Pets only by Arrangement
  • Babysitting Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Conference facilities
  • Wedding facilities
  • Team Building
  • Dining room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Other Language
  • Hiking / Walking Trails
  • Swimming Pool
  • Volleyball

Mokoya Lodge Activities:

Mokoya Lodge is situated on the Magalies River and in close proximity to the Sterkfontein caves, the Cradle of Humankind and the Hartebeespoort Dam providing guests with numerous activities in the area.

Activities at Mokoya include:
- Bird watching
- Hot air balloon rides
- Mountain biking trails at Mokoya Lodge
- Walking trail
- Swimming pool
- Volleyball court
- Private Spa massages can also be arrange on request

Additional activities in the Magaliesburg area are:
Monkey Sanctuary
Elephant Sanctuary
Mountain Biking
Arts and Crafts Market
Fly Fishing
Mountain hiking
Big 5 Game Viewing
Gold Mine tours
Quad Biking
Candle Making
Rhino and Lion park
Canopy Tours magalies
Horse Riding trails
Rock Climbing
Cheese Farm (Van Gaalens)
Hot air balloon rides
Cheetah and wildlife centre (De Wildt Cheetah Project)
Cradle of Human Kind (Maropeng)
Magalies Meander Route
Sterkfontein Caves
Lesedi Cultural Village

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Mokoya Lodge Guest Reviews

Average Guest Rating: 
  4.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews.

We had fun, the place is literally in the middle of nowhere and provides the tranquility away from the hustle and bustle of the big city...
 Reviewed by Magosi Magakwe over a year ago

We had an awesome time at Mokoya Lodge! The service is excellent and the food is delicious. The staff really made every effort to make us feel welcome and comfortable. Keep up the excellent service! Will definitely be back for another stay.
 Reviewed by Adelle Joubert over a year ago

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