Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa is a luxurious, five-star private Safari Lodge and Villa situated within the malaria-free Welgevonden Game Reserve in Limpopo, South Africa. The Main Lodge and private Villa were extensively rebuilt in 2015, following a devastating fire. The interior of the suites, also having been refurbished, means the style of the whole Lodge is an elegant mélange of chic African and contemporary European design.
Welcome to Palala Boutique Game Lodge, where nature and sophistication come together to create a luxurious experience like no other. Our five-star property is located in the heart of South Africa’s breathtaking wilderness, yet its modern comforts make it feel worlds away from the hustle and bustle. Experience the true African wilderness with a trip to Palala Boutique Game Lodge.
Spend your days exploring the depths and beauty that span over 2,700 square miles of savannah woodlands and grassland plains – all brimming with exotic flora and fauna. Enjoy escorted jeep game drives in the early morning and late afternoon hours, when animals are most active.
With 10 kilometers of the meandering Selati River, lush vegetation and a plethora of animal life, Abelana exudes a rare beauty and serenity you won’t find anywhere else. As one of the top safari destinations in southern Africa, Abelana is home to the Big Five – elephant, rhino, leopard, lion and buffalo – as well as an array of other wildlife species.
Under a leafy canopy of ebony trees, six luxurious stone cottages grace the banks of the Mabrak River. As one of only 12 guests, you feel instantly at home in this quiet retreat, where classic interiors enfold guests in quiet style and elegance. Generous private plunge pools and shady decks look out onto the dry riverbed. Large, welcoming sofas and African sculptures fill the gracious guest areas. Dine under the ancient jackalberry tree where skilled chefs serve delicious meals or steal away for an intimate dinner in the well-stocked wine cellar.
This exquisite locale offers so much more than mere game viewing—Mombo boasts unparalleled luxury and exceptional style combined with flawless hospitality and dedicated service for which Botswana is renowned. So come experience some of the best big cat sightings in Africa alongside sprawling open plains, swaying palms islands, and lily-covered lagoons as far as the eye can see.