Pondoro Game Lodge

Adjacent to the majestic Olifants River inside Greater Kruger Area, Pondoro Game Lodge offers comfort, sophistication, and elegance in the heart of the bush. This exclusive lodge features eight chalets spread out along the largest perennial river in Kruger National Park, a hotbed for animal activity. Meals are an extraordinary culinary experience where traditional African cuisine fuses effortlessly with modern European haute trends. Served on a wooden deck high up in the tree canopy overlooking the Olifants River where game are often spotted, fine wines from the award winning Pondoro cellar are paired to compliment the mouth-watering food. Serenity Spa offers an escape to a place of sophistication and indulgence, surrounded by elegant decor and cascading waterfalls, it is an environment of breathtaking ambiance, much like the surrounding bushveld.

Kruger Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Pondoro Exterior
Kruger Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Pondoro Exterior
Kruger Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Pondoro Safari
Kruger Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Pondoro Tree Suite
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Luxury Suite

All five Luxury Suites are air-conditioned and offer modern comforts in an exquisite African wildlife setting. Each suite has a private patio, lounge area, an outdoor shower and Jacuzzi built into the wooden deck which faces the river. This is truly game lodge accommodation at its finest. Each suite offers complete privacy to compliment the romantic setting at Pondoro Game Lodge. Enjoy a glass of port after dinner while being serenaded by a symphony of sounds from the bush. All Luxury Suites also include Wi-Fi access.

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Luxury Chalet

Pondoro has three tastefully designed Luxury Chalets overlooking the Olifants River. Each chalet has been beautifully decorated in an African aesthetic and feature en suite bathrooms with a shower and bath overlooking the river, air-conditioning, mosquito nets, and a large wooden deck. All Luxury Chalets also include Wi-Fi access.

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Luxury Chalet (Inclusive)

Pondoro has three tastefully designed Luxury Chalets overlooking the Olifants River. Each chalet has been beautifully decorated in an African aesthetic and feature en suite bathrooms with a shower and bath overlooking the river, air-conditioning, mosquito nets, and a large wooden deck. Each of the three Luxury Chalets also include Wi-Fi access.

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Luxury Suite (Inclusive)

All five Luxury Suites are air-conditioned and offer modern comforts in an exquisite African wildlife setting. Each suite has a private patio, lounge area, an outdoor shower and Jacuzzi built into the wooden deck which faces the river. This is truly game lodge accommodation at its finest. Each suite offers complete privacy to compliment the romantic setting at Pondoro Game Lodge. Enjoy a glass of port after dinner while being serenaded by a symphony of sounds from the bush. All Luxury Suites also include Wi-Fi access.

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Pondoro Game Lodge Dining

Fusing African and western cuisines, the culinary experience at Pondoro is sure to impress. Served high in the tree canopy and overlooking the Olifants River, delicious meals are served alongside award winning wines with the river, bush and setting sun as a stunning backdrop. Pondoro won a Diners Club Platinum award for its wine list in 2009 and again in 2011. For guest convenience, the bar also stocks some of the finest whiskies, ports and cognacs.

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Serenity Spa & Wellness Centre

Serenity Spa at Pondoro offers an escape to a place of sophistication and indulgence, where one is surrounded by elegant decor and cascading waterfalls, in an environment with a breathtaking ambiance. Invigorating spa treatments include: African head massages, aromatherapy, hot stone massages, African bamboo massages, body scrubs & wraps, salt baths, facials, manicures & pedicures and more. Guests may refer to the Spa Treatment Menu for further details, prices and treatment options.

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Game Drives & Other Activities

Morning and evening safaris are conducted every day in open safari-cruisers, in search of the Big 5 (lion, elephant, rhino, leopard and buffalo). Other plains games are conducted by expert rangers and trackers and promise an unforgettable safari. The vehicles in the huge concession area are limited and will only allow two at a sighting. Other exciting activities include bird watching, bush walks, and more.

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