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Limpopo Province

Marataba Mountain Lodge

Explore the vast landscape of Limpopo

A digital detox in the Waterberg Mountains

Perched on the hillside overlooking Waterfall Valley, this totally isolated lodge offers incredible bush walks without compromising on comfort in the spectacular Waterberg Mountains.

Marataba Mountain Lodge has just five luxurious suites, offering exceptional comfort and stunning views from a private deck, while blending into the surroundings for an authentic nature experience. Built using environmentally friendly materials and truly off the grid with only solar power, this eco-lodge is the perfect place for a digital detox.

The highlight here is the walking, exploring the bush and its abundant wildlife. Various trails explore the diverse landscapes and are tailored to suit individual guests, all within a private 23000 hectare private concession of the malaria free Marakele National Park, which now home to all of the Big Five, with buffalo recently reintroduced, abundant birdlife and flora. You can also explore the area on game drives and boat safaris.


Five suites offering spectacular views from private decks

An off the grid experience powered only by solar

Explore the bush and spot its wildlife

Trek through the diverse landscapes

Take a dip in the cool waters of the swimming pool

The impact of your stay:

  • Marataba Luxury Lodges, in collaboration with the Marataba Community & Conservation Foundation, is actively involved in the development of Heuningvley Primary School. This institution welcomes approximately 300 learners each year, ranging from grade 1 to grade 7, and supports children from nearby reserves, villages, and farms. Located on a remote farm, the school faces challenges with no access to water and electricity. The comprehensive school development plan includes the installation of water equipment, construction of a new ablution/sanitation block, the addition of a signboard, and the construction of a new kitchen.
  • The lodges operate entirely on 100% renewable energy and were meticulously designed to harmonise with the environment, minimising any invasive impact. This commitment to sustainability reflects their dedication to responsible practices.
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