Unique Luxury Safari Experience


Facilities & services

  • 15 tent Marataba Safari Lodge
  • Five suite Marataba Mountain Lodge
  • Treehouse sleepout experience


  • Game drives
  • Walking safari
  • River boat trips
  • Stargazing
  • Bird watching
  • Children’s activities at the Safari Lodge

Residing in Marataba is assured to be one of the most unique safari experiences in South Africa, with just two lodges having exclusive access to their 23,000 hectare private reserve. The reserve offers excellent, tailored services such as offered top level guided bush walks, game drives, birdwatching and astronomy.

Game viewing is excellent in this region, which offers the only malaria-free Big Five walking trail in South Africa. Discover the magnificent African wildlife set against the backdrop of the park’s unique, stunning landscape, with it’s contrasting red rock mountains, grass-clad hills and deep valleys, which also offer diverse hiking opportunities.

Modern comforts and luxuries are not forgone at the boutique lodges which are tastefully furnished to combine western design and traditional African textiles which compliments the surroundings perfectly. Marataba Safari Lodge has 15 luxurious tents and welcomes guests of all ages with specially-planned children’s activities, while Marataba Mountains Lodge has just five suites with incredible views. And for an unforgettable night under the stars, opt to sleep out in the reserve’s fabulous treehouse after a sunset picnic dinner.

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