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Exciting Things To Do at Lodges in Limpopo

Need to take a vacation, kick off your shoes, and relax with some “me time” at one of the lodges in Limpopo ? On the other hand, do you seek adventure and do you want to get to understand why certain species of game live the way they do? Or, are you a fan of birds or do you love stargazing? You can enjoy many of these aspects and more on your trip to Limpopo.

Limpopo is rich with many historic values as well as fauna and flora. When you choose to stay at Kilima Private Game Reserve and Spa, you will get to experience an array of activities that the lodge has to offer.

Here are some of the activities you can enjoy at lodges in Limpopo such as Kilima


This is a wonderful pastime for avid birdwatchers, as it will give you the liberty to explore and see various types of bird species within the wild. Birdwatcher can make use of binoculars, telescopes or using the sense of hearing as birds communicate and sound differently one from the other.

Kilima Lodge forms part of the Limpopo birdwatching route and is the perfect destination for all bird watchers as well as those interested in taking some picture perfect photography.

Game Drives

When staying here, you can also enjoy insightful game drives, where you learn more about the animals that inhabit the area. You can enjoy morning or evening drives and behold the gorgeous sunsets and sunrises over the plains and the Murchinson Mountain.

Game Walks

A game walk or bush walk will let you experience the wild from a closer point of view. You can interact with certain animal species and learn how to follow their tracks as well as insight on various plant and bird species indigenous to the region. 

You should note that all game drives and bush walks are facilitated by skilled guides and rangers who will be able to act in the event that an animal becomes hostile. Young children are not allowed on some of the game drives and bush walks.


Due to the bushveld being unpolluted, unlike in the city, it shares a common feature with the dessert lands from around the world where you get to see clear starlit skies, a magical experience to say the least. Make use of the onsite telescope fixed at the boma to take in the vastness of the sky above.

If you plan to participate in any of the outdoor activities as mentioned, make sure that you wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes. Feel free to bring along binoculars and cameras for photos and sun protection (sun hats and sunscreen lotion).


Some lodges in Limpopo also serve delicious meals to all guests inclusive of the price and others at an extra fee. In some cases, these accommodations can offer either breakfast, a meal of the day or all day dining. You can also visit some popular restaurants if you don’t feel like eating in.

Do some research as to which accommodation or Lodges in Limpopo best suit your needs for your stay within the region.  


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Limpopo Lodge of choice

If you need to take a break and feel like venturing off into the bushveld for an adventure, then you will be pleased to know that staying in staying in Limpopo lodges will give you access to all such activities. This is due to the unique location within the lowveld and its close proximity to the bushveld town of Hoedspruit as well as various other nature reserves.

Kilima Private Game Reserve will give you as a guest all the liberties of exploring some of the most fascinating aspects within the wild. The lodge offers guests the luxuries of exclusive 5 star accommodation and plenty of activities to do whilst you delight in your stay here. Here you can enjoy a meal at the open fire boma, which is always a cosy place for friends and family to reflect on the day’s events.

Authentic African cuisine at Kilima – Limpopo Lodge

Mouth watering meals at Kilima Private Game Reserve and Spa

Limpopo lodges such as Kilima offers guests authentic African cuisine with locally sourced ingredients as well as scrumptious meals made with venison meats namely impala or kudu. Guests can also enjoy inclusive of the price three delicious meals a day plus and afternoon high tea (see terms and conditions and seasonal rates details).

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Relax and unwind with great spa treatments

Exclusive lodges in Limpopo also offer guests the privilege to enjoy relaxing wellness spa treatments. Kilima, amongst other, will include certain spa treatments within your accommodation rates, which is very convenient for most guests.

Some spas offer various treatments such as:

$1·        Skin treatments – sensation showers, salt exfoliation, body wraps and so much more.

$1·        Various massages – full body, back, neck and shoulders, Indian head, hot stone, aromatherapy

$1·        Facials – resculpting lifting, executive men, classic, etc

$1·        Various treatments for hands and feet – these include manicures, pedicures and much more

$1·        Spa treatment packages – these will give you a bit of everything on offer at the spa, including treatments for you and a partner, bridal parties and so forth.

You do not always have to be a guest staying at these Limpopo lodges in order to enjoy the splendours of the onsite spas, but visitors are welcomed to have a relaxing session.    

Activities at Kilima Limpopo Lodge

Apart from the fact that Lodges in Limpopo will offer you affordable accommodation as well as exclusive luxury living, you also have an abundance of things to see and do whilst on your stay here. 

Click here to view activities on offer by Kilima Private Game Reserve and Spa

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Situated in the serene African bushveld, this Limpopo 5 star game lodge is the ultimate retreat from the stress and chaos of city living. This game reserve is one of the reserves that is owned by the Murchison Leisure Group. Kilima Private Game Reserve is a lodge and spa that aims to have every guest feel individually cared for by attentive and professional staff and management. Slipping away to this quiet bit of luxury for a weekend will leave you feeling rejuvenated.

There are many activities at the game reserve that will bring you back into nature. When living in busy towns and cities we often lose that part of ourselves that is in touch with the tranquillity that nature is able to give to us. This piece of nature comes complete with the modern day luxuries of 5 star accommodation but with an African twist. Here in Africa our custom is to socialise with each other and Kilima 5 star game lodge in Limpopo gives guest the opportunity to do just that. With an African communal siting room and a communal outdoor sitting area where guests can talk while enjoying stunning wildlife views under clear African skies.


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Limpopo is a beautiful gem within South Africa, with vast natural habitation; it makes the perfect environment for the animals found here. There is also lots of bird species and a variety of plant life known to this region.

If you looking for a wonderful holiday and a chance to leave stress and work behind, then you will be happy to know that there are many great lodges in Limpopo. These holiday lodges will not only accommodate you, but your family too, whether you are with a large group or plan to come by yourself, in Limpopo, you will be looked after.

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What Types Of Holiday Accommodation Can I Find In Limpopo?

There are many holiday accommodation to choose from in the province of Limpopo, everything from holiday resorts, camping facilities, guesthouses, hotels and 5 star luxury accommodation.

Lodges in Limpopo caters for a wide variety of needs and tastes, from large groups to couples or single travellers.

Many of the accommodation facilities are kitted with DSTV, satellite, refrigerator, fans, air-conditioned, crockery, utensils, en-suites, various sleeping facilities (double/single), complementary amenities, health spa, bar, and so much more. Some lodges in Limpopo are also located close to the famous Kruger National Park.

What Can Be Seen And Done Whilst Staying In Limpopo

There is a wide selection of activities you and your family can enjoy whilst staying in the region of Limpopo and one of the main attractions located very close by is the Kruger Park. It is the home to a vast array of species found in South Africa. Statistics show that there are approximately 336 trees, 49 species of fish, 34 amphibians, 114 reptile species, 507 species of bird and 147 different mammal species.

When staying at lodges in Limpopo, you can enjoy proper game safaris, game walks, and engaging with animals that roam freely. Skilled and highly specialized guides and rangers accompany all game tours.


  • Balule Nature Reserve
  • Forever Resorts Warmbaths
  • Zebula Country Club
  • Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
  • Debengeni Falls (also makes a perfect destination for picnics and swimming)
  • Alpha Omega Cave (man built cave with artistic depictions, daily tours are given)
  • Adventures With Elephants (be introduced and interact with these majestic creatures and witness their interaction with each other in their    
  • family groups)
  • Ledged Golf and Safari (combine the natural outdoors of a safari, with a challenging 19-hole golf course all in one space)
  • Canopy tours
  • Khamai Reptile Park
  • Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
  • Various Nature Reserves
  • An array of Hiking trails
  • Echo Caves
  • Old Shoe (a house belonging to an artist and his family built like a shoe and inspired by the old nursery rhyme of the old woman in the shoe) it is a must see, visitors are welcomed to explore the house at a small donation fee.

So whether you are looking for a home away from home, a holiday accommodation on a private game reserve or simply an opulent holiday experience, Limpopo has what you need. 


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Experience Nature at It’s Best When You Check in at one of the Exclusive Limpopo Lodges South Africa.

Have you ever wanted to be so close to nature that you can see, smell and touch it? Have you ever dreamt of a harmony where animals and mankind could peacefully co-exist? Well now you can make that dream a reality when you book in at one of Limpopo’s best 5 star Game Lodges.

 Kilima is one of the renowned lodges in Limpopo, near to Hoedspruit and nestled at the foot of the majestic Murchison Mountain Range. Kilima is the perfect holiday accommodation for all who seeks to be close to Mother Nature and seeing her at her finest.

Kilima and many other 5 star lodges in Limpopo offer superb spa treatments at the in-house health spa, giving you as a guest the opportunity to relax and unwind, while drifting off into the beauty that surrounds you. Outdoor spa treatments are common with luxury accommodation in Limpopo and when you visit, make sure you take advantage of the health spa treatments made available to you.

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Whether you’re a mother daughter duo, bridal party, couple or simply by yourself if you want to escape the stresses of a busy lifestyle, a revitalising spa treatment will do wonders at rejuvenating your inner self. Kilima’s health spa offers various massage therapy, beauty and skin treatments as well as manicures and pedicures.  

In keeping with a healthy lifestyle, Kilima Lodge has a full gym facility as well as a sauna and a pool to cool off on hot days. 

What Can I Do On My Stay In Limpopo?

There are endless activities within Limpopo, as the region is adorned with vast fauna and flora indigenous to the area.

Lodges in Limpopo often offers tourists from all over the world and locally an experience of a lifetime with great game safaris and drives that will give you a closer look at the nature surrounding you. The Kruger National Park is full of indigenous species as well as rare game, you can capture the moment whilst enjoying a guided game drive through the park.

If you want to experience the beauty that surrounds you on foot, plenty guided game walks will give you a closer look and a more intimate experience of your tour. Lodges in Limpopo, including Kilima, offers great star gazing opportunities on those clear nights and is the perfect treat for couples.

Eateries and Entertainment

Many 5 star accommodation takes pride in giving guests only the best in attention to detail, fine food and drink as well as guest service that is tailored to your needs. With that said, you will discover many of the lodges in Limpopo have their own in-house eating facilities for visitors and travellers stopping by. Only the best in fine food presented with finesse and sublime wines that are sourced locally and internationally are just some of the aspects you will enjoy when eating there.

Entertainment is vast with all the outdoor adventures and within close proximity is also social hubs, golf estates, country clubs, restaurants and the list goes on.  


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A Classic with a Local Twist

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When the everyday stress and responsibilities is sticking to your bones, its time to take break. Kilima is situated Limpopo, and will offer you the perfect Five star Private Game Lodge getaway that you deserve. With activities like game drives, stargazing, bushwalks, and passionate chef, you will feel refreshed and relaxed after your visit. Kilima Private Game Reserve   is also well renowned in Limpopo for our luxurious spa facility. Kilima is also very proud of our breeding project for scarce animals; and invite you to enjoy our exotic game breeding of buffalo, sable, livingstone eland and nyala.



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Kilima private game reserve and spa is situated 40Km from Kruger National Park. we provide a unique experience for our quests From Game drives to walk about, we have a gym and sauna for our more active quests. And with our in-house spa there nothing better to do then relax after a wild day of wondering about the reserve.

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Kilima Game Lodge and Spa offers families the complete package for families to come and enjoy the ulitmate bush experience. Since today we live in an extreme modern enivorment returning to our roots is just what the doctor ordered. Spending time together as a family is very important and here at Kilima Prinvate Game Reserve and Spal is one of our most important missions.

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A male lion roar can be heard up to 8 kilometers, it's a sound that makes you shake in your boots. The sound wave of a lion roar can let your hair rise up, your blood run cold and it awakens something in your soul. The lion is the second largest cat on earth after the tiger and these masters of the bushveld are not called "The King of the Jungle" without good measure. Here at Kilima Game Lodge and Spa in Limpopo the king along with his queen and followers rules his kingdom.

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Sunland Baobab are found Kilima Private Game Reserve. An African icon that is the giants of the plains, they stand out on the horizon and have been the masters of survival.

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Recently Kilima Game Lodge and Spa was the host for the Exxaro Group team building weekend. The Exxaro Group is one of South Africa largest diversified resources groups with interests in the coal, titanium dioxide, ferrous and energy markets. The company is still young but they picked Kilima Game Lodge in Limpopo to host their team building.

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