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Sondela Nature Reserve

Sondela Nature Reserve is a 4000 hectare reserve in the heart of the Limpopo bushveld which is widely recognised as one of South Africa s best-loved inland holiday resorts. A mere 90 minutes from Johannesburg, the reserve is conveniently located to offer various sporting events throughout the year for all ages and abilities, making it a popular destination for the active, outdoor-loving family. Sondela is a unique combination of commercial agriculture (growing table grapes and farming stud cattle) and nature reserve, offering warm hospitality and a long, exciting list of facilities. You and your family can enjoy your stay in the spacious self-catering chalets set on a portion of the reserve that is stocked with a wide variety of game. This is a private game reserve that offers memorable getaways for every preference.



014 736 8899/8800

N1 Highway, R516

Bela-Bela/Settlers Offramp







Check-in: 15h00

Check-out: 10h00

Charges: Key/Breakage Deposit R200.00 refundable (subject to change) (R200.00 credit card pre-authorization NO cash are accepted for the key breakage deposit) Conservation Fee Conservation fee is payable per vehicle that enters the reserve, R215.00 per vehicle (subject to change) Pre-paid aircon in the units Vouchers to be purchased at reception. Day visitors, of resort guests, needs to be pre-arranged at least 48 hours prior at reception. - Update No day visitors during COVID regualtions


  • Open Plan Kitchen/Lounge/Dining Room
  • Kitchen Oven/Stove, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Cutlery, Crockery, Utensils, Pots, Pans
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Braai/BBQ Facility Built in braai on patio
  • Cleaning Service Excluding Sundays and Public Holidays
  • Television SABCTV 1, 2, 3, ETV, DSTV - Selected Channels
  • No hairdryer
  • Linen/Bath Towels. Please take own swimming towels
  • Bath/Shower
  • Parking


  • Restaurant - Piccinini's Bistro Pub
  • Coffee shop
  • Game Farm, Sondela Wildlife Centre
  • Handicap Facilities (Units 222 101)
  • Swimming Pools 2xCold and 2xHeated)
  • Guided Horse trails
  • Tennis Court
  • 4 x 4 Obstacle course
  • Guided quad bike trails (no private quad bikes allowed)
  • No motorbikes, golf carts, quad bikes allowed on the property
  • Game Drives (Day Night)
  • Hiking
  • Putt-Putt
  • Cycling (bikes for hire), Mountain Bike Trails
  • Iketla Wellness Spa
  • Animal Farm Yard
  • Tree House
  • Sondela Shop (convenience store)
  • Mini ATM
  • Wi-Fi Available on the farmyard area and guest needs to purchase
  • a voucher at Reception
  • Parking


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