About Monate Game Lodge
Monate Game Lodge is a haven of peace and tranquility just waiting to be discovered. An easy two hour drive from OR Tambo International Airport makes Monate Game Lodge the perfect venue for a weekend escape or corporate breakaway.
Relax in luxury in one of the modern, open plan en-suite rooms equipped with all amenities to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Each air conditioned unit is equipped with DStv, a mini bar, electronic digital safe, hairdryer and coffee station.
The rooms are tastefully decorated in simplistic tones with décor elements to remind you of the bushveld that waits to be explored outside, while the superior quality linen and towels, tempts you to linger a little longer. For the business traveller each room has a desk fitted with multi functional outlets to keep you connected. The lodge also offers Wi-Fi and a wireless telephone system in every room.
Ideal for executives and honeymooners are Shengwedzi Lodge and Skukuza Lodge; two superior units decorated with a sophisticated blend of both Chinese and Colonial antiques and offering private splash pools on the deck. Indulge in an environment where pampering and attention to detail is absolute.
No excursion is complete without a memorable meal. At Monate Game Lodge the dining experience is designed to tantalize your taste buds; specializing from venison to vegetarian dishes and served in different settings such as our unique, natural cave, in the bush or around the lodge camp fire. For a special occasion we also offer a picnic basket, to enjoy in a romantic setting with an unsurpassed view.
The private game reserve is set in 2000 hectares of bush, open plains and a variety of interesting koppies. It is home to leopard, cheetah, buffalo, hippo, crocodile, zebra, giraffe as well as a large variety of antelope. Bird ife is prolific, with Monate Game Lodge being only 10km from the Nylsvlei Reserve (a RAMSAR site), which is home to 46% of Southern Africa’s bird species. Monate Game Lodge is also proudly recognized a Birder Friendly Establishment by Birdlife South Africa.
Start off your day with a breathtaking sunrise, or admire the golden sunset from the back our game viewing vehicles. Our professional rangers aim in making your experience an unforgettable and enjoyable one, by providing educational information on both fauna and flora. Enjoy a drink and snack from one of our spectacular vantage points, and simply soak in the beauty of nature, as our rangers show you as much of our breathtaking gem as possible.
Extra activities include guided bush walks and clay pigeon shooting, or opt for something less active and lounge around one of the two sparkling swimming pools. You could also soak away your stress in the Jacuzzi, or enjoy a drink at the bar. The lounge is a haven of peace and quiet if you want to hide away with a book and the bar area is a buzz of activity on a weekend with the sport on the big screen television.
Monate Game Lodge offers a state of the art conference centre – situated close to the lodge, so the discerning delegate can enjoy the tranquility of the bush whilst conducting business in a productive atmosphere. The centre can accommodate all seating styles to a maximum of 50 pax sharing with breakaway rooms. The conference centre includes a data projector, TV, sound system, ai -conditioning and Wi-Fi. This malaria free location and setting is ideal for team building, which can be customized to suit individual needs.