About Thaba Tsweni Lodge & Safaris
This family owned and managed lodge, is well situated to many world famous tourist attractions such as The Kruger National Park, Blyde River Canyon, the Three Rondawels, God’s Window and Pilgrims Rest. The Lodge is walking distance from the Berlin Waterfalls, 10km from Graskop and 30km from the town of Sabie with their many and varied, restaurants and curio shops.
Our luxury self catering chalets have their own gardens with barbeque facilities and secure undercover parking. Each fully equipped chalet includes either one or two bedrooms, a lounge with fireplace and satellite television to get our local network.
Each chalet has either a full dining room or dining area and a fully equipped kitchen including stove, microwave, coffee percolator and electric frying pan. All bathrooms have both shower and bath. Each chalet has a fireplace in the lounge with wood provided and the rooms all have their own oil heaters as the mountain air can get cool at night.
The fully equipped chalets means that all you need to bring is your clothes, food and beach towels the rest we supply and the chalets are serviced daily. Laundry service is available at a nominal fee. Airport transfers from Hoedspruit and Nelspruit will be arranged for you on request.
Attractions and Activities
The Lodge is family orientated having a children’s playground, it is also nestled in a natural mountain setting with great views, and a farm style out of town appeal.
The environment offers guests great hiking, mountain biking, birding and scuba diving in a high altitude river, near the Lodge. The lodge is a NAUI dive facility, which can provide dive training from Open Water Diver to Dive Master Qualifications. Daily excursions and tours are conducted into the Blyde Canyon and Kruger Park, from the Lodge by our qualified and FGASA registered guide and diving Instructor. Longer three, five and seven night Wildlife, Adventure or Scuba Diving Tours can also be arranged.
The Blyde River Canyon area of Mpumalanga has great opportunities for adventure activities. There are many organizations in the immediate area that provide services for river rafting, rock climbing, trout fishing, hiking, birding, hot air ballooning, horse riding, quad biking, and 4x4 trails as well as many other activities. These activities can be arranged for you from the Lodge. There is also a great river to swim in, only walking distance from the Lodge.
Those travellers, who are interested in history, can visit the Museum of Man near Ohrigstad to experience Stone Age cultures. Shangana village near Hazyview gives one an introduction to life from the Iron Age and Pilgrims Rest and its Gold Panning Museum will interest those travellers interested in the 19th century white colonisation of South Africa.
Awards & Accolades
Semi-Finalist in the 2009 AA Travel Guides & American Express® Accommodation Awards Programme in the category Self-Catering Cottages/Chalets.
Come and visit us for a great stay, home, away from home.