Waterberg Accommodation at Kololo Game Reserve Game Lodge in South Africa
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  • Property TypeGame Lodge
  • Guests53
  • Rooms/Units14
  • Minimum Stay1-2 Nights

About Kololo Game Reserve

Situated in the heart of the malaria free Waterberg biosphere, only 3 hours from Johannesburg International Airport and part of Big 5 Welgevonden Game Reserve. With 15 upmarket, self-contained chalets and villas positioned in the pristine bushveld; privacy and relaxation are guaranteed.


With 15 upmarket chalets and villas, privacy and relaxation are guaranteed. The restaurant and bar has two lookout decks providing unparalleled views of the bush. Mouth-watering dishes are served by the resident gourmet chef. In addition, there is a large heated swimming pool, a resident game ranger offering guests both game drives and walks, babysitting services, ADSL/Internet access, air charter flights, airport transfers. Mobile phone access is available around the reception area. Kololo welcomes people with impaired mobility: chalet Kudu is completely wheelchair friendly.

Economy 4 Bed Chalet:
This Chalet is hidden in the lush African bush. Bushbuck and impala are often seen grazing near this chalet early in the morning. Situated within close proximity to the swimming pool and restaurant. The chalet has an open-plan sleeping living area.

Standard 2 Bed Chalets:
These chalets are situated on beautiful lawns, hidden in the lush African bush or overlooking the Kololo river and mountains. The chalets have an open-plan sleeping / living area with an en-suite bathroom. A fully equipped, open-plan kitchen on the veranda. The spacious veranda is ideal for those who really want to experience the African outdoors.

Standard 5 Bed Chalet:
This is a two and a half bedroomed chalet with two bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, spacious living room and private terrace. The terrace overlooks the rolling gren lawns of Kololo and Welgevonden Game Reserve. There is one bedroom with twin beds and an en-suite bathroom with a shower and toilet, a bedroom with twin beds and a loft with a single bed. The chalet also has two bathrooms with a shower and toilet.

Standard 4 Bed Chalet:
The Standard 4 bed chalet is the original restored farm house, built in 1916. Sleeping 4, it has 2 spacious bedrooms, comprising of 1 double and 1 twin room with private bathrooms and separate toilets. Relax with a book or spot game from the large veranda, overlooking rolling green lawns, which lead down to the river and swimming pool. Resident antelope can be found peacefully grazing in front of the veranda, seemingly oblivious to guests seated there. Tastefully decorated, Chalet Oom Piet has its own fully equipped kitchen and living room.

Superior 4 Bed Villa:
This villa is set against the Kololo mountains and has 2 double en-suite bedrooms, a walk around terrace and an open kitchen.

Superior 6 Bed Villa:
This villa has 3 bedrooms, one of which is located on the first floor with a balcony. All rooms have their own bathroom and a separate toilet. Two bedrooms have an outside shower. The kitchen is fully equipped, the living room has an open fire place and on the spacious outside terrace there is a barbecue built into the chimney. These Villas were built in 2009 and beautifully located on the outskirts of Kololo with a magnificent view over the mountains of Kololo and Welgevonden amidst abundant wildlife.

Deluxe 6 Bed Villa:
Set against the Kololo mountains this is the most luxurious of our villas. Enjoy splendid, uninterrupted views over the African plains of Welgevonden Game Reserve and spot roaming elephant, lion, rhino, buffalo and other wildlife. Beautifully furnished, both villas have large living areas with television, open plan fully equipped kitchens, terraces and barbeque facilities. Villa Kings has a private swimming pool and boma and has 3 double en-suite bedrooms.


Kololo Game Reserve is part of Welgevonden Private Game Reserve, covering an area of 36.000 ha. In addition to the wildlife on Kololo Lodge here the Big 5 - elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo and leopard - can be spotted. Due to the close proximity these animals can also be spotted form Kololo’s restaurant.


Kololo is fairly centrally placed in the Waterberg area, allowing visitors to explore a wide range of attractions on either day trips or short excursions. These include many options for Big 5 game viewing, horseback safari's and hiking and biking. Below an overview of the activities on Kololo and in the Area.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Disabled equipped
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Private pool
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (guard)
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available

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Rooms & Rates

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Economy 4 Bed Chalet

Situated in the lush african bush and surrounded by trees. This chalet sleeps two adults and 2 children and has an open-plan sleeping/living area with a loft an en-suite bathroom. Please note that this unit is NOT suitable for Self catering.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Standard 2 Bed Chalet

Situated on beautiful lawns, surrounded by trees. This chalet sleeps two and has an open-plan sleeping/living area with a fireplace and an en-suite bathroom. It has a fully equipped, open plan kitchen

Qty: 5
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Standard 4 Bed Chalet

Oom Piet's Chalet is the original restored farm house, built in 1916 by Oom Piet, the first owner of Kololo Game Reserve. Sleeping four, it has two spacious bedrooms, comprising of one double and one twin room.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Standard 6 Bed Chalet

3 Bedroomed unit with 3 Bathrooms, Kitchen, lounge and private patio with a few of Welgevonden Game Reserve

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Superior 4 Bed Villa

Villa Queens has two en-suite bedrooms. It has a spacious living area, a fully equiped kitchen and two viewing decks.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Superior 6 Bed Villa

Situated on the outskirts of Kololo with a beautiful view over the mountains of Grootfontein and Welgevonden with an abundance of wildlife. This villa has 3 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Enjoy the view on the covered patio with an outside fireplace

Qty: 3
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Deluxe 6 Bed Villa

Beautifully furnished, Villa King's has a large living area with television, open plan fully equipped kitchens, terraces.Villa King's has a private swimming pool, boma with barbeque facilities and offers three double en-suite bedrooms.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Guest Reviews

3 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

What a great weekend we had!! Staff and Management were Exvellent! An ideal place to go for a good rest!

October 2018

Marlize (Settlers)

Verified reviewexcellent

I was pleasantly surprised with all the facilities and the ambience and serenity that this place had to offer. The restaurant and staff delivered the best food and service and we really had a good time. Our compliments to the managment and staff.

September 2010

Lynette Simpson (Roodepoort)

Need to Know

Response timeKololo Game Reserve typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome

Closest airport(s)
OR Tambo International - 280km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enquire.

Payment methods accepted by the propertyVisa, Mastercard, EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since March 2006

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