In the 'hood, Vaalwater as a destination

(Vaalwater has recently been renamed to Mabatlane). In the heart of the Waterberg, the charming town of Vaalwater is considered the "central" town of the Bushveld region. Vaalwater is situated in the uppermost reaches of the Mokolo River and the village is surrounded by farms and reserves offering plenty of opportunities for adventure activities and outdoor pursuits including game and ... cont.

Farm Providence, 746 KR, Sondagsloop, Vaalwater, Limpopo, South Africa

Directions to Madikela Game Lodge

From Pretoria
From the Pretoria, take the N1 to Polokwane.
At the Kranskop toll take the extreme left toll gate to Modimolle (Nylstroom).
Drive straight through Modimolle (Nylstroom) and on to Vaalwater (65kms).
At the first stop street in Vaalwater, turn right. You are now on the Melkrivier road (tarred all the way).
Drive for 32kms to the Dorset - Sondagsloop cross road. At this cross road turn left and then immediately right.
Travel along the gravel road for 2kms to our main entrance on the right. Come to reception.

Amenities in the area

  • Bars and/or Nightlife (5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (5 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (32 km)
  • Grocery Store (32 km)
  • Internet Caf (32 km)
  • Post Office (32 km)
  • Shopping Mall (32 km)
  • Airport (250 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Bird watching
  • Caving
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Game viewing
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Swimming

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