Palala River Cottages Vaalwater, Self Catering in Waterberg
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Palala River Cottages is a property for self catering in Vaalwater for tourists visiting the Waterberg region.

About Palala River Cottages

Palala River Cottages offers accommodation in self catering cottages on a private game reserve on the banks of the Palala River. Here you can enjoy total serenity, surrounded by nature. Ideal for a romantic getaway or a family adventure.

Accommodation

The Palala River Cottages are all fully equipped self-catering cottages. There are 4 cottages/locations to choose from.

Our River Cottage is perfect for couples looking for a private escape. The cottage is situated on the banks of the Palala River.

Our Kingfisher Cottage is perfect for big family gatherings, sleeping 10 guests in 5 rooms. The cottage has a big kitchen, lounge, dining area, braai area outside and plunge pool. The Podica Bush Camp is those looking for a more rustic bush experience.

The bush camp consists of 3 separate rondawels that can either be booked separately or as a whole. Each cottage can sleep 2 guests with an open plan living area, attached bathroom with bath and outside shower.

Samia Cabin is a wooden cabin consisting of 3 en-suite bedrooms, with a communal kitchen, lounge and dining area. The cabin has a viewing deck that opens from the lounge area and a boma area where you can sit and watch the African sky at night.

Please see the individual unit descriptions with photographs below, to assist you with your choice.

The Area

Jembisa Game Reserve is located within the heart of the beautiful Waterberg Plateau, in the northern Limpopo Province of South Africa. The safari adventure offering is flexible, tailor made with many, many safari activities on offer to suit all ages. It is perfect for families, multi-generational groups and small groups of friends. The safari experience is timeless with an extraordinary level of service and attention to detail. The reserve is a beautiful un-spoilt wilderness of rivers, cliffs, gorges, woodland and open savanna that has been preserved through careful conservation management.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

River Cottage

Often visited by our resident rhino, River Cottage is an isolated cottage set in a beautiful spot right next to the Palala River. Perfect for a couple, the cottage sleeps two people (fixed double bed) with mosquito netting. It has a bathroom with bath and shower, lounge with fireplace and fully kitted kitchen. Towels and linen are provided.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-11 years are allowed; over 11 years treated as adults

Podica Chalet

Escape to the wilds. The en-suite thatched Podica chalets are situated together in a quiet spot next to the Palala River. They are fully equipped, have an open plan living area with bed, table and kitchenette. Each has a separate bathroom with bath and an outside shower. Podica Chalet One is furnished with a double bed. Towels and bed linen are provided. Relax in a hammock, walk, enjoy game viewing or watching the abundant bird life and cool off under your private bush shower.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 3
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-11 years are allowed; over 11 years treated as adults

Kingfisher Cottage

Kingfisher cottage is a three bedroom farmhouse set in a garden with a swimming pool and braai area. There are also two en-suite rondavels in the garden, creating a total of five bedrooms and three bathrooms. It is situated on the banks of the beautiful Palala river with open views across to the hills. Guests may hear hippo, zebra and other wildlife from the lodge and may see a variety of wildlife from the garden. The spacious open plan sitting and dining room has a log fire for winter months. Firewood is available. It is perfect for families or small groups. There is a bird hide a short distance from the cottage on the edge of the Palala river. Facilities include three bedrooms (one double and two twin), two en suite rondavels (one double and one twin). Bathroom with shower, separate WC. Fully equipped kitchen with fridge and freezer, microwave, spacious open plan sitting and dining room, Log fire. Outside is a large garden with swimming pool, paved area around pool and braai area, outdoor dining area, pool loungers and covered parking for two cars.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 10 guests (max 10 adults)
Children: from 0-11 years are allowed; over 11 years treated as adults

Samia Cabin SC

Samia accommodates 6 guests in 3 double on-suite bedrooms. All of the bedrooms can be converted into twin rooms. The cottage has a fully-kitted kitchenette, dining area and lounge with a fireplace. Outside has a viewing deck and braai area.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-11 years are allowed; over 11 years treated as adults

Need to Know

Response timePalala River Cottages typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since July 2017

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