Tshwene Lodge

Safari Lodge | Welgevonden Private Game Reserve | South Africa Set in the valley of the Taaibos River, Tshwene is a small oasis amongst the treetops in Welgevonden Private Game Reserve, one of a handful of malaria-free private reserves in the northern part of South Africa.

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Tshwene is ideal for those looking for a romantic retreat or to reconnect with nature and experience viewing Africa's magnificent wildlife in its natural habitat.

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From: POA
Rating | Luxury

Highlights & What to Expect

  • Accommodation in private chalets with ensuite bathrooms and private balconies.
  • Game drives in open safari vehicles with experienced guides.
  • Swimming pool and sun deck.
  • Spa and wellness center.
  • Boma for outdoor dining.
  • Excellent birdwatching and wildlife photography opportunities.

Location & Setting

Tshwene is nestled amongst the treetops in Welgevonden Private Game Reserve, set in the Waterberg Mountains; it is one of the most picturesque Big Five reserves in South Africa. The lodge is an ideal romantic retreat in a malaria-free game reserve. Reaching the lodge requires a drive of three hours from O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.


The lodge comprises five spacious and luxurious suites. Rooms are tastefully decorated and equipped with air conditioning and en suite bathrooms that feature indoor and outdoor showers. Each room has a private viewing deck from which the rocky outcrops of the Taaibos River Valley can be seen.


Central areas feature a restaurant, spa, gym, and swimming pool set in beautiful surroundings. The lodge also has two lounges where guests can choose specific views and comfort. An outdoor viewing deck is ideal for watching animals traverse the surrounding savanna. Dinners are served in an outdoor boma around a crackling fire.






Swimming Pool





Game Drives

Bush Dining

Bird Watching

Bush Walks


Bush Picnics

Night Drives

Culture Tours