+27 (0)12 345 6438   welcome@smilestravels.co.za

Bongani Mountain Lodge is situated within the shadows of the Malelane Mountain Range. The area is steeped in history, ancient culture, a simpler lifestyle and the beauty of the African wilderness. The area has over 250 recorded San rock art sites, which is estimated by experts to be around 1500 years old.


The lodge is designed with a rustic feel designed to bring the beauty of the outdoors into its interiors with lovely terracotta tones, wooden support beams and a warm thatched roof. These luxury rooms each have their own private decks, beautiful views of the bush and includes all modern comforts.

There are 20 double bedded rooms and 18 inter-leading rooms.

Double Bedded Rooms:

  • Double-bedded rooms with en-suite bathroom (10 of which include a sleeper couch).

Inter-Leading Rooms:

  • There are 18 rooms which can be inter-leading. 9 Rooms have double beds, and nine rooms have twin beds.

The wildlife featured at Bongani includes various antelope, reptiles, and an abundance of birdlife. It also features the Big Five and game drives are done twice daily with sit back and relax in open safari vehicles. The guides at Bongani are well trained, and they enhance your wildlife experience by expertly divulging their amazing knowledge of the bush

  • Laundry Service
  • Restaurant
  • Private Viewing Deck
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wedding Venue
  • Game Drives
  • Game drives
  • Walking Safaris
  • Local Village Visits

The Bongani Mountain Lodge conference facility is air-conditioned and fully-equipped for business delegates. The conference venue, which is situated close to the Kruger National Park provides accommodation for up to 60 delegates. The Deck, which also offers panoramic views, provides ample breakaway areas in which to conduct inspirational and stimulating events. With Bush corporate events becoming ever more popular, the Bongani Mountain Lodge conference venue provides a destination that is revitalising and perfect for productive strategy-sessions, team building, bush adventures and board meetings.

The lodge has an experienced conference team will who will eagerly assist you in customising your event to your own unique requirements, budget, and will provide you with an efficient and professional service, aimed at ensuring the best outcome for your bush event.

The lodge provides Standard equipment which includes:

  • White board
  • Television
  • Notepads with pens
  • Data projector with a screen
  • Flip charts with markers

Furthermore, they have business services which are provided.

  • Fax facilities
  • Copying facilities
  • Dining: With the lodge’s various dining facilities, both indoor and out outdoor, you can be assured no matter what the weather or group size, each meal will be unique.
Child Policy
  • Only children over the age of two will be allowed to stay at the lodge.
  • Children 6 - 11 years of age will have to pay 50% of the adult sharing rate as a child rate when sharing with two full paying adults Full adult rate applicable if occupying their own room.
  • Children 12 will pay full adult rate.
  • Children who are older than 6 and younger than 12 years old will be accommodated on a special children's game drives. This is subject to availability.
  • All children that are under the age of 6 not permitted on game drives.
  • Childminders are available at the lodge at an additional charge.
Specials at Bongani Mountain Lodge

Bongani Mountain Lodge offers specials from time to time. Please visit our specials page for more information.

Rates, inclusions & exclusions - Bongani Mountain Lodge

Due to the frequency of rates changing, we do not publish official rates on this website. Luxury Safaris range in a variety of prices and, as an indication of what to expect, one can pay anywhere from R2 000 to R20 000 per person per night sharing and more, depending on the choice of accommodation, season, specials and other determining factors. For the most up to date rates, please contact us.

  • Accommodation
  • Three meals daily
  • 2 Game drives daily
  • Curio shop purchases
  • All drinks
  • All transfers
  • All levies
  • Gratuities
  • Park entrance fees
  • All items of a personal nature
Enquiries at Bongani Mountain Lodge

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Should you require information before completing the form, you may contact us at:
Skype: pietsmiles  •  Office: +27 (0)12 345 6438  •  Cell: +27 (0)71 687 2782

After hours: please send an email message to welcome@smilestravels.co.za and we will reply soonest

Note: There are no camping or self-catering facilities at this lodge.

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