Kwenga Safari Lodge

Kwenga Safari Lodge – Balule Private Nature Reserve within the greater Kruger National Park. The closest town is Hoedspruit in the Limpopo province. The Reserve is a member of the Associated Private Nature Reserves (APNR) with no fences separating APNR reserves and the Kruger National Park. The area attracts a diverse variety of birds and wildlife, including Lion, White Rhino, Buffalo, Leopard, Cheetah and other African game. Kwenga welcomes guests after being closed for more than a year doing renovations. The Safari Lodge offers Luxury Accommodation, Safari Experience, Big 5 Game viewing, Bush cuisine. A waterhole is situated close by and is frequented by all of the Game species affording guests wonderful sightings whilst enjoying a cocktail on the terrace overlooking the waterhole. Magnificent views of the majestic Drakensberg Mountains can be observed by visitors, from natural vantage points – perfect for romantic sundowners.

8 Luxury thatched chalets designed to create a delicate mix of elegance and simplicity. Beautifully appointed with ethnic furnishings, draped in African fabrics that bring about an atmosphere that is truly African. Spacious en-suite bathrooms. Each bedroom leads onto deep verandas that echo the ambience of an outdoor bush adventure. Room Types: Luxury Chalet, Standard Chalet, Honeymoon.

Game Drive Safari’s & Bush Walks – early morning and afternoon game drives conducted in open 4 x 4 Safari vehicles and Guided Foot Safaris are included in the quoted rates.

Children under 12 years, Elderly, Honeymoon Couples, Airport Shuttle Service, Laundry Service, Special Meals on Request, Wedding Facilities, Bar on the Premises, Dining Room, Fireplace on the Premises, Garden, Library, Internet Access, Parking (off-street – covered), Tourism Information Desk, Wi-Fi, Afrikaans, English, Xhosa / Zulu, Tswana / Sotho, Communal Television, Communal Satellite TV, Hiking / Walking Trails, Swimming Pool.

The speed limit inside Balule Nature Reserve is 25 km/h (15 mph) and animals have right of way, therefore caution should be exercised at all times.


Contact Details for Kwenga Safari Lodge


Reservations: +27 (0) 61 599 4421
Alternative: +27 (0) 82 322 8357
Emergencies: +27 (0) 82 820 0539


Physical Address:
Kwenga Safari Lodge
Balule Nature Reserve
Portion 4, Boston 61 KU
Hoedspruit, 1380
South Africa

Kwenga Safari Lodge is situated inside the Balule Nature Reserve at Portion 4, Boston 61 KU, Hoedspruit, 1380. The GPS Coordinates to Balule are: 24°20’15.4″S 31°00’29.6″E