Phalaborwa Accommodation

Phalaborwa is a mining town in the Mopani district of Limpopo, South Africa's northern-most province. It lies near the confluence of the Ga- Selati and Olifants rivers, halfway up the western boundary of the Kruger National Park. It's proximity to this iconic South African game reserve is probably Phalaborwa's proudest claim to fame, although it has others too.

The history of the Phalaborwa area is very interesting as it pertains to traditional South African tribes - an aspect of South African culture often forgotten about by city folk. The area was named Ba-Phalaborwa by a group of Sotho tribes who moved there from further south, and the name means 'better than the south'. It's said that these tribes mined and smelted copper and iron as early as 400AD. Just outside Phalaborwa you'll find Masorini, a replicated Sotho hill village complete with huts, grain storage and smelting huts.

Mining is still practised in Phalaborwa today, and the large open-pit mine is run by the Phalaborwa Mining Company. The mine, which is a giant 2000 metre-wide hole in the ground is Africa's largest man-made hole. As you might imagine it's not the prettiest site when you get up close to it, but it is a small price to pay for the incredible setting you get.

Phalaborwa literally borders the Kruger National Park and is further surrounded by a number of private game reserves, given anyone who visits a buffet of game-viewing options to choose from. In addition, the town is an easy drive from attractions like the Blyde River Canyon and its look out points like Bourke's Luck and God's Window, and the iconic fruit growing region of Tzaneen is an easy drive away too.

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Business accommodation in Phalaborwa

So, you are not visiting for a holiday but rather for business and all you need is a place to stay for a night or two? The bed and breakfast options, as well as the lodges, are generally preferred by business people and you will find all types, from your more luxurious lodges to your simple, self-catering bed and breakfast. Each will give you a safe roof over your head while you are in the province. Phalaborwa accommodation is not only affordable but well situated. If you are doing business in this area, this is a great accommodation choice.

Holiday accommodation in Phalaborwa

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Bakkers Bed and Breakfast

From R350 pps


Bakkers Bed and Breakfast is a small, cozy / intimate bed and breakfast with a personal touch for everyone. Five minutes from the Phalaborwa Kruger Gate and close to other culture and nature activiti... Read More

 
Luso Country Lodge

From R300 pps


Situated in the leafy town of Phalaborwa, Luso Country Lodge offers guests a comfortable and affordable stay. It is ideal for business or leisure travellers visiting this part of Limpopo. There ar... Read More

 
Iphupho Bush Lodge

From R1200* unit


Yolande and Grant Cuthill welcome you to their luxurious Iphupho Bush Lodge which is surrounded by wildlife. It is situated on the Hans Merensky Golf Estate where wildlife and golfers share the fairwa... Read More

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African Lily Lodge - Affordable Suites

From R400* unit


Affordable Clean and Comfortable Spacious Overnight Self Catering rooms in Phalaborwa, home of the Big 5, within 3km to the entrance gate of Kruger National Park. African Lily Lodge, where everyone... Read More

 
Arimagham Guest House

From R300 pps


Arimagham Guest House is ideally situated in the heart of picturesque Phalaborwa in the Limpopo Province. We are 2 km from the entrance to the Kruger National Park. Your hosts, Helmut and Linnette... Read More

 
Masorini Bush Lodge

From R400 pps

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Masorini Bush Lodge & Safaris " A gentle atmosphere within a wild content" Location The small retreat is set in the indigenous bush of a nature conservancy bordering the Kruger National Park, 8km fro... Read More

 
Sunbird Lodge

From R545 pps

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Sunbird Lodge is a family run business, emphasising on good quality & friendly service. Experience the ambiance of more than 2.5 acres of tropical gardens which give host to a wide variety of bird lif... Read More

 
Muweti Bush Lodge

From R750 pps

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Within the greater Kruger Park, MUWETI is a small, intimate lodge. Accommodating a maximum of 4 guests in the tented accommodation and 4 guests in the cottage. The positioning of the tented chalets gi... Read More

 
La Lechere Guest House

From R625 pps


La Lechere Guest House is situated 5 minutes from the Kruger National Park, Phalaborwa Gate. We cater for both leisure and business guests, providing a unique African experience to our guests. We can ... Read More

 
Ku Sungula Safari lodge

From R1750 pps


Ku Sungula is easily accessible by air and road, this magnificent South African safari lodge located in Balule Private Nature Reserve is a haven of old-world charm and stylish splendour. Join us o... Read More

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Phalaborwa Reviews

Phalaborwa
Great and beautiful place to visit.
- Regina Maponya

Phalaborwa
It is a lovely place.
- Boitumelo Tshoga

Phalaborwa
Amazing place will visit again
- Sbongile Nhlapo

Phalaborwa
Shew, what a place to visit in SA. Surely a must for all to see and to experience
- Yvette Nicholson

Phalaborwa
Very good for relaxation and tourists, we had fun in town.
- Thato Mogari