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The 63-bed four star rated Mongena Game Lodge is situated in the malaria-free north-western section of the Big 5 Dinokeng Game Reserve - a convenient 40 minutes' drive, 50 km north of Pretoria. It is accessible by tarred main road or tarred private airstrip 10 km on the tarred Rust de Winter road from Hammanskraal.
The Lodge is named after the Boekenhout tree which is indigenous to the area.
The lodge has 25 tastefully furnished air-conditioned chalets/rooms providing single, double/twin or family accommodation all with private bathrooms comprising of bath and or/shower. All chalets are positioned amongst rolling lawns and indigenous landscaping in close proximity to the restaurant, pool and bar area. Each unit has coffee/tea making facilities as well as satellite TV programmes. The lodge can accommodate a total of 62 guests in shared accommodation.
A state-of-the art conference centre, boardrooms and a romantic chapel completes the unique offerings at the main camp.
The lodge also boasts a wheel-chair friendly twin room with a paraplegic bathroom facility. All entrances to the facilities at Mongena are wheelchair friendly. Babycots and baby feeding chairs are readily available for families with small children.
The romantic honeymoon suite overlooking a dam is a must for prospective new and old honeymooners alike.
Mongena is a day destination as well. You do not need to overnight to enjoy the facilities the lodge has to offer. You can book an early morning or late afternoon game drive with qualified rangers and trackers taking you to the best animal sightings imaginable like lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant, rhino, giraffe, zebra, kudu, impala, tsessebe, eland, red hartebeest, blue wildebeest, hippo, crocodile and numerous other antelope and sall game.. Experience the wonderful world of nocturnal animals on the regular night drives. Bush walks under the expert guidance of our experienced rangers are undertaken.
The lodge prides itself with a 28 ha scenic dam where spectacular African sunsets can be viewed from the comfort of a luxury boat amongst hippos, crocodiles and prolific birdlife. Sunset cruises are undertaken in the later afternoon where you can watch the sky turn to a romantic purple-blue whilst listening to the African Fish Eagles cry. Wetlands surrounding the lake produce a variety of birdlife that even veteran bird watchers are pleasantly surprised to observe. The fisheagle boathouse boma venue facility next to the lake is ideal for teambuilding activities, weddings, product launches and private functions.
The gourmet chefs at Mongena go out of their way to serve exquisite cuisine in the a la carte Kingfisher restaurant for every occasion; be it a special birthday party, wedding, anniversary, or the regular relaxed Sunday lunch. The view from the Kingfisher restaurant overlooking the small dam in the main lodge and onto the plains of the Dinokeng Reserve will be making you reluctant to leave.
ALL PUBLISHED RATES ARE PER PERSON EITHER SINGLE OR SHARING ACCOMMODATION ON A DINNER, BED AND BREAKFAST BASIS.
All credit cards are accepted when paying through Sleeping-OUT.
Rust de Winter Road D48, Dinokeng Game Reserv, Gauteng, 0400