Kwalata Game Lodge is located within the Dinokeng Big5 Game Reserve in the northern corner of Gauteng

The Dinokeng Game Reserve accommodates all of the big five free roaming, and offers great plains game viewing and one of the best birding sites in South Africa! This is the perfect malaria-free stop-over, only 1/2 hour drive from Pretoria and 1 hour drive north of OR Tambo International Airport.

Built with natural stone and thatch roofs, it has a true African Ambiance. Your ideal “first night stay” upon arrival in South Africa. Our friendly staff and South African hospitality will ensure a memorable experience! Kwalata Game Lodge is the ideal group venue and offer family, conferences, team-building and functions packages. Bushveld weddings is a speciality and the stone thatched chapel, “river or tree” church and campfire reception will ensure a unforgettable wedding. Contact our reservations team to plan your next #KwalataXperience!

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Enjoy our a la carté Restaurant, with option to sit in the garden or inside, with a full menu and take-aways available - fully licensed. Children's Play Area for your convenience. View our menu online, click here. Wheelchair friendly. Call us for opening hours.


We offer guided Game Drives, in African Bushveld, 2/3 hour day and night drive within the Dinokeng Big 5 Game Reserve of 20 000 hectares, with Kwalata’s property which covers 2000 hectares within the reserve. Book directly with us. We can do groups.


Early morning and afternoon guided walks, groups of 4-8 people. Come explore the bushveld. Armed guides provide their knowledge of fauna and flora, in a relaxed way. Different distances of walks available.


For your Corporate Requirements we offer 2 air-conditioned conference venues which can accommodate between 10 to 120 delegates with all meals served in our Elephant Boma or in the Nkwe Restaurant during the stay.


Kwalata has a unique stone-thatch church, up to 250 guests. A game drive to the veld also provides beutiful sunset photo opportunity! Lodge offer different Ceremony Venues and 31 stay-over air-conditioned rooms.


The Boma & Restaurant can both accommodate up to 230 guests, completed with buffet area, own bar, dance floor, all-in-one reception venue.Guests can relax in the garden before hand, with drinks and snacks.


Corporate Teambuilding & Adventure enhance Team cohesion through Interactive Fun Activities. The race is on – teamwork is of paramount importance! These activities are suitable for 20 – 400 pax.


Kwalata Game Lodge offers a wide range of options for your event. We comprises 6+ exhibition spaces for Product launches, Award Ceremonies, Family Days, Education Expo's etc. We offer all Meals.


Kwalata Adventure Camp has established itself over the last 20 years, presenting Adventure & Leadership programs, accommodate 300 kids. The camp site dedicated and purposely built for school & youth groups.


KCDI, Kwalata's socio-economic development enterprise- 20 years of involvement in the community. We facilitate International & South African Companies to engage and roll out their social responsibility obligations. Come make a difference!


Come on a Township tour to neighbouring Village. Experience Bee farming, Interact with local artists, the legendary Nursery, Goodies for gardens art, fresh bread & best local cuisine, with traditional Tswana dancing get the energy flowing!