WELGEVONDEN GAME RESERVE PREMIUM LODGE
A wildlife world of adventure awaits our patrons on game drives and bush walks, from Landrovers or in private hides. Guided by experienced, knowledgeable rangers, guests can view big game, such as elephant, lion and rhino or relish more intimate encounters with other fauna and flora.
The lodge offers exclusivity, style and luxury against a backdrop of wild Africa in all her splendour - all in a malaria-free area.
The Lodge is situated in a valley with a perennial stream running through it. The lodge is linked by boardwalks and wheel-chair friendly paths. Letlapa has three suites and two exclusive suites, including one suite that has been specially prepared to accommodate our disabled guests.Each suite has it's own private Jacuzzi.
Mealtimes are pleasurable experiences where chefs create mouth-watering masterpieces! Three meals served daily and high tea is served in the afternoon. Meals can be served in various locations such as the main decks, bomas or inside. Guests are welcome to eat their meals at either of the lodges by pre-arranging this with their ranger. Private candle lit dinners in the suites can also be arranged.
Both lodges boast fully stocked bars with a wide selection of local and international drinks. A selection of fine cigars are also available. A mini-bar is provided in the suite and should one require additional bar items room service will tend to the request. All local beers, ciders, soft drinks, and house wines are complimentary. Guests are requested to freely browse through our vintage wine cellar or ask our chefs to recommend a wine to complement their meal.
HEALTH & BEAUTY CENTRE
A fully equipped gym and steam room are available at no extra charge.A health and beauty centre for health and beauty treatments which includes aromatherapy, facials, pedicures and massages. (Additional charges are levied for all beauty treatments.)
Two game drives are offered daily - early morning and afternoon or evening. Times for game drives will be discussed between the ranger and all the guests on the vehicle.
There is a tea/coffee stop with muffins and scones and breakfast is served upon returning.
Afternoon/evening drives: depart after high tea and return before dinner. There is a sundowner stop, weather and game movement permitting.
Guided walks are offered, usually in the mornings after breakfast, but can be arranged at other times. Guests will be briefed before excursions into the wild. The rangers will give informal tuition regarding the procedures to be adhered to on the guided walks. Suggestions as per Game Drives are advised. Guests will find experienced and knowledgeable rangers that are more than willing to advise and talk about any aspect pertaining to the environment and conservation in general.