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Special offer for the Big Birding Day

26th October 2018 By 0 Comment
Special offer for the Big Birding Day

We’ve got a special offer bird lovers can’t refuse! Three Day Package Special specifically catering to this years BIG BIRDING DAY, scheduled on Saturday November 24th, 2018 for the special price of R2000 per person per day! It includes: Accommodations at our luxury lodge Three meals a day Bird viewing trips in an open game viewer with guide around the best places in Mapesu Private Game Reserve and Mapungubwe National…

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Up to 50% OFF your booking!

6th October 2018 By 0 Comment
Up to 50% OFF your booking!

Don’t miss out on our end of year SPECIAL OFFERS on our : Campsites –  from R253 for 2 people per night (Senior Safari Dome Tents rentals optional) Self-Catering Units – from R1200 per unit for 2 people per night Luxury Chalets – from R1850 per person per. Includes dinner, bed + breakfast and 2 game drives Book now by sending an email to bookings@mapesu.com or by calling +27 15…

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We’ve expanded

4th April 2018 By 0 Comment
We’ve expanded

There is so much happening here at the Lodge on the Mapesu Private Game Reserve, that it’s hard to keep up! As you know, we have added more varieties of animals to the Reserve in the last year, such as cheetahs, elephants, buffaloes and even crocs, so now it’s time to update you on the buildings. Last year, in 2017, we have upgraded the bar and built a new pool…

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“Sky Rhino” – Possibly the world’s largest rhino geoglyph

9th March 2018 By 0 Comment
“Sky Rhino” – Possibly the world’s largest rhino geoglyph

Google earth image. We have some exciting news! We have most likely created the largest, single animal geoglyph in the world, right here on the grounds of the Mapesu Private Game Reserve. When one flies from South Africa over the air navigation beacon when crossing the Limpopo River that marks the border with Zimbabwe and Botswana, one can see from 10 or 12 kilometers high on a clear day the…

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Bushmen Rock Art

11th January 2018 By 0 Comment
Bushmen Rock Art

Want to go back a few thousand years? Come join in on the Bushmen Rock Art. This activity which is interpreted by a Mopane Bush Lodge guide, explains the unique aspect of each drawing, the artwork of non-human beings, hunters, animals, children, women and their spiritual beliefs all under one shelter! Want to make a booking? Visit our web page www.mopanebusblodge.co.za or send us an email to bookings@mopanebusblodge.co.za

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Trap Camera Thursday

11th January 2018 By 0 Comment
Trap Camera Thursday

Trap Camera Thursday. Early morning visit at the water hole by one of the leopards on Mapesu Private Game Reserve.

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Beautiful Weaver Nests on all the trees at the moment.

11th January 2018 By 0 Comment
Beautiful Weaver Nests on all the trees at the moment.

Beautiful Weaver Nests on all the trees at the moment. These stunningly artful nests are made by male weaver birds, such as the Southern Masked Weaver and the Red-headed Weaver, and it’s not an easy job! The male weaver bird starts making a knot with a long blade of grass. Then he builds a circular structure, weaving blades using his beak and feet. Next step is to weave grass around…

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You too can end your day in luxury!

3rd January 2018 By 0 Comment
You too can end your day in luxury!

You too can end your day in luxury! Tag someone you would want to share this with. Also, visit our website www.mopanebushlodge.co.za or email us your booking request to bookings@mopanenushlodge.co.za.

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