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908 Nooitgedacht D Frischgewaagd 9, Bela Bela 0480 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 30 April 2015

We had such a relaxing and amazing getaway with our kids. The horses, dogs, hosts and absolutely divine food makes this place very special. There is a lot to do so the kids didnt get bored and by day 2 we were all starting to...More

1  Thank MelanyEileen
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

Wow we had such a relaxing quality time. Such a welcoming and personal touch from the owners. Best food in Bela Bela by far. I will upload some pics as well. Thank you very much We highly recommend Thaba Pitsi. And on a lighter note...More

2  Thank VenessaD26
Response from matmax32, Propriétaire at Thaba PitsiResponded 9 April 2015

Thank you for your nice comment. Very special guest like yourself (and your family) remind us why we have such passion for what we do and inspire us to continue wanting to delight our visitors.

Reviewed 5 April 2015

We were ignored on arrival - very un-South African! We had booked and pre-paid accommodation for 10 people under one roof - we were attending a wedding nearby. The owners managed to mess this up completely and sent us off up a difficult road up...More

2  Thank OGF2015
Response from matmax32, Propriétaire at Thaba PitsiResponded 6 April 2015

Penny P and OGF 2015 are the same person (husband and wife = Philip couple). We don't understand their noxious tenacity to affect the good reputation of Thaba Pitsi ! The facts are: our chalets was rent for 10 persons and our Country House was...More

Reviewed 22 March 2015

We booked into the lodge as we were attending a wedding nearby. The accommodation was adequate but somewhat shabby. Only one hard pillow per person and cramped sleeping area. Booked self catering but would have appreciated some teabags and long life milk for morning tea?...More

4  Thank Penny P
Reviewed 20 March 2015

We had the most amazing time ever at Thaba Pitsi Nature Reserve at its best. The green mountains and beautiful blue sky. It felt like we, were the only ones on the entire reserve at all times. The hospitality of the owners and staff was...More

4  Thank Christl S
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Our Lodge is Nestling in the shadows of the Waterberg Mountains, near Bela-Bela (formerly Warmbaths) in the Limpopo Province, Thaba Pitsi is a Malaria free private game reserve of 500 hectares. It takes less More than 2 hours to reach Thaba Pitsi from Johannesburg and less than one hour thirty minutes from Pretoria, travelling on the Polokwane (formerly Pietersburg) highway N1 North. Thaba Pitsi Lodge with its Ndebele bungalows and its luxury tented Camp, up there on the hill, in the heart of the nature reserve. L'Orange Bleue, the restaurant of Thaba Pitsi Nature Reserve. Selected by BBC Food program as being one of the best Restaurant of SA - selected for Off the Menu BBC show. The Country House & 3 Bungalows fully furnished & equipped: (5 rooms in " la Vallee de Blandine " + 3 bungalows (4 people & 2 people). The Thaba Pitsi Country-house, is housed in a farmhouse, converted into a Country-house with modernity, 'cozy African' style and tastefully decorated, offer barbecue facilities, fire place, swimming pool & Jacuzzi. You can book DBB (dinner, bed and breakfast package) or Self Catering. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 74 - US$ 338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 74 - US$ 338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
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Room & Suite (31)
Dining (15)
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Carol B
20 November 2016|
Response from BernadetteDP | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, Unfortunately the wifi does not reach the rooms, but it is available at the restaurant. The chalets have satellite tv in them, with dstv, all the beds are king size in the chalets, and the costs on self... More
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"The country house is close to all amenities and very comfortable."
2 weeks ago
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"I thoroughly enjoyed staying in the Rondavel close to the Restaurant and next to the horses."
4 Aug 2016
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"No wifi in the tents. Wifi in restaurant."
12 May 2016
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"We only had dinner there."
2 Nov 2015
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