|Address:||Parsons Nature Reserve
Roamers Rest, situated on top of a ridge, boasts not only the BIG 5, but also breath taking views of the Northern Drakensberg.
You, as our guest, are provide with a tranquil setting allowing for you to relax and escape from your busy everyday life. Along with this special setting, Roamers Rest prides itself in offering our guests personal services, ensuring that you get well looked after and only given the best safari experience.
Roamers Rest offers an idyllic environment for whatever your desires may be. Whether it is taking part in safari drives offered, seeing the sights nearby or watching the wildlife at the small private waterhole from the lodge deck.
If you are a guest wanting a small intimate lodge with a relaxed environment, situated on a BIG 5 game reserve then Roamers Rest is perfect for you.
Tent one: Ingwe Suite (sleeps 3 guests)
Tent two: Nyala Suite (sleeps 4)
Take the N 4 towards Witbank, Middelburg Plaza, turnoff to Belfast, Dullstroom, Lydenburg, Ohrigstad, Abel Erasmus Pass, J.G.Strijdom Tunnel, from tunnel 10 km and turn left at fuel service station towards Tzaneen/Phalaborwa, travel another 10 km to signboard " Phalaborwa" and turn right towards Phalaborwa, travel 27 km to T-junction and turn left towards Phalaborwa R 40, within the next 5 km PASS BOTH the Engen fuel service station (Samey) on right hand side and the turnoff sign on the left to Tzaneen, about 500 m passed this turnoff is a sign "BALULE PARSONS GATE" - turn right into dirt road, then 5 km to gate,
Leaving the main tarred road between Hoedspruit and Phalaborwa (R40) at the BALULE PARSONS GATE signboard (about 500m after the Tzaneen turnoff), follow the dirt road for 5 km to the gate of the reserve (R 50.00 cash conservation fee per vehicle and R30.00 per person, valid for the entire stay ). Thereafter the dirt road continues for another 7 km towards Baluleni Safari Lodge at Plot 26. Just remember this is now big 5 country and stay in the vehicle
Follow the R 71 from Polokwane to Tzaneen through to Gravelotte and continue on R 71 (do not turn to Phalaborwa at Gravelotte) but continue to T junction, turn LEFT, continue for 700 metres, turn RIGHT at sign Balule (Parsons Gate). 5 km to gate