Mopani & Kruger National Park Accommodation


Giyani Accommodation


Bed & Breakfast in Giyani

Xisaka Guest House

Location & Contact Details
Address: 257 Nyala Drive Kremetart
South Africa
Contact : Reception
Local Tel : 015-8123986
INT Tel : +27-15-8123986
Local Fax (1) : 015-8115998
INT Fax (1) : +27-15-8115998
Local Fax (2) : 086-6208926
INT Fax (2) : +27-86-6208926
Cell : 083-2830515

Xisaka Guest House (meaning nest) is located in Kremetart, Giyani, which provides the perfect base from which to explore this under-birded area.

With one of the best duties for summer waders, the Nsami dam is about 10 km from Xisaka in the Soutpansberg-Limpopo Birding Route.

The riverine bush of the Letaba river running through Giyani can also provide interesting birding.

Our main mission at Xisaka is to make every single visitor feel fully satisfied by providing top-class services to make their tour a memorable and an enjoyable one. Our customers should depart with warm feelings and complete satisfaction. We can proudly say this because often we receive repeated and referral customers. Our customized services have received applause from the clients stretching far and wide.

The staff provide delicious breakfasts and dinners of traditional Tsonga flair. Breakfasts are included in the accommodation costs.

About Us:

Lwandile Mfana Inv grew from strength to strength with 6 en-suite rooms rooms to 20 en-suite rooms including site 263 and site 264. We now have 2 conference venues, 2 kitchens, a laundry, swimming pool, and a spacious reception.

Xisaka means nest and we are based in Kremertart, Giyani which provides the perfect base from which to explore this under-birded area.

These 20 en-suite rooms are named after the Birds in Xi-Tsonga pay homage to the rustic elegance and harmony of the ancient Xi- Tsonga villages. These 20 en-suite rooms are furnished in a style that draws inspiration from pure regional tradition. Tsonga women Décor in the rooms explains it all. The guest house village is set in green surroundings which affords a spectacular view of the gardens that provides fruit picking directly from their source.

Shangaan Tradition:

The Shangaan is one of the 4 major ethnic groups of South-Africa. They live in the Limpopo province and speak Tsonga. Shangaan woman dress in bright coloured fabric knotted on the shoulders, wear wide beaded necklaces and heavy metal bracelets on their arms and legs.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Tourism Grading - 3 Stars


GPS Coordinates
East: 30.68372
South: -23.31731

From Polokwane:

  • Head east on Grobler street
  • Turn left into Munnik street - 3, 7km
  • Drive on the R81 towards Tzaneen
  • Follow the Giyani signs +/- 66km
  • Turn left at R81 Giyani
  • Drive for +/- 74 km
  • Turn left into Kremetart, Giyani
  • Take the 1st right into Nyala Drive
  • Follow the road down to the curve
  • Xisaka guest House on the left hand side

From Tzaneen:

  •  Drive on the R81 towards Polokwane
  • Follow the Giyani signs
  • Turn right at R81 Giyani
  • Drive for +/- 74 km
  • Turn left into Kremetart, Giyani
  • Take the 1st right into Nyala Drive
  • Follow the road down to the curve
  • Xisaka guest House on the left hand side
  • Payment Methods
  • EFT / Bank Transfer
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Languages Spoken At Establishment
  • English
  • Northern Sotho
  • Pedi
  • Shangaan
  • Sotho
  • Tsonga
  • Venda
  • Bed Configuration
  • Double En Suite Rooms (Sleeps 2) x 16
    • Room 1 - double
  • Twin En Suite Rooms (Sleeps 2) x 4
    • Room 1 - twin
  • Facilities
  • air conditioner (all units)
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • conference venue onsite
  • DSTV in room
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • game drives (less than 30km)
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • parking all onsite
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • wifi hotspot
  • Special Categories
  • Conference Venue Accommodationdetails
    Accommodates how many people?
    Capacity : 20

    The following apply
    Exclusive / preferred service providers on call
    Restroom accessible
    Kitchen accessible
    Audio – visual equipment (request details)
    Food / beverage facilities for catering purposes
    Crockery and cutlery available for hire
    Catering done in-house
    Designated parking area
    Sufficient parking space
    Fully staffed (cleaning, servers etc.)
    Internet connection
    Wireless internet connection
    Air conditioning
    Good lighting that can be operated independently
    Liquor license
    Bar on-site
    A purpose-built and dedicated back entrance available for equipment loading and offloading
    Wheelchair friendly
    A specified area for coaches and buses to stop to allow delegates and guests to embark and disembark safely
    Dedicated storage space that can safely store event materials and equipment overnight
    Individual lockable storage available for storage of more valuable items
  • Interesting Place Accommodationdetails
    Why is your establishment interesting?
    Detail description : This fantastic bed and breakfast is located in the rural suburb of Kremetart in Giyani and offers an ideal stop along the birding route. Incorporating the traditional Tsonga culture, this bed and breakfast prepares traditional breakfasts and dinners for their guests. Each room is individually decorated and named after the Tsonga words for local birds. Each room has black-out curtains for those wanting to sleep a little later, DStv, tea and coffee-making facilities as well as air -conditioning. The local golf course is host to resident game such as zebra, giraffe, antelope as well as the prolific bird life of the area. Situated close to the Man'ombe Nature Reserve and the Nsami Dam, this is the ideal place for nature lovers.

  • Sleeps 10 or More Accommodationdetails
    Your establishment has capacity to cater for groups of 10 or more.
  • Wedding Venue Accommodationdetails
    Capacity Information
    Overnight accommodation for how many people? : 40
    Max people allowed at the venue? : 150

    The following apply
    Reception area
    Area for wedding ceremony
    Undercover area for signing the register
    Fully catered
    Couple must provide own catering
    In house events coordinator (compulsory)
    In house events coordinator (not compulsory)
    Liquor license
    Fully stocked bar
    Cutlery and crockery rental
    Cleaning / serving staff
    Bridal suite
    Honeymoon suite
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