La Barunè Game Lodge
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La Barunè Game lodge is situated in Kamonande Nature Reserve, a game paradise of 2100 hectare with 60 km road on the farm for game viewing and cycling! We are less than two hour's drive from Pretoria, and 8 km from Vaalwater in the malaria free Waterberg mountains.
This is a place of rare and rugged beauty, with versatile wildlife. The setting is spectacular with beautiful mountains and bush scenery. Crystal-clear streams have carved the scenic topography of the Waterberg mountain wilderness. 60 km roads invites guests to beautiful drives in pursuit of the animals that roam freely on the lodge.
This conventional safari style lodge showcases a luxurious hideaway, a haven for those seeking a quality wildlife getaway. The Lodge offers plush accommodation with romantic and spacious bedrooms, each with a king sized bed, and en-suite bathrooms which includes a large vanity, bath and shower.
La Barunè Game Lodge offers an outdoor pool. A variety of popular activities are available on the nature reserve, including cycling, fishing, tennis and hiking.
A daily continental breakfast is offered with a delicious 2-course.
The establishment is private, family-friendly, and is also available as a self-catering lodge to be booked as a whole – for just you and your travelling party’s exclusive use up to 12 guests.
The lodge is also available for year-end functions, Ideal for the ultimate Business "Bosberaad" for your company, or treat family and friends with a weekend breakaway to the bush! Enjoy the tranquillity of the bushveld while viewing the zebras, impala, blue wildebeest, kudu, giraffes and many more grazing around the lodge.
In addition to the wildlife roaming freely around La Barune game Lodge, we also offer the BIG 5 experience at neighbouring Game Reserve - Elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo and leopard - can be spotted.
A game drive can be arranged, together with a personal accredited and experienced game ranger. It’s not uncommon to see lion or elephant just a stone’s throw from the game-viewing vehicle as they go through their early morning routines.
We speak your language!
- Bird watching
- braai / barbecue - communal
- braai / barbecue - communal and onsite
- braai / barbecue - onsite
- communal pool
- communal TV lounge
- cycling trails
- dishwasher onsite
- DSTV (premium)
- DSTV in communal area
- electronic safe
- electronic safe (some units)
- fishing (less than 10km)
- fishing (less than 3km)
- flat screen TV
- free toiletries
- fridge/ freezer
- Full English breakfast served in the dining room daily
- game drives (less than 30km)
- gas braai / barbecue
- hair dryer
- hiking (less than 5km)
- internet facilities
- kitchen communal
- lake (less than 5km)
- lake onsite
- laundry facilities (less than 2km)
- laundry facilities onsite
- linen & towels provided
- lock-up safe
- Malaria free
- mountain biking
- nature trail (less than 10km)
- outdoor pool
- packed lunches
- parking all onsite
- picnic basket
- Portable (movable) fans in cottage
- room service
- tea / coffee making facilities
- tennis court (less than 5km)
- tennis court onsite
- toasted sandwich maker
- wi-fi / hotspot
- Payment Methods
- EFT / Bank Transfer
- Languages Spoken At Establishment
- Bed Configuration
- Deluxe Rooms (Sleeps 8) x 4
- Room 1 - king
- Room 2 - king
- Room 3 - king
- Room 4 - single, single
- Family room (Sleeps 4) x 1
- Room 1 - queen
- Room 2 - single, single
- Special Categories
Conference Venue Accommodation
detailsAccommodates how many people?
Capacity : 12
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
Fresh-Water Fishing Accommodation
detailsThe following apply
Fishing equipment for hire Can bring own fishing equipment Boat available for use Boat available for hire Can bring own boat (no petrol motors) Catch and release Catch and keep Limited number of fish per day allowed Fly fishing
Interesting Place Accommodation
detailsWhy is your establishment interesting?
Detail description : The lodge is situated in a Nature Reserve in the malaria-free Waterberg mountains, where all the game is tame, as no hunting are allowed. There is 60 km roads for game viewing, cycling and bird watching in the reserve of 2100 hectares.
Quad/4x4/Bike Trails Accommodation
detailsThe following apply
Bring your own bicycle Bicycles to hire Bicycle set trails Bicycle - free to explore Bring your own quad bike Quad bikes to hire Quad bike set trails Quad bikes – free to explore Bring your own off-road motorcycle Off-road motorcycles to hire Off-road motorcycle set trails Off-road motorcycle – free to explore 4x4 vehicle set trails 4x4 vehicle – free to explore
Sleeps 10 or More Accommodation
detailsYour establishment has capacity to cater for groups of 10 or more.
Wheelchair Friendly Accommodation
detailsFor every 25 parking bays, at least one should be 3500mm wide
Number of bays : 1
The following apply
Minimum unobstructed space infront of doors
Ramps provided in close proximity to stairs Textured surfaces, such as roughened finishes, on all ramps, stairways and main circulation paths Route surface firm and even – surface should be hard with no gravel or cobble type finishes Clear unobstructed routes provided throughout the facility All areas well and evenly lit Door handles in the area located at a height of between 120cm – 80cm Signage displaying the international symbol of accessibility at the accessible pickup/drop-off point Fixed slip-resistant floor surface. Wooden floors, tiles or close pile carpet no higher than 13mm Re-positioning of furniture, and other obstructions in the room to meet guest requirements At registration any guest with a functional limitation [or any guest requesting such facility] is highlighted in the system, so that in the event of an emergency, special procedures can be taken to locate and evacuate these guests Floors should be level. If a difference in level is unavoidable this should not exceed a 1.3cm difference Floor surfaces at wheelchair areas should be level, stable, firm and slip-resistant. Carpet or carpet tile used on the floors must be securely attached, and be of a low pile type (1.3cm thick or less) with a firm pad Hand rails in the bathrooms Stable seating area in the bath / shower
Size of all door openings, when measured in the 90-degree open position
A minimum of 90cm x 120cm
Minimum of 76cm wide
La Barunè Game Lodge appears in the following sections:
Vaalwater Game Reserve And Bush Lodge Accommodation • Vaalwater Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation • Vaalwater Wheelchair Friendly Accommodation • Vaalwater Quad/4x4/Bike Trails Accommodation • Vaalwater Fresh-Water Fishing Accommodation • Vaalwater Sleeps 10 or More Accommodation • Vaalwater Conference Venue Accommodation • Vaalwater Interesting Place Accommodation • Vaalwater Self Catering Accommodation