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Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Only 20km Potchefstroom on the Carletonville Road near the Boskop Dam, you will find a 540 hectare wild animal park, Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park. That is 540 hectares of South African wilderness, filled with a large variety of wildlife and beautiful birds. Animals in the park include, Steenbok, Ostrich, Common Duiker, Reedbuck, Impala, Springbuck, Blesbuck, Black Wildebeest, Waterbuck, Gemsbok, Rooi Hartebeest, Kudu, Eland, Zebra, Giraffe, Fallow Deer or Takbok, Barbery Sheep, Wild Boar, Jackal and Rooicat. And all of these are there for you to experience up close and personal. There are a number of different ways to explore the park, you can experience it on a Guided Game Drive, on horseback or even quad bike, while the fitter would enjoy hiking or even cycling. High up on Buffelsvleis highest hill you will find a lookout tower which affords visitors a 360 degree view of the scenery and wildlife in the park.

Apart from the regular game viewing experience, Buffelsvlei offers the option of a traditional African Hunting Safari. Whether you are a professional or just out for your first hunt, the parks experienced guides and decent equipment ensure your hunt will be one to be remembered. If hunting is not your game there are also other shooting activities at Buffelsvlei, such as target shooting, clay pigeon shooting or even paintball.

If it a team building event, a conference, a wedding, or even just a party, Buffelsvlei has the facilities to make sure it is an outstanding function. For team building events the park has an obstacle course in the Eucalyptus forest as well as a dam which is suitable for all kinds of water activities such as float building. There are also facilities for playing sports such as rugby, volleyball or swimming. The function hall is the perfect setting for year-end functions, weddings, anniversaries, birthday parties, entertainment events and can be customised and decorated to suit your requirements. The hall is fully equipped and can seat up to 150 guests comfortably. Couple the Function hall with the small chapel on the property and you have the perfect venue for your Out of Africa wedding. For those just interested in hosting a small seminar or conference of up to 24 people, the conference facilities are fully equipped with an overhead projector, a big screen, flip charts etc.

Buffelsvlei also provides the taste of Africa in their Country Lodge around a large luxurious table next to the sun-flooded glass door. There are also various venues which can be used for true South African menus, such as Braaivleis, Sheep on Spit and Potjie Kos. For large group catering it is requested that visitors book in advance.

For more information and bookings please contact:
Betsie:
Cell: +27-83-2260079
Fax: +27-86-5487609
Or email: info@buffelsvlei.co.za

Directions from Johannesburg

Follow the N1 south (Bloemfontein) out of the city
Take the N12 Kimberley off-ramp to Potchefstroom.
Follow the road past Westonaria (appr. 30km) and turn right onto the Carltonville R501 road.
Carry on with this road past Carltonville (appr. 30km) until you see the turn-off to Witpoortjie/Rysmierbult on your right-hand side where the Mooirivier runs into Boskop Dam.
Carry on past this turn-off and you will find the white entrance walls to Buffelsvlei approximately 1km further on your left-hand side.
Alternatively, instead of turning off to Carltonville on R501 road, carry on with the N12 road right up to the first traffic lights in Potchefstroom at the Technical Highschool (Tegniese Hoerskool) and turn right.
Carry on with this road up to the T-junction and turn right onto the R501 road from Potchefstroom to Carltonville.
The Buffelsvlei gate entrance will appear on your right-hand side after approximately 15km from the T-junction.

Directions from Klerksdorp

Follow the N12 north-east to Potchefstroom (appr. 55km) , go straight through Potchefstroom to the last robot/traffic light with the Technical Highschool (Tegniese Hoerskool) to your left-hand side.
Turn left at this traffic light and drive past the entrance of Technical Highschool (Tegniese Hoerskool) on your right-hand side.
Carry on with this road over the bridge crossing the railway line up to the R501 T-junction.
Turn right at this junction on R501 from Potchefstroom to Carletonville.
The Buffelsvlei gate entrance will appear on your right-hand side after approximately 15km from the T-junction.

Accommodation Near Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Sleeps: 24 in 12 units/rooms

Lyon Paradise

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Potchefstroom

5.9km South of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Lyon Paradise is a stunning venue with a huge thatch roof and lush green gardens, complete with beautiful roses, a koi fish pond, calming and tranquil water feature and a brilliant white gazebo as focal point, which is suitable for large groups and weddin

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Sleeps: 36 in 2 units/rooms

Birdsview Guest House

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Potchefstroom

16.2km South of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Home away from home. Birdsview Guest House is conveniently situated from the main road N12 of Potchefstroom, offering a relaxing, clean and peaceful self-catering destination. We are in close proximity to shopping centres...

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Sleeps: 11 in 4 units/rooms

Adato Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Potchefstroom

17.4km South of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Adato Guest House is a charming home situated in Potchefstroom close to the main attractions, shopping centers. hospitals, sport grounds and the university. The warm friendly atmosphere and comfortable, stylish accommodation is ideal for business ...

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Sleeps: 38 in 15 units/rooms

Kumkani Country Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Potchefstroom

17.6km South of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Kumkani Country Lodge is centrally situated on 4ha next to the Mooi River and Golf course in Potchefstroom. Shopping centres and restaurants within walking distance. University/ sport facilities are within 5 km.

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Sleeps: 18 in 5 units/rooms

Cosy Cottage

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Potchefstroom

17.6km South of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

All our cottages have private entrances and secure undercover parking. The comfort of our guests is ensured with an en-suit bathroom/toilet, fully equipped kitchen, breakfast nook and lounge with TV and satellite TV. Internet, e-mail, and fax ...

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Sleeps: 32 in 4 units/rooms

Marlenes Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Carletonville

30.5km North East of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Marlenes Guesthouse located in Carletonville, North West. We have four spacious en suite rooms. The dining room and lounge are separate from the rooms, although we do room service for honey moon couples or on request...

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Sleeps: 47 in 10 units/rooms

Thabela Thabeng Mountain Retreat

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Parys

32.1km South East of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

2023 million years ago a meteorite struck planet earth formed the Vredefort Dome. This impact has left a beauty out of destruction that is utterly breathtaking, historically fascinating and rich in a unique and diverse micro-ecosystem of fauna and...

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Sleeps: 22 in 11 units/rooms

Onze Whonen Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Carletonville

32.2km North East of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Onze Whonen guest house in Carletonville is a charming 4 star rated Bed & breakfast facility that is centrally situated & is within minutes of the worlds deepest & richest gold mines.

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Sleeps: 45 in 4 units/rooms

Deelfontein

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Parys

41.9km South East of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

Nestled between two high ridges in the heart of the Vredefort Dome World Heritage Site, Deelfontein self catering bush lodges offers activities ranging from hiking and mountain biking to birdwatching and stargazing.

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Kopjeskraal Country Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Parys

42.0km South East of Buffelsvlei Wild Animal Park

The Lodge can sleep 16 people. The following accommodation is offered; the farmhouse has three big bedrooms with two beds in each room. An en-suite rondawel with its own kitchen, and four outside rooms with two beds in each room. Kopjeskraal ...

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