Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
The Moholoholo (meaning The Very Great One) Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre is a home for many of South Africas abandoned, injured and poisoned wildlife and a highly regarded contributor to wildlife education in the country.

This unique centre is situated in the shadow of the awe inspiring Mariepskop and is home to many animals and birds. Some of these animals includethe rescued Lions from an Egyptian Circus, Queen the Crowned Eagle, Chui the Leopard, Jolly and Juba the Cheetah ambassadors and many more. The Centre has also got a long standing and successful Serval Breeding Project which is a success story all of its own. Having bred and released over 160 Serval cats back into areas where they have previously become extinct. The centre has also received reports that some of the females have since mated with wild males in the area of release, thus naturally increasing the numbers in those areas! Another first for Moholoholo is the fact that they are the only facility in South Africa to have successfully bred the endangered Crown Eagle.

The Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre aims to return rehabilitated birds and animals to the wild wherever possible, and those who are not so fortunate due to the nature and extent of their problems are used for educational talks to the many people who visit the centre each year both from across South Africa and abroad. Interaction between the centres animals and visitors to Moholoholo is permitted under controlled conditions. Needless to say, the management and staff of Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre are a group of dedicated conservationists committed to the preservation of South Africas wildlife. Their intimate knowledge of the animals they so lovingly care for and protect is nothing less than impressive.

Some of the animals which can be viewed at the centre include, Lions, Leopards, Servals, Lynx, Honey Badgers, Eagles, Vultures, Wild Dogs and any baby animals that they may have at the time of your visit. A visit to the Centre will stimulate awareness and an understanding of the plight faced by our wildlife today, and the staff at Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre invite you to pop in and share the unique experience with the animals of Africa.

One visitor commented that they gone expecting to see animals in cages looking bored, like a zoo. But instead they found a group of practical, highly experienced educators with a strong message. The visitor left after stroking a cheetah, feeding a vulture and getting very close to a baby hippo and having seen a lot more animals than they had expected. He said that they had learned a lot about the rawness and wonder of nature

The centre offers two tours daily from Monday to Saturday, the first tour starting at 09:30 and the second at 15:00. The centre is only open on Sundays during the Limpopo Province school holidays and over long weekends when there only be one tour at 15:00. (The approximate duration of the tour is between 2 and 2.5 hours)

Please make a booking if your group consists of more than eight people.

Please contact the Rehabilitation Centre for bookings and entrance fees on: Tel: +27-15-7955236
Mob: +27-82- 9075984
Fax: +27-15-7955333
Or Email: moholorehab@wol.co.za

Accommodation Near Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Sleeps: 26 in 8 units/rooms

Amafu Forest Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

1.9km South West of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Amafu Forest Lodge is a dream location in the spectacular Blyde River Canyon area. The sheer krantzes of these mountains act as a backdrop to our five spacious, private units and two luxurious, intimate tented camps...

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Sleeps: 10 in 5 units/rooms

umVangati House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

5.4km South West of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Tucked away in the heart of the Blyde River Canyon, one of South Africa's most glorious scenic destinations, umVangati House is sure to restore your sense of peace from the moment you check in

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Sleeps: 40 in 7 units/rooms

Maduma Boma

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

15.5km North East of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Maduma Boma is a self catering game conservancy situated about 35kms from Orpen Gate of the Kruger Park making day visits to the park perfect, and enables you to visit all the other wonderful attractions in the area, like Gods window, The Potholes...

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Sleeps: 6

BushGlam Luxury Holiday Home

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

16.1km North of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

BushGlam Luxury Holiday Home comprises three modern bedrooms, two state of the art bathrooms, spacious lounges, dining area and fully equipped kitchen. Outside is the perfect area to relax, here you can enjoy your own private pool and six seat...

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Sleeps: 8

Woodlands Bush Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

18.6km North of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

This lovely 8 sleeper self-catering bush lodge is situated in the heart of the secure Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, apart from any neighbours and facing onto open bushlands, ensuring the ultimate in a private bush living experience. A watering hole outside

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Sleeps: 6

Twiga Tower

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

18.9km North of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Twiga Tower Lodge is situated in the Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate. The lodge consists of 3 double rooms with private bathrooms including one outdoor shower, sitting area, dining hall, gourmet kitchen, veranda and splash pool with braai area.

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Sleeps: 4 in 2 units/rooms

Twiga Tower B&B Rooms

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

18.9km North of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Twiga Tower's Double Rooms are situated in the Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate. Guests can enjoy the peaceful bush surroundings as well as personalised Kruger National Park safaris and tours.

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Tshukudu Bush Camp

Self Catering Rooms With Communal Kitchen in Hoedspruit District

20.0km North of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Situated in the Central Lowveld near the Blyderiver Canyon and the Kruger National Park, close to Hoedspruit. Tshukudu, a Big 5 Game Reserve, boasts 5000ha of unspoiled bush with a lovely view to the Drakensberg Mountains

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Sleeps: 22 in 10 units/rooms

Shikwari Game Reserve

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

27.8km West of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Nestled below the majestic Northern Drakensburg Mountains in the Limpopo Lowveld. Accommodation is either in luxury suites with private bathroom or in comfortable rustic rondavel with shared accommodation. The two options are in separate camps.

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Toro Yaka Bush Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hoedspruit District

33.5km North West of Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Toro Yaka, which means "My Dream" in Northern Sotho, is a one-of-a-kind lodge situated in the unforgettably pristine bushveld of Balule, a 30 000 hectare nature conservancy in the Greater Kruger National Park area.

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