If this year has taught us anything, it would be that there is nothing as important as our mental health. Being able to unwind, relax and spend time with our family and friends is something we often took for granted. Unwind In The Wild at Dinokeng’s Luxury Lodges
What better way to do so by being in touch with nature and our beautiful bushveld surroundings. Unwind In The Wild at Dinokeng’s Luxury Lodges
Dinokeng (meaning place of rivers) nature reserve is a nearly 30-minute drive from Pretoria and offers beautiful accommodation and self-drive routes through their 200 km perimeter big 5 game reserve. Conservation and Eco-tourism is their biggest priority and take pride in their
“potential to become a model for future conservation where people and wild animals live in harmony”.
With a vast selection of luxury accommodation, tented camps and self-catering lodges, Dinokeng is the perfect destination for an affordable get-away. Especially people located in Pretoria, Johannesburg and surrounds as the park is located in the North of Gauteng.
The use of materials and colours are very important when it comes to leisure design and should be designed to mend with their surroundings and outdoor colour-schemes. Have a look at our selected lodges as well as their incredible interior design, atmosphere and especially their views. Unwind In The Wild at Dinokeng’s Luxury Lodges
With beautiful views from its raised central entertainment area, gorgeously designed thatched chalets. Decorated with Malawian chairs, canopy beds with white draping, natural screed flooring and opens up to an outdoor patio with a 180-degree view over the luscious bushveld.
“LookOut Safari Lodge offers 5 luxury and elegantly arranged upmarket self-catering tented deluxe chalets, one slightly larger tented executive chalet and a beautiful 2 bedroom tented family chalet.”
Luxurious safari tents with a private patio out-looking the banks of Mongena Dam is definitely a peaceful and tranquil setup.
“The lodge can accommodate 20 guests in shared accommodation with each tent featuring air-conditioning, mini-safes, tea/coffee station and en-suite bathroom.”
Situated in the centre of the nature reserve with dense pasture and its very own drinking hole that is sure to attract many wild animals in the area. This can be seen from the upper deck of their private restaurant.
“Tshikwalo, offering self-catering accommodation and a function venue, has an experienced and capable team, to ensure that you have a memorable visit, returning again and again to enjoy the pleasant and tranquil African bush experience.”
With 8 modern, luxurious designed self-catering lodge with spacious units catering for adults only. The interior design of these chalets has a wonderful atmosphere with a lot of natural lighting and beige toned walls. a Private kitchen with Ceaserstone countertops and superior appliances.
The unit is an open plan space with built-in cupboards, a screed- finish floor and aluminium windows. Decorated with organically textured fabrics, materials and wooden furniture.
“We, at iKhaya LamaDube strive to provide our guests with a true atmosphere of relaxation, seclusion and absolute tranquillity. A variety of private and intimate accommodation is available to suit individual preferences.”
Enjoy their indigenous garden views while laying in bed, take an outdoor shower while listening to the frequently visited birds. Feel spoilt with the eccentric interior design style of tasteful use of materials, expose brick walls and vibrant colour schemes, each chalet within its own personal theme.
“Chameleon Bush Lodge can accommodate 26 guests in 5 “bachelor pad” layout chalets in the Water Tower section; 4 one-bedroom chalets and 2 family chalets. The kitchens are fully equipped and each unit also has a built-in braai on its covered patio.”
Industrially designed lodge, designed with natural materials and finishes from concrete finished walls, to genuine leather fabrics and steel furniture. This luxurious place is ideal for families looking for a secluded and relaxed get-away.
“The Main Lodge-sleeps 6 Adults plus 4 Adults in the Safari deluxe Suite. The Full Lodge consists of a large entertainment area with a kitchen, lounge and dining room that lead onto a large undercover patio overlooking the lap pool.
The Main lodge has three executive bedrooms with king-size extra length beds. Bedrooms are connected via wooden walkways to the entertainment area. All the bedrooms are en suite with bath and showers overlooking the bush. Each bedroom has its own private balcony.
The Full Lodge also includes the Self-Catering Safari unit that sleeps, 4 Adults. It consists of two deluxe bedrooms, each en suite. The Self-Catering Safari unit has its own self-contained kitchenette, lounge and dining room leading onto a wooden deck overlooking the bush.”
Safari lodges are often seen as a place where you can get in touch with nature, enjoy the peace and quiet bushveld that surrounds you and remind yourself once again what a beautiful country you live in.
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