|Nestled in the unspoilt wilderness of the Waterberg, Shibula Lodge & Spa offers the discerning visitor a luxurious taste of wild Africa, combined with the sophisticated pampering of a health spa.|
Superbly situated close to the best game-viewing areas of the 36 000-hectare Welgevonden Game Reserve in the Northern Province.
A mere 2.5 hours drive from Johannesburg,
Shibula also provides two landing strips for chartered flights or a heli pad at the lodge for direct flights from Johannesburg International or Lanseria.
Fly-In Safari Lodge Gym Wildlife Game Drives Safari Self Drive Walking Honeymoon Conference Facility Photography Birding Spa Swimming Pool Malaria Free Price Range - Southern Africa: $200 - $400
Shibula Lodge Attractions
The 5 star Shibula Lodge hugs the banks of a scenic river and has magnificent views of the overhanging cliffs, where the antics of the resident baboon troop entertain guests. This MALARIA FREE reserve, where the Big Five (lion, rhino, buffalo, elephant and leopard) roam freely, is home to an extraordinary diversity of plant and animal life, as well as more than 350 species of birds. With access to the entire 36 000 ha reserve which forms part of a bigger 98 000 ha game reserve, guests are assured of exceptional game viewing - including the best rhino sightings on the continent whilst wild dogs and spotted hyena also roam the area.
Each of Shibula's eight en-suite rooms has its own patio and an outside shower, ideal for a moonlight rendezvous for the brave at heart. The romantic honeymoon hideaway boasts its own spa bath, while the lavishly equipped Executive Suite has its own jacuzzi. The Shibula Royal Suite features a private plunge pool, along with the ultimate in luxury and service.
The superbly decorated main lodge boasts a library - well stocked with information on wildlife, birds and plants - and an elegant lounge and dining area, complete with a baby grand piano. A sprawling deck with magnificent views leads one to a communal swimming pool, perfect for sundowners as the sun bows to the majestic moon.
The lodge accommodates a total of 16 guests in ultimate luxury and children are welcome by special arrangement.
Shibula Lodge Additional Information
The wellbeing of guests is paramount at Shibula. Our well stocked, specially designed wine cellar compliments the healthy, distinctly African-inspired cuisine and discreet, personalised service allows guests to enjoy an individually tailored balance of superb safari experiences and relaxing spa activities. Whether you would like to breakfast on the banks of the river, under the watchful eye of a ranger, or simply read a book in the comfort of a bush chair, the superbly trained staff will accommodate any request. Pre-breakfast or mid morning game drives or bush-walks with our FGASA qualified rangers and trackers for the adventurous, high teas of mouthwatering surprises, evening game drives with sundowners, and cosy, boma dinners all contribute to the magic of Shibula.
Shibula Lodge Children Policy
Children 12 years and older pay full adult rate
Children under 12 years sharing with adults pay 50%
Check In Time: 01:00:00 PM
Check Out Time: 11:00:00 AM