Ngwenya Lodge

Ngwenya Lodge


Nature Retreat


Family Holiday


Bush and Wildlife Getaways

Bush & Wildlife

Experience Seekers


Enjoy all the perks of the Kruger National Park, from your comfortable, air-conditioned chalet at Ngwenya Lodge. The Lodge is ideally situated on the banks of the Crocodile River, overlooking the Southern boundary of the Kruger National Park. Some regular animal sightings include hippos, crocodiles, elephants and rhino. Some rarer sightings include wildebeest, lions and leopard, and then of course you have the opportunity to spot over 300 different bird species.

Besides the wonderful wildlife opportunities, Ngwenya also offers an on-site beauty Spa, a Restaurant with decks overlooking the Olifants River, a games room for kids, peak season entertainment, a tennis court and loads more. Ngwenya Lodge has been awarded the RCI Top Gold Resort award and offers the best of the best, with comfy accommodation, great views, and activities that truly cater for all.

Ngwenya Lodge placed second in the Top Large Gold Crown Resort category at the 2019 RCI OSCAS Award Ceremony. This great achievement represents the hard work and dedication of both our on-site and off-site management and teams.

Chalet Types
Studio sleeps 2
1 bedroom sleeps 4 (with sleeper couch)
2 bedroom sleeps 4
2 bedroom sleeps 6 (some units with 2 single beds in loft areas and some have a sleeper couch)
3 bedroom sleeps 8 (with sleeper couch)
4 bedroom sleeps 10 (with sleeper couch)
Please note: sleeper couches are only suitable for children under 12

*IF you require any special assistance in terms of access, please contact the resort directly*

Additional Information
Things you might want to bring:
- Passports (Mozambique and Swaziland close by)
- Double adaptors for personal appliances
- Binoculars
- Bird and animal guides

Chalet Facilities

  • Braai Facility (Charcoal Only)
  • Cleaning service (Mon-Sat.
    Sunday service available at
    nominal charge)
  • DSTV (Hotel Bouquet)
  • Microwave, Stove and Fridge
  • Safe
  • Parking
Onsite Facilities
  • Beauty salon
  • Bar
  • Bird watching
  • Game viewing
  • Mini golf
  • Trampolines
  • Jungle gym
  • Beauty salon
  • Curio shop
  • Games room
  • Pool Tables
  • Table tennis
  • Foosball table
  • Playstation
  • Board games for hire
  • Xbox Kinect
  • Wi-Fi is available at the Le Fera Restaurant at an additional charge
  • Swimming towels for hire
  • Laundrettes and laundry
  • Fishing (catch and release
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pools
  • Tennis
  • ATM
  • Babysitting
  • Kiddies room
  • Movies
  • Building blocks
  • Chalk board
  • Coloring books
  • Convenience Shop
  • Le Fera Restaurant
Nearby Attractions & Activities
  • Tiger Fishing 13km
  • Golf 15km
  • Kruger National Park 9km
  • Kruger International Airport 95km
  • Medical facilities 13km (Private Doctor)
  • Supermarket 13km
  • Hospital 95km
  • Mozambique 25km
  • Swaziland 80km

  • Kruger National Park
  • Crocodile Bridge Gate entrance 9km
  • Malelane Gate entrance 45km

Important Information

Check In/Out
16:00 / 10:00

A refundable key / breakage / appliance deposit is required at check-in.
Extra Towel and Linen Changes.
Hire Of Games Room Equipment.
Sunday Cleaning Service.
(Enquire at Reception)
Swimming Towels for Hire.
Tennis Court Bookings.
Wi-Fi is Available at the Le Fera Restaurant at an Additional Charge.

Please Note
Ngwenya is located in a high-risk malaria area. Please take the necessary precautions and be sure to bring along mosquito repellent.

Farm Whiskey
Tenbosch Road

From Johannesburg International Airport:
Golden Rule - stay on the N4.
Take the R21 in the direction of Boksburg/East Rand, and then take the N12 towards Witbank. This road become the N4 (please note this is a toll road) to Nelspruit. Pass Middelburg, Belfast and Waterval Boven. Go straight through Nelspruit on the N4 and follow the Komatipoort signs. After Nelspruit, you will pass the following towns - Kaapmuiden, Malelane, and Hectorspruit. Turn left 16 km after Hectorspruit at the Tenbosch sign. After about 7km turn right (follow Ngwenya Board). After about 3km turn left (follow Ngwenya Board). Travelling time is approximately 5 hours from Johannesburg.

From Durban
With passport: Drive along the North Coast, you will cross the border to S.A. at Mananga/Border gate (closes at 18h00). Proceed to Komatipoort and drive through the town in the direction of Crocodile Bridge. 7km's out of town you turn left at the Marloth Park sign. 6km's further, turn right at Ngwenya Lodge. Without a passport: Drive around Swaziland via Pongola, Piet Retief, Badplaas and Barberton. You will join the N4 at Kaapmuiden and then follow N4 in direction of Komatipoort (see above directions from Malelane).

GPS Coordinates
25° 22.710' S
31° 51.498' E


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