White Elephant Safari Lodge is an incredible safari destination in the pristine Pongola Game Reserve, KwaZulu Natal. Set at the foot of the majestic Lebombo Mountains and the shimmering waters of Lake Jozini, White Elephant Safari Lodge is the ideal location for travelers seeking a unique African experience.
Eight luxurious safari Tents boast twin beds that can be converted into a double, an en-suite bathroom with a romantic ball and claw bath and outdoor shower, tea & coffee making facilities, overhead ceiling fans, mosquito netting, bar, swimming pool, and a private verandah with deck chairs and sweeping views of the bushveld.
The lodge facilities include an indoor and outdoor lounge area, outside dining area, indoor dining area with wood fireplace, deck with fireplace, and a swimming pool.
Pongola Game Reserve, the first proclaimed game reserve in Africa, is home to four of the ‘Big Five’ species. Wildlife includes buffalo, elephant, rhino, leopard, hyena, giraffe, wildebeest, zebra, warthog, 12 different antelope species, over 350 bird species and an interesting array of smaller mammal and insect life.
The privately owned 30 000 hectare reserve offers beautiful views, glorious sunsets, therapeutic silence, twice daily open-vehicle game drives, guided walks, boat cruises, canoeing, tiger fishing, rhino walks, a unique ‘elephanting’ experience, scenic flights, research projects, and behind-the-scenes conservation operations, ensure a rich varied experience.
White Elephant Safari Lodge is ideal for solo explorers, couples
Privately-owned and fully independent, our core aim is to ensure the smoothest safari experience possible with 24/7 support.
Tailor-made, full service itineraries including flights, transfers, car hires and any extras at no extra cost to you.
Enjoy complete financial protection. We are fully accredited and bonded, any money paid to us receives a third-party guarantee.
If you find a better rate, we will match it. Our relationships with Africa’s top operators means you get the best rates.