3 Day Lakeside Lodge Safari

Quick Overview

This trip is perfect for someone with a limited amount of time in South Africa or as an add-on to a South African Holiday. This mountain lodge is situated 3 hours away from Johannesburg airport in a malaria-free area. The lodge is nested at the top of the Waterberg Mountain Biosphere, with all its rooms overlooking the lake. You will have the opportunity to spot some wonderful wildlife including the “Big 5”! This trip will include transfers, accommodations, game drives and all meals.



Day 1 Johannesburg to Enatbei Game Reserve

Your tour begins by being picked up by our driver/guide from your hotel or at the airport. You will drive to Entabeni Game Reserve with one stop along the way.

Upon arrival at the lodge you will be assisted with your luggage and check-in and receive a welcoming drink or coffee. After you have settled into your room you will enjoy lunch and an afternoon game drive.

Later in the evening you will return to the lodge to enjoy dinner with the backdrop of the beautiful landscapes and African sunset. After dinner you will settle in for the night.


– Transfer

– Lunch and Dinner

– Afternoon Game Drive

– Accommodation at Lakeside Lodge


Day 2 Full Day in Entabeni Game Reserve

You will wake this morning to the amazing sounds of the African bush. Your game ranger will come knock on your door to let you know to get ready for your early morning sunrise game drive. Later in the morning, you will return to the lodge where breakfast will be served.

After breakfast, you have a good portion of the day within the reserve to do whatever you want or choose any of the following activities. 

– Playing golf

– Nature walks

– Spa Treatments

– Hot Air Ballooning 

– Horseback Safaris

– Star Gazing

Lunch will be served in the afternoon and then you will prepare for an afternoon Game Drive that will last through the day into the evening hours.

After sunset you will return to the lodge for dinner, some time to relax and then turn in for the night.


– Morning and Afternoon Game Drive

– Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

– Accommodation at Lakeside Lodge


Day 3 Departure to Johannesburg

Before sunrise you will take off for your last game drive in the reserve. After this exciting drive you will return to the lodge where breakfast will be served.

You will check-out and meet your driver/guide in the lobby for your journey back to your hotel or airport; with one pitstop along the way.


– Morning Game Drive

– Breakfast

– Transfer


Please Note:

This Tour can be fully customised to suit your needs and budget.

Pre and Post Safari accommodation can be arranged upon request.