Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award Dinokeng North 2015


Isilwane Bush Camp, a lodge in Gauteng, is situated in Pride of Africa, which is part of the Dinokeng Big 5 Game Reserve. The Dinokeng Game Reserve is the only Big 5 game reserve in Gauteng. To have a big 5 reserve is Gauteng, is a dream come true for both government, investors, land owners and the local community. Situated on the privately owned Pride of Africa Game Reserve with a variety of game including Eland, Giraffe, Blue Wildebeest, Zebra, Tsessebe, Red Hartebeest, Brown Hyena, Impala, Jackal, Kudu, Steenbuck, Waterbuck, Warthog. Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Leopard and Rhino can also be seen on the Reserve. There is also a variety of birdlife, including fish eagle. Traversing rights on 5500Ha, 45 minutes from Pretoria in a malaria free area.

Isilwane Bush Camp is a Gauteng Big 5 lodge for self catering guests who are looking for a private getaway, close to Pretoria and Johannesburg.

Sleeps 16 people. If the camp is booked in its entirety, you are guaranteed exclusivity and privacy. Communal area, with lapa, fire pit, braai facilities, fully equipped kitchen, including fridge, freezer, stove, dishwasher, microwave oven, two toilets, shower and pool area. Also includes 12 seater dining table under a lovely lapa, overlooking the bush. Main lapa area also has a family room, sleeping 4 people. A toilet is available for the family room, but shower and bath facilities of one of the chalets must be used for a group booking.

Accommodation - Chalet 1 - bedroom 1 (king size bed), bedroom 2 (two single beds), small kitchenette, toilet, shower/bathroom.

Accommodation - Chalet 2 - two bedrooms, each with 2 single beds and on suite shower/bathroom and toilet.

Accommodation - Chalet 3 - two bedrooms, each with 2 single beds and on suite shower/bathroom and toilet.

Accommodation - Family room - Main lapa dining room converted to a family sleeping room, with 4 quarter beds. Main lapa toilet can be used, and the room has an on-suite shower.

Chalets are serviced daily during the week, no service over weekends.

Additional information:

•Linen, bathroom towels and swimming towels are provided.
•Self drive is not allowed, and Isilwane do not offer game grives, but game drives can be booked with Mongena Game Lodge, at +27 12 711 8920.
•Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Buffalo and Cheetah are regularly seen on Isilwane Game Drives
•Breakfast, lunch, dinner can be booked at Mongena, approximately 4km from Isilwane.
•Sunset or day cruises on 20Ha dam approximately 3km from Isilwane can be booked at Mongena.
•No smoking in buildings.

E-mail : karoliennell@gmail.com

Photo taken on an Isilwane Game Drive

Aerial view of Isilwane BushCamp

Map of Isilwane Bush Camp