Welcome to Pondoro Safari Lodge

Set on the cool banks of the Olifants River on the 50 000ha Balule Private Nature Reserve inside the greater Kruger National Park, the award winning Pondoro Game Lodge offers its visitors comfort, sophistication, elegance and a canvas on which to create an unforgettable African Safari.

Lion fight at Pondoro Game Lodge

Lion fight at a kill

A recent video of a lion fight at a buffalo kill during a safari at Pondoro Game Lodge. The frequency and severity of the fighting around the carcass increased, as always, as the meat disappeared into their ever expanding bellies and only scraps remain. Small kills like warthogs and impala usually produce a lot of […]

Safari sightings at Pondoro
18 September 2016

Safari sightings 4-10 September ’16

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 4 until 10 September 2016 Sunday 4 September 2016 4 African wild dogs at Ximangwana rd. A herd of 200 buffaloes at Mangwa clearing. 5 Elephant bulls at Nsuna rd. 3 Young male lions (Mohlabetsi males) at buffalo kill close to Marula Boma. 2 White rhino bulls. […]