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.

Paternal instinct at Pondoro

Paternal instinct in birds

Paternal instinct in birds: A recent video taken by tracker Eric of a male double-banded sandgrouse collecting and protecting his chicks. We saw a male and female double-banded sandgrouse sitting close to the road during an early morning safari drive. I then stopped the vehicle to give some more information about the birds and explain […]

Safari sightings at Pondoro
18 August 2016

Safari sightings 7-12 August ’16

Safari sightings for the week 7 – 12 August 2016 Sunday 7 August 2016 A lion pride (Kudyela’s pride) at Danroc. 6 Hyenas at Gavin’s rd. 2 White rhinos. A herd of 200 buffaloes at Nongo Noko rd. A herd of 300 buffaloes at Andre se pad. Monday 8 August 2016 4 Male lions (Mohlabetsi […]