Welcome to Pondoro Safari Lodge

Step out of the city and into the majesty of the South African bushveld at the award winning Pondoro Safari Game Lodge. At Pondoro guests can expect an intimate and luxurious safari adventure like no other, a truly bespoke experience.

Big tusker at Pondoro

Big tusker on safari

A recent video of the big tusker called Ezulwini taken during a safari drive at Pondoro Game Lodge. He is a gentle giant that frequents the western parts of Balule Nature Reserve and is seen regularly during drives. I first saw and photographed him at Ngala dam not far from Pondoro camp in 2009. His […]

Safari sightings at Pondoro Game Lodge
16 October 2016

Safari sightings 9 – 15 Oct ’16

Weekly Big 5 safari sightings for the week 9 until 15 October 2016 Sunday 9 October 2016 1 Black rhino bull. 2 White rhino bulls. A herd of 300 buffaloes at Braai rd. A herd of 7 elephants drinking at Ngala dam. 2 Male leions and a lioness (mating) at Xinzele rd. Monday 10 October 2016 […]