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. We strive to provide the perfect balance for those looking for a vacation getaway that is both romantic and exclusive, while offering guests a wide range of activities with our expertly detailed African safari packages.


Pondoro lion

Lions break a tree to steal leopard’s food

Pondoro guide Marius and tracker Eric’s guests were recently treated to a very unusual sighting. They were following two male lions of the Machaton coalition as they were patrolling their territory, when the wind made a sudden shift of direction and the lions immediately changed course and started speeding up. Marius quickly realised that they […]

safari sightings
3 July 2019


Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 23-29 June ’19 Sunday 23 June 2019 60+ Buffaloes grazing at main road 20+ Elephants feeding at grune boom 2 Wild dogs heading west at siyabona main 3 Spotted hyenas at the den site 1 Male leopard resting at rhulans road 1 Male leopard north of xikulu […]