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Best International Country Hotel

  I am absolutely delighted to announce that Pondoro Game Lodge was awarded as The Best International Country Hotel at a glittering awards ceremony held at the London Hilton on Park Lane on the 22nd of February 2016 during the International Hotel Awards in association with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. The International Hotel Awards are the […]


Death of a legend

It is with a heavy heart that I write of the unfortunate demise of a legend in Balule. A lot of guests visiting Balule and Pondoro over the years would have had the privilege to see the huge elephant bull known as Shoshangaan. He was fitted with a satellite collar a few years ago by […]


Christmas Eve dinner

  Christmas Eve at Pondoro is an important occasion and the staff have been eagerly preparing and practicing for days. A smiling Kgomotso and Mantombi can be seen standing proudly next to the dinner table on our dining terrace waiting for guests to arrive after their safari drive. Kir Royale are ready to be served […]