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SAFARI SIGHTINGS 8 – 14 March ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 8 to 14 March 2020   Sunday 8 March 2020   4 Lions (Singwe Pride) sleeping near Deliveries Road 19 Lions (Kudyela Pride) sleeping near Rome 4 Waterhole 10+ Elephants drinking from Kudu Dam 70+ Elephants feeding near Venture Camp Road 5 White Rhino feeding near Dead […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 1 – 7 March ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 1 to 7 March 2020   Sunday 1 March 2020   19 Lions (Kudyela Pride) aswell as 1 male from the Machaton Coalition moving North from Thlamba Bejan Dam 1 Lioness (Kudyela Pride) with 2 small cubs sleeping in the drainage line North of Billy’s Lodge 2 […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 23 – 29 FEBRUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 23 to 29 February ’20   Sunday 23 February 2020   1 Female Leopard (Nkanyi) sleeping near Waterbok Weg 7 Lions (Kudyela Pride) sleeping near Singwe Boma 20+ Elephants feeding around Mangwa Road 3 ELephang Bulls feeding near Chavaluthu Road   Monday 24 February 2020   2 […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 9 – 15 FEBRUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 9 to 15 February ’20   Sunday 9 February 2020   1 Female Leopard sleeping on a rock near Siyabona Main 20+ Elephants drinking from Xigamba Dam 1 White Rhino male feeding near Rhulani’s Road 60+ Buffalo feeding near Juke’s Clearing 2 Young Leopard resting near Monica’s […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 2 – 8 FEBRUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 2 to 8 February ’20   Sunday 2 February 2020   1 Lioness (Kudyela Pride) with 2 cubs static near Singwe Boma   Tuesday 4 February 2020   1 Male Leopard (Matimba) heading North from Groeneboom 18 Lions (Kudyela Pride) sleeping on Nonwane Cutline 2 Elephant Bulls […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 26 JANUARY – 1 FEBRUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 26 January to 1 February ’20   Sunday 26 January 2020   1 Female Leopard (Nkanyi) sleeping near Nyari Dam 1 Male White Rhino feeding near Impala Dam 20+ Elephants Feeding near Main Road 1 Male White Rhino feeding near Andries Link   Monday 27 January 2020 […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 19-25 JANUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 19 to 25 January 2020   Sunday 19 Januray 2020   1 Lioness with 5 cubs sleeping near 1,7 Road 60+ Buffalo heading East from Lala Road 1 Female Leopard heading East from Hamilton South 2 Male Lions sleeping near Jessie’s Road 1 Lioness with 9 cubs […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 12-18 JANUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 12 to 18 January 2020   Sunday 12 January 2020   1 Female Leopard heading West from Xikulu Dam 1 Elephant Bull feeding near Rhino Rock 3 adult Wild Dogs with 4 pups sleeping near Mhisi Road 1 Female Black Rhino with her calf heading South from […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 5-11 JANUARY ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 5 to 11 January 2020   Sunday 5 January 2020   22 Lions (Kudyela pride) sleeping on Nonwane Access 8 Wild Dogs fighting with 2 Spotted Hyena near Ngwenya Dam 2 Male Lions feeding on a Giraffe on 5 Elephant Dam Road 1 White Rhino drinking from […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 29 DEC ’19 – 4 Jan ’20

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 29 December ’19 to 4 January ’20   Sunday 29 December 2019   1 Female Leopard sleeping North of Boetebessie Dam 1 Female Leopars heading North from Olifants Main 5 Lionesses with 12 cubs (Kudyela Pride) sleeping near Nsuna Road 40+ Elephants feeding around Nsuna Road 20+ […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 22-28 DECEMBER ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 22 to 28 December ’19   Sunday 22 December 2019   40+ Elephants heading North from Impalabos East/Mohlabetsi Cutline 2 Black Rhino feeding near Top Road 20+ Elephants with 3 White Rhino feeding near Hongonyi Road 60+ Buffalo feeding near Kambaku Road   Monday 23 December 2019 […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 15-21 DECEMBER ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 15 to 21 December ’19   Sunday 15 Decemner 2019   2 Male Elephants feeding around Rhulani’s Road 1 Unknown female Leopard heading North from Ngala Dam 20+ Elephants feeding around Koppie Road   Monday 16 December 2019   3 White Rhino feeding near Hearnes/Mohlabetsi Cutline 30+ […]


Nkanyi playing with her food

The incredible moment Nkanyi caught a baby impala, and played with it. The morning drive started off not too different from many we’ve had before. We set out from the lodge with a mission and a plan. Not long after departure we got the call that Nkanyi was located on the property just south of […]


Pondoro is a Global Winner

The month of October is always a highlight on our calendar as it is known in the industry as award season. This is the time year when hotels and other travel experts get recognised for their contribution to the hospitality industry. Pondoro was nominated to compete in the Haute Grandeur Hotel Awards and the World Luxury […]