Bela-Bela, Limpopo, South Africa
Agent: Cliff Jacobs - Managing Principal Estate Agent
Agent Cellphone: 0844131071
Agent Office Number: 0617166951
Agent Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Type: Game Lodge
The landscape is made up of a combination of hills, ravines and grasslands with mixed vegetation and the buildings have been developed on a South-facing hill with views over the Reserve with abundant bird and Wildlife. The road to the farm is marked as a “scenic route” by Limpopo Roads Authority and includes a gravel section of 15 kilometres to the farm's gate. The property falls in a malaria-free area.
The Land comprises 698 Hectares of pristine Waterberg farm land. The lodge is built on a sub-divided 45 Hectare plot. Approximately 2 kilometres from the lodge, an eco-estate has been approved with 28 eco-stands (of approximately 1 Ha each) currently unserviced and unspoilt landscape.
Full title deeds registered in respect of each stand.
The main lodge:
The Lodge was designed by Afroplan architects and developed between 2000 and 2006. The buildings offer generous room measurements, ultra high cape reed ceilings and finishes in natural and timeless materials such as stone (collected from the farm), timber frames, solid terra cotta tiles, earthy tone plasterwork and Zimbabwean teak decking. The property was graded as a 5 star establishment by SATGC in 2007 and was operated commercially until 2011. Since then, it has been operated as an exclusive conference venue only.
The lodge is situated on a full-title 45 Hectare plot surrounded by pristine bushveld private game farmland with abundant free roaming game. Access is provided by a servitude road measuring 3.5km from the main (gravel) road which has been marked as a provincial scenic road.
The 45Ha plot is unfenced and falls within a 700Ha farm fully fenced. The lodge could either be bought on the 45Ha plot OR on the farm as a whole.
Traversing rights on 1200 Ha, subject to terms and conditions, available to the new owner.
Architect designed luxury main lodge with separate air-conditioned chalets, all under high volume thatch roof, conference / play room, gym / sauna and spa bath (1200 sqm). The lodge and chalets offer accommodation for up to 20 people in 10 suites – 8 of which also have outdoor showers.
The main lodge houses a kitchen with a walk-in fridge and gas grillers, bar, 3 lounges, billiard room, wine cellar and large dining room opening up on a covered Zimbabwean teak deck offering uninterrupted, unspoilt views. There are 4 fireplaces in the main lodge / conference / play room.
Finishes include plaster, natural rocks, timber frames, solid terracotta floor tiles and solid Zimbabwean teak outdoor decking.
Further up the hill, a self-catering “camp” offers a private kitchen, boma and outdoor showers. This camp can sleep up to 8 people in 3 bedrooms. (145 sqm)
Staff housing, storerooms and utility buildings (approximately 300 sqm)
The property includes:
Moveable assets included in the sale: