Welcome to Ngala Lodge

Welcome to Ngala Lodge, your ultimate destination for a luxurious and unforgettable Big Five game lodge experience situated within the Malaria Free Dinokeng Game Reserve. Our lodge is conveniently located just a short drive outside of Pretoria and Johannesburg, making it the perfect escape for those seeking a quick break from the hustle and bustle of city life.

At Ngala Lodge, we offer luxurious accommodation options that cater to couples, families, functions, conferences, and groups of friends and family. Our lodge offers three luxurious one-bedroom units and one family unit, with a maximum capacity of 10 guests. Each unit is elegantly designed and furnished, providing the perfect blend of comfort and luxury.

Our Big Five game drives are led by our experienced game ranger, Lovemore, who will take you on an adventure of a lifetime through the reserve’s diverse landscapes. You’ll have the chance to see elephants, rhinos, lions, leopards, buffaloes, and other wildlife in their natural habitat, all while enjoying the comfort and safety of our specially designed vehicle.

Our room


Luxurious Single-bedroom

  • 60 m2
  • 2 people
Ngala Lodge's inviting pool surrounded by lush greenery, offering a tranquil oasis for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Full Lodge

  • 0 m2
  • 10 people

Double-Bedroom Unit

  • 80 m2
  • 4 people

Some Words

  • star rating  We had the most special time! The place and setting are both exquisite and the service of the staff is really homely. The attention to detail makes all the difference.... read more

    Deon B
    April 16, 2023

    star rating  The gem of Dinokeng - A wonderful experience in every respect. Rooms are exquisite, food exceptional and the staff extremely friendly. It felt as if we were family. The setting and layout of the lodge... read more

    Anton R
    March 1, 2023

    star rating  Luxurious Lodge - What a beautiful , exclusive and luxurious lodge set in a perfect location in the Dinokeng Game Reserve.

    The rooms are exquisite , comfortable and beautifully decorated. ... read more

    December 15, 2022
  • star rating  EXCELLENT LODGE - This was the most wonderful stay we ever had. The rooms are beautiful. The people was great and the service excellent. Will definitely recement this place. The food... read more

    December 9, 2022

    star rating  Amazing stay - incredible memories! - We spent a couple of nights here as a group of four adults; we received a really warm welcome from the outset and were delighted with our choice of accommodation.... read more

    December 1, 2022

    star rating  ‘Maldives of the bush’ What a gem of a property! - We spent our anniversary weekend here and from our arrival the lodge and the hospitality exceeded our wildest expectations. It was the perfect choice for a romantic getaway.
    ... read more

    November 15, 2022
  • star rating  This lodge is amazing. We had the best time, lovely facilities and the staff are just fantastic. We went with friends and had our kids with us, the pool... read more

    October 31, 2022

    star rating  Fantastic Lodge in Pride of Africa in Dinokeng Game Reserve - We had a one night stopover at Ngala Lodge, a gem of a place.
    The staff were superb, the meals we had were excellent made by chef Timothy, the setting... read more

    October 20, 2022

    star rating  very nice lodge in Dinokeng Game Reserve - A very nice small lodge in the Dinokeng Game Reserve. The staff is very friendly and helpfull. Our large room had everyting we expected. With a view on the small... read more

    September 19, 2022
  • star rating  NGALA LODGE - SOME ADVICE - A nice suggestion would be a bottle of still, filtered or mineral water next to each bed in the evenings. We frequently ran out of water in the lodge and... read more

    July 25, 2022

    star rating  Weekend away. - Great service, fantastic rooms and amazing beds/bedding. Staff were fantastic, so friendly and very hospitable. Food was very nice and they accomodated all our culinary needs. It was an unexpected... read more

    July 11, 2022

    star rating  Workshop at Ngala - We recently had a workshop with a client at Ngala and I absolutely loved it. The informal environment provided for our workshop really assisted with setting the tone for our... read more

    June 30, 2022