Mfubu Lodge & Gallery is 30 km from the Phalaborwa gate to the Kruger National Park, which is part of the biggest nature reserve in the world.
Mfubu means hippo in the Bemba language and these magnificent animals are frequent guests at night on the lawn.
Mfubu Lodge offers gourmet cuisine of Scandinavian and central European origin.
Game & bird watching, nature walks, art gallery, library and studio. Swimming pools. Transfer by arrangement. Swedish, Czech, German and English spoken.
Letaba Kruger Rest Camp 53 km
Hoedspruit 57 km
Gravelotte 62 km
Orpen Kruger Gate 76 km
Klaserie 79 km
Tzaneen 118 km
Duiwelskloof 125 km
Ohrigstad 130 km
Pilgrims Rest 133 km
Graskop 138 km
Hazyview 141 km
Sabie 158 km
Ginger Bread House - Ever wished to have time and place to take up drawing? And what about to start painting again? Or do some woodwork? Have ideas and never get to realise them? This is the place to do IT!
Main Camp (nestles under the green canopy of giant indigenous trees in full view of the river. Three thatched timber chalets on stilts are connected by aerial walkway with two bathrooms, lounge with pleasant deck to have sundowner and watch the river on and dining room with open fire. Each chalet accommodates two people in Xtra large „pygmy“ beds under a mosquito net. Two sparkling swimming pools offer a refreshing dip. (Sometimes have to be shared with elephant).
Stone Cottage is the alternative for a more careful bushlover, en suite bathroom and tranquil veranda to watch the river from.
Timber Cottage is secluded from the main camp and offers total privacy. Hidden in the trees on stilts with own bathroom (shower) and inspiring view of the river.
24° 7’ 18.58“ S
31° 1’ 16.51“ E
From Johannesburg - Take N12 (N4 from Pretoria) to Witbank and Belfast. Turn left to Belfast and take R 540 to Dullstrom and Lydenburg. From Lydenburg drive R 36 towards Tzaneen/Hoedspruit. Pass through Ohrigstad and through the Strijdom tunnel in the mountains. After the tunnel (ca 14 km), in the valley turn left towards Phalaborwa and carry on R 36 ca 20 km to a turn off (right) onto R530 towards Phalaborwa. At Mica turn left still following signs to Phalaborwa. Ca 22 km from Mica (halfway to Phalaborwa) turn right on a dirt road, signposted MFUBU LODGE, Grietjie. Follow the signs to MFUBU, ca 9 km. Enter the Mfubu gate and proceed to the end of the road to the covered parking.