- Exciting game drives
- Spectacular viewing of the Big 5
- Captivating wildlife photography opportunities
- Birdwatching delights
- Indulge in a delightful high tea experience
- Unforgettable sunset game drives
- Lodge Type: Safari Lodge
- Location: Lalibela Private Game Reserve, South Africa
- Lodge Size; 5 Suites
- Recommended Stay: 3-5 nights
Experience the Magic of Nature at Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge - An Unforgettable Safari Stay Awaits
Welcome to Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge, a remarkable tented camp nestled amidst the breathtaking bushveld and valley, where nature's wonders unfold before your eyes. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of this private sanctuary, boasting luxurious accommodations that are meticulously designed to create an unforgettable experience for romantic safari stays.
Indulge in the captivating views that stretch as far as the eye can see as you relax on your private deck or lounge by the swimming pool. As you unwind, watch for the magnificent elephants that frequently grace the small waterhole between the lodge and the swimming pool, offering you an up-close encounter with these majestic creatures.
For avid bird enthusiasts, Tree Tops Lodge is a haven of avian delights. Delight in the sightings of the striking Knysna Loerie, with its vibrant plumage and melodic calls, adds enchantment to your experience at Tree Tops.
Embrace the allure of Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge, where every moment celebrates the wonders of nature.
Covering an expansive area of approximately 7,500 hectares (equivalent to around 18,500 acres), Lalibela Game Reserve proudly harbours the majestic "Big 5" – lions, elephants, rhinos, buffalos, and leopards. The absence of public roads dissecting the pristine Game Reserve sets Lalibela apart in the Eastern Cape. All wildlife, including the awe-inspiring predators, roam freely throughout the reserve.
Moreover, Lalibela Game Reserve boasts an impressive array of wildlife, including cheetahs, hyenas, hippos, giraffes, zebras, warthogs, and a diverse range of antelope species such as eland, kudus, bushbucks, and wildebeests.
Rooms And Suites
Raised walkways gracefully connect the luxurious safari tents nestled atop thatched platforms at "treetop" level. These elevated vantage points provide breathtaking views of the lush and densely wooded valley, immersing guests in the tranquil beauty of nature.
The five safari suites, adorned with canvas walls and charming thatched roofs, boast expansive window areas that invite the outside in. This unique design creates an intimate connection with the surrounding bush, allowing guests to feel fully immersed in the untamed wilderness. Each elegantly appointed room has air conditioning, ensuring a comfortable and refreshing retreat. Step onto your private veranda, where you can unwind in seclusion, basking in the serene ambience of your natural surroundings.
Cuisine And Wine
At Tree Tops Lodge, guests can indulge in the delights of authentic safari cuisine. The menu showcases a rich tapestry of local specialities, featuring centuries-old recipes and exciting new contemporary African dishes that tantalize the taste buds.
Immerse yourself in the unique dining experience at the outdoor "boma" – a traditional enclosure with a commanding view of a waterhole. As the sun sets, the boma comes alive with the gentle glow of spotlights, creating an enchanting atmosphere for night game viewing.
For those seeking a more refined setting, the lodge also offers a stylish indoor dining area, providing a sophisticated ambience for a memorable meal. And when it comes to brunch, guests can savour the delectable spread al fresco on the main viewing deck, surrounded by breathtaking vistas of the African wilderness.
At Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge, every meal is an opportunity to indulge in the finest flavours while immersing yourself in the natural beauty surrounding you.
Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge, nestled amidst the breathtaking African wilderness, offers a captivating experience for discerning guests. Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambience of this enchanting retreat, where a large lounge and open-air dining deck await, overlooking a picturesque waterhole teeming with wildlife.
Indulge in moments of bliss as you bask in the warm African sun by the inviting swimming pool or unwind in the shade of the elegant pavilion, surrounded by the soothing sounds of nature.
Embark on captivating game drives in an open 4x4 vehicle, expertly guided by a seasoned game ranger and tracker. Prepare to immerse yourself in the mesmerizing sights and sounds of the Eastern Cape wilderness as you encounter a diverse array of magnificent wildlife—Marvel at the gentle giants, like the majestic elephants, as they gracefully roam the plains. Witness the lions' raw power and regal presence as they bask in the golden sun. Catch a glimpse of the elusive rhinos and buffalos, symbols of untamed strength and resilience.
But the wildlife adventure continues beyond there. As the sun sets and darkness blankets the African plains, get ready for thrilling night drives. Embark on a fascinating quest under the vast expanse of the African sky as you search for the hidden wonders of the night. Keep your eyes peeled for the bat-eared fox, known for its distinctive large ears and nocturnal habits. Try to spot the elusive aardvark, a creature of mystery that emerges from its burrow under the cover of darkness. Listen for the haunting calls of the black-backed jackal echoing through the night. And if you're lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of the aardwolf, a fascinating insectivorous mammal, or the ever-curious spring hare, bounding across the moonlit landscape.
Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge offers an immersive and unforgettable safari experience. Its unique blend of luxury accommodations, exquisite cuisine, diverse wildlife, and engaging African safari activities ensures an amazing African adventure for discerning travellers.
Whether you are an avid wildlife enthusiast, bird watcher, or simply a lover of nature seeking tranquillity and serenity, Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge promises a journey filled with awe-inspiring moments.
Come and create unforgettable memories amidst the wild beauty of the Eastern Cape. Your African dream awaits at Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge.
Rates from R7 600.00 per person
- Lalibela Tree Tops Lodge Rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- All meals
- 2 game drives per night stayed
- All premium wines, cigars, champagne etc
- Items of a personal nature
- Additional activities