Abendruhe Lodge

Abendruhe Lodge

Abendruhe Lodge

From ZAR 1765 per unit per night

Nestled within the bushveld of the Dinokeng Big 5 Game Reserve you will find the 4 Star graded Abendruhe Lodge with 4 superb air conditioned self-catering Log Cabins!

Whether on business or for leisure in the Reserve, Abendruhe will offer you the comfort of home within the bush. Enjoy a full bush experience with spectacular views, passing game and the perfect place to sip on a sun downer.

Experience the all of the wildlife Dinokeng Game reserve has to offer including lion, rhino, elephants, and cheetah.




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  • Each cabin overlooks the surrounding bushveld and Abendruhe’s own waterhole
  • Each Cabin has a private Boma should you wish to make a small fire

Cabin One

Cabin 1 has a beautiful extended patio. Inside the Cabin is 1 King-size bed and I double bed sleeper couch. It comes with air conditioner, fully equipped kitchen and en-suite bathroom with shower only. Own private Boma. Closest to waterhole.

Cabin Two

Airconditioned. 1x King-size bed and one double bed sleeper couch with en-suite bathroom with shower only. Fully equipped kitchen with fridge, 4 Plate Gas stove, Water cooler, Microwave, tea & coffee making area and a toaster. Patio with braai facilities

Cabin Three

Cabin 3 has 1x King size bed and one double bed sleeper couch with en-suite bathroom. Room has its own patio with braai facilities. Fully equipped kitchen with a fridge, TV, Microwave, water cooler an a toaster. Air-conditioned. Own private Boma

Loft Cabin With Amazing View

Downstairs there is 1x King bed, bathroom with a bath, separate shower & basin. Upstairs there is 1x King bed and 2x Single beds. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, fridge, TV and DStv. Patio with braai facilities. Own private Boma. Air-conditioned.

Self Catering

All of our cozy cabins are fully equipped for self catering. Enjoy a bushveld braai right on your stoep!

General facilities:

  • Bar / Lounge
  • Secured parking
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor Pool
  • BBQ / Picnic area
  • WIFI

Activities In The Area:

Dinokeng Game Reserve has a 125km self-drive route. On this route you can try and spot the Big 5 and the 360 bird species.

  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Restaurants, from fine dining to Pizza
  • Micro light flights over the reserve
  • Craft Brewery and Cidery inside the Reserve
  • Cullinan – 55 km away
  • Mystic Monkeys and Feathers Zoo -33km away
  • Close proximity to Rust de Winter(34km) and Roodeplaat Dam(47km)
  • Bush Walks

Guided Game Drives

  • Adults: R300.00 (minimum 4) R400 (minimum 2)
  • Children (2-12): R150.00
  • Game drives are 3 hours and include a drink and some snacks (Freshly baked muffins on morning drive )
  • Morning Drive : 06h00 Sunset Drive : 15h30 (From October – May)16h00 (Rest of the year)
  • Also willing to do time that suits you if 4 persons or more

Situated within the boundaries of a large metropolis the Dinokeng Game Reserve has the potential to become a model for future conservation where people and wild animals live in harmony. The Reserve is malaria Free. 

Situated just 46km (34 minute drive) from Pretoria and 87 km (60 minute drive) from the OR Tambo International Airport, Abendruhe Lodge in Dinokeng Game Reserve is a place where one can gather your thoughts and forget the hustle and bustle of city life.

The Dinokeng Game Reserve is over 20000ha. The Big 5 also find their home here – Lion, Leopard, Black and White Rhino, Buffalo, more than 360 bird species and myriad other animals and plants.

Not included in the prices shown is the following.

Conservation Fees:

  • Adult - R80 per person
  • Children (2-12) - R50 per child

Self-Drive Route Tarrifs:

  • 1 Day Permit - R250/vehicle
  • 2 Day Permit - R380/vehicle
  • 3 Day Permit - R450/vehicle

If you do not make use of the self-drive route there will be an additional charge of R50 per vehicle.

During the week pensioners pay half price for the self drive permit.


Abendruhe Lodge Facilities Air Conditioning
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities Bar
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities Birdwatching
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities Pool
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities Self Catering
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities WiFi
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities Lounge
Abendruhe Lodge Facilities BBQ/Braai Area