Mount Savannah Game Reserve

Mount Savannah Game Reserve

Mount Savannah Game Reserve

From ZAR 920 per person sharing

Your home away from home, Mount Savannah is situated within the Cradle of Humankind. Less than 45 minutes drive from Gauteng, it is the most comfortable way to enjoy the birthplace of humanity, amidst the beautiful Highveld landscapes and variety of birdlife and wildlife.  




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Deluxe Suites 

Each of our deluxe suites sleeps four guests: 2 adults and 2 children under 12. Each unit is quiet and spacious with comfortable king-size beds and a separate sleeper couch. There is also plenty of storage space, satellite television, wide windows and a small fridge to keep your drinks chilled. Each suite features a private deck for you to survey the exquisite countryside. While our deluxe suites do not have a kitchen, guests are more than welcome to make use of the communal kitchen at the main lodge, and our braai facilities at the outdoor boma.

Suite Features:

  • Sleeps 4 (2 children)
  • Bar Fridge
  • DSTV
  • DVD Player
  • Fan
  • Housekeeping
  • Tea and Coffee facilities
  • Safe
  • Non-Smoking
  • All suites have a wooden deck with table and chairs
  • Suites do not have a kitchen but guests enjoy the use of the communal kitchen in the lodge

With 2,000 hectares of game farmland, guests can enjoy spotting Buffalo, Giraffe, Red Hartebeest, Springbok, Zebra and Sable, to name a few. It’s is also the perfect base to explore the rest of the Cradle of Humankind.

Mountain biking:

  • Take in the spectacular scenery on our adventurous mountain biking trails
  • Recommended for riders aged 7 years and older
  • Please bring your own bicycle as these are not provided by Mount Savannah

Game drives:

  • Duration: 2hrs
  • Cost: R310 per person, R195 per child (aged 5 – 12)

 Other activities (at an additional cost):

  • Outdoor Archery
  • E-Bike Experience 
  • Quad Bike Experience 
  • Bush Picnics 
  • Wellness Treatments 

*All activities are required to be booked and paid 72 hours prior to arrival.

After a busy day of game viewing, head back to Mount Savannah to enjoy our top-notch facilities. Get the braai going, kick back, and listen out for the call of wild jackals and nightjars.

Plunge Pool

To cool off during the heat of the day, make your way to the Mount Savannah plunge pool ideally located on our raised timber deck. Open to all guests, it’s the perfect spot to cool off, after a long day exploring the reserve.


When you’re ready to leave the comfort of your suite, laze about on our comfortable couches in the lounge area. Snuggling up next to our cozy fireplace is highly encouraged during winter. Adjacent to the dining area, this is just the place to catch up and connect with your friends and family. Turn on the telly to catch up on the news or keep an eye out on the game.

Communal Kitchen

Breakfast is included at Mount Savannah with a partial dinner of salads and starch provided. As a guest, you are free to braai as much as you want and make use of the fully-equipped communal kitchen. There is ample fridge and storage space, so go ahead and make yourself at home.

Braai Area

At the end of the day, the campfire beckons - don't resist and spend the evening sharing your experiences with your friends and family under the stars. Unwind at Mount Savanah with a cold drink in hand, as the wood crackles away on the fire.


  • Guest lounge with dining room, fireplace and selected DSTV channels
  • Standard fridge for each unit at the main lodge
  • Pool(s)
  • Kids play area
  • Sun deck with pool table
  • Communal braai area and lapa

When it comes to meals, breakfast is served in the main dining area, with more freedom at dinner time to cook up a storm at our boma braai and communal kitchen. Side dishes are provided, so all you need to do is bring your beverages, meat, marshmallows and good company, and you’ll have yourself a grand time.


  • Breakfast is included and served from 09:00–10:00
  • Lunch available from 12:00 (set menu)
  • Dinner will be served from 19:00
  • The lodge will provide a starch and a salad for dinner and the guest will need to provide meat or poultry for a braai
  • The lodge is not licensed, therefore the guest will need to bring their own alcohol and beverages
  • There is a communal dining room and lapa area
  • Guests can make use of the fully-equipped communal kitchen and there are individual unit- specific fridges to store food
  • The lodge will assist with all braai requirements

Check-in and check-out times: 

  • Check-in from 14:00
  • Check-out before 10:00
  • Late check-outs will be subject to a R500 an hour (or part thereof) surcharge

Please note:

  • No pets allowed
  • No smoking policy applies
  • Swimming towels are not provided
  • Wi-Fi available in all units
  • There is no shop or bar on-site, so it is advisable to do your shopping before your arrival
  • Please be sure to inform the lodge of late arrivals (after 17:00) in order to arrange access to the reserve


Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities Air Conditioning
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities Pool
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities Self Catering
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities WiFi
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities Lounge
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities Pool Table
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities Dining Area
Mount Savannah Game Reserve Facilities BBQ/Braai Area