Shammah Lodge

Shammah Lodge

Shammah Lodge

From ZAR 10500 self catering

Shammah Lodge is a stunning holiday home nestled within the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, near the town of Bela-Bela. This agricultural region is well-known for its geothermic hot springs and features a variety of natural attractions and excellent sporting opportunities.

Mabalingwe is a Big 5 reserve and is nested within the beautiful Waterberg mountains.




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This elegant lodge accommodates up to 15 guests in 5 bedrooms and features modern decor and amenities.

  • The first bedroom contains a king-size bed while the second bedroom has a queen-size bed.

  • There are 2 bedrooms with access to a loft, and these are furnished with a king-size bed in the room and twin single beds in the loft.

  • The fifth bedroom, located in another loft area, contains 3 single beds. 4 of the bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom while the fifth bathroom is separate.


  • Bathroom amenities
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Air conditioning
  • Colour Television
  • Maid service
  • DSTV/ Satellite television
  • Desk
  • Plunge pool
  • Fireplace
  • Full Kitchen
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sitting area

The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering while the open-plan living area offers comfortable seating and a TV, and it opens onto a wooden deck with an outdoor dining area, boma and swimming pool with views of the reserve below. There is also a pizza oven available.


  • Open plan kitchen, lounge and dining room
  • Large windows and sliding doors looking over a beautiful dam
  • Timeless kitchen, made from recycled Oregon pine, brings exquisite character to the lodge
  • An indoor braai with an outdoor experience & outdoor bench and boma for the late-night fires
  • Splash pool and teak deck of the highest quality
  • Lockable double garage
  • Open air game viewing vehicle to take on your own game drives
  • Luxury leather couches and solid wood dining table, pool table and dart board
  • Fully furnished, including TV in the main building and in both bedrooms with DStv, Ice machine, washing machine, fridge, tumble dryer and dishwasher
  • All cutlery, crockery and linen included

The quite tranquility of the bush, animals roaming around freely and the beautiful sounds of the rich bird life is more than enough reason to break away from all the hustle of city life to come and stay in one of our luxurious bush lodges.

The surrounding bushveld terrain varies between natural hillsides and open plains, with mountain views and perennial streams. The Game reserve is home to the Big 5 with the lions encamped making the reserve safe and perfect for activities and game drives.

In addition to the private lodges amenities, the reserve offers:

  • Mountain bike trails
  • Tennis courts
  • Hiking
  • Game viewing
  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Spa
  • Miniature golf
  • Bush pub
  • Conferencing 
  • A comprehensive food and beverage offering in the reception bar

The surrounding area is rich in game farms, hunting farms and golf courses. Within 30 minutes is Zebula golf course, Elements golf course, and Euphoria golf course. For children entertainment, there is the Aventura water park in Bela Bela as well as Walking with the Elephants in Zebula or feeding the lions at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve.

The surrounding area is rich in game farms, hunting farms and golf courses. Within 30 minutes is Zebula golf course, Elements golf course, and Euphoria golf course. 

Rich in abundant bird and animal life, including Africa’s “Big 5”. It is here where nature has united to create the perfect paradise on earth. Spread over more than 12,500 ha and malaria free, unspoilt bushveld, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve nestles in the shadow of the majestic Waterberg Mountains.

In our tradition of ‘something for everyone’ there are a number of recreational activities to be found. After a memorable day of activities, relax with a superb meal in the restaurant, and then sipping cocktails against the backdrop of the setting sun, listening to nocturnal calls of the wild.


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