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Gan Eden Guest Cottage
3.5 out of 5
32 Stoffberg St, Bela-Bela, Limpopo
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5.26 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
weekend out

"a weekend away with family and it was fabulous, nice and quite location."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2018

Gan Eden Guest Cottage
Lejwe La Metsi Game Farm Pty Ltd
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6.31 mi from city centre
Lejwe La Metsi Game Farm Pty Ltd
Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula Lodge
4 out of 5
Farm 534KQ D1000, Mabula District, Bela-Bela, Limpopo
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The price is £56 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
16.08 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (35 reviews)
Perfect Getaway

"Perfect weekend away! Very peaceful lodge overlooking nature from your room. Great service and food served at the restaurants. Lots of activities to be booked by the club house. And the spa was incredible. Would definitely recommend to any couples looking for a getaway to relax and view animals from ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula Lodge
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ArendSig Villa
5 out of 5
The price is £314 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
27.43 mi from city centre
ArendSig Villa
Bushtime at Mabula
3.5 out of 5
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25.02 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"ALWAYS WONDERFUL, staff always friendly+helpful!! Beautiful place!!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

Bushtime at Mabula
Exclusive & amazing African experience at Private Game Reserve
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27.56 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Was absolutely amazing

"Awesome host. Everything you can wish for and more. Had a wonderful time relaxing in nature."…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct 2020

Exclusive & amazing African experience at Private Game Reserve
Golden Lantern Guest Lodge
3 out of 5
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The price is £36 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
5.17 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (9 reviews)
Comfortable stay

"Comfortable bed with private braai. The pillows were lumpy, but overall a great stay."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Golden Lantern Guest Lodge
ATKV Klein-Kariba
The price is £30 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
8.25 mi from city centre
ATKV Klein-Kariba
Tholo Private Game Lodge, Mabalingwe
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16.07 mi from city centre
Tholo Private Game Lodge, Mabalingwe
Thandeka Game Lodge & Spa
4.5 out of 5
Rooiberg Road, Bela-Bela, Limpopo
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15.95 mi from city centre
2/5 (1 review)
OROS for breakfast

"This lodge just does not have the WOW factor. Lacks that special feeling,that does not cost any money. Although staff were very friendly, the waiters were absolutely nowhere in terms of other skills - basic waitering and communication skills lacked. Overall, the place lacks refinement and the managers/owners ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2015

Thandeka Game Lodge & Spa
Olifant Itaga
4 out of 5
R516 Thabazimbi Rd, Bela-Bela, Limpopo
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16.08 mi from city centre
Olifant Itaga
Thandile Country Lodge
3.5 out of 5
D180 Alma Road, Bela-Bela, Limpopo
The price is £36 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
11.48 mi from city centre
2.7/5 (3 reviews)
Don't go there

"The pictures to the place were deciving, it was a false advertising the place is old and dirty only the rooms were propper there are no activities and the pool was not up to scratch"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2021

Thandile Country Lodge
Zenzele River Lodge
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24.79 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
NIce stay

"We stayed one night and chose the cheaper room which was next to the kitchen. Other accommodation looked so much better and overlooked the river. However the room was fine for our overnight stay. Food was OK - Nothing to grumble about for the price paid. Would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2017

Zenzele River Lodge
Hippoview Guest House
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4.32 mi from city centre
Hippoview Guest House
Loebies Guest Farm
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17 mi from city centre
3/5 (1 review)
Nice weekend break

"Main activity is on the farm to interact with the wildlife ( in captivity) Forever Resort Warmbaths is 25km away and good place to visit for hot mineral Pools. Shower in the room was very poor. Mixer does not work properly, so water either too hot or too cold. Poor water pressure. No aircon in the ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2017

Loebies Guest Farm
Chakira Lodge
3 out of 5
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3.44 mi from city centre
Chakira Lodge
Phumelelo Lodge
5 out of 5
The price is £110 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
15.91 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
2 nights stay

"Beautiful location, spotlessly clean and excellent value for money."…"

Reviewed on 23 Sep 2020

Phumelelo Lodge
Pitsi Bush Camp
2.5 out of 5
R516 Rooiberg Thabazimbi Road, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, Bela-Bela, Limpopo
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15.99 mi from city centre
Pitsi Bush Camp
Kwafubesi Tented Camp
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26.24 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great lodge and secluded feel

"We love the Mabula game reserve and have stayed in other lodges here before. We wanted to try a tented experience and were not disappointed. It was so lovely for us as a couple, to especially dinner under the stars with only 5 tents around you and a small area for dinner and drinks. You really do ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2018

Kwafubesi Tented Camp
Mabula Game Lodge
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £194 per night from 24 Jan to 25 Jan
26.26 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (37 reviews)

"Safari was great. Resort is beautiful.Staff was very helpful. We will be back for sure."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2020

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Visiting Bela-Bela

Visitors can enjoy all that Bela-Bela has to offer including the spas, zoo and golf courses. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its parks.

  • There are 31 hotels and other accommodation options in Bela-Bela
  • The closest major airport is in Pretoria (PRY-Wonderboom), 48.7 mi (78.4 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Bela-Bela

Attractions like Thaba Kwena Crocodile Farm, Bambelela Wildlife Care and Mystic Monkeys and Feathers Wildlife Park are fun for kids of all ages. Notable city landmarks like Bela-Bela Mosque and Rust De Winter Dam might be worth a visit. The city's natural beauty is on display at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve South Gate, Dinokeng Game Reserve and Wessels Lake.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 31 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Bela-Bela. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula Lodge - With a stay at this 4-star lodge, guests can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa, along with a private pool. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and helpful staff.
  • Elephant Springs Hotel & Cabanas - With a stay at this 2-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant, along with satellite TV.

Dressing for Bela-Bela

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 29°C and the night-time average to be 15°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 26°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • July to September averages 26°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 29°C during the day and 14°C at night
  • About 738.00 millimetres of rain falls on Bela-Bela each year
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 29°C, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 6°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Bela-Bela?
Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula Lodge is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 4-star lodge offers 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. It’s located steps from Mabalingwe Nature Reserve South Gate. Other good options for your trip include Thandeka Game Lodge & Spa and Itaga Luxury Private Game Lodge.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bela-Bela, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Bela-Bela.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Bela-Bela?
Mabula Game Lodge is a top 4-star lodge on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a children’s club. Other choices for your family trip include Klip en Kristal Guest House and Buyskop Lodge. Also, attractions such as Bambelela Wildlife Care and Thaba Kwena Crocodile Farm are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to Bela-Bela?
Lejwe La Metsi Game Farm Pty Ltd is a favourite 5-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and 2 restaurants. Other good options for a romantic stay include ArendSig Villa and Phumelelo Lodge.
What's the best luxury hotel in Bela-Bela?
Lejwe La Metsi Game Farm Pty Ltd is a 5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and 3 outdoor pools, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. ArendSig Villa and Phumelelo Lodge are two other upscale options for your holiday.
What's the best accommodation for a golf trip to Bela-Bela?
Elements Private Golf Reserve is a top 3.5-star holiday home that has a golf course and features in-room kitchens. Another good choice is Makhato 84 Bush Lodge if you’d like to stay near a golf course while in town. You can tee off at Northland Golf Club during your trip.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Bela-Bela?
Mabula Game Lodge is a popular 4-star lodge featuring 2 outdoor swimming pools, a children’s pool and a full-service spa. A couple of other options that offer an on-site pool include Klip en Kristal Guest House and Buyskop Lodge.

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