|Olievenfontein Game Reserve is a stunning self-catering reserve set in the breathtaking malaria-free Waterberg mountains.|
Lying at 1.500 meters above sea level, it offers spectacular views over the Waterberg, great game viewing and a fantastic climate.
Olievenfontein Game Reserve offers absolute peace and tranquillity to unwind, relax and enjoy the beauty of Africa.
Attractions / Things to do
Book a drive in our 12-seater Game Viewer. Sunrise and sunset drives offer spectacular views over the Waterberg mountains.
Cost: R100 per person
Minimum vehicle charge R250
A spectacular way to experience African wildlife at close quarters.
Cost: R200 per person
Guided Bush Walks:
Olievenfontein Game Reserve is safe to walk through. You are free to walk on your own, or a guided bush walk can be arranged for R50 per person.
|Services / Facilities|
|All self-catering cottages and the main lodge are equipped with the following:|
- Towels (bathroom and swimming)
- Hair Dryer
- Drinking Water - the water is crystal clear and safely drinkable as it comes from a spring beneath the farm.
Laundry is available. Please ask our staff.
There is a TV in the main lodge, and a DVD player is available.
Recommended Items to bring:
- Mosquito repellent (the area is malaria-free)
- Sun blockout
- Shampoo & Conditioner
- Food and drinks
- Walking shoes
- A hat
- A light pullover for evening (Bring a warm jacket if you plan a night-drive)
There is a small shop with basic amenities on the neighbouring farm.
Should you need anything else, the town of Vaalwater is 20 minutes away.
|Cottages: R430.00 per person per day (self catering)|
Main house: R500.00 per person per day (self catering)
Included in the above:
Laundry, cleaning, towels, sheets, cutlery and cooking utensils, full use of game farm including 2 pools and club house.
Farm is fully equipped.
Children very welcome.
- Children under 5 stay free.
- Children 5 - 12 years 50%
- Children 12 and older 100%
Tipping: If you would like to give our dedicated staff that little something extra, it is entirely up to you.
| 2 hours drive from Pretoria: Waterberg area - Limpopo region|
Directions from Johannesburg approx. 280km
1.Take the N1 towards PRETORIA.
Follow the signs on the N1 towards POLOKWANE (Pietersburg)
2.Pass through 1st Toll Gate - "Pumulane"
3.After 35km, pass through 2nd Toll Gate - "Carousel"
4.After 65km, makes sure you are in the far LEFT lane, pass through 3rd Toll Gate - "Kranskop", take the exit to the left towards MODIMOLLE (Nylstroom)
5.Turn left on R33 towards Modimolle.
6.After 10km you will reach town of Modimolle. Continue straight through the town over several stops/traffic lights. Continue straight on the road towards Vaalwater.
7.When you have driven 60km from entering the town of Modimolle, you will be at a stop street in Vaalwater (the only stop in town). Turn right (direction Melkrivier) and follow the road for 31.7km
8.Turn right onto sand road towards Sondagsloop and follow the road until t-junction (11.1km)
9.Turn right (see white Olievenfontein sign)
10.Follow the road for 4.8km, passing the Waterberg Game Park on your right.Entrance to Olievenfontein is on right-hand side after road curves.