Arrival and Departure Times
Guests are requested to arrive at the main gate at the same time.
Our lodge is a 45-minute drive from the main gate and Roy needs to collect all guests at the same time.
Arrival after lunch on Tuesday (14h00)
Check out by 11h00 on Thursday.
Arrive after lunch on Friday (14h00).
Check out by 11h00 on Sunday.
Directions and Map
Follow the Pretoria Highway from Johannesburg to Pietersburg (Polokwane)
At the Kranskop tollgate (R33), take the off-ramp to Nylstroom (Modimolle)
Drive through town of Nylstroom towards Vaalwater ± 68km (our nearest village).
Ignore the R33 Ellisras/Lephalale turnoff - go straight through Vaalwater - do not turn off.
The Welgevonden Main Gate is about 24km from Vaalwater on the left.
Here you will be met by Roy and driven to the Lodge where you will be welcomed by the rest of the team.
PLEASE NOTE: Under no circumstances will private vehicles be permitted beyond the main gate parking
Main Gate Airstrip:
S 24° 12' 12” E 27° 54' 01"
Length – 4267ft (1200m)
Runway – 13/31
Elevation – 3415ft (1120m)
Download the map and directions here
Air Charter Arrivals
There is an airstrip in the Welgevonden Reserve.
Roy will collect “own-air” arrivals, provided he has the required information.
Please request the necessary documentation from Madeleine.
Minimum height to be maintained over the reserve is 6, 000feet, unless on final approach to one of the recognised runways, or on final approach to a specific helipad or landing site.
All fixed wing aircraft to follow standard procedures for all approaches and departures from the runways.
No aircraft may be used for game viewing.