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Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge

Where it all began

Located in the Pilanesberg National Park, on the slopes of a 2-billion-year-old volcano, is home to Africa’s big five. Relax by the pool, head out for a late afternoon game drive and then enjoy dinner in our wonderful restaurant. On Wednesdays and Saturdays enjoy our bush boma, under the African stars.

Kwa Maritane, or “Place of the Rock” offers unparalleled comfort, in a malaria free area, less than two hours from Johannesburg.

Unwind at Kwa Maritane Spa to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul in the peaceful setting of the bushveld. Indulge with treatments such as Thabayadiotso, our signature treatment, or pamper yourself with a pedicure while watching the game on the plains.





Kwa Lefikeng restaurant

Enjoy a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner in The Kwa Lefikeng Restaurant, overlooking "The Rock", the waterhole, and the magnificent granite formations within the park. Our selected buffets and carvery dinners will leave you spoilt for choice as you sample on delicious, traditionally South African fare.

A Fisherman's Catch seafood evening takes place every Friday, with a traditional lamb on the spit for Sunday lunch.

Kwa Maritane bomas

Every Wednesday and Saturday we offer you the chance to dine in our big boma under the brilliance of the African stars - an indescribable plethora of universal magic. Dine to the sound of traditional entertainment, and feast on a wide selection of local flame grilled cuisine.

For more intimate occasions, make use of our small boma which seats up to 25 people. The perfect location for a private dinner, wedding reception or gathering with friends and family. Enquire for more information.


Join us in our downstairs lounge and library for relaxation and restoration. Bring your book, or simply read one of ours on loan to all guests, while still enjoying the sights and sounds of nature around you.

Kwa Mazout bar

Situated next to the main swimming pool, be spoilt for choice with a selection of refreshing cocktails, local wines and beers or soft drinks to sip on one while lazing under a palm tree. For the sports enthusiasts, watch your favourite team play live on the big TV.

Open daily from 10h00.


Tau & Nare Conference Room

For larger conferences and events, we will combine Tau and Nare to offer a large venue accommodating up to 300 delegates.

Tau Conference Room

A light and airy conference room, with state of the art equipment and sound. Seating up to 150 delegates.

Nare Conference Room

A conference room with state of the art equipment and sound. Seating up to 150 delegates.

Rhino Conference Room

The Rhino room is the perfect venue for smaller conferences and workshops, seating up to 100 delegates in cinema style.

Executive Boardroom

An executive boardroom seating up to 12 delegates. Offering state of the art equipment and sound.

Boma Dinner

For private group dinners, events and weddings, make use of our bush boma for the most memorable evening.

Lounge and Coffee Bar

Enjoy your conference tea breaks in our conference lounge, situated outside all conference venues. Our coffee bar is available for delicious coffees during your breaks.


  • Viewing from the hide
  • Exploring nature
  • Relaxing Spa treatment



Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge

Located in the Pilanesberg National Park, on the slopes of a  2-billion-year-old volcano, is home to Africa’s big five. Relax by the  pool, head out for a late afternoon game drive and then enjoy dinner in  our wonderful restaurant.



A mere two hour drive from Johannesburg, and ten minutes from Sun City,  the tranquil Pilanesberg National Park is a malaria free, 57,000-hectare   reserve, where you could see the big five from your room, or on a game  drive through the reserve.

Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge

Full Day Spa Package

Relax and rejuvenate with loved ones at Kwa Maritane's soulful spa. Enjoy an entire day being pampered for only R2100 per person. Bookings are essential. T's & C's apply.


Walking Safari

Experience a unique and personal walking safari - a fully guided hike through the walking concessions in Pilanesberg. Don't miss this opportunity to explore nature at it's best, whilst learning. R980 per person including a breakfast pack. Bookings are essential. T's & C's apply.




We are proud members of Pack for a Purpose, an initiative that allows travelers like you to make a lasting impact in the community at your travel destination. If you save just a few kilos of space in your suitcase and take supplies for the projects we support in need, you’ll make a priceless impact in the lives of our local children and families. Please click here to see what supplies are needed for our project/projects. 



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