Kgorogoro Lodge and Thaba Lodge are luxury 10 sleeper lodges situated within Big 5 territory in the Pilanesberg National Park.
Black Rhino Reserve is part of the Pilanesberg National Park. Kgorogoro Lodge and Thaba Lodge guests are therefore entitled to traverse on the full 55 000ha making up the Pilanesberg National Park. Furthermore, Black Rhino Reserve on where Kgorogoro Lodge and Thaba Lodge are situated are not open to the general public and access here is limited to guests occupying in this reserve only, so our guests get the benefit of both reserves..
The Pilanesberg National Park is 55 000 Hectares in extent and borders on the Sun City entertainment complex. The most remarkable feature of this reserve is the 1200 million-year old volcano crater with Mankwe Lake in the center. Because of its positioning between the Kalahari and Lowveld, the vegetation from both areas are located on this terrain.
The Pilanesberg National Park is home to virtually all of the animal species native to southern Africa including the big five, wild dog, and rarer species such as Roan, Tsessebe and Sable antelope.
The Park also offers a number of wonderful picnic spots, numerous hides for game watching, a walk in aviary, safari game drives and hot air balloon flights over the park and is only 2 hours from Johannesburg.