Izingwe Lodge

Welgevonden Game Reserve

"Arrive as Guests, Leave as Friends "

Izingwe Lodge is the creation of world renowned Interior Architectural Designer, Dallas based, Trisha Wilson.

Sleeping six guests and only booked on an exclusive use basis, you are guaranteed a tailor-made safari experience. 
During your stay you have the lodge and its facilities for your sole use.

Situated in the 36,000-hectare, malaria free Welgevonden Private Game Reserve there are no limitations as
can be affiliated with National Parks.   

Welgevonden is home to the “Big 5” and often overlooked Cheetah.

Meet your hosts

Angus and Marion are a husband-and-wife team who have been managing Izingwe since January 2000.

Angus is your safari guide with a BTech Degree in Nature Conservation.   His passion for conservation is evident as he involves guests in the fine art of tracking, identifying birds and enjoying every aspect of the African bush.

Marion has a BSc degree in Town and Regional Planning.  They met in the bush in the mid 90’s and she has never plied her trade, the bush was more attractive.  She is very accomplished in the kitchen and proudly produces fresh, healthy meals for the guests.

Guests Testimonials


Izingwe Lodge offers two booking options:  

Fully Inclusive rate includes,
all catered food and local drinks

The Bush Home rate is based on bringing your own food and drinks and our full-time chef does all your cooking