Mbala is an organic farm that values peace, tranquility and privacy. An LGBTQ+ friendly space.

Nothing is more tranquil than a sunset by the fireplace.
Feast at our railway sleeper dinner table or enjoy dinner in the magnificent outside lapa.

Our trusted Landy sits ready for the next game drive.

”…a lodge that is built by hand and heart with a respect for repurposed and reloved materials towards the goal of sustained living.”

Based on the far Northern Limpopo side of the Waterberg and only 3.5 hours drive from Pretoria. The route is a relaxing and easy drive. For our international guests, transport companies can be arranged from anywhere in Johannesburg, Pretoria, OR Tambo International Airport or Lanseria.

Find your dream suite or Bush Chalet

Mbala Private Camp consists of five (5) classic suites and one (1) luxury private bush chalet. All suites sleep two.

The Classic Suite room rates are R1 250.00 and the stunning private Matete Bush Chalet is R1 500.00 Pricing is per person per night. Subject to change without prior notice. Your booking includes accommodation, all meals, selected beverages as well as a game drive or walk.

Enjoy your sunset on our outside deck - the perfect place to escape and live in the moment.
A picturesque lodge surrounded by lush trees and wildlife.
Inspired Learning at Mbala Lodge.

Learn how to make your own Kombucha tea or explore the unique process of Fermenting and Pickling with the new Inspired Learning Courses at Mbala Private Camp. Get a first hand glimpse into what is possible when striving for self sustained living.

Simply add the one-on-one course you would like to attend under the “Services” section of your booking. Please note these are an extra charge on your room. By the end of your stay you will have all your wonderful items you have made ready to take home.

Be sure to follow Mbala on instagram to be the first to see new course announcements and get a front seat to our never ending exploration of cuisine, fermentation and infusion. All products used at the lodge are made right here, fresh and organic from the farm.