Galago Private Bush Lodge is set on 17 hectares of pure bushveld and is located just 16 km from Bela Bela on the R516, Thabazimbi road, only an hour from Pretoria and one and a half hours from Johannesburg. This is an ideal setting for small private group functions and secluded getaways. The only ‘bush’ traffic you will have here are our birds and small game and the only lights you will see are stunning sunsets, campfires and magnificent star-lit nights.

The Lodge consists of four comfortable en-suite Chalets, two of which are two-bed chalets, one is a 4-bed chalet and one that is a eight-bed Chalet with two rooms Each chalet has its own bathroom with a flush toilet, hand basin and shower with hot and cold water. Linen and towels are also provided. All of the chalets are equipped with fridges, tea and coffee stations, ceiling fans and free-standing portable braais. We also have a family bathroom that contains a shower (hot and cold water), bathtub (hot and cold water), flush toilet and a hand basin.

There is a self-catering lapa, which has a bar counter, chest freezer, microwave, 4-plate gas stove, toaster, crockery, cutlery and all necessary cooking utensils for groups. It also includes a dining table and chairs with braai facilities. There is a swimming pool, and paths through the bush to see the duikers, nyala, impalas and abundant bird life and internet access is also available.

There are many activities nearby if you want to do more than just linger and completely relax at our Lodge ; you can visit the elephant and cheetah sanctuaries which are only 10 km from our camp, or enjoy game viewing. There is also a golf driving range nearby, the hot springs in the area. Fishing facilities are also available nearby.    

Caravan Park/Camping site with private exclusive bathroom and kitchen is now available

When you get to Bela Bela (Warmbaths), take the R516, Thabazimbi road, and drive 16 km's from the circle in town (there is only one circle). You will see a farm stall on the left and various road signs by the dirt road on the right. take this dirt road on the right (Galago Private Bush Lodge road sign), travel just 1/2 km and you will see the gate (and sign) to Galago Private Bush Lodge on the left.


Our Lodge consists out of 4 comfortable en-suite chalets for 2 - 16-holiday makers. There are 2 x 2-bed chalets,1 x 4-bed chalet, and 1 x 8-bed chalet.

  1. Njala - 1 double bed, 2 x single bed (Self-catering unit)
  2. Duiker - 1 x double bed (Self-catering unit)
  3. Bushbuck - 1 x double bed.
  4. Impala -room 1 - 2 x double beds, 2 x single bed   (Self-catering unit)
  5. room 2 - 2 x double beds, 2 x single bed  

Each chalet has its own bathroom with a flush toilet, hand basin and shower, hot and cold water, linen and towels are provided.
All the chalets have fridges, coffee and tea stations, ceiling fans, loose standing/ portable braais.


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Fireplace
  • On-site Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Family bathroom
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shop
There is a heated swimming pool, and paths through the bush to see the duikers, nyala, impalas and abundant bird life. There is internet for your use.

We are proud on our 4 new exclusive standard size camping sites. These sites do have their own private bathroom with small kitchen. The stands are serviced with water and electricity. The camping site has its own swimming pool and Lapa.The impala wonders freely between the sites. If you want to be on your own this is the location.

Latest edition are 6 camping sites with shared ablution facilities.
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