Private Big 5 Game Reserve For Sale 

The property is situated in the Lowveld of Northern Kwa Zulu Natal, Republic of South Africa.  It consists of 3 864 hectares and forms part of a bigger conservancy of 10 700ha. 

This property is truly THE GEM of all game farms in the RSA due to the fact that it has a big perennial river flowing through the entire property with a luxury lodge overlooking a magnificent waterfall in the river (see photo gallery).  The vegetation is made up with sweet thornveld with big trees, riverine forest along the river and open savannah veld and wetland area. 

The property is well stocked with game including all five of the big five as well as hippos and cheetah (photo gallery).  It is fenced with electrified elephant and predator fencing.

Available services consist of a luxury lodge which includes a main lodge with well appointed chalets, each with private splash pool, lounge, dining room, outside eating area, conference facilities, swimming pool, beauty spa, curio shop and offices telephone and television services..  The tented camp situated up river offers splendid views of the river and game feeding/drinking along the banks of the river.  The camp is a luxurious tented camp each with en-suite bathroom as well as air conditioning.  A dining room, boma, bar lounge area and swimming pool compliments the tented camp.  An airstrip and helipad is available. 

All personnel are accommodated in tastefully built houses and single quarters with appropriate amenities. 

This property is on offer as a going concern @ R120 000 000

Additional farms inside this reserve is also available and purchase prices can be negotiated. 

Contact persons:  Francois +27 82 893 5073 or Office +27 34 983 3722

Additional Info  
  • National Park and the Zululand Coast. 
  •  Private Game Reserve
  • Lodge with 9 en-suite Chalets
  • Tented lodge built on wooden decks raised on stilts
  • Large variety of wildlife
  • Big Five
  • Airstrip & Helipad



972 ha game farm situated 22 km from Pongola, Northern Kwa Zulu Natal, Republic of South Africa. The farm is easily accessible from the R66 tar road and topography consists of flat as well as mountain areas.  A farm like this comes seldom in the market and will sell as a running business with all assets as listed.

The farm consists of a homestead and lodge with swimming pool, chalets and beautiful bush camps.  Out buildings consists of a butchery, cold room and shed.

List of assets:

  • Homestead

  • Reception, Butchery and Cold room (One Building)

  • Shed

  • 6 Labourers Houses

  • Main Lodge - 5 chalets en-suite (16 bed). Luxury thatched lapa, open deck with Jacuzzi. Bar, etc (furnished)

  • First Bush camp - 3 thatched chalets en-suite (6 bed). Thatched lapa

  • Second Bush camp - Camping site (own tents) with bucket shower, water & bush toilet.

  • 2 boreholes, equipped with pumps, reservoirs, etc.

  • Game fencing 2.1m (electrified)

The property borders a game farm that contains rhino, elephant, leopard, lion and buffalo (Big Five).

Price R 13 million as a running concern

Contact persons:  Francois +27 82 893 5073 or Office +27 34 983 3722

Additional Info  

Game on farm:
  • 4 Rhino
  • 25 Giraffe
  • 120 Nyala
  • 700 Impala
  • 100 Kudu
  • 70 Blouwildebeest
  • 55 Zebra
  • 25 Waterbuck
  • 200 Warthog
  • 30 Reedbuck
  • 20 Mountain Reedbuck
  • 40 Bushbuck
  • 30 Red Duiker
  • 100 Grey Duiker
  • Bush pigs, baboon, monkeys, leopard, variety
    of birds, etc.
Machinery / Vehicles:
  • 1 Game Viewing vehicle
  • 1 Land Cruizer 4x4
  • 1 Tractor
  • 1 Tip trailer
  • 1 Slasher
  • 1 Grader
  • Tools

Watch video of game farm
(47.1MB) from YouTube.
Please be patient as it downloads....



The following properties are situated in a Big Five Private Reserve and are offered for sale on the open market. These properties are situated in the eastern Lowveld of Kwa Zulu Natal, Republic of South Africa.

The veld type is frost free unspoilt Savanna sweetveld (see photo gallery). The general topography is gentle undulating to hilly and is bordered in the south with a seasonal river. Other water is supplied by means of boreholes and earth dams. Lately the farms are supplied with purified municipal water with a pipeline scheme from a very reliable source.

This reserve has the biggest population of black rhino of all private properties in the whole of South Africa. A short description with amenities of each property is given below with accompanying photos for each property. It is situated near a big tarred air strip and helipad on the biggest N2 tourist highway route in KZN within a 100km from the sea, 3 hours drive from Durban, 1 hour drive from Richards Bay. They are situated in close proximity to other Big 5 game reserves such as Mkuzi, Tanda, Phinda and Hluhluwe/Umfolozi.

The farms are afforded individually or as a block of farms, because they are all adjoining. More land could be added onto this unit depending on negotiations. At present only four of the big five are available in the reserve until such time that the black rhino numbers has increased beyond the fear of harm to the black rhino calves then lion will be introduced as well. The protection of the black rhino breeding program is a high priority at this stage.
All the buildings in the reserve are supplied with Escom electricity and good potable water.

Property No 1

372ha Fairly flat to undulating Savanna Bushveld with 2 kilometer river frontage with riverine forest. Three boreholes along the river delivering 22 000ℓ water/h and equipped with electrical submersible pumps supply water for game drinking and water to two neatly built houses, cottage and shed. The houses could be run as guest lodges. (Photo gallery)

Price R7.4 million (negotiable).



Property No 2

1654,9 ha Flat to gently rolling Savanna Bushveld with 5 kilometer river frontage with riverine forest. Here again are 3 very strong boreholes delivering 20 000ℓ/h equipped with electrical submersible pumps for game watering and household use. The buildings consist of 2 homesteads with complimentary sheds and labourers quarters, a lapa with swimming pool, bush camp, cold room and ablution block. (see photo gallery). Price R48 million (negotiable).

Price R30.53 million (negotiable).



Property No 3

Farm in extent 1 645.665ha
The land consists of beautiful undulating bushveld watered with big earth dams and boreholes. Recently purified municipal water was laid on. Escom power is available in all the buildings.

The buildings consist of a tastefully build lodge with chalets, accommodating 44 beds and a big farm house which is also registered for accommodation. See photo gallery. The property is situated on the N2 tar road which is the main tourist route of KZN and within 10km of a 2km long tarred air strip.

Price R17 million as a running concern. (negotiable)



Property No 4

1079 ha. The general topography is undulating to hilly. The vegetation consist mainly of Savanna Bushveld. Water supply from 3 points on pipeline with purified municipal water, 5 boreholes (3 equipped) and three earth dams. The buildings consist of 2 homesteads (can be used as lodges), labourers quarters, 2 sheds and garages, Safari Lodge, kitchen/bar,
2 rooms en suite, 5 safari tents and small stone built shed. (see photo gallery).

Price R30 million (negotiable).



Property No 5 

1362ha.  The general topography is flat to undulating and consists mainly of Lowveld Bushveld.  The water supply is from one point on the municipal pipe line (purified water) eight earth dams and two capped boreholes.  The buildings consist of a well built double story homestead, hunters cottage, cold room, big shed, slaughtering facilities, 2 Wendy houses and servants quarters. (see photo gallery)

Price R22 500 000 (negotiable)



Property No 6

A block of three farms, in extent 1 981ha is offered in a Big Five Reserve within the Bushveld of Northern
Kwa Zulu Natal, RSA

They are supplied with electricity either by means of solar panels or generator. The buildings are supplied with borehole water. Other game watering is supplied by earth dams, boreholes and a 3.5 km river frontage.

The buildings consist of a camp built with brick under thatch, a double story lodge of 196m and a farm house with complementary outbuildings (see photo gallery)

Price R31 000 000 (negotiable)


Property No7

820 ha is the extent of the property. 50% shares of Company to be sold. The topography consists of rolling hills of Savannah Bushveld. The purchaser although only buying 50% of the shares will own half of the land, all buildings as well as a R1.2 million share in game but will have full use of the entire property.
The other half of the share might also be bought depending on negotiations.

Municipal water is laid on, five earth dams and four boreholes (of which two are capped) delivering into two reservoirs and five drinking trough makes up the water supply.

The buildings consist of a double story lodge, conference room, a number of chalets, two houses, garages and complementary outbuildings, workshop, slaughtering facilities, thatched roof lapa and pool.
There is also a lion camp with off load ramp with electrified reinforced fencing (see photo gallery).

50% share available @ R10 000 000(negotiable)
The whole property was valued @ R25 000 000


Property No8

467ha.   The topography is gently rolling with a small hill to the west.  The habitat is also sweet Bushveld grazing.  The water supply consists of purified municipal water, four boreholes of which three are equipped with electric submersible pumps.  All the water schemes are interconnected.

The buildings consist of the main stone built lodge, a rondawel with ameneties, square davel, managers house, cottage, workshop, butchery, pool, outbuildings, bushcamp and compound (see photo gallery). 

Price R9.345 million (negotiable)



958ha Game fenced
1 x House
7 x Guest rooms
Carport for 4 vehicles
Swimming pool with lapa
Braai (Barbeque) lapa
14 species game
239 species birds
7 x dams
2 x equipped Chalets
1 x Hunting House
1 x Conference Hall
Hunting Facilities