Ekuthuleni Limpopo

Overlooking the mighty Olifants River, some 23km from Hoedspruit in Limpopo Province, Ekuthuleni is less than an hour's drive from both the Phalaborwa and Orpen gates of the Kruger National Park.

Offering a true African bushveld experience, guests can enjoy game drives, excellent birding opportunities and the excitement of being positioned on the banks of the Olifants River where abundant wildlife can be viewed. The wonders of the Mpumalanga escarpment; the Blyde River Canyon, Bourke's Luck potholes and God's Window are also within easy driving distance.

Ekuthuleni is an RCI Silver Crown Resort AND holds Diamond Resort status in the Silver Crown category.

Check In/Out
Fri 16:00/10:00

Breakage and key deposit
Credit Card details will be required

Portion 4 of Farm Oxford

GPS co-ordinates: 
24°12.766 S
30°49.091 E

Chalet Types
2 bedroom sleeps 6

There are 14 fully equipped, 2 bedroom, self-catering chalets, which include the following:
• One bedroom with king size bed and en-suite bathroom
• One bedroom with 2 single beds
• One loft room with 2 single beds
• One separate bathroom (shower, basin, toilet)
• Open plan kitchen, dining room, and lounge
• No pets allowed

*IF you require any special assistance in terms of access, please contact the resort directly*

Chalet Facilities

  • Air-conditioning in bedrooms
  • Covered parking (one per chalet)
  • Crockery, cutlery, linen and
    bath towels for 6 persons
  • Daily cleaning service, except
    on Sundays and Public
  • TDSTV hotel bouquet
  • Kitchens are fitted with
    stove/oven, microwave, and
  • Private patio with furniture and braai facilities (overlooks the river or waterhole)
  • There are a number of different games inside each chalet to enjoy: Bat and ball, Bingo, Dominoes, Trivial pursuit, Uno and Jenga

Nearby Attractions & Activities

  • Blyde Dam area - quad biking, white river rafting, abseiling, boat trips, hot air ballooning (65 km)
  • Breakfast walk in Big 5 area
  • Elephant back safari (55 km)
  • Fishing at Klaserie Dam (50 km)
  • Fishing at Klaserie Dam (80 km)
  • Godding and Godding at the silk farm (45 km)
  • Hippo Pools (breakfast & lunch daily, dinner by reservation only) (3 km)
  • Hoedspruit (25 km)
  • Jessica the hippo (45 km)
  • Kampersrus (55 km)
  • Kapama Cheetah Project (55 km)
  • Khamai Reptile Park (45 km)
  • Kruger Park day trip self-drive - Phalaborwa gate (65 km)
  • Medical facilities
  • Microlight flights (3 km)
  • Moholoholo Rehab (55 km)
  • Nearest petrol station: Samey 8 km (direction Phalaborwa)
  • Restaurant (2 km)
  • Roots of Rhythm Cultural Experience (50 km)
  • Safari Junction
  • Shops (25 km)

  • Golf courses:
  • Hoedspruit 35km
  • Phalaborwa 65km

  • Day spas:
  • African Summer Spa 25km
  • Salon Finesse 25km
  • On-Site Facilities 

    • 'Beach' tennis
    • Badminton
    • Bird / tree / animal watching
    • Fishing
    • Game Park (self drive)
    • Games room with pool table, table tennis, darts, finger board, climbing wall, toy box, DSTV bouquet and DVD player
    • Giant lawn games
    • Kiddies play gym and trampoline
    • Laundromat: Coin operated washing machine
    • Mini golf course
    • Picnic/braai at look-out point
    • Self-drives
    • Small library at Reception with books and magazines
    • Swimming pool and kiddies pool with slides
    • Swing ball
    • Tasks/clues game
    • Treasure hunt
    • Tuck shop
    • Volley ball
    • Voucher-based Wi-Fi throughout the Resort

    Directions to Ekuthuleni from JHB/PTA: Recommended Route

    • Follow N1 to Polokwane
    • Exit onto R71 direction Tzaneen
    • After 11.5km take exit towards R71/Tzaneen (Grobler street), turn right onto Grobler street
    • Follow road (R71) past Moriah, through Magoebaskloof, keep on R71 direction Tzaneen
    • At T-junction, turn right onto R36/R71
    • At Tzaneen Take R71 ramp to Phalaborwa
    • Follow R71 past Gravelotte, continue straight
    • At T-junction with R40, turn right direction Mica/Hoedspruit/White River
    • After 12,3km turn right at sign indicating Hippo Pools/Ekuthuleni/Umfula/Bushriver
    • Follow road to boom gate where gate guard will direct you further.

    • Alternative route:

    • Follow N4 through Witbank, Middleburg, Belfast (R540), Dullstroom, Lydenburg, Origstad and through Strydom Tunnel.
    • In the valley, turn left on R36 (Tzaneen), turn right on Phalaborwa/Mica road.
    • At T-junction, turn right on R40 to White River/Hoedspruit.
    • Continue over Olifants River, approx. 2km on right hand side is the turn-off to Ekuthuleni.
    • Follow signs to reception.