Thornwood Lodge

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Thornwood Lodge is a malaria-free Self-Catering Bush Lodge situated in the Southern Waterburg, just 40km outside of Warmbaths on the R516.

The lodge caters for groups of up to 16 in the chalets and lodge, and an additional 4 more guests in the separate 2 bedroom cottage if required.

Family groups, Parties, Reunions, Golf groups, Group functions or just a weekend away in the bush.

Group Venue

Thornwood Lodge can accommodate up to 16 guests. We hire the lodge out to groups only.

Malaria Free

The Lodge is 2 hours from Johannesburg in the Waterberg area, near Bela-Bela Limpopo.

Serviced Self-Catering

Self-catering with fully equipped kitchen which is serviced twice daily. Bedrooms serviced daily.

Game Viewing

Thornwood Lodge has various animal species on the farm for game viewing.


Thornwood Lodge can accommodate 16 persons – special arrangements for four more. Each Room is detailed for your information, but are not rented out separately although special requests will be entertained.

Chalet 1

This 2- bedroomed chalet is our largest. Perfectly suited for a family.

Chalet 2

Chalet 2 is an open plan room with an en-suite bathroom and kitchenette.

Chalet 3

Chalet 3 is an open plan room with an en-suite bathroom and kitchenette.

Loft Room 4

Loft Room 4 is upstairs above the Lapa – a fun-filled entertainment hub.

Loft Room 5

Loft Room 5 is also upstairs, above the feature-packed Lapa.

Our Inside Pictures

Take a look at some pretty pictures captured in and around our premises.

What Our Guests Say

Nice and rustic, very clean and much care taken to make us comfortable. Saw game from the deck, lovely golf courses in the area.
Mark S (Johannesburg)
Great stay, nice and private, wonderful African sunrises and sunsets from the deck.
Michele K (Johannesburg)
Great venue to unwind and re-charge. Friendly hosts, Elizabeth and Abraham. Thank you for making our stay comfortable.
Agas T (Durban North KZN)
Lovely view and great "Kuier" bar, nice Bon-Fires at night.
Michael K (Johannesburg)
We were a group of 20 ladies, i was impressed with everything. The place is clean, welcoming and very lovely view from the deck. Staff is helpful and friendly.
Dineo M (Pretoria)
12 People, no complaints we loved it. Nice place and we all the animals, Thanks.
Cornel B (Krugersdorp)