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MBIDI Resort & Animal Sanctuary

Ramela Ranch offers two supurb venues: DIKWENA, our classy wedding and corporate venue, and Mbidi Resort and Animal Sanctuary.

Mbidi Information

Only one and a half hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria lays a serene Nature Estate, 6km from Loskopdam, 44km from Middelburg, Mpumalanga. We like to call it perfection, and so would you!! A classical venue for all occasions and luxurious lodges for all seasons.

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More information

1. A la Carte Restaurant: Open Monday to Sunday (7 days a week). On Sundays breakfast will only be served between 07h00 and 09h00, thereafter the kitchen will be closed until the buffet from 12h00 to 14h00. After the buffet, the kitchen will be closed for the remainder of the Sunday. If you would like to make use of the buffet, please do the booking at 079 887 9366;
2. BIG SCREEN Rugby during the rugby season;
3. Licensed Bar: Open 7 days a week;
4. Swimming Pool & Braai facilities: Open 7 days a week;
5. Animal Park: Open 7 days a week (no extra charge);
6. TIGER WALKS: Available 7 days a week - NB: Pre-Booking essensial (adult tiger: R400-00 per person, young tigers: R200-00 per person) - NO PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF 18 WILL BE ALLOWED TO TAKE PART IN THE WALK. THERE WILL ONLY BE ONE WALK PER DAY, FROM 08H30 TO 09H30.
7. WALKS with Tiger Cub: Available 7 days a week - NB: Pre-Booking essensial - R100/p
8. SWIMMING WITH TIGER CUB: Available 7 days a week - NB: Pre-Booking essensial: R50-00 per person (10 years & older; weather dependant activity).
9. SWIM with Adult Tiger (Pre-Booking, ADULTS ONLY): R500 per person
10. Horseback Safari (2 hours: pre-booking only: R200 per person)
11. Animal Shows on weekends, public and school holidays - FREE of CHARGE / GRATIS:

13h00 - Snake Show
14h30 - White Tiger Show
15H00 - Bengal Tiger Show
15H30 - White Lion Show
16h00 - Cheetah Run
16h30 - Feeding the brown lions

11. Meet the CUBS: You are more than welcome to play with the cubs at an additional price of R30-00 per enclosure, between 10h00 and 12h00 in the mornings, and again between 16h30 and 17h00 during the afternoons.

DOWNLOAD our Brochure with all the above information: CLICK HERE

At Mbidi there are 6 chalets: varying from 2 bed, 4 bed and 6 beds
a BRAND NEW Tented Camp with beds, etc. included!

CLICK HERE to make a reservation / Booking.

Mbidi Charlets
Mbidi Tent Camps

1. ENTRANCE FEES for Day Visitors:
R50-00 per person over the age of 6 years R10-00 per person under the age of 6 years.

2. Optional:
a) TIGER WALK: adult tigers - R400/person (over 18years), young tigers: R200-00 per person - Pre-Booking essential:
b) Meet the CUBS: R30/person.

3. Accomodation Costs (self-catering):
In Season (Peak):
R400-00 per adult per night sharing
R200-00 per child between ages of 6 and 12 per night sharing.
Children under the age of 6 will be staying free of charge.


R350-00 per adult per night sharing.
R175-00 per child between ages of 6 and 12 per night sharing.
Children under the age of 6 will be staying free of charge.

TENT CAMP (special):
4-Sleeper Tent: R640 / tent per night sharing;
6-Sleeper Tent: R780 / tent per night sharing.
Mbidi Tent Camps

AWESOME brand new DVD released September 2013!!!!
Get your copy of the amazing new DVD, Mbidi REPTILES (vol.1: SNAKES), today at Mbidi Lodge and learn about exotic and local snakes - spectacular footage - NOT TO MISS!!! R150 / copy.
This professional production was filmed and produced by UMBULI Productions.
Order your copy directly online: CLICK HERE

Mbidi DVD

Make a reservation and visit MBIDI still this week for a life-changing bush experience!