Sondela Nature Reserve is a 4800 ha game reserve, carefully nestled in the cradle of the bushveld, situated close to the N1 highway and only 90 minutes from Johannesburg and 10 km East of Bela Bela (Warmbaths).Sondela Nature Reserve is an accredited and popular RCI resort and offers various wildlife activities and facilities such as swimming pools, restaurant, horse riding, game drives, quad biking, mountain biking, bush walks, to horse trails and 4 x 4 challenges, Sondela offers no shortage of thrills and spills.
The animal farm on Sondela, with its generous variety of farm animals, authentic tree house and farm implements is a firm favourite with young children. Hot and cold water swimming pools offer endless hours of fun in any weather.Sondela Nature reserve is 4800 hectares in size with the sectional title development on 200 hectares at the eastern border of the reserve. Private access to the main gate ensures privacy and a safe secure environment of each owner. Sondela Nature Reserve is fully fenced with a controlled access gate and is being patrolled 24 hoursand is easily accessible ensuring a comfortable drive all the way to your doorstep. The opportunity to purchase your own private and exclusive game lodge on Sondela Nature Reserve, to experience the true vitality of Africa during game drives, bicycle rides or walks. The following activities and facilities Sondela Nature Reserve includes Piccinini's Bistro and Pub, Farmyard, Sondela shop, Hot and cold water swimming pools, Jungle gyms, Tree house, Boma and fireplace, Sondela Wildlife Centre, Mini ATM, Beauty and Massage Salon, Recreation programme, Poolside games, Horse riding, Target shooting, 4 x 4 course, Organised quad bike trails (no private quad bikes allowed), Game drives (day and night). Hiking, Putt putt, an Animal farm with the milking of cows, Tennis, Volleyball, Cycling (bikes for hire hourly/daily) and Mountain Bike Trails.
Sondela Nature Reserve is not only a wildlife conservation area, but also still a working farm. As such, a large number of farm animals and farm implements are to be seen on the farmyard. The popularity of the Sondela farmyard is evident in the delightful laughs and thrills of young kids, who flock to feed the various farm animals during feeding times. From milking cows to petting the tame sheep or admiring the boastful display of a peacock's feathers, the Sondela farmyard offers young kids an experience which they will not easily forget.A visit to Bela-Bela provides a unique and invigorating family holiday in the heart of the Waterberg. Bela-Bela is the gateway to the Limpopo Province and has also been referred to as the Clifton of the Waterberg with its Luxury Private Game farms, acclaimed US PGA Golf Championship Courses, game lodges and is host to South Africa's only 5-star nature reserve/golf estate and spa. Seeff Bela Bela can assist you with to purchase a property on Sondela Nature Reserve.