Seringa Guest Lodge
The beautiful old colonial style thatched farmhouse is set in nine hectares of peaceful garden with a magnificent view of the famous Legogote Mountain - “The Lion Head”.
Owners Cecilia and Roger Briggs have, with their combined knowledge, and experience created a stylish and homely guest house. Seringa is tastefully decorated with colourful African influences. The lodge includes a lounge, with teak floors and high ceiling, complimented with a huge fireplace, a separate TV lounge with satellite television and honesty bar. A large covered outside sitting area and a tree shaded deck look out over the swimming pool giving you plenty of space to relax after a day of exploration.
Seringa Lodge has luxury accommodation in seven spacious en-suite rooms and one two bedroom family suite. All rooms have garden views and are individually decorated with colourful stylish African influences. The guest house is child friendly with lots of space for the children to run freely. For that luxurious feeling all rooms have comfortable single- or King size beds with 100% cotton percale linen, mosquito nets, ceiling fans and heaters. The lodge operates on a Bed and Breakfast basis, with most guests also additionally opting to enjoy eating Cecilia’s gourmet dinners. Dinners are a three course menu incorporating both local and international dishes. Garden fresh vegetables and fruit are used as far as possible. The meals can be enjoyed either in the tastefully decorated dining area, the beautiful garden or in the traditional African Boma. Dinners must please be pre-booked.
Seringa Lodge guests use the lodge as a home base to explore many of the attractions of the beautiful Lowveld. The lodge is only half an hour drive from Kruger National Park. The Kruger Park lies between the towering escarpment of the northern Drakensberg and the Mozambique coastal plains. It is one of Africa's premier game reserves, consisting of almost 20.000 square kilometres, an area bigger than Israel. We offer private guided safaris into the Kruger National Park in an open game viewer vehicle as well as bush walks in a nearby private game reserve.
Seringa Lodge is also only a short distance from all the scenic routes available. Which include Pilgrim's Rest, Blyde River Canyon, Bourke's Potholes, God's Window, Sudwala Caves just to mention a few. Birding, Fishing, Hiking, Horse Trails, Quad-Biking, River Rafting, Arial Cable trails, shopping and a Casino are all situated within a few kilometres from the lodge.
Don't miss the opportunity to catch up on some golf while visiting Seringa Lodge. There are five 18-hole golf courses within an hour drive and eight 9-hole courses with in the same distance. Not to be missed is the golf course in Skukuza that lies inside the Kruger National Park. It is rated one of the most enjoyable courses to play, with wild game free to roam the greens and fairways in this beautiful setting.
Kruger Park Safari: Seringa Lodge offers day tours into the world famous Kruger National Park. These game drives are led by an experienced guide and are conducted on an open game viewer. These vehicles are designed to enhance your game viewing and photographic experience. The elevated seats will give a distinct advantage for spotting wild life. We offer half and full day trips and availability and pricing are available on request. Vehicle capacity is 10 guests.
Bush Walks: Seringa Lodge is unique in that Roger Briggs is one of the few safari guides qualified to lead walking safaris in the Sabi Sands which is famous for the “Big Five”. Roger has more than 15 years experience walking in Big Five areas in Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa. Bushwalks are 3 hours long and contain detailed and interesting information about birds, trees, spoor medicinal plants and superstitions. Roger also caters for special interests and activities that can be tailor-made to suit your individual needs.
Bird watching: Our large indigenous garden serves as a great attraction to the birds in the area. Seringa Lodge’s bird list contains over a hundred species including the rare and sought after bat hawks, nesting a mere 300 meters from the lodge. Owner Roger Briggs, an avid birder himself, will happily walk you through the property introducing you to some of our local residents.
- Country: South Africa