Ezemvelo Nature Reserve is the hidden beauty of Gauteng. Located a mere hour’s drive from OR Tambo International airport and 45 minutes from Pretoria, it is easily accessible by all.

The reserve offers an array of comfortable self-catering accommodation types to suite your needs, as well as a wonderful natural experience, with a wide variety of general game and bird species to be seen. Together these make Ezemvelo the perfect place to break away from busy city life.

A wide range of activities are on offer, from fishing to mountain biking, ensuring fun for the whole family.

Day visitors and bookings for weddings, conferences and events are welcome.

Ezemvelo supports green sustainable ecotourism, conservation awareness, and the education of the country’s youth.


  • What our visitors have to say

    We love Ezemvelo and have visited you for about 10 years.
    – Kobus Weyer

  • What our visitors have to say

    Our kids had a great time swimming and interacting with the environment.
    – Bambanani Day Care Centre

  • What our visitors have to say

    It was great mind refreshing adventure, which we enjoyed with great assistance from the staff. We’ll come back soon!
    – The MacDonalds