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Private villas

the perfect BACKDROP TO YOUR immersive SAFARI EXPERIENCE

Perfect for an exclusive family vacation or a luxurious safari sojourn with friends, the private villas each accommodate a maximum of eight guests. The location and unique appointment of each, is a respectful homage to their secluded, tranquil environment. Here, your exclusive safari hideaway provides you and your party a private bushveld retreat unlike any other.

Exterior of the Mapogo villa at cheetah plains
private villas

discover our three exclusive villas

With a maximum of 8 guests, each villa takes the same form, comprising two parts: a shared living space and private guest accommodation. Your shared space houses both a formal and entertainment lounge, living and dining room areas, swimming pool deck, outdoor boma for fireside dining, fine wine gallery and fully equipped chef’s kitchen. While each guest suite offers an expansive bedroom, lounge and fireplace, walk-in dressing room and dual vanity, WC, double rain shower and bath with bushveld views.

Karula Villa

  • 8 Guests
  • 4 suites

Karula Villa is a tribute to one of the most majestic female leopards that ever roamed the northern quadrant of the Sabi Sand Nature Reserve. Karula meaning "peace" in Shangaan is dedicated to this magnificent villa.

Mapogo Villa

  • 8 Guests
  • 4 suites
  • waterside view

Set on an active waterhole, Mapogo Villa occupies a unique vantage point on the reserve. Mapogo is named after the infamously powerful coalition of lion who dominated Sabi Sand.

Mvula Villa

  • 8 Guests
  • 4 suites

Dedicated to the once dominant male leopard named Mvula, whose home range was central to the Cheetah Plains Private Reserve.

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SOLE USE

Make cheetah plains your private sanctuary

For a truly exclusive safari experience, the lodge can be booked for sole use.

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A PERSONALISED and EXCLUSIVE SAFARI EXPERIENCE

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experiences

A safari experience unlike any other, discover true luxury in one of the most idyllic bushveld landscapes in South Africa.

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location

Positioned in the North-East corner of the Sabi Sand Nature Reserve, our particular location is revered for its prime game viewing.