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Hotel News / 19 April 2023

Experience The All-In-One Adventure of Finfoot Lake Reserve

With the Greater Pilanesberg area as its breathtaking backdrop, Finfoot Lake Reserve awaits you - a haven for nature and wildlife enthusiasts.

Finfoot is a magnificent bush holiday destination conveniently located just two hours away from Johannesburg and Pretoria. Its proximity to larger cities makes it an excellent getaway spot, only a leisurely drive away from home.

This natural gem offers family-friendly entertainment, cosy lodging options, thrilling adventures, and mesmerising scenery.

It's an all-in-one, one-of-a-kind retreat.

Finfoot Lake Reserve: An Authentically African Experience

You can customise your Finfoot holiday to be as unique as you are.

Whether you're a city slicker needing a wildlife fix, a daring adventurer ready to take on some wild water sport activity, or a peaceful soul content with the serenity of a good book and beautiful lake views, we have what you need to relax.

Because of the variety of activities and experiences, the entire family will be satisfied with your getaway choice. Now you may be wondering what we could possibly offer that would keep the grandparents happy, your teenage son off his phone, and have dad smiling the entire trip.

The answer?

Everything you've ever looked for in a true African experience.

Adventure Awaits

For those with an adventurous spirit, Finfoot Lake Reserve offers an unforgettable bush experience with exhilarating and immersive activities.

Bringing you face-to-face with the best of South African wildlife, we have a variety of exciting activities to allow guests to see and connect with the surrounding wilderness. Take a bush walk and get up close with the incredible wildlife on the reserve or embark on a game drive and witness majestic creatures in their natural habitat.

Love the water? Our lake is a haven for fishing incredible species, canoeing for the young at heart, and even sunset cruises with a cocktail on a luxurious barge. For adrenaline junkies, try clay shooting with your friends or hop on two wheels for an amazingly immersive Segway safari and explore the reserve in style.

While Finfoot Lake Reserve offers an immersive experience with its range of activities, guests can also explore nearby attractions during their stay. Sun City, a world-famous resort and casino, is just an hour away, providing a great option for a day trip.

With so many options, Finfoot Lake Reserve is the ultimate destination for those seeking an adventure of a lifetime.

One With Nature

With a diverse selection of flora and fauna, the region makes for a beautiful vacation spot to connect with nature and learn more about all the area has within it.

Wildlife of the region includes zebra, kudu, ostrich, genet, impala, nyala, wildebeest, red hartebeest, gemsbok, giraffe, waterbuck, warthog, caracal, steenbok, jackal, as well as the elusive honey badger and aardvark.

The Pilanesberg area has so much to offer, including the majestic Vaalkop Dam and the Elands River Game Reserve. For those excited to experience the Big Five up close, Pilanesberg National Park is also within an hour's drive and is home to many other species as well.

Finfoot Lake Reserve remains the perfect base for your safari break, with the option of thrilling day trips filled with the authentic African wilderness.

Spotlight on The Property's Perks

At Finfoot Lake Reserve, the highlights span the area of the property; from the spa facilities to the various options for accommodation, there is a feeling of cosiness as luxurious family time is enjoyed by all.


Choose from various options, including well-appointed, cosy chalets perfect for families or romantic getaways. For those seeking a more luxurious stay, safari tents and villas are available, complete with self-catering options. No matter your choice, all accommodations blend seamlessly with the natural surroundings for a truly unforgettable experience.


Facilities include swimming pools, a games room and a beautiful boma area to be enjoyed as everyone gets together. For business purposes, there is a professional conference centre, wifi and, of course, for holiday goers and business groups alike, there is a fantastic restaurant and bar.


Additionally, with secure, on-site parking, laundry service and other options, guests have everything they could need to experience the convenience and warmth of the home-away-from-home ambience within the reserve. Babysitting services can also be arranged upon request, allowing parents to have the peace of mind of knowing their children are in good hands.

Making The Most Out of Your Finfoot Visit

To ensure you make the most of a visit to Finfoot Lake Reserve, plan your trip in advance to avoid disappointment, as bookings fill up fast during peak seasons.

The best times to visit Finfoot Lake Reserve would be April to May and September to October.

While visiting during the winter months of May to August allows for higher wildlife viewings due to cooler and dryer conditions, visiting during the summer months of September to April will enable guests to take in all the activities and greener surroundings.

Make sure to pack according to the season you visit, as activities and weather will differ accordingly. During winter visits, evenings are cooler, as well as morning bush walks and game drives, so ensure you pack enough to layer up and stay cosy. During summer stays, pack everything you need for hot days enjoyed in the bush and water, such as bathing suits, sunblock and mosquito repellent for the evenings.

The true beauty of Finfoot can be found in the milestones marked and moments spent with loved ones in the heart of nature. Furthermore, the adventures experienced are a luxury within themselves as unforgettable memories are made.

Your Next Trip

Finfoot Lake Reserve is a unique holiday spot with a wide range of appealing features, activities and facilities to make your next stay unforgettable. Take in the wonders of the Pilanesberg as Finfoot transforms your holiday and goes beyond all expectations.

To learn more about Finfoot Lake Reserve, explore the reserve and more. Book your next trip to Finfoot Lake Reserve today and see why guests keep returning for more.


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