The office is open from 07:00 to 17:00 during the week and is available for email contact during general hours (07:00 – 16:00) over the weekends.
Telephone Office +27 (0)87 813 0501
Alternative Office +27 (0)14 161 0800
Address PO Box 433, Vaalwater, South Africa, 0530
Lodge Reservations Please contact the lodges directly.
Take the N1 north out of Johannesburg/Pretoria. Just over 120 km after Pretoria find the Kranskop toll Plaza. Take the R33 off-ramp at the toll plaza (keep in the left hand lane) to Modimolle / Nylstroom.Drive straight through Modimolle/Nylstroom on the R33 towards Vaalwater. Drive straight through Vaalwater on the R510 towards Thabazimbi.
Follow the R510 for 24 km after leaving Vaalwater, the gate is on your left hand side (look out for the sign “Welgevonden Main Gate”)
(GPS S 24° 12.150’ E 027° 54.099’)
Follow the R510 for 6 km after leaving Vaalwater, turn left on the Bakkerspas dirt road, follow it for 34 km, the gate is on your right hand side (look out for sign “Welgevonden South Gate”)
(GPS S 24° 23.164’ E 027° 50.843’ )
Follow the R510 for 13 km after leaving Vaalwater, turn left on the little dirt road (look out for sign “Welgevonden East Gate”), follow it for 11 km.
(GPS S 24° 17.837” E 027° 55.283’)
Follow the R510 for 47 km after leaving Vaalwater, turn left on the Schoongelegen dirt road, follow it for 17 km, the gate is on your left hand side (look out for sign “Welgevonden West Gate”)
(GPS S 24° 14.586’ E 027° 43.080’)
All aircraft intending landing on Welgevonden are required to request and receive permission to land on Welgevonden Game Reserve. Two gravel landing strips are available on the reserve and numerous lodges have private helipads.