Discover the Diverse Wildlife of Ulusaba Game Reserve
Ulusaba Rock Lodge is Sir Richard Branson’s Private Game Reserve located in the Western sector of the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve. Rock Lodge is perched high on the summit of a koppie and provides panoramic views over miles of bush, the wildlife roaming within, and the beauty of the lowveld below.
Ulusaba Rock Lodge features ten individually designed rooms and suites as well as a swimming pool, gymnasium, a wine cellar, Aroma Boma spa with panoramic views, a Bush Observatory perfect for stargazing and tennis courts. Guests can enjoy safari walks, moonlit bush dinners and of course, the twice daily game drives.
At Ulusaba Rock Lodge, you are on top of the world, perfect for surveying miles of the game-rich South African bush as you stand eight hundred feet above the wilderness. The view is king here and there are endless opportunities to spot the roaming wildlife, all set against a backdrop of the Drakensberg Mountains far in the distance. The Lodge inside is just as spectacular with the granite rock of the koppie a key feature of the main house’s design and each room’s unique design reflecting African tribal influences and style.
There are eight rooms at Ulusaba Rock Lodge, including the Master Suite, Makwela Suites, Rock Cliff rooms and the two bedroom Rock Suite, some with private plunge pools.
There are four adjoining Rock Cliff rooms, all south facing with views over the vast landscape. Rooms are spacious and offer en-suite bathrooms with spectacular views. Two of these rooms are built on split levels with a spiral staircase connecting the bedroom and bathroom.
All Rock Cliff Rooms feature King Size beds (that can split into Twins), air conditioning, ceiling fans, and mosquito nets. Each room is supplied with bottled water, spray-on insect repellent, Africology toiletries, a hairdryer, bathrobes, and slippers. Complimentary Wi-Fi Access is available.
Furthermore, all rooms include tea and coffee-making facilities, snacks, and a complimentary minibar. Each room boasts a private terrace or balcony.
The 125 sqm Rock Suite comprises two bedrooms, a living area, and en-suite facilities. The master bedroom features a King Size Bed (convertible into Twins), a full en-suite bathroom, and bush views. The second bedroom has a Queen Bed and a smaller en-suite (shower only).
Perfect for families, the Rock Suite accommodates 2 adults and 2 children (under 12 years) with all Cubs Club activities included. The suite offers air conditioning, mosquito nets, and complimentary Wi-Fi. You’ll find amenities like bottled water, insect repellent, Africology toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. Enjoy the private balcony from both the Master Bedroom and lounge area.
The 115 sqm Master Suite boasts three levels with captivating views, an en-suite bathroom, and a private balcony with an infinity plunge pool. The living area is equipped with a telescope and iPod docking station.
The Master Suite features a King Size Bed (non-convertible), along with air conditioning, ceiling fans, and mosquito nets. Amenities include bottled water, insect repellent, Africology toiletries, a hairdryer, bathrobes, and slippers. Complimentary Wi-Fi is accessible.
Each room offers tea and coffee-making facilities, snacks, and a complimentary mini bar. Additionally, the Master Suite has two private outdoor decks.
Each of the 125 sqm Makwela Suites, known as Makwela Dusk & Makwela Dawn, offers two levels, private balconies, full en-suite bathrooms with outdoor showers, an infinity plunge pool, fireplace, living area, and a separate study/library. In the lounge/study, there’s a day bed suitable for children.
The Makwela Suites provide a King Size Bed (convertible into Twins), as well as air conditioning, ceiling fans, a fireplace, and mosquito nets. Room amenities include bottled water, insect repellent, Africology toiletries, a hairdryer, bathrobes, and slippers. Complimentary Wi-Fi is accessible.
Each suite features tea and coffee-making facilities, snacks, and a complimentary minibar. Additionally, the Makwela Suites offer a private deck with panoramic bush views.
Stay at Rock Lodge based on an exclusive buy-out. Rock Lodge has 10 rooms and suites and can accommodate up to 20 guests based in double occupancy rooms. Children of all ages are welcome at Rock Lodge
The Aroma Boma at Ulusaba is the perfect antidote to all the excitement of being out on the game
drives. Book in for a relaxing treatment, from facial rituals to massage to essential grooming.
The Aroma Boma at Rock Lodge is located 800 feet above the African Savannah with truly stunning views over the Bush and offers complete privacy.
Ulusaba uses a range of products from Africology. Africology prides itself on its African roots, taking inspiration from home and using local active ingredients including Rooibos, Aloe, Marula and African Potato.
Guests can enjoy a stargazing evening as part of their game viewing experience at our observatory in the Bush. Our Rangers will teach all about the constellations you can see from points in the southern hemisphere!