Sublime Boma Dinner
Festive dinners around the campfire
Breathtaking Thatched Suites
Well-appointed safari suites
Expansive Dining Area
Safari style in the Olifants West
Your Stay

Ezulwini Billy's Lodge is a grand structure accentuated with leadwood pillars and thatched ceilings. The lodge features a raised skywalk that leads to a private waterhole frequented by a plethora of wildlife. The wine cellar built into a natural rock cave and handcrafted display table adds to the unique merit of Billy's Lodge.

Guests have the option of staying in both luxury chalets and luxury suites, accommodating a total of 12 people. The main lodge is furnished with a unique indoor bar, boma area, and a luxurious leather-suited lounge area. Billy's Lodge, like River Lodge, has a swimming pool and serves delectable homemade meals under the stars.

Accommodation at Billy's Lodge is stylish and inspired by the natural elements of the surrounding bushveld. With their stained-concrete floors, en-suite bathrooms and soft furnishings, the thatched suites harmonize perfectly with the surrounding environment.

Billy's Lodge has three luxury chalets; two of which are traditional rondavels, and one room that leads onto the pool area. Each room sleeps two people in twin or double beds with mosquito netting and bedside tables. There are three luxury suites, which are indulgently spacious with open-plan en-suite bathrooms, indoor bath, plus indoor and outdoor showers. Private decks have plunge pools, sun loungers and a view.

Our Top 5
  • The elevated skywalk overlooking the waterhole
  • Room service offering champagne on ice
  • An underground wine cellar surrounded by rocks
  • Private plunge pools in the luxury suites
  • Location in a Big 5 reserve with abundant big cat activity

Where To
Find Us

The Olifants West Nature Reserve is part of the Greater Kruger Park, located on the western boundary of the Kruger National Park in South Africa’s Limpopo Province.

Guests at Billy’s Lodge can access the lodge via self-drive or road transfer after flying to Eastgate airport in Hoedspruit. The drive from Eastgate airport to Billy’s Lodge is about 1 hour in duration along the well-travelled R40. Guests will enter the reserve through the Olifants West gate and drive a short distance through the reserve to the lodge.

Guests flying to Johannesburg OR Tambo airport can take a shuttle or self-drive optionto cover the 6 hour car journey to the Olifants West Nature Reserve.

What makes this a superb location is its unfenced border with the Kruger National Park. Ezulwini guests head out on game drive in the reserve, visiting various waterholes and the Olifants River.

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