Just. Click. Pack. Go
Address: 341 Bushpig Avenue, Marloth Park, Mpumalanga, South Africa
From: R1 445 per night
Closest Gate: Crocodile Bridge Gate (27km)
Needles Lodge is an intimate, luxurious and welcoming owner run lodge in the heart of Marloth Park, a private residential nature reserve bordering the Kruger National Park between the Malelane and Crocodile Bridge entrances to the Park. Interaction with the wildlife is a daily occurrence for our guests.
Whether you are just passing by, visiting The Kruger Park, discovering the diverse attractions in the province of Mpumalanga, or simply looking for a comfortable, quiet and peaceful retreat for a few days, Needles Lodge is the perfect place to relax and unwind.
With nothing but the sights and sounds of the African bush, numerous guest appearances from resident kudu, zebra, giraffe, warthog, wildebeest, impala and numerous other species wandering around the lodge and keeping you company, you can lay back and enjoy surrounding bush or go on one of the many day trips available. The central lounge and entertainment area at Needles Lodge extends out onto a large outside deck surrounding the trunk of a giant Marula tree. Under the shade of the giant Marula, guests can relax with views of the bush or simply drop into the swimming pool located adjacent to the outside entertainment deck.
Wining & Dining: South Africa is most famous for its enjoyment of fine food and wine. In particular, Mpumalanga has got access to the freshest of seafood that is caught in neighbouring Mozambique which is well known for its prawns, crayfish, clams and freshly caught line fish. Mpumalanga is also famous for its beef so you will also savour some of the best “braais” and roasts in the country.
Denis will be happy to cater to your specific weaknesses so be sure to place your order in advance for some of the most excellent seafood and meat dishes. A fond lover of wine, Denis also offers a wide selection of some of the Capes best wines. The honour bar is available for guests to choose from a full selection of beers, spirits and soft drinks.
Breakfast and dinner is served daily but guests may also enjoy lunch (prepared and served with prior notice) either in the open plan kitchen and dining room or alternatively, outside on the deck under the shade of the giant Marula tree.
The central living and dining area offers old country style, luxury couches and chairs. The lodge provides cable TV, an extensive library of magazines, novels, historic and safari coffee table books.
Other services and facilities available at the lodge include an fully licenced bar and a walk-in climate controlled wine cellar with a selection of over 45 fine South African wine. A full laundry service is also available. Laundry service plus are available at reception.
List of all Needles Lodge luxury facilities & Services:
• All rooms are air-conditioned and have ceiling fans.
• Bathrooms en-suite with oversized bath and separate standing showers.
• Central living and entertainment area.
• Full stocked bar.
• Mini fridges with complimentary goodies
• Outside entertainment deck and swimming pool.
• A full, hearty breakfast is served daily and lunch and dinner are arranged to your preference with prior notice.
• Picnic hampers can be arranged on request.
• TV with DSTV satellite, including a choice of sports channels, Discovery Channel, CNN, Sky and BBC.
• Extensive library of magazines, books, historic and safari coffee table books.
• Free WiFi.
• Fax and telephone facilities.
• Same day laundry services.
• Hair dryers in rooms.
• A wide variety of other leisure activities can be arranged.