Tiveka Game Lodge 

Your Comfort, Our Priority

About Us

Tiveka Game Lodge, a serene lodge nested in the Eerstgoud valley at the foothill of the Swartberg Mountains. It is a natural habitat well located in the Makapan World Heritage Site, and neighboring the first Gold Mine in South Africa. 

Tiveka Game Lodge is one of Limpopo largest private game lodge that offers best value for money deals possible, with magnificent sense of space, 32 km away from Polokwane, easily accessible right within R101 road to Johannesburg. This is an area of great fascination, with its range of attractiveness; great natural landscapes, over 630 different types of animals, uncounted birds species and combination of vast culture and traditions with similar unique way of hospitality “Ubuntu”. Indeed this is the place to explore and understand the typical Limpopo experience.

Tiveka Game Lodge caters for individuals, tourists, families and groups who value family friendly environment, privacy, romance, wildlife, indulgence and in need of conferencing and environmental unforgettable experiences.

Tiveka game lodge was named after Mrs. Tiveka Stella Mathumbu, a former school principal to a successful female entrepreneur who has built her brand during the challenging times of old governmental regime yet strived in the middle of striving male world. With the name Tiveka (Famous) that has brought her the heart of dedication, and persistence her name carries, she is truly an inspiration to all women and youth. She has founded three successful businesses;

·        Tiveka Bukuta Complex – (24 shops complex)

·        Tiveka business enterprised – (construction and general supply)

·        Tiveka Game Lodge – from being purchased with just 6 rooms to 78 rooms, 30 employees, 10 to over 1000 individuals groups conferencing, to over 630 game types excluding uncounted birds species.


·        2010 woman of excellency (Black woman forum)

·        2009 Eteya award (The provincial emerging entrepreneur in tourism and second runner National)