Thali Thali Game Lodge — a haven for wildlife, adventure, and good times

Thali Thali is the wildlife of South Africa

Located in the heart of the Western Cape, this retreat offers unparalleled access to indigenous South African flora and fauna. Featured in two of our themed West Coast Way routes, this game lodge will help you see magnificent species up close. The Thali Thali Lodge is the wildlife of South Africa, and home to several incredible bird species, Cape buffalo, giraffes, zebras and other animals that call this Weskus nature reserve and getaway location home.

Thali Thali is the wildlife of South Africa

Thali Thali is the wildlife of South Africa

The wildlife in South Africa abounds, and nowhere is this more evident than at Thali Thali Game Lodge

On the West Coast Way road trip

Thali Thali Game Lodge is located in the West Coast, a region known for its rich biodiversity. The lodge is set within a game and fynbos that provides guests with abundant opportunities to see and experience wildlife.

Thali Thali Game Lodge is within close range of a number of listed Important Bird Areas (IBAs), such as the West Coast National Park (Geelbek), the Saldanha Islands, Dassen Island, the Lower Berg River Wetlands and Verlorenvlei.

Game drives are conducted daily at the lodge by experienced guides who will help you get close to some of South Africa’s game — an entertaining and educational experience for kids of all ages. The Thali Thali Game Lodge game drives are priced at R300 pp for adults, R150 pp for children 5-12 years old, and free for children under 5 years. Bookings are esssential.

Glamping And Game Drives At Thali Thali Game Lodge

Giraffe – wildlife of South Africa

You can enjoy even more adventures at Thali Thali Game Lodge

You can enjoy a number of activities at Thali Thali Game Lodge

  • Archery lessons: This is an opportunity to extra adventurous. The range simulates real-life hunting situations and has 23 life-sized 3D rubber animal targets. You can use your own bow or rent one from the shop. Thali Thali Game Lodge archery lessons are strictly by appointment – call Thys on 083 275 2825. 
  • Hiring venues: If you need somewhere beautiful yet intimate for your special event, then look no further than Thali Thali Game Lodge’s venue hire options! For weddings, the lodge offers a beautiful arrangement on their lawn — perfect for wedding ceremonies. Thali Thali Game Lodge also offers various venues for conferences, depending on the number of guests and the conference structure.

Thali Thali is the wildlife of South Africa

At Thali Thali Game Lodge, you can soak up the sun in style at their swimming pool

The swimming pool is a great place to cool off after a day of adventure. At Thali Thali Game Lodge, you can relax in style with a cocktail from the bar or read a book while enjoying the view.

The lodge itself is also a great place to unwind. The natural environment around you makes it feel like a home away from home, with friendly staff members always willing to provide excellent service.

A game reserve with multiple accommodations

Glamping Tents, chalets and a grand farm house – you choose

Thali Thali Game Lodge offers three types of accommodation: self-catering chalets, B&B glamping tents, or the self-catering farmhouse. This variety of accommodation options makes it easy for guests to choose the one that best suits their needs. If you’re looking for something more homey but still rustic, opt for the “Ouma Se Huis” farmhouse. For those who prefer something more outdoorsy, the B&B glamping tents come equipped with a kitchenette, an ensuite bathroom and a double bedroom.

For bookings: Contact: (c) +27 (0)82 372 8637   [email protected]


Thali Thali Game Lodge

Thali Thali is the wildlife of South Africa

Find Thali Thali Game Lodge on the West Coast Way Foodie and Tractor Route to upgrade your family vacation experience this year. There are plenty of activities in which you can participate as a family; you can go on game drives, learn archery together or just relax by the poolside while enjoying some cocktails at sunset!

Facilities available at Thali Thali Game Lodge
• Accommodation  • Child-Friendly  • Bar  • Restaurant (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)  • Pool  • Wheelchair Accessibility (Rooms, Bedrooms & Bathrooms) • 3 Star Tourism Grading  • AA Grading • Trip Advisor  • Conference Facilities  • Wedding and Function Venue  • Shop  • Game Drives  • Online Booking Facilities.

Distance from Cape Town: 117km
Where: R27
Open 7 days a week | Free entry
R300/person for 90 min Game Drive (Booking essential in high season) R150 pp for children (5-12 years); Free Under 5 years
R150/person for Archery Lesson (Booking essential in high season)
Contact: (c) +27 (0)82 372 8637   [email protected]

West Coast Way Is South Africa’s Road Trip With The Most Twists

Explore the Cape West Coast by planning a self-drive trip or book a guided tour for a nature and adventure-filled Cape West Coast holiday.

Road-Trip-Southern-Africa-West-Coast-Way-Routes Find a 101+ things to see and do on the West Coast Way: Enjoy wine, craft beer, olives and Rooibos tea tastings, Weskus cuisine and braaivleis (barbecue), swing into Citrusdal with a zipline, go Cederberg bouldering, jump into natural (warm) pools, step onto cruises of lagoons and rivers, trek through nature reserves and a National Park, hop onto game drives, try the skill of archery and angling, get your adrenaline pumping with sand-boarding and quad-biking, go horse riding, learn about the San culture and Riel-dancing, do kite- and windsurfing, chill in your flip flops and do surfing, book a kayaking trip, go beach hopping, learn about bees, whales and listen to our birds in a twitcher’s paradise – all in South Africa’s wildflower reserve. For more information on the West Coast’s top places to go, road tripping, hikes, tours and trails, explore or call West Coast Way on 0861 321 777.  Follow us on @WestCoastWaySA on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.


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