Mafefe 4×4 Camp

Northern Drakensberg Mountains

High in the northern Drakensberg Mountains is Mafefe’s 4×4 Trails Camp. Accessible only by 4×4, slow, patient driving rewards the driver for the slow trip with magnificent scenery and an unparalleled environment for hiking, mountain biking and enjoying the great outdoors.

Accessible only with high ground clearance, low range 4x4s, Mafefe 4×4 Trails Camp provides prefect overnight accommodation for 4×4 expeditions. For those who love hiking and mountain biking, it is a perfect spot from which to base day-trips in the surrounding mountains.


Rondawel; R375 per person sharing

Single Sup +30%

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Valid until 31 March 2020


Note: Special offers are non-commissionable and apply to direct bookings only. For these rates please enquire using the form below.

Accommodation & Dining

Mafefe Cultural Camp has 5 stand-alone thatched rondavels, each with two ¾ beds, chairs and a bedside stand. Ablutions are communal, with flush toilets, shower and basins.

The kitchen, dining and camp-fire facilities are communal, and give adventure travelers an ideal opportunity to get to meet and interact with other like-minded travelers. You will share a gas hob and camp fire for cooking, as well as fridge and freezer for storage of food. The necessary pots, crockery & cutlery are also supplied.

There is no electricity, and paraffin or solar lanterns are provided for light at night.  If self-catering, don’t forget to bring firewood.


Accommodation is in traditional Pedi-style bungalows. No linen provided. There is a communal bathroom available, as well as cooking facilities including a fridge, gas hob, cutlery and crockery.


Take the R37 south from Polokwane (towards Lydenberg)

  1. Turn-off from R 37 – S24.25972 E29.79325
  2. Turn right onto gravel – S24.18019 E30.09841
  3. Mafefe village – S24.20263 E30.11073
  4. Turn left – S24.26205 E30.15335
  5. Turn right – S24.26495 E30.15652
  6. Turn right – S24.27932 E30.22207
  7. Left up hill (select low range 4×4) – S24.27857 E30.22428
  8. En-route waypoint – S24.22204 E30.28890
  9. Keep right – S24.22442 E30.29723
  10. 1254m – S24.22580 E30.29931
  11. Pioneers house – S24.23145 E30.29472
  12. Turn left – S24.23452 E30.29889
  13. Mafefe camp – S24.22397 E30.31617

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Cancellation Policy

30 days or more before arrival – no charge | 29-15 days before arrival – 50% of total cost | 14-0 days before arrival – 90% of total cost
Please take out travel insurance to cover cancellation fees.

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