Making this game farm unique, is the Hyena project.  Hyenas are kept in 20 hectare camps and can be viewed during Game Drives. We have also started with a lion camp and we will keep you informed as to when we will actually have them on the farm.

The wonder of the wild will ensure you to leave uBhetyan-o-Africa with unforgettable memories.

Family owned and operated, uBhetyan-o-Africa is administered to the highest ethical standards, in keeping with modern conservation methods for the protection and enhancement of it's indigenous and endangered species...

The unique layout of uBhetyan-o-Africa within the borders of Mpumalanga offers surrounding of both bush veld and high veld.  This is the ideal venue for a family safari in a private nature reserve.

A self catering experience is available in this lodge, while surrounded by game and the bush veld.



uBhetyan-o-Africa is situated between Middelburg, Mpumalanga and Groblersdal.  Only 145 km drive from Pretoria and 155 km drive from Johannesburg.  Spread over 492 hectare of untamed bush, this reserve hosts more than 10 species of game:


  • Rhino
  • Giraffe
  • Gemsbuck
  • Redhartbeest
  • Bluewildbeest
  • Impala
  • Blesbuck
  • Nyala
  • Waterbuck
  • Hyena
  • Ostrich
  • Kudu
  • Eland
  • Zebra
  • Lions (coming soon)



Accommodation at uBhetyan-o-Africa consist of 2 x Camps and the Lapa Chalet. The main camp (or Lodge) and the Bush camp, as well as camping sites on request. All accommodation at uBhetyan-o-Africa are Self Catering units. This is a "Quick-Getaway" for a weekend, away from the hustle and bustle of daily routine at home. We are looking forward to see you here.


Lodge Buildings include:

The Lodge provide excellent accommodation and other facilities to make your stay an unforgettable experience at very reasonable prices. This is the ideal group accommodation venue and can accommodate up to 20 people.

5 x 4 bed chalets

1 x double bed chalet

2 x ablution blocks

1 x games room

1 x bar / tv room

1 x splash pool

1 x boma area

1 x commercial lapa (kitchen/dining/lounge/loft)


The Bush Camp provide a real "in-the-Bush" atmosphere. The camp consist of the following:

  • 1 x 6 single bed units
  • Boma and Braai
  • Bathroom
  • Kitchen (Fully equipped)

There is no electricity here and all equipment are run from gas. A traditional "donkey" will produce hot water.


Lapa Chalets provide private accommodation to couples and families. These chalets are close to the lodge and lodge facilities, eg. games room, TV room, pool, etc. and use of these facilities are inclusive.

The lapa chalets consist of 2 x Chalets, each comprising of:

  • 1 x Room (sleeps 4 people)
  • 1 x Kitchen
  • 1 x bathroom
  • 1 x Braai area


Camping sites (on request only)

At our Day Visitor site, tents may be used for camping. Please keep in mind that the game (like the Rhino) are roaming about freely. Own camping gear is essential. We do not provide any. It is also important to note that there is no electricity available at these sites.


Other Facilities

Day Visitor Facilities

  • 1 x day visitors ablution block
  • 1 x day visitors kitchen
  • 1 x kiosk
  • 1 x gate entrance
  • 5 x day visitor's lapa's

Bow Hunting Facilities

  • 5 x bow hunting hides

Team Building Facilities

  • 1 x obstacle course (23 x obstacles)
  • 1 x paintball course (26 x hides)



Other Buildings

  • 1 x cement dam
  • 2 x dam barriers
  • 5 x natural dam (fed by fountains)
  • 5 x concrete drinking holes
  • 1 x store
  • 1 x old farmhouse
  • 2 x servant's quarters



Click below to move directly to the different activities available:

Team Building

Hiking Trail

Hunting (Bow and / or Rifle)

Paint Ball

Day Visitors

Game Drives

Obstical Course


Quad Bikes

Horse Riding