Awelani Lodge at Pafuri Gate, Northern Kruger National Park

Awelani Lodge is situated near Pafuri Gate at the northern section of Kruger National Park. The Lodge offers self-catering chalets as well as camping sites and an on-site restaurant and pub. Situated in a 1700 hectare conservancy, Awelani provides visitors an outstanding opportunity to walk or mountain bike through a wooded conservancy with a remarkable arrange of trees, Baobab, Mopani and Lobombo Ironwood to name a few.

Sandstone outcrops hide what is probably San and Khoi rock art and traditional Venda grain storage units. A purpose-built birdhide and waterhole offers outstanding bird watching. A sightings list of over 700 birds confirms this Pafuri area destination is an excellent site for twitchers.


Awelani Lodge offers self-catering standard & luxury chalets, camping sites and an on-site restaurant, pub and swimming pool.



View our gallery of Awelani Lodge and the surrounding area, located just 12 km’s from Kruger National Park’s Pafuri Gate in a 1700 hectare conservancy.


Standard Rates

Book your stay at Awelani Lodge, offering affordable accommodation near Kruger National Park’s Pafuri Gate, view our 2017 rates here.


SADC Rates

View our special 2017 rates at Awelani Lodge for local and Southern African Development Community (SADC) residents here.


Awelani Lodge is a Fair Trade Certified property, operated by Transfrontier Parks Destinations. The lodge is ideally situated for visitors to Kruger National Park’s northern section, cross-border travelers & those looking for accommodation near Pafuri Gate. The lodge is in a wooded conservancy and offers chalet accommodation and a camping site.

Visit the Fair Trade Tourism website to find out more.