Awelani Lodge at Pafuri Gate, Northern Kruger National Park

Awelani Lodge is situated near Pafuri Gate (just 12 km’s away) and Tshikondeni (25km’s away) at¬†the northern section of Kruger National Park in South Africa. The Lodge offers self-catering chalets, bungalows, safari tents as well as a camping site 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.

accommodation near pafuri gate


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

milky way at awelani cave


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.

dining area at awelani lodge

Standard Rates

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

chalet kitchen at awelani lodge

Local & SADC Rates

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