Marken - Shelanti luxury tented camp Big 5
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Nestled between the rural villages of Marken and Baltimore in the Limpopo Bushveld, the 16 000 hectare Shelanti big 5 Game Farm is merely a three-hour drive from Johannesburg and less than two hours' drive from Pietersburg.

Shelanti offers guests four accommodation options a luxury tented camp (details on this page), comfortable 3 star Chalets, a comfortable Lodge Guesthouse where you will be pampered by dedicated staff, or a self-catering Bush Lodge in the Big 5 camp see separate web pages on Farmstay for both the chalets, Lodge Guest House and the Bush lodge

The tented camp consists of just 15 secluded, luxury tents. Each luxurious tent features its own en-suite bathroom and a deck overlooking the African bush, connected by pathways with the main Camp.

These elegant and spacious tents, with permanent bases, are meant for relaxation, and sleep two (2) people in comfortable king sized beds. We also offer three (3) family tents with two (2) king sized beds and a sleeper couch in the lounge. Each tent has an en-suite bathroom equipped with a bath, shower, basin and toilet.
The tented camp consists of just 15 secluded, luxury tents. Each luxurious tent features its own en-suite bathroom and a deck overlooking the African bush
The tented camp consists of just 15 secluded, luxury tents. Each luxurious tent features its own en-suite bathroom and a deck overlooking the African bush
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Activities:

Game Viewing Game drives on open Landrovers are done on a daily basis. Special needs of our guests are considered when planning a game drive. Night drives are also quite popular and very invigorating in winter. Guided walks are done on request and can vary from thirty minutes to a few hours - depending on the needs and fitness of our guests

Bird Watching The feathered folk abound at Shelanti and the birding enthusiast can have a delightful time trying to identify as many as possible of our 260 plus species of birds

Hiking Trails 4 x 4 ROUTES. The 4 X 4 trail covers between 60 and 100 kilometers depending on your length of stay and stamina. For the more experienced driver there are between four or five difficult sections depending on weather conditions
 
Rates:
Season Single Double
In season R 0.00 R 0.00
Out season R 0.00 R 0.00
Remarks: Rates on request
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television No
Radio No
Heater No
Roof Fan No
Airconditioner No
These elegant and spacious tents are meant for relaxation
These elegant and spacious tents are meant for relaxation
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Nearest Town:
Ellisras - Lephalale
Distance: 82km
Police: Yes
Hospital: Yes
RESERVATIONS: Make a reservation enquiry (only an enquiry) by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office hours: 039 313 0608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at august@farmstay.co.za
Farm Details
Farm Name/s:Shelanti - 16000 ha
Farming Activities: 
Farm History: 

A bit about your hosts:
Proudly part of the Waterberg Biosphere Reserve, this malaria-free resort is privately-owned and managed by a team of qualified and dedicated people whose primary qualification is a true love and respect for the South African bush. Our games drives are popular with a reason!
Our games drives are popular with a reason!
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How to get there:
Directions and GPS co-ordinates supplied when reservations are made

  Photo gallery

Some 300 vultures converge on the vulture restaurant and cocktail viewpoint
Some 300 vultures converge on the vulture restaurant and cocktail viewpoint
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   Lounge in the spacious lapa, dining and conference facilities
Lounge in the spacious lapa, dining and conference facilities
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