10km from the last traffic light in Potchefstroom, on the N12 Road towards Jhb
+27 (0) 71 604 7952

Welcome to
Lekwena Wildlife Estate & Venue

Living with the wild on your doorstep

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On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan City, China. ‘Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2’ (SARS-CoV-2) was confirmed as the causative agent of what we now know as ‘Coronavirus Disease 2019’ (COVID-19). Since then, the virus has spread to more than 100 countries, including South Africa.

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Enjoy the best
view in the
North West 

Lekwena Wildlife Estate is a private game reserve on just over 3000 hectares situated on the outskirts of Potchefstroom.

The combination of bushveld, savannah, rocky outcrops and wetlands offer a diverse habitat for wildlife on one of the finest game ranching land available in the North West.

Lekwena offers you the opportunity to own a home with timeless bushveld views and a tranquil lifestyle with the wild on your doorstep.

Our Main Features

Our main features consist of the rondawels & venue with conference and boardroom facilities.
The Wildlife Estate offers property or stands for sale.

Carefree Family Lifestyle 

Experience a carefree lifestyle with the African sunset from your patio. View our video and see for yourself the beauty of the landscape at Lekwena Wildlife Estate.


Nature and Wildlife in Abundance

The reserve is home to approximately 2000 head of game which includes 20 antelope species and more than 163 identified bird species.

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Rondawel Accommodation

The rustic African rondawels offer 3 self-catering units with their own braai facilities, ideal for a family or weekend breakaway.

These rondawels are not situated on the game farm but you have access to the game farm should you wish to book a game drive at reception well in advance.

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Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our guests have to say:

My first experience of Lekwena! Stunning place! Loved it!

Alison Thomas O’Brien

An extraordinary activity to be enjoyed by friends or family. Medicine for the soul.

Cecile Eloff 

What a beautiful place! Excellent restaurant and rooms! We had an amazing experience.

Inge Lubbe

Fauna & Flora at Lekwena

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News & Events

View our news and events at Lekwena Wildlife Estate

Uit die perd se bek!

Soos vertel deur die Viljoen gesin… Ontspanning in die buitelug. Avonture vir die hele gesin. Nuuskierige[…]

Lekwena’s Annual Full Moon Charity Walk 2020

The Annual Full Moon Walk was again hosted at the Lekwena Wildlife Estate on 6[…]

4th Lekwena Full Moon Charity Walk 22 Feb 2019

The tickets were sold out even before the day of the event arrived, setting the[…]

Nature and Luxury at its Best

Take a tour through our property, wildlife estate, beautiful venue, luxury accommodation and activities.

Fine Dining

We create beautiful food for your special event. Name it, we create it.

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Your Dream Event

Lekwena offers breath-taking views for your function, inside the venue or should you prefer the nature we can accommodate you under the trees.

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Game Drives

The game viewing routes stretching over more than 37 km are planned around the 15 dams and lookout points, offering you spectacular opportunities to experience wildlife in their natural habitat.

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Horse Riding

For the active family, there are various cycle, hiking and horse riding trails. Lekwena also offers picnic spots where curious wild neighbours might join in the fun. 

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Contact us

Talk to us for more information regarding property development, accommodation bookings or hosting you next event.