Mabalingwe Nature Reserve

Mabalingwe has been described as the perfect “all year round big five experience”. This 12 500 hectare nature reserve in the Bela-Bela district boasts rolling hills, spectacular scenery, dams, prolific bird-life, 36 species of wild life - including the Big Five – to mention just some of the wonders that await you. In addition to the awesome surrounds and first-rate accommodation, you can choose from a host of activities including game drives, horseback game viewing, paintball, cold and heated swimming pools and an outdoor spa. Or, simply soak up the views and the natural beauty from the peace of your chalet.

RCI Mabalingwe holds RCI Gold Crown Resort status and was awarded first runner up in the Top Gold Crown Resorts, in the Large Resort category, at the 2017 RCI OSCAS Awards Ceremony. These great achievements represent the hard work and dedication of both our on-site and off-site management teams.

Mabalingwe Newsletter June 2016
Mabalingwe Newsletter December 2016
Mabalingwe Newsletter July 2017


Resort Use Agreements
Mabalingwe Newsletter - July 2014
Mabalingwe Newsletter December 2014
Mabalingwe Newsletter June 2015