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Welcome To South Gate Lodge

South-Gate Country Lodge is an exclusive 3 star lodge situated on a 8 hectare expanse of untamed Bushveld behind the Polokwane wildlife reserve. We offer an unique combination of relaxation and tranquillity away from busy everyday life. South-Gate Events specializes in events and functions ranging from year ends and conferencing to weddings. Equipped with a variety of luxury accommodation both affordable and comfortable, this tranquil getaway makes for great escape be it business or leisure

Our professional team of experts are ready to assist and ensure every detail is handled with care. Your unique requirements will be given the highest priority and your expectations will certainly be met – in fact, we will far exceed them. South-Gate Events have three unique venues to accommodate your special needs, to make you function one to remember

With air-conditioned venues of various sizes, we can accommodate from 70 to 350 delegates. South-Gate Country Lodge is conveniently situated just 5 minutes from Polokwane on the R37 towards Chuenespoort, 5 minutes from the Polokwane airport making it an accessible destination to both local and international guests

The hard work and strategic planning of the late Flip Benade, founder of South-Gate Country Lodge, put in since the establishment of the enterprise in 1993, dream was to have their own boarding house. After years of meticulous planning their dream was made true. This passion and personal commitment is now a place to call home, where all who come as guest leave as friends

The legacy of Mr Benade will live forth as the directors and employees is carrying out his wishes for the company in the hope to do him proud. South-Gate Country Lodge is also proud owners of a newly established MBT Petroleum Filling Station and BuzzCafe convenience Store, first in Polokwane. Which opened on the 3rd of August 2017. The station is situated on the premises of the lodge ideally located to service the heavy taffic on the R37 between Polokwane and Lebowagomo

Activities At The Lodge

 Beauty Salon • Cold-water swimming pool • Jungle Gym
 Birdwatching • Trampoline • Braai area • Restaurant •

Nearby Attractions

 Canopy Tour (Magoebaskloof) • Debegeni waterfall • Maropa Casino • Splash • Polokwane Wild Reserve • Paintball predator  Bird & reptile Park • Mall of the North • Farmyard

Facilities At The Lodge

WiFi • Liquor Store • Buzz Café 24 • South-Gate Restuarant  Laundry • ATM • Filling Station • Conference Facilities




MBT Petroleum is operating within the petroleum and lubrication sector and is amongst the leading non refining wholesalers in the South African market

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Let us host the perfect event

Thank you for considering South-Gate Country Lodge Events
as a venue to host your function. We are here to create
the experience you have en visioned. Our professional event
planning team is ready to assist in ensuring every detail is
handled with care and every expectation is met and exceeded