Who We Are

Situated within the valleys of Limpopo’s Soutpansberg Mountain, Madi a Thavha is nestled at the heart of the vast and diverse Venda landscape

LUXURY HOSPITALITY BORN OF INDIGINEOUS CULTURES

We prioritize your comfort

Our Lodge is situated along R522 in a valley of the Soutpansberg Mountains, 11 km west of Louis Trichardt/ Makhado in Northern Limpopo.

Madi a Thavha, meaning mountain water, is a Venda language name graciously given to our establishment for the seasonally flowing river that runs through our valley from our mystic Mountains.

With great cultural diversity, and even greater natural diversity, Madi a Thavha caters to the needs of all who wish to call it home.

RE-DISCOVER THE COMFORT OF HOME AT MADI A THAVHA MOUNTAIN LODGE

Rooms & Luxury Suites

Madi a Thavha offers our guests a unique rediscovery of home, with its unique interiors fashioned with a fusion of traditional and modern Venda, Tsonga and Pedi styles and luxury amenities to complete the perfect getaway experience. 

Our staff, comprising entirely of locals, cater to the needs of all our guests, providing them with not only impeccable service, but also the warmness of family, further elevating their experience at Madi a Thavha to be beyond that of just excellence, but of genuine home-bred comfort. 

Madi A Thavha spans over 320 hectares, including 12 rooms comprising of standard and luxury suites, equipped with kitchens for guests interested in self-catering.

Our Outdoor Lapa and Boma area are perfect for small groups looking to host events and conferences.

Our Offerings

Madi a thavha offers a wide range of activities an amenities, perfect for everyone; from the adventure lover to the leisure enthusiast.

Swimming pool

Spa & massage

Hiking

Outdoor event space

Gallery

Natural Waterfall

Restaurant

Ziplining

Cycling

Boma area

Cultural tours

Camping

Scenic Viewpoints