Welcome to Finfoot Lake Reserve
At Finfoot Lake Reserve we are passionate about the work we do. Located within the Greater Pilanesberg, we can custom design a unique conference experience for your delegates incorporating a variety of specially supervised team building exercises. As well as canoeing, fishing, barge cruises, game drives, guided bush walks or simply relax in our beautiful rock pool. Let us tempt you with a selection of superb home-made cuisine which you can enjoy under the stars next to a roaring fire, or in one of our cool thatched dining areas.
All this just 90 minutes from Johannesburg and 45 minutes from Sun City.
With 8km of pristine water frontage on our 3500 hectare reserve, we are uniquely situated to offer unforgettable experiences. We can accommodate 50 guests in our comfortable chalets plus there are two fivestar luxury self-catering villa’s which can accommodate 8 and 10 guests respectively. Conference facilities are available for up to 60 delegates. Enjoy abundant wildlife and extraordinary bird watching (over 400 species) at Finfoot. We invite you to come and explore the possibilities with us.
The eight 4 sleeper Bush chalets (2 beds, 1 x sleeper couch) on site have dressed thatch ceilings, earthy print fabrics and indigenous wood furniture which make for a pleasurable experience. Each unit has two en-suite bathrooms with a shower and bathtub respectively. Air-conditioning provides hot or cold air depending on your requirements; or if you just want to breathe in the fresh bushveld air, just step out onto the private deck.
We have eighteen 2 sleeper chalets with have dressed thatch ceilings, earthy print fabrics and indigenous wood furniture which make for a pleasurable experience. Each unit has an en-suite bathroom with a shower only. Air-conditioning provides hot or cold air depending on your requirements; or if you just want to breathe in the fresh bushveld air, just step out onto the private deck.
Self Catering Luxury Villa
Our luxury self-catering villa is situated 200 meters from the banks of the Vaalkop Dam.
The Villa has four bedrooms, with four bathrooms and a guest toilet.
The main bedrooms have on suite bathrooms, each with a large bath, double basin, toilet and an outside shower.
The two corridor bathrooms across from the second bedrooms each have a shower, basin and toilet.
The Villa has a large open plan kitchen, lounge and dining room area which opens up onto a wooden wrap around deck.
Above the lounge area there is a loft with a top deck overlooking the dam.
The bottom deck has a medium size pool and braai area.
The Villa also has a pantry, oven , fridge / freezer combo and microwave.
The Villa can accommodate 8 to 10 pax comfortably, which of 8 adults max and two kids under 12 years.
Each bedroom is furnished with a wardrobe, dresser table, small lounge area and either a king size bed or two single beds.
One of the second bedrooms has two extra single beds.
Conference Centre:Our conference centres cater for all requirements of the modern corporate team. Fully equipped, they offer the best facilities for an effective presentation. There are 2 air-conditioned conference rooms seating from 10 to 60 delegates, as well as breakaway options. Tea and coffee is served on the deck, overlooking prime
Malachite Conference Room:
Size: 7.15m x 9.43m
U- Shape: 26 pax max
Theatre: 40 pax max
School room: 20 pax max
Boardroom: 17 pax max
Banqueting: coming soon April 2017
Woodlands Conference Room:
Size: 10.13m x 12.39m
U- Shape: 60 pax max
Theatre: 80 pax max
School room: 60 pax max
Boardroom: 40 pax max
Banqueting: coming soon April 2017
Health Spa: Guests can now relax and unwind by taking advantage of a variety of treatments at the on-site health spa located at Finfoot Lake Reserve. *Health Spa coming soon in 2017
Swimming pool: Centrally situated and equipped with a large deck our swimming pool is a must during your stay.
Games Room: Our games room is equipped with a variety of activities ranging from pool to chess. Make time for some friendly competition.
Boma Dining: Enjoy bush braais; the magnificent stars in the night sky; and the company of everyone aro
Things to do!
Segways Game Safari: Ditch the old days with our new outdoor Segway’s that will take you through our majestic wildlife with a touch of 21st century technology
Bird Watching: See if you can spot the elusive Finfoot among over 400 species on our reserve. The Finfoot is a world famous must spot for the avid birder!
Barge Cruise: Cruising each day through some of South Africa’s finest scenery, makes our barge cruise a truly unique experience
Canoe Trips: South Africa is blessed with fantastic rivers, beautiful scenery, and a climate made for the outdoors enthusiast, so if you’re looking for action of the paddling variety, you’re in for a treat.
Game Drives: Become part of Africa as you experience our great abundance of wildlife, birds and the great African bush as the sun goes down on our daily game drives
Guided Bush Walks: Get closer than ever before to the true beauty of the Africa bush with our guided bush walks that give you qan up close look at the beauty that Africa holds.
Mountain Biking: Bring along you bike and enjoy our trails which will accommodate any skill level from beginner to the more advanced rides
Stargazing: An unforgettable voyage of the southern hemisphere night sky – pointing out the stars, constellation and other objects in the sky with powerful portable telescopes operated on site.
Clay shooting: Of the true adrenaline junkie out there clay pigeon shooting ia a way for you to wind down a relax while shooting all the stress of the city away.
Fishing: Make sure not to forget all your gear so that you may take advantage of our amazing offering on the lake
Archery (non-hunting) Our introduction to the art of archery. Standard bows, which are fairly easy to master. This is a fun activity for the whole family
Games Room: Offering various leisure time activities from snooker to darts
Minute to Win It: The Minute to Win it activity is based on the hit TV show. Included on Request
Laser Games: A safe, realistic, structured hi-tech combat team game for any number of players. included on request
Casino Games: A fun filled evening of gambling! Real chips are used to create this evening of fun and laughter. No money involved! included on request
Cocktail Challenge: Are you the next great barman put your mixology skills to the test to see which team can create the best cocktails
Scavenger Hunt: Is your team the best, have a try at our scavenger hunt where teams will have to work together to find all the hidden objects throughout the reserve
Potjiekos Competition: Is your team the true foodies of the group or are you the fast food take away form down the road put your potjie skills to the test with our potjiekos competition
Creative Thinking: This activity consists of a series of problem solving activities that will give your team a new perspective and promote creative thinking. included on request
Fire Walk: Fire Walking adds impact to team building; is portable and can be run virtually anywhere without risk to participants or the venue. included on request
Amazing Race: An Amazing Race is a fun, fast paced team event, where through a series of tasks and discoveries teams are ultimately aiming to be the first at the finish line. included on request
Survival of the Fittest: You get lost in a jungle. How far will you go to survive? This will be a test for your team’s knowledge, persistence and creativity. included on request
Fear Factor: The Fear Factor activity is based on the TV show and includes 3 sub activities ranging from bush banquets, to fire walking and abseiling. included on request
Bridge Building: Team members are faced with the challenge of building a bridge using only cardboard and duct tape that will support the weight of your entire group or a golf cart driven over it. included on request
Karaoke: Teams will be divided into groups where they will compete to be the next idol. included on request
Murder Dinner and Casino: Combine an evening of murder and mayhem with a battle for money, for one of the best functions of your life! Don’t worry, not real money! included on request
Murder Mystery Dinner: Everyone is a suspect when murder is on the menu; serve up murder, mystery and fun for corporate and social groups. included on request
Orienteering: Navigate your way through a set of instructions with only a compass and a map. included on request
Interactive drumming: Learn synergy the African way. Learn to play a variety of beats and then put it all together in an amazing ensemble. included on request
Creative Building: Be a child again. By using building blocks you and your team need to build certain objects. included on request
Activities on Request:
We offer additional activities which are provided upon request:
Stargazing – min 25 pax
Laser War games
Minute to win it
Survival of the fittest
Orienteering Creative building
Murder mystery Murder dinner
Laser adventures etc
Send us your booking enquiry and we will contact you to confirm your booking.