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The World Of Jembisa A small and stylish bush home in its own private wildlife reserve offering a unique safari experience that is a perfect blend of adventure and comfort. Situated  in beautiful wilderness above the Palala river in the Waterberg region of the northern Limpopo province of South Africa. It offers a wide range of wildlife and safari activities that are flexible to suit all ages and interests. Easily accessible from Johannesburg and malaria-free.

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"Absolutely perfect in every way. Perfect wedding – perfect holiday. "
–  Barry and Leigh Dunton

"Four days in paradise, it has been magical and we have been thoroughly spoiled. Fascinating game drives – Steven’s knowledge has been inspiring, very sad to leave. "
–  Ian and Georgina
(Gloucestershire, United Kingdom)

"First class hospitality, friendship and cuisine in a lovely African bush family home. Loved the rhinos. I feel like one after the amount of good food – serious dieting when I return home. We look forward to repeating the operation."
–  Brian Stephenson
(London, United Kingdom)

"Fabulous week. HUNDREDS of photographs of animals and scenery to keep me happy for many weeks at home too. Many, many thanks to everyone at Jembisa for making it all so special."
–  John Hodgkin

"Just ‘THE BEST’ !! Such a treat to be home from home. We have been spoilt by everyone and have loved every minute of it! So much enthusiasm and something exciting every day. A big thank you to everyone."
–  Mark and Susie Goodman
(London, United Kingdom)

"What a fantastic first visit to South Africa. Food out of this world. Wonderful game drives. The staff made us so welcome, never wanting for anything. We will be back."
–  Annette

"Wonderful hospitality, food and company in the most lovely home – I will definitely be back for more spoiling and luxury! "
–  Alison Inglis
(Johannesburg, South Africa)

"A wonderful relaxing 4 days – everyone so kind and helpful – I just didn’t want to leave!"
–  Michael Wedgewood (95)

"I love Jembisa - a little piece of heaven on earth. A place where time stands still and where you are spoiled from dawn to dusk by the quiet and attentive hosts. "
–  Karen
(Cape Town, Antigua and Barbuda)

"Rarely in life you experience a moment in time where it is just PERFECT… At Jembisa that lasted for the three days we were here! From the majestic setting, to the passionate, and incredible friendly staff team to the rhino spotting on Mountain Bike!...."
–  The Sears Family
(United States)

Your unique african bush experience

4x4 Game drives
Explore on foot
View game from Horseback – local excursion
Camp out at night
Fine dining  in the bush
See the BIG 5 – local excursion



A beautiful, romantic safari lodge entirely dedicated to making your safari wedding perfect in every way. 'Truly a dream wedding' - Alex and Tatiana, February 2012.




Families, Friends and Children

Our speciality – tailored to each individual, Jembisa specialises in providing families with the ultimate safari experience, whatever the age.