IDWALA VIEW ACCOMMODATION
The Leopard Room is airy and spacious. Featuring a luxurious King Bed with hotel quality sprung mattress, crisp white 300 count percale cotton linen, soft plump pillows, duvet and comforter. Expansive windows that overlook the bushveld plus private balcony (shared with the Elephant Room) ensures guests have a private space where they can relax and enjoy the views and beautiful sunsets.
After a thrilling day in the bush, relax in the big bath of the en-suite bathroom, before joining your friends and family for a great evening around the fire pit in the Boma.
How the Leopard got his Spots (Kipling)
The Leopard used to live on the sandy-coloured High Veldt. He too was sandy-coloured, and so was hard for prey animals like Giraffe and Zebra to see when he lay in wait for them. The Ethiopian lived there too and was similarly coloured. He, with his bow and arrows, used to hunt with the Leopard.
Then the prey animals left the High Veldt to live in a forest. They grew blotches, stripes and other forms of camouflage. The Leopard and the Ethiopian were hungry and consulted Baviaan, the wise baboon, who said the prey animals had “gone into other spots” and advised them to do the same. So they went searching and came to the forest. They could smell Giraffe and Zebra there but could not see them. Read more
Bath Towels, Hand Towels and Face Cloths
Wall Safe for Valuables
African Stillroom Toiletries
Storage Space for Clothing
Camp/Travel Cot and Bedding Available on Request
Inverter based (quiet) power back-up for some essentials (water) during load shedding. Gas stove and gas geysers. Solar and emergency lighting.