HEIA SAFARI RANCH
Driving from the gate to the reception of Heia Safari Ranch you can experience nature already by spotting zebras roaming around the Ranch area. The hotel is a thatched stone building offering day and overnight conference facilities for up to 80 delegates. The air-conditioned conference centre together with 4 syndicate rooms lies adjacent to the main building. The restaurant is an excellent venue for rural African weddings or private functions. Whilst having a sundowner in our unusual African styled bar or sitting next to the pool enjoy the tranquillity of the Ranch. For a good nights sleep experience the comfort of one of our 45 African deco bungalows thatched all with en-suite bathroom.
The Heia Safari Ranch is one of the most popular attractions in Gauteng - only a 30 minute drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. In the tranquil African bushveld we offer unique African ambience with the experience of mystical Africa. Zebra and Giraffe roam freely around the hotel grounds.
For a good nights sleep enjoy the comfort in one of our 45 two bed-roomed thatched bungalows; all with en-suite bathroom and a lovely verandah. The bungalows are fitted with Satellite .T.V. M-NET, radio, telephone and a coffee/tea machine. Enjoy a sundowner whilst watching Zebras and our family of Giraffes which roam around the hotel area. Spending a weekend is a perfect escape from tension and the concrete jungles of Johannesburg and Pretoria. It takes only a 30 min. drive to capture the spirit of Africa.
THE ZULU KRAAL
WELCOME TO THE PHUMANGENA UMUZI
An authentic Zulu village , with material from Zululand was built right here in Gauteng. The village is an excellent venue for private functions, weddings and conferences. On a arrival a short tour of the village is conducted, followed by an explanation about Zulu traditions.
The traditional Zulu meal is served from big black pots hanging over open fires. The meal is served on wooden plates and you have to eat with a wooden spoon.
uPhutu crumbly Maize-meal porridge
isithambu stamped Maize
sithambu no umbonthshisi stamped Maize and beans
umZumbe Kidney beans stew (fire beans)
isit shulu Lamb stew
Whilst the dancing takes place the Zulu maidens serve the traditional Zulu beer “tshwala” from calabashes to the guests. The entire program lasts about 2 hours. A cash bar is available.
P.O. Box 1387
Tel: +27(0)11 919-5000
Fax: +27(0)11 659-0709