Mofam River Lodge

Accommodation in Elgin

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Nestled in a mountain valley and combined with the South African summer, sets our unique location for the ideal breakaway into the outdoors world - water skiing, bass fishing, nature walks, sunset cruises, quad bikes, paddling or just chilling.

We are also the perfect venue for weddings, conferences, breakaway's, year-end functions, team builds, parties... the list goes on.

Located in the Elgin Valley stunning, peaceful, rustic, unique and close enough to Cape Town to enjoy the tourist attractions as well as the wine regions. Enjoy the tranquility of the countryside amidst picturesque mountains, the calming flow of the lake, and warm hospitality.

Room Description at :

Bed and Breakfast:

11 Standard chalets
•Main Lodge
•Free standing units
•2 sleeper (couples or singles)
•King size bed, or twin, or single beds
•Ensuite bathroom (with shower)
•Electric heater
•Remote controlled fanning system
•Tea and coffee making facilities

2 Family Chalets 
•Main Lodge
•Free standing unit
•4 Sleeper (open plan)
•King size bed and 2 single beds
•Ensuite bathroom (with shower)
•Electric heater
•Remote controlled fanning system
•Tea and coffee making facilities
•One of the family chalets is wheelchair accessible


Panorama Chalet

•Approximately 3km from Main Lodge and secluded from other chalets
•Free standing (open plan unit with fully equipped kitchen)
•2 Sleeper (honeymoon suite)
•King size bed or twin beds
•Ensuite bathroom (with shower)
•Camping facility for 6 additional guests
•Outside bathroom (with shower)
•Braai (barbecue) facility
•Electric heater
•Verandah overlooking the Palmiet River
•Private jetty

Lake House
•Secluded – 4km from the Main Lodge
•8 Sleeper (4 bedrooms, with fully equipped kitchen, dining, living area)
•2 bedrooms with double bed in each - ensuite bathrooms (with shower)
•1 bedroom with 2 single beds – access from outside to one of the double bed bathrooms
•1 bedrooms with 2 single beds in each – own bathroom (not ensuite with shower)
•Braai (barbecue) facility
•Solar powered with back up generator*
•All appliances are gas powered
•Verandah overlooking Palmiet River
•Jetty shared with the Mofam Chalet

Mofam Chalet
•Secluded - adjacent to the Lake House
•4 sleeper (open plan studio space with fully equipped kitchenette)
•Double bed and double bunk
•Shared bathroom (with shower)
•Solar powered with back up generator*
•Jetty shared with the Lake House


Inclusions / Exclusions

Rates Include: Accommodation, meals when specified.

Rates Exclude: Any additional activities/meals, personal expenses.


Extra information

Activities and adventure

River Cruise 
Day or sunset 45-60 minute cruises (includes snacks)

Wake Snake

Up to 6 pax together for +/- 20 minutes

Canoe hire:
per hour or per day rates.

Waterskiing and Wakeboarding 
+/- 20 minutes

Bass fishing by Bass boat
full day / half-day

Land-based activities

Gerald’s Hiking Trail, 1 or 2-hour hikes, 20-minute walk Complimentary for guests and diners

Complimentary for guests and diners

Quad biking
45 minutes / 30 minutes