Mongoose Manor

Drie Kuilen accommodates large groups young and old. The “dormitory” facilities are ideal for school camps or sport groups that would like facilities to accommodate bigger numbers. Centrally located in the reserve and near the dam for outdoor and water activities.

Consists of 6 bedrooms comprising 48 x bunk beds (8 beds in each room) and 2 single rooms with 2 single beds per room. Each room has its own shower, basin and toilet.

Additional Information:

  • No cell phone coverage on the Reserve
  • Any breakages will be payable on the day of your departure
  • Cleaners are available in the mornings at an additional cost


  • Sleeps 52 (6 rooms with 8 bunk beds per room and 2 rooms with 2 Single beds per room)
  • Each room has its own shower, basin and toilet
  • Basic barbecue/braai essentials. (grid/tongs/casserole)
  • Two fridges
  • One chest freezer
  • One microwave
  • An urn
  • One kettle and toaster
  • Three stand-alone gas burners
  • A large hall for use as a dining room, lecture hall or functions venue
  • Image projector ( for hire )
  • White board
  • DSTV connectivity available (bring own decoder, projector available for hire)

What to Bring

  • Braai wood, Firelighters & Matches (there is wood available for sale on the Reserve)
  • Enough fuel – (nearest petrol station – 30km. )
  • Own cleaning materials (e.g. Handy Andy and Sunlight Liquid)
  • Bedding (mattress protector, sleeping bag or sheet/duvet/extra blankets & pillow)
  • Towel
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Kitchen-towels
  • Toilet paper (one roll provided per bathroom)
  • Black/Garbage bags *
  • Torch/Flashlight
  • Binoculars
  • Enough warm clothes (nights are very cold /can also get very hot during the day.)
  • All required toiletries
  • Enough food, spices & drinks (nearest grocery store – 30 km at the Spar)