Maliba Mountain Lodge

Maliba Lodge is the first and only 5-star lodge in Lesotho, Southern Africa and is located in a pristine national park in the heart of this Mountain Kingdom. It is a pleasant 4.5 hour drive from Johannesburg International Airport.

Offer both luxury and self catering lodges which are the perfect holiday destination for families, groups of friends, and couples on all budgets.

This award winning lodge has a spa, Bana Kids Club, 5-star restaurant, and amazing staff that cater for your every need. Activities include hiking, horse riding, cultural / community visits, 4x4 adventures, and has other nearby attractions.

Maliba has a strong community and eco-friendly focus, biogas, recycling, and the Maliba Community Trust. These are some of the measures it has introduced to maximize community uplifter and minimize its environmental footprint.


There are six 5 Star chalets in total at Maliba, 4 doubles and 2 twins. The doubles have a King size bed, while the twins each have 2 Queen size, and all feature the following:

  • Open Fire Place In Sitting Area
  • Tea And Coffee Facilities
  • Electronic Personal Safes
  • Ceiling Fans
  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Spa Bath (In Chalet 6 Only)
  • Shower And Separate Big Bath
  • Hair Dryers
  • Bathroom Views
  • Fully Stocked Bar Fridge
  • TV And DVD Player
  • Under Floor Heating, Wall Panels & Heated Towel Rails
  • Electric Blankets
  • Bathroom Amenities
  • A Private Veranda And Extended Deck
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Laundry Service
  • Torch And Game Set
  • Views Overlooking The Indigenous Forest And The Maluti Mountains


Maliba has 4 thatched river lodges that can accommodate up to 8 people each. They all feature two floors, and provide the following facilities:

  • 4 Bedrooms With 2 Doubles And 4 Single Beds
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Open Plan Lounge And Dinning Room Opening To Veranda
  • 2 Bathrooms (1 En-Suite) And 3 Toilets
  • Electronic Personal Safe
  • Under Floor Heating Panels
  • Electric Blankets
  • Towels And Linen
  • Undercover Upstairs Veranda With River View
  • Webber BBQ
  • Fully Serviced


Maliba Lodge has just opened 3 new Riverside Rondavels.These cozy, stone & thatch huts are beautifully constructed in traditional Basotho style. Exclusive and private, they are perfect for singles or couples on a budget, small family groups, and anyone who wants to truly get away and feel the authentic Basotho experience. The include the following features:

  • En-suit Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2 Adults Sharing
  • Towels And Linens Are Provided
  • Serviced Daily
  • Large Boma Area
  • Bush Setting On River With Natural Rock Pool