Malealea Lodge

Malealea Lodge


Malealea Lodge is situated in a remote rural region of south-western Lesotho. Surrounded by stunning landscapes, breath-taking mountain passes and hidden waterfalls, it is the ideal base from which to explore all the wonders of Lesotho. With its very own Pony Trek Centre you can explore the surrounding area on a pony hike. Very adventurous guest can even go on an overnight pony hike. A unique experience, not to be missed! Malealea has a wide variety of accommodation catering for various needs and various budgets.

24 Rondavels
The rondavels either have double or twin beds. Each rondavel is equipped with an en-suite bathroom and all linens are supplied.

16 Farmhouse Bedrooms
The Malealea lodge offers you a total of 16 farmhouse bedrooms. Each farmhouse has an en-suite bathroom and all linens are supplied.

5 Basatho Huts
The basic Basatho huts have 3 shared communal showers and all linens are supplied.

9 Forest Huts
The forest huts have communal bathrooms and no linen is supplied. Guests are advised to bring their own sleeping bag.

Various camp sites are available in the surrounding areas of the lodge. Please bring your own sleeping bag since no linens are supplied. The camp sites have communal bathrooms and 2 basic, self-catering kitchens.


  • En-Suite Bathrooms with Shower and Hand basin (Rondavels and Farmhouse only)
  • Communal Bathroom Facilities for huts and Camping
  • No Mosquito Netting
  • Dining Hall
  • Outside Deck
  • Communal Kitchens
  • Shop
  • Bar
  • Heaters (for hire)


  • Pony Trekking (day or overnight)
  • Day Hikes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Bird Watching
  • Bushmen Paintings
  • School and Village tours
  • Sangoma Visit (traditional healer)
  • Traditional Museum Visit
  • Mountain Biking