Grey Goose Game Lodge

Grey Goose Game Lodge


Experience the wild heart of African bush in comfort, style and privacy at Grey Goose Game Lodge’s 29 newly renovated rooms and private venues, each one embodying an exquisite vision of design and ultimate hospitality. Our Lodge, in the Drakensberg foothills, sits on a hill overlooking the Nguduma Vlei with views of the mountains and the town of Newcastle. Although situated within easy reach of many facilities of the town, one gets a true feeling of tranquility with geese, game and bird life roaming the farm.

Activities

Experience Africa's wildlife & wilderness

Be introduced to the beauty of the Drakensberg Mountains as you stroll along our hiking trail, in between herds of Springbuck, Wildebeest, Red Hartebees and Ostriches. Enjoy luxurious surroundings, magnificent hospitality, and an unrivalled South African experience.

Venues & Functions

Modern venues surrounded by mountain views

Grey Goose is widely renowned for seamless
and detail-oriented event co-ordination. Our elegant farm is unique, with a welcoming family friendly atmosphere, complemented by
magnificent views, scenery and wildlife; excellent cuisine and exceptional service-with-a-smile provided by our friendly staff.
Set in beautifully landscaped gardens and fields, green lawn, roaming wildlife and trees abound, Grey Goose is well-known for its ability to create dream events.

Luxury Accommodation

Experience comfort like never before...

We have recently renovated our 29 luxury rooms, which embody nature, comfort and a modern farm “feel”. 

Each room is conveniently located near our on-site restaurant and reception area, while the kiddies play area is just a couple of meters from your front door. 

About Us

My Wife, June Wilson started the Grey Goose Game Lodge in 1994 after we moved to Newcastle in 1988 with our three small children.
The farm then, and everything on it had been plundered, eroded and rusted – no electricity, no piped water, no sewage facility and one rutted dirt road, only passible after rain by 4 x 4 vehicles.
June’s love and respect for all people and nature made way for the introduction of game and the building of her first 6 rooms (rooms 1 – 6) in 1994.
June managed the Lodge enthusiastically and proudly, providing her guests with the best home cooked meals from her own kitchen. Then slowly but surely the expansions started, first a small breakfast room, then a tiny kitchen, then 6 more rooms, then a reception and so forth. With the expansion my Wife got a management team to assist with the current running of the Lodge.My Wife is now 73 years old and retired but our lives at the Lodge with our one son, Alan, who manages the Game farm and is a commercial helicopter pilot and instructor has been absolutely fantastic. The Lodge has turned into more than we ever imagined it could be.Like the phoenix rising from ash, June has erected a Lodge which beauty, safety and tranquillity is almost legendary.
Every bird, bunny, flower, tree – every springbok, zebra is treasured.Our insistence on healthy life styles is clearly evident with our “in house” running / walking club over 5 km.
Spectacular sunsets are displayed over the Lodges Western Drakensberg horizon.
Mankind’s shocking lifestyle and our callous disregard for Gods nature, sadden her tremendously and have motivated the Grey Goose to provide a small paradise and refuge for the weary at heart.

Thank you for being a part of our journey.

– Dr Brian Wilson
Owner

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What's happening at Grey Goose?

Take a look at our “Mount View” stands which are up for sale!

Build your dream home (or even a business) on a stand bordering Newcastle in KZN. Not only are these stands conveniently located within minutes from Newcastle’s central business district, but also boasts breathtaking views of the Drakensberg Mountains along with unmatched scenery and natural beauty. It is the epitome of convenience, beauty and value!

Interested? 

Contact Alan Wilson on 082 497 0390.