Augrabies | Northern Cape | South Africa
Augrabies, Northern Cape
5 Rooms that sleeps 10 people each
Ultimate Flyfising Destination
Plato Lodge, Augrabies
Diversity and contrasts are characteristic of this unique area: moonscape vistas, quiver trees, as opposed to emerald vineyards. The deafening silence of this semi-arid region is unequalled. Visitors will be greeted by azure skies at day time and can bed down at the end of the day under a starstudded night nightscape.
Plato Lodge comprises a 4700 ha farming area that abounds with wildlife, leopards in their natural habitat, as well as antelope such as eland, kudu, gemsbok(oryx), springbok and klipspringer. Birdwatchers will be treated by the presence of raptors such as African fish eagle and Verreaux’s eagle, and occasional visits by a covey of double banded sandgrouse.
Plato Lodge, your ultimate
Plato Lodge will meet the individual needs and expectations of each visitor, relaxtion and tranquillity to the weary soul, mountain bike routes, hiking for the adventurous. It is also a paradise for avid photographers and anglers.
Plato Lodge offers B&B accommodation and undercover parking in a safe environment. Visitors can relax in our spacious braai and leisure area with a bar facility with a beautiful view.
Meals available on prior arrangement. Breakfast included in tariff.
- Wifi available
- Each room has a double shower
- Private balcony over looking the mountains
- Fireplace and main lodge with bar
Guests per room
Hiking & Mountain Biking
Get more exercise with our mountain biking or hiking adventures.
Enjoy the intimacy with nature with friends on one of our walking trails. You can drink in typical plant species of the region, unique mountain rocks as well as animal species. The routes are diverse and are all approximately 10km in length. We offer day and half day trails. Minimum of 6 people required.
Plato Lodge Flyfishing
Plato Lodge is the ultimate destination for fishing the Orange river. Stay at the Lodge and fishing during the day on the Orange. Our river site offer 2 nice rapids with very deep pools surrounded. A weir with a rapid is also accessible from our property.
Flyfishing is the most popular. The rapids, deep pools is ideal for flyfishing for the big and small mouth Yellow fish. Normal bait fishing is also very good for the Barber(catfish) Small mouth yellow and blue curb(Talapia).
Croc boats, safety jackets and paddles for hire at the lodge. Flyfishing work the best with a boat. Boats could also hire for leisure use on the Orange River. Strictly catch and release apply. Provide your own Flyfish gear. Boat fishing equipment can be hire at the Lodge. Bait is not provided.
Visit Plato Lodge
+27 (0) 87 095 1130
+27 (0) 82 82 33636