The Royal Gecko 



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We are a privately owned and managed Bush Lodge. 

We strive to be different by delivering our product and services on a more personal level.

OUR FLEXIBLE AND RELAXED MANAGEMENT STYLE enables us to ensure your function or event is to your heart’s desire, allowing for a memorable and enjoyable experience.

By implementing our BACK TO NATURE philosophy we maintain a rustic and elegant bushveld lifestyle with all the necessary creature comforts a home deserves.
Consider your next family event, business conference, corporate retreat or any function or seminar at our beautiful bush lodge.  
You will find our facilities relaxing and elegant with professionally trained staff available to cater to your every need.

Activities such as Game drives, abseiling, 4X4, Hot air Ballooning, Horse riding and many more ensure that enough is on offer for the adventurers at heart, whether it be team-building or family-orientated.

The Royal Gecko is a haven of Arcadian African styling, with thatch, stone and timber finishes that nurture a true bushveld experience.

After a mere one hour drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria, you will find yourself in the tranquil serenity of pristine bushveld.

A supremely peaceful and tranquil experience in a private, secluded bushveld atmosphere that offers guests a warm, luxurious stay at a truly exceptional bush lodge.

The Royal Gecko ensures maximum relaxation with friendly staff, tasty bush cuisine and cocktails at our Bush Pub with facilities such as Jacuzzi, Swimming pool, Pool table, big screen TV etc.

If your journey is of a spiritual nature and contemplation and rejuvenation interest you “The Royal Gecko” awaits you.       
For businesses looking to do team-building, here's a chance to create that out-of-the-box thinking that could take your business to the next level. 

The Royal Gecko Bushveld Lodge can be exclusively booked for each group.

Bushveld Retirement Eco Estate - Click to Enter

This sectional title development is designed with a new, fresh approach to retirement accommodation. A high demand for retirement homes makes for a good return on investment for potential investors.

The development is on a very secure game farm situated 13 km out of Brits, North West. It is conveniently only 110 km from Johannesburg and 80 km from Pretoria.
All future/potential residents will be pleased to know that a selection process will be put in place to ensure that the integrity, standards and general ethos of the Eco Estate are upheld.
The estate is designed to be a completely green, self-sustaining Eco-community. By implementing and utilising the latest solar and gas technologies the Eco-estate will operate completely free and independent from outside municipal services.
 It is important for us to not only keep family and friendship ties but to strengthen them as well. Unlike other retirement villages we allow family and friends to stay over. (This is in accordance with the Body Corporate Rules & Regulations.)
The Retirement Eco Estate comprises of 100 individually designed executive homes located in the heart of the pristine bushveld environment where game still roam freely. The surroundings are peaceful, tranquil and everything you would expect from a Bushveld Retirement Estate. 

Two lifestyle choices are available, namely
The Independent Living Homes,  The Assisted Living Homes/Apartments , semi frail and frail care units.
The Assisted Living Homes/Apartments being for those residents that require a bit more tender, loving care.
Facilities include: Consulting rooms (Doctors, Dentists, Physiotherapists) Thus allowing for weekly visits as well as a resident doctor to be on house-call 24/7. A Convenience Store that will provide deliveries to residents Coffee Shop and Restaurant In-house Meals provided on a daily basis,
There are also various other services available such as:
House cleaning, Garden services, Laundry services and Special requests.
Other facilities include a VIP Ladies lounge, Swimming pool, Jacuzzi etc.

We will be working in association with Medi-Clinic Brits to utilize their frail care unit for the benefit of our residents. This makes more economic and business sense as it reduces the financial burden on the estate which will result in a lower monthly levy.

The estate encourages community participation in various activities that take place on the farm daily. Such activities include daily excursions, sports, and social group events, cultural and sight-seeing adventures. For the over 50's who enjoy an active and social life-style.


THE ROYAL GECKO  offers: activities and community lifestyle ideal for your twilight years.

THE ROYAL GECKO offers:  you the Game farm you have always wanted, without the hassle.

THE ROYAL GECKO emphasises the importance of healthy living in a very secure environment for families and friends.


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Mobile Contact Number : 078 751 2112 / E-mail: info@royal-gecko.co.za