Thursday 22 September 2022 @ 11h00 – On Site – Ehlathini Game Farm – Marken

Marken, Ptn 1 Leerdam 443

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On Site Auction: Thursday 22 September 2022 @ 11h00


Ehlathini Game Farm – Marken

559.3154 HA Game Farm with Breeding facilities




This beautiful property with endless views of the bushveld has 3 main components that make up the entire sale. The farm and buildings, the breeding game and free roaming wildlife, and lastly the lodge that has been catering for local and international visitors in the tourism as well as hunting industry.


  • 550 ha of sweet veld which is excellent grass for grazing animals
  • 2 Breeding camps
  • 3 Boreholes with pumps
  • 2 Boreholes without pumps
  • 1 Watering hole
  • 1 KB Isuzu 2011 model (value R60 000)
  • Fully equipped lodge with 6 bedrooms at the main building of which 3 has been used for clients and 3 for staff accommodation. This building is about 600 square meters
  • All rooms are en-suite except for the one staff room next to the bar.
  • 3 Free standing chalets with en-suite bathroom and patio. Around 45 square meters each.
  • An equipped self-catering kitchen with the essentials for guests like a fridge, 2 x gas burner camping stoves, microwave, kitchen cutlery and crockery
  • Boma area
  • Main building has a kitchen and dining area
  • Bar and entertainment area with a big patio with endless views over the bushveld
  • Small Lapa accessible from the bar area
  • Office space / reception area
  • Swimming pool with adjacent patio and build in braai area
  • Lovely water feature as you enter the building with Koi Pond
  • Laundry that is nearly completed
  • 2 Wendy houses for staff accommodation (very basic no bathroom facilities)
  • 1 Walk-in Fridge for Game Carcasses
  • Beautiful well-maintained garden gives the residence a calm and relaxing atmosphere



  • 3 x En-suite bedrooms at the main house (capacity 9 people)
  • 3 x free standing chalets only 10m from the main lodge (capacity 6 people)
  • All rooms are furnished and includes a small bar fridge, coffee and tea making facilities, one set of linen and towels.
  • Self-catering kitchen & Boma area for BBQ nights under the stars
  • Fully equipped kitchen in the main lodge with everything you need to continue with business as normal
  • Liquor license in place (requires renewal)
  • This business has been in operation for about 8 years catering for the local as well as international market.


  • 10 Buffalos of which 2 are bulls, fenced camp.
  • 16 Sable of which 1 bull, fenced camp.
  • On the open farm there is a small number of various plains game which includes the following animals:

(Numbers are estimates)

Giraffe                                             1

Zebra                                               11

Wildebeest                                     30

Waterbuck                                      11

Impala                                             80
Kudu female                                   9

Bushbuck                                        25

**10% Variance expected upon transfer.                                                                                                                                                      


  • A predator breeding license is in place – currently for Lion – Only license, no animals
  • Buffalo breeding license

The breeding rate per year is roughly as follow:
Buffalo                                                          4

Sable                                                              5

Impala                                                          25

Blue wildebeest                                           5

Waterbuck                                                   3

Giraffe                                                           2

Zebra                                                             6



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