Semonkong lodge believes in empowering individuals within our local Community, using our environment and its conservation as the focal point of all our activities, creating long term sustainable income through tourism for as many people as possible in our community. Please support all these activities as they provide jobs and strive to conserve the environment.

World Record Maletsunyane Abseil

This is THE longest commercially operated single-drop abseil in the world as stated by Guinness World Records. Read More »

Day Pony Treks

Wander through the magnificent scenery of Lesotho, with plenty of stops to enjoy the views and relax with a picnic by a cooling waterfall. Read More »

Hiking & Basotho Pony Trails

Overnight rides are quite strenuous, involving 6-7 hours riding a day. It is, however, a great way for the complete novices to learn how to ride. Read More »

4x4 Routes

This is 4x4 Country from guided leisurely day drive’s to extreme technical tracks. Read More »

Rock Climbing in Lesotho

Semonkong and the surrounding area offers an indefinite number of rock climbs from the easy to the extremely severe. Read More »

Fly Fishing Semonkong, Lesotho

Brown & Rainbow Trout were stocked in the Maletsunyane River in the late 50’s. We offer fly fishing trails in the Maletsunyane valley. Read More »

Mountain Biking

Ride out for a 6 hour adventure as long as your legs are strong or shorter rides around to the Maletsunyane Falls. Read More »

Donkey Pub Crawl

Traditional & local entertainment sites in a unique way – riding a donkey! Visit a traditional beer brewing home, local bars & enjoy the local Basotho folk, their music & dancing. Read More »

Place of Smoke

The mighty Maletsunyane Falls is one of the highest single dropping Falls in Africa, creating a haze of smoke as the water plummets with savage splendour 186m down into a spectacular gorge. This is how Semonkong, The Place of Smoke, got its name.

Landlocked by South Africa lies a country with the highest lowest point in the world & hiding away in the magnificent Maluti Mountains, you will discover the gem that is Semonkong Lodge, built on the banks of the Maletsunyane River using only local stone & thatch, that offers just the right balance between civilisation and rustic elegance; electricity, hot showers, roaring fireplaces, and not a telephone in sight.

The fully licensed Duck and Donkey Tavern and Restaurant, provide a popular meeting place for both locals and guests. The restaurant serves world renowned, affordable scrumptious meals and also caters for vegetarians.

Experience the wild of Lesotho at Semonkong Lodge.