Activities & Local Area
Aloe Lane is conveniently located on the northern outskirts of Johannesburg, in the Sandton and Fourways area. Oliver Tambo International and Lanseria Airports are within a 30 minute drive.
Just 10-15 minutes drive from the Lodge, you will find Monte Casino Entertainment Complex and the Fourways shopping district, plus the recently upgraded Kyalami International Race Track. Meanwhile, Sandton and Rivonia central business districts are a 20 minute drive away.
There are numerous shopping malls within a 15 minute drive, including the new Mall of Africa and Kyalami Corner shopping centres. You also have good access to theatres, restaurants and entertainment for evenings and weekends. Pretoria is just 30 minutes away, as is the Magaliesberg Mountain range – with rugged gullies, plunging ravines and crystal clear mountain streams which are ideal for a day’s hiking.
‘Little Five’ and ‘Big Five’ trips
We have collaborated with top professional tour guides and companies to offer a range of one day activities, or longer trips which can be added on to your stay at Aloe Lane. These can all be arranged through us, giving you access to local knowledge and information – to maximise your opportunity to see the best that Southern Africa has to offer.
Many different activities are available, but to give you an idea of how you can maximise your free time with us, we have put together a
selection of one day activities and longer add-on trips.
Please note, our Big Five trips are fully inclusive and generally last around two to three days. All transfers, transport, accommodation and half board is included. Additional activities can be included for an extra cost.