South Africa Lodge Travel Specials – 2020

All accommodation is subject to availability and Terms and Conditions apply for all bookings.

Stays at lodges and camps include luxury accommodation, all meals, coffee, tea and snacks and two game drives daily in open landrovers with expert guide and tracker. Please contact us for further details of all inclusions and exclusions for each game lodge.

 

South African Game Lodges for SA / SADC Residents

 


Timbavati Game Reserve – Kruger National Park

  1. 4 star Simbavati Game Lodge Secret Safari*:
    • *Secret Safari is where Simbavati will allocate your booking to either of their 4 star lodges
    • Minimum 2 night stay ; Rates valid up to 31 January 2021  VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS!
      • River Lodge, Hilltop Lodge, Machaton or Camp George – R 2 900 per person per night sharing FI
  2. 3 star Simbavati Trails Camp:
    • 2 night stay ; Rates valid up to 31 January 2021  VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS!
      • Luxury tented suites – R1 600 per person per night sharing FI
  3. 4 star Motswari Game Lodge – Enhance your experience with a night under the stars at Giraffe’s Nest – (for exisiting Motswari bookings)
    • Minimum 2 night stay ; Stay dates – 01 Oct 2020 – 31 January 2021 (Excl.28 Dec 2020 – 02 Jan 2021 where peak rates will apply)
      • R2 508 per person per night sharing FI from Sunday to Wednesday
      • R2 950 per person per night sharing FI from Thursday to Saturday                     
  4. 5 star Kings Camp:
    • Reopening lockdown special! Valid until 19 December 2020
    • Superior Suite – R6 500 per person per night sharing FI (normal rate is R13 000)
    • Phiva Self-Catering Villa – R30 000 per night up to 8 guests FI (works out to R 3 750 per person)
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Kapama Game Reserve 

Rates valid from 01 October – 19 December 2020; minimum 2 night stay    VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS!

  1. 4 star River Lodge
      • Spa Suite – R2 500 per person per night sharing FI on weekends (Sun – Thurs)  ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Spa Suite – R2 950 per person per night sharing FI on week days) (Fri & Sat) ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
  2. 5 star Southern Camp:
      • Suite – R2 500 per person per night sharing FI on week days (Sun – Thurs)  ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Suite – R2 950 per person per night sharing FI on week days (Fri & Sat) ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Luxury Villa – R3 800 per person per night sharing FI on week days (Sun – Thurs)  ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Luxury Villa – R4 500 per person per night sharing FI on weekends (Fri & Sat)  ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Family Villa – R11 400 per unit per night sharing FI on week days (Sun – Thurs). 
      • Family Villa – R13 500 per unit per night sharing FI on weekends (Fri & Sat).
  3. 5 star Buffalo Tented Camp:
      • Luxury Tent – R2 800 per person per night sharing FI on weekends (Sun – Thurs). 
      • Luxury Tent – R3 250 per person per night sharing FI on week days) (Fri & Sat). 
  4. 5 star Karula Camp:
      • Villa – from R4 800 per person per night sharing FI on week days (Sun – Thurs)  ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Villa  – from R5 950 per person per night sharing FI on weekends (Fri & Sat) ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.

Rates valid from 20 December 2020 – 31 May 2021; minimum 2 night stay    VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS!

  1. 4 star River Lodge
      • Spa Suite – R3 950 per person per night sharing FI; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Spa Family – R4 440 per person per night sharing FI; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
  2. 5 star Southern Camp:
      • Suite – R3 950 per person per night sharing FI ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Suite – R2 950 per person per night sharing FI on week days (Fri & Sat) ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Luxury Villa – R7 312 per person per night sharing FI ; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
  3. 5 star Buffalo Tented Camp:
      • Luxury Tent – R4 200 per person per night sharing FI
  4. 5 star Karula Camp:
      • Villa – from R7 500 per person per night sharing FI; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • Villa  – from R 8437 per person per night sharing FI; Children 0 – 11yrs pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
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Klaserie Game Reserve – Kruger National Park

  1. Klaserie Drift Lodges:
    • SA Residents only until 15 January 2021 – Festive T’s & C’s apply.
      • 4 star Amani Camp – R2 800 per person per night sharing FI ; Children pay 50% of the adult rate sharing.
      • 5 star Misava Camp – R3 915 per person per night sharing FI.
  2. 4 star Baobab Ridge:
    • Rate valid until July 2021.
      • Superior Suite – R3 080 per person per night sharing FI ; Children up to 11 yrs pay R 2 310 sharing with parents. 
      • Family Suite – R10 780 per suite per night sharing FI ; Two adults and two children up to 11 yrs / Three adults.

Thornybush Game Reserve – Kruger National Park

  1. 5 star Saseka Tented Camp – Valid until 15 December 2020
      • R4 999 per person per night sharing FI (normal rate is R15 805).
  2. 5 star The River Lodge – Valid until 15 December 2020
      • R4 999 per person per night sharing FI (normal rate is R15 609).
  3. 5 star Thornybush Game Lodge – Valid until 15 December 2020
      • R3 999 per person per night sharing FI (normal rate is R11 175).
  4. 4 star Tangala Safari Camp:
    • Minimum 2 guests ; minimum 2 nights
    • Valid until 18 December 2020
      • R2 170 per person per night sharing
  5. Christmas Festive Season Special – Valid 15 Dec 2020 – 06 January 2021
    • 5 star Simbambili in Sabi Sand Game Reserve – R6,599 per person per night sharing FI
    • 5 Star Saseka in Sabi Sand Game Reserve – R6,599 per person per night sharing FI
    • 5 star Thornybush Game Lodge – R5,499 per person per night sharing FI
  6. SOLE USE OPTIONS – Enjoy the entire lodge to yourself!
    • Jackalberry Lodge – Rate (off-peak/peak season) *(Peak period: 16 Dec 2020 – 5 Jan 2021)
      • R15 000 / *R17 500 per night (self-catering) for up to 10 people
      • R17 500 / *R 20 000 per night (catered) for up to 10 people
    • Waterbuck Lodge – Rate (off-peak/peak season) *(Peak period: 16 Dec 2020 – 5 Jan 2021)
      • R15 000 / *R17 500 per night (self-catering) for up to 10 people
      • R17 500 / *R 20 000 per night (catered) for up to 10 people
    • Nkelenga Lodge – Rate (off-peak/peak season) *(Peak period: 16 Dec 2020 – 5 Jan 2021)
      1. R13 000 / *R15 000 per night (self-catering) for up to 10 people
  7. Long Stays!! 
    • Our midweek (Sunday-Thursday) Pay 3 / Stay 4 is the perfect chance to break away from the daily grind and still be gifted with a bonus night.
    • Stay 5 nights or more and get an incredible experience as part of the deal. Guests enjoy all of the following treats:
      • Family/couple photo shoot and a digital album
      • Couples massage
      • Donation towards Kit-A-Kid: In partnership with Eco Children, we put together a full uniform consisting of school shoes, a shirt, shorts or a skirt and a jersey. This donation would cover the cost for four children.
      • Nourish Eco Village Experience: Spend a few hours immersed in the day-to-day grassroots operations of our partner NGO, Nourish. You will get to learn about their projects, lend a hand harvesting vegetables for their daily feeding scheme, spend time playing or reading in the day-care centre and tour the Eco village.

Sabi Sand Game Reserve – Kruger National Park

  1. 5 star Simbambili Game Lodge:
      • R4 999 per person per night sharing FI (normal rate is R14 050).
  2. 5 star Mala Mala Camp:
    • Valid from date of opening until 28 February 2021 excluding peak season dates 21 December 2020 – 04 January 2021.
    • SA residents only.
      • R5 900 per person per night sharing FI (normal rate is US$1 320). 
      • R8 850 per person per night single occupancy FI (normal rate is US$1 530).
      • R3 500 per child per night sharing under 12 yrs FI (normal rate is US$591).
  3. 5 Star Ulusaba – Sir Richard Branson’s lodge:
      • 23rd December – 31st December for a minimum stay of three-nights, enjoy a wild celebration in the African bush!
      • Room rates are from ZAR 7,200 per person, per night based on two people sharing.
      • With many options for families, contact our reservations department for further details.
    • 2021 extended dates for Southern African residents –  enjoy a special retreat to the Sabi Sand to enjoy the fresh air, open spaces and the ultimate safari adventure! Stay at Safari Lodge from the 1st January – 30th June 2021, based on a minimum two-night stay.
    • Room rates are from ZAR 7,200 per person, per night based on two people sharing. Family rates and a tailored itinerary are available.

Kruger National Park

  1. 5 star The Outpost:
    • Rate valid until 15 December 2020.
      • Bush View Suite – R3 100 per person per night sharing FI.
      • River View Suite – R3 300 per person per night sharing FI.
  2. 4 star Kruger Park Lodge:
    • Subject to availability, and may be unavailable during high demand periods.
    • Rates are valid until 15 January 2021.
    • SA citizens only.
      • Standard Room – R1 000 per person per night sharing BB
      • Standard Room – R1 590 per person per night single occupancy BB
  3. 4 star Elephant Point Lodges:
    • Subject to availability, and may be unavailable during high demand periods.
    • Rates are valid until 15 January 2021.
    • SA citizens only.

Wegevonden Game Reserve

  1. 4 star Tshwene and Ekuthuleni
    • Rate valid until 15 December 2020.
      • Luxury Thatched Suite – R2 200.00 per person per night sharing FI.

Black Rhino Reserve – Pilanesberg National Park

  1. 4 star Tambuti Lodge:
    • Rate valid until 15 December 2020.
      • R2 950.00 per person per night sharing.
  2. 4 star Bakubung or Kwa Maritane:
    • Rates valid until 15 January 2021.
    • SA citizens only specials.
      • R1 000 per person per night sharing BB.
      • R1 590 per person per night single BB.
  3. 5 star Tshukudu Bush Lodge:
    • Rates valid until 15 January 2021.
    • SA citizens only specials.
      • R2 400 per person per night sharing DBB and local beverages.
      • R3 450 per person per night single DBB and local beverages.

Madikwe Game Reserve

  1. 5 Star Madikwe Safari Lodge – Valid from November 2020 – 28 February 2021(excludes peak festive period)
    • Madikwe Lelapa – R4 299 per person per night sharing FI
    • Madikwe Kopano & Dithaba – R4 799 per person per night sharing FI
  2. 4 star Impodimo Game Lodge:
    • Valid 01 October – 15 December 2020     VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS
      • R2 930 per person per night sharing FI based on a minimum 3 night stay
  3. 4 star Bush House:
    • Valid 01 October – 15 December 2020 (midweek from Sunday to Thursday)    VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS
      • R2 500 per person per night sharing FI 
  4. 4 star Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge:
    • Valid 01 October – 17 December 2020 (midweek from Sunday to Thursday)    VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS
      • R2 850 per person per night sharing FI 

 


Kwa-Zulu Natal:

  1. 4 star Mkuze Falls Private Game Reserve:
    • Valid until 18 December 2020      VALID FOR SADC RESIDENTS
      • R1 985 per person per night sharing FI.

5 star Tswalu Summer Promotions!  

Valid from 1 November 2020 – 28 February 2021

1.  Stay 7 nights and only pay for 5

Book 7 nights at Tswalu Kalahari (at either The Motse Camp or Tarkuni Homestead) and only pay for 5 nights FI with private game vehicle and ranger.

2.  Stay 3 nights and only pay for 2

Book 3 nights at Tswalu Kalahari (at either The Motse Camp or Tarkuni Homestead) and only pay for 2 nights FI with private game vehicle and ranger.


4 star Kosi Forest – Isimangaliso Wetland Park

1. SADC Residents Special

40% discount at all Isibindi Africa Lodges extended until 30 June 2021.
** Excludes 15 Dec 2020 – 15 Jan 2021 & Easter weekend 2021.

Kosi Forest Lodge from R2 022 pp valid 1 Aug 2020 – 30 April 2021
Kosi Forest Lodge from R1 620 pp valid 1 May 2021 – 30 June 2021

Includes accommodation, all meals, canoeing & Raffia forest walks. Excludes park fees, Isibindi Foundation levy, drinks, gratuities, 4×4 transfers, Kosi Bay Mouth excursion & boat trips on the lakes.

2.  Festive Getaway!  December 4 night package

R 10 600 per adult sharing for four nights! (R 2650 per night)

Valid 15 Dec 2020 – 15 Jan 2021 ;  Children under 3 yrs stay free;  4-12 years R5 200 * 13 – 18 years R7 200

Includes 4 nights accommodation, all meals, 1 full day boat trip on the Kosi Lakes, 4×4 excursion to Kosi Bay Mouth with picnic lunch and snorkeling, guided Raffia forest walk and guided canoeing on the Kosi Lakes system.
Excludes 4×4 transfers from Manguzi, park fees, Isibindi Foundation Levy, drinks, gratuities, turtle tracking and items of a personal nature.


4 star Nkomazi Private Game Reserve – South West of Kruger – Newly renovated opening 06 November 2020

Stay dates – 01 Oct 2020 – 31 January 2021 (Excl.28 Dec 2020 – 02 Jan 2021 where peak rates will apply) ; Minimum two night stay

  • Deluxe Tent – R2 430 per person sharing per night FI
  • Family Suite – R 2 340 per adult sharing with two children under the age of 12 yrs at R1 610 per child per night FI
    • Rates Include: Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, Dinner, 2 Game drives daily, tea, coffee & water, house wines, local beers, local spirits (House Brand), soft drinks (excluding energy drinks), and welcome lounge transfers.
    • Rates exclude – to be settled direct or upon departure – All other beverages, all other food if ordered, extras, telephone calls, bar, laundry, all other activities, spa treatments and curio purchases & Conservation Levy.

4 star Mount Camdeboo Private Game Reserve lies just to the east of the town of Graaff-Reinet, approximately 60 km away, in the heart of the malaria-free Great Karoo region.

Stay dates – 01 Oct 2020 – 31 January 2021 (Excl.28 Dec 2020 – 02 Jan 2021 where peak rates will apply) ; Minimum two night stay

  • Luxury Room – R2 780 per person sharing per night FB
    • Rates Include: All meals and 2 X Daily game drives with a knowledgeable guide and refreshments.
    • Rates Exclude: Drinks, transfer fees, conservation levy and any extra activities or items purchased at the lodge.

The Prestigious Blue TrainValid 22 – 26 Feb, 23 – 27 Feb, 02 – 06 Mar, 15 – 19 Mar, 16 – 20 Mar, 23 – 27 Mar 2021

  • 4 nights all inclusive for R18 590 per person sharing (normal rate R 37 000 pps)
    • Inclusive of: A one way flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town, transfers from Cape Town International to the Radisson Blue Waterfron Hotel including breakfast, road transferfrom your hotel to Cape Town Station and for the final, enjoy 2 nights on The Blue Train with all meals, high teas, selected drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), an excursion in Kimberley with a visit to the Big Hole and the Diamond Museum.

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