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Live your Dream African Safari and feel the excitement of seeing the big 5 animals in their natural environment.

Stay in an African game lodge and get close to African wildlife on a private game drive in an open top 4x4. Your knowledgeable game ranger and tracker will delight budding wildlife photographers when they skilfully locate animals and position the game drive vehicle to maximise photo opportunities.

View our list of lodges where you can choose from Self Catering Lodges to 3 star, 4 star and 5 star Top Luxury Safari Lodges with as luxurious an experience as you could imagine.
With world renowned game reserves such as Phinda Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, Pilanesberg, Hluhluwe, The Waterberg, Sabi Sands and the Kruger National Park, plus newer reserves like Nambiti in KZN, you will be treated to the best food, wines and game experiences that southern Africa has to offer. If you are planning a trip to visit southern Africa, choose from our lists list of game lodges across South Africa and  Victoria Falls  or call us to discuss your itinerary

Aerial view of Rockfig Lodge in the Timbavati Lodge

Rockfig Lodge Timbavati game Reserve | All Inclusive or Self catering

Family Friendly

RockFig Safari Lodge, Timbavati, Greater Kruger
Set in the heart of Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, adjacent to the famous Kruger National Park, sits the intimate RockFig Safari Lodge. With just six chalet-type suites, each featuring both indoor and outdoor showers, a private verandah, ideal for romantic candlelit dinners under the African stars, a minibar and a bath.
-> R 3 999/ person: includes All meals, Game drives, Selected local drinks
- - - - Exclusive Use Options - - - -
Why not get a group of friends together make use of the exclusive use specials?
-> R 45 000 per lodge per night based on 12 adults sharing, includes all meals, selected local drinks, Game drives,
-> R 20 000 per lodge for 10 adults: Self catering with Chef services Included, Game drives included.
Valid: 10 February to 30 June 2021


per adult sharing fromR 3 999Read More
Romantic drinks and private pool

Lush Private LodgePilanesberg

Perfect for Romantics

Lush Private Lodge is a new family-owned and managed boutique private game lodge, set within the Black Rhino Reserve of the greater Pilanesberg National Park. Luxury accommodation with a private deck where you can relax with drinks or enjoy a cool swim in your own private splash pool, providing respite in the heat of the day.
The rate includes accommodation in a Luxury Suite, all meals and snacks daily, two safari activities per day, soft drinks, teas and coffee as well as selected local alcoholic beverages
Valid to: 31 March 2021


per adult sharing nightlyR 2 990Read More
Phinda Mountain Lodge

Phinda Bush Break specials Valid to: 30 April 2021

Family Friendly

Phinda Bush Breaks are available for Rock Lodge and Mountain Lodge only.

The Phinda Private game Reserve in Northern Zululand is one of the Finest Game Reserves in the country. Due to it's proximity to the Indian Ocean it offers a unique convergence of numerous local ecosystems, which yield a lush and varied landscape.
Occasionally Phinda allocates a certain amount of rooms to their Bush Break Specials for SADEC residents which offer rates of up to 50% off at one of their lodges


per adult sharing per night fromR 4 460Read More
Game view from Deck at Mala Mala

Mala Mala SA Res Special Valid: 1 November 2020 to 30 April 2021

Luxury Safari

Includes: Luxury Air-conditioned, en-suite accommodation; All meals and snacks; Game drives in open 4-wheel drive safari vehicles; Bush walks; Mala Mala Airstrip transfers if required.
SA Res only | No Block out dates.
As one of the oldest lodges in the Sabi Sands, this beautiful lodge has one of the prime locations in Sabi Sand reserve. If you want to have an authentic South African wildlife experience plus a luxurious, comfortable stay, then MalaMala Main Camp is the perfect accommodation for you. The lodge is situated right next to the banks of the Sands river. Spot wild animals only a few meters from your bed, on the large wooden veranda where you have an elevated view on all the animals that are drinking from the river. An unique experience!


per night per adult sharing fromR 5 900Read More

Game Lodge Specials Close to Joburg

Elephant calf visitor to Garonga tent Luxury Tented

Garonga Safari Camp

pp sharing fromR 2 900

Greater Kruger Park

Just 6 suites in this luxury tented game in the Makalali reserve. Enjoy the Spa Sala, the Bush Bath, the Star bath and Yoga Sala or enjoy a special dinner for two in the privacy of the bush in a four poster bed and sleep out under the stars!

Valid From
12 February 2021
Valid To
31 July 2021
Game drive at Bakubung Game Lodge Pilanesberg

Bakubung Pilanesberg

from R 1 000

Pilanesberg Reserve

A Family friendly "Bush Resort" less than 3 hours from Joburg in the Big 5 Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Facilities include a Spa, tennis courts, Cocktail Bar, swimming pool and kids playground as well as activities like Game drives and Bush Walks.

Valid From
10 Jan 2021
Valid To
28 February 2021
Sala on a luxury Suite at Safari PlainsLuxury Tented

Safari Plains

pps fromR 1 990

Mabula, Luxury Lodge

Set against the backdrop of the magnificent Waterberg mountain range, Safari Plains is a child-friendly luxury lodge just a few hours drive from Johannesburg
Includes: Tented safari suite, breakfast, lunch and dinner and 2 game drives daily.

Valid From
20 November 2020
Valid To
31 March 2021
Luxury Suite pool deck at Simbambili - Private Pool

Simbambili Game Lodge

pps fromR 4 999

Sabi Sands Game Reserve

Spacious air-conditioned rooms, private plunge pools on the deck, a comfortable day bed to look out over the savannah from and a waterhole closeby for the animals. All that and you haven't even been for a game drive in this Big 5, leopard rich destination yet!

Valid From
14 Feb 2021
Valid To
30 June 2021
Ivory Tree Game Lodge Pilanesberg

Ivory Tree Pilanesberg

fromR 2 080

Pilanesberg Reserve

In between your game drives relax in the individual thatched bungalows, each with its own private covered balconey or enjoy a treatment at the award winning spa. Rate includes game drives, all meals. 2 hours from Joburg, 20 mins from Sun City.

Valid From
1 Feb 2021
Valid To
28 Feb 2021
Pool view at Mala Mala Game Reserve - - Sabi Sands - -

Mala Mala

pps fromR 5 900

Sabi Sands Game Reserve

Mala Mala is one of the oldest lodges in the Sabi Sands. It has one of the best locations in the reserve and a stay at Mala Mala Main Camp provides a unparalleled safari experience. It really is one of those lodges that should be on your bucket list.

Valid From
1 November 2020
Valid To
30 April 2021
Luxury Kruger

Imbali Safari Lodge

fromR 3 050

Kruger National Park

Exquisite views from your private suite with spacious decks and private Jacuzzi overlooking the riverbed and the plains beyond. Includes local wines, beers and spirits, all meals and morning and evening game drives. Book Early!

Valid From
4 Jan 2021
Valid To
31 March 2021
Segway Safari SC - > Sleeps 6

Finfoot Lake Reserve

per night fromR 4 999

Close to Pilanesberg

Finfoot is ideal for activity filled family weekends away. These luxury self catering tents sleep 4 adults and 2 children comfortably, and the reserve is geared for bush walks, canoeing and many other outdoor activities!

Valid From
1 Feb 2021
Valid To
31 March 2021
Impodimo Game Lodge - - Madikwe - -

Impodimo Game Lodge

fromR 3 400

Madikwe Game Reserve

Watch elephants playing at the waterhole or drinking from the pool. A luxury lodge, just a 3.5 hour drive from Joburg.
The rate includes game drives, all meals, drinks on game drive. Must be booked within 14 days.

Valid From
10 February 2021
Valid To
31 May 2021
Swimming pool at Kwafubesi - > Sole Use < -

Kwafubesi Tented Lodge

per night from R 1 500

Mabula Game Reserve

Kwafubesi is an unpretentious tented camp in Mabula Gam Reserve. The camp sleeps 10 people in 5 safari tents, all with en-suite bathrooms and each with its own private deck. The camp is close to Mabula Game lodge. Horse riding is available at extra cost.

From
23 December 2020
To
31 March 2021
Elephants visiting for lunch Kruger Park

Hoyo Hoyo

from R 2 650

Kruger National Park

Close to Orpen gate and bordering the Sabi Sands area, Hoyo Hoyo has a unique Tsonga inspired African feel to it's design and layout.
Includes selected local beverages with 2 game drives daily

Valid From
4 Jan 2021
Valid To
31 March 2021
Mongena Game Lodge Close 2 Joburg

Mongena Game Lodge

pps fromR 1 300

Dinokeng Game Reserve

An hour from Joburg this 4 star lodge set in the Big 5 Dinokeng game reserve is great for a quick getaway where you can enjoy views over a busy waterhole.
Includes Dinner, bed and breakfast. Self drive or book guided safari seperately.

Valid From
20 Dec 2020
Valid To
31 March 2021
Spa at Kapama River Lodge - Luxury Spa -

Kapama River Lodge

fromR 3 850

Greater Kruger

Luxurious safari accommodation, modern, air-conditioned suite with mini bar, tea/ coffee facilty, wi-fi and telephone. the lodge also has a full spa facility.
Includes all meals, 2 game drives daily, Bush walks, teas and snacks.

Valid from:
8 February 2021
Valid To
31 May 2021
Private Pool

Clifftop Exclusive Hideaway

pn pps from R 3 952

Welgevonden Game Reserve

Perched on a cliff overlooking a River, Clifftop Exclusive Safari Hideaway is a mere 2 ½ hours drive from Johannesburg.
Includes: Luxury accommodation, 3 meals daily, 2 game drives, local drinks..
2 Night minimum stay required for this rate

Valid From
4 Feb 2021
Valid To
30 September 2021
River View from Mjejane River Lodge Luxury Kruger

Mjejane River Lodge

from R 2 250

Kruger National Park

A luxury lodge situated on a private concession in the Kruger park with 11km of river frontage. Each room as a private patios overlooking the serene waters of the Crocodile River. Includes all meals and morning and evening game drives.

Valid From
10 January 2021
Valid To
30 April 2021
Pool deck at Jock safari LodgeLuxury Lodge

Jock Safari Lodge

pps fromR 4 525

Kruger - Private

Nestled on a private concession, well known for it's Big 5 sightings in the south-western corner of the Kruger Park.
Includes: Accommodation, 3 meals daily, morning and evening game drives, non alcoholic drinks and guided bush walks.

Valid From
18 Dec 2020
Valid To
30 April 2021
Horseback Safari - Horseback!

Kwafubesi Tented Lodge

pps fromR 3 600

Mabula Game Reserve

A 2-night Horseback Safari with qualified horse trail guides that will take you out onto the reserve where you can experience the wildlife up close and personal. Includes one outride as well as 4x4 open vehicle safaris. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included!

From
10 January 2021
To
31 March 2021
Couple standing in front of the Rovos TrainLuxury Rail!

Rovos Rail

per trip from R 18 250 pps

50% off!

Cape Town/ Pretoria (or vice versa)
2 nights, rediscoving the old pioneering trail of the Karoo as you travel from Cape Town to Pretoria or vice versa. Stops at Kimberleys Diamond Mine Musuem and the quaint Village of Matjiesfontein

CT to PTA
27 Feb 2021
CT to PTA
5 March 2021

KwaZulu Natal Game Lodges

3 Hours from Durban or from 3 to 6 hours from Joburg | Beach Lodges | Big 5 luxury reserves | Diving
Elephants at the Waterhole Last Minute

Thanda Safari Lodge

per night fromR 6 731

Zululand, KZN

Enjoy one of the top private game reserves in South Africa! Sundowner drinks on your spacious wooden deck while taking a dip in your private plunge pool. Relax between game drives on your thatched private outdoor sala.
Includes: All meals (with selected drinks) 2 game drives and luxury accommodation.

Valid From
10 February 2021
Valid To
30 April 2021
Springbok Lodge Luxury tent Luxury Tented

Nambiti Springbok Game Lodge

pp sharing fromR 2 195

Nambiti Game Reserve

A 3 hour drive from from Joburg or Durban and you can be enjoying game drives and sundowners at this luxury tented lodge in the Nambiti Big 5 game reserve. The tents have air conditioning for the summer and heating for the winters.
(3 nights at R 1 863/ night)
Includes: All meals and 2 game drives daily.

Valid from:
20 January 2021
Valid To
01 April 2021
Inside a Tented Suite at Rhino Sands Luxury Tented

Rhino Sands Safari Camp

nightly from R 3 950

Zululand, KZN

Private Plunge Pool
The Camp is an intimate and exclusive Big 5 safari experience with luxury tented suites overlooking the the Msunduze River, setting the scene for a romantic stay. All suites have a private plunge pool.
Includes: All Meals, local drinks and 2 game drives daily

Valid From
12 Jan 2021
Valid To
28 February 2021
Cathedral Peak Children Free

Cathedral Peak

per night from R 1 445 pp sharing

Drakensberg, KZN

Less than 3 hours from Durban and 4 hours from Joburg, this Drakensberg resort Hotel offers activities and views that keep visitors coming back year after year. Easily combined with closeby Nambiti Game Reserve. 2 Children under 12 sharing with parents stay free.
Includes all meals and a guided hike per day

Valid From
11 Feb 2021
Valid To
30 April 2021
Cheetah Ridge Sunset Game Drive -BOOK EARLY!

Cheetah Ridge, Nambiti

fromR 2 670 pps

Nambiti, KZN

Child friendly and located halfway between Joburg and Durban, this 10 Suite, luxury lodge is situated in the southern section of the Nambiti Private Game Reserve, close to the Drakensberg Mountains and KZN Battlefields region.
Includes:
All meals and 2 game drives daily

Valid From
1 February 2021
Valid To
30 April 2021
Lions at Nambiti Game Reserve Nambiti Luxury

Lions Valley Lodge, Nambiti

fromR 2 750 pps

Nambiti, KZN

A luxury lodge in the Nambiti Game Reserve, Lions Valley has 10 uniquely decorated suites all featuring "Baths with a view" and indoor and outdoor showers. The reserve is located close to the central Drakensberg and many historic battlefields.
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner and 2 game drives daily

Valid From
12 Jan 2021
Valid To
31 March 2021
Amakhosi Game drive Family Friendly

Amakhosi Safari Lodge

fromR 2 595

Zululand, KZN

On the banks of Zululand’s Mkuze River in the Amakhosi Private Game Reserve, the Lodge is home to the Big Five as well as cheetah. Must be booked within 10 days of stay.
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner and 2 game drives daily. There is a 2 night min stay to qualify for these special rates.

Valid From
1 Feb 2021
Valid To
28 February 2021
Interior of one of the Thanda Tents Luxury Tented

Thanda Tented Camp

per night fromR 3 599

Zululand, KZN

EXCLUSIVE USE ONLY. Min 10 tents.
It may be off the grid but if you want to experience an authentic safari with life's little luxury's and award winning service to go along with the area’s natural beauty, this is the lodge for you!
Includes: All meals, slected local drinks and game drives.

Valid From
10 February 2021
Valid To
30 April 2021
Elephant on Game DriveSpecial Rates!

Rhino River Lodge

per night fromR 2 780 pps

Zululand KZN!

Best Of Northern KZN
Just 3 hours north of Durban you can enjoy a midweek break for less in the KZN bushveld. Take advantage of this "Last minute Special" and enjoy awesome animal sightings next to the Msunduzi River with the Lebombo Mountains as a backdrop.
Includes 2 games drives and 3 meals daily.

Valid From
16 Jan 2021
Valid To
12 December 2021
Watering hole and pool in front of Elephant Rock lodge Nambiti Luxury

Elephant Rock Lodge, Nambiti

from R 1 895 pps

Nambiti, KZN

Situated 3 hours from Joburg and 2.5 hours from Durban, this 10 Suite, luxury lodge is situated in the southern section of the Nambiti Private Game Reserve, close to the Drakensberg Mountains and KZN Battlefields region.
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner and 2 game drives daily

Valid From
26 January 2021
Valid To
26 March 2021
Male and Female lion - Zululand -

Mkuze Falls Game Lodge

fromR 1 999 pps

Zululand, KZN

Take a break at The Mkuze Falls Game Lodge in Zululand. Very few lodges have a better setting looking over the waterfall below. Nine luxurious thatched chalets and one suite. All rooms have breathtaking views as well as private plunge-pools and outdoor showers. Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, dinner and 2 game drives daily.

Valid From
1 Feb 2021
Valid To
28 February 2021
Rhinos visiting the camp - Hluhluwe

Falaza Game Lodge and Spa

per night fromR 915

Zululand, KZN

Luxury Tented accommodation and authentic bush experiences on the doorstep of the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve. It also borders the World Heritage Site of St Lucia and is close to the fascinating corals and dive sights of Sodwana Bay. Includes breakfast daily,
Fantastic base to explore the area.

Valid From
1 Nov 2020
Valid To
15 December 2020
Pool at Tiger Lodge Overlooks Lake

Jozini Tiger Lodge

fromR 1 160

Bed and Breakfast!

With amazing views of Lake Jozini and the Lebombo mountains, there are few settings that match Jozini Tiger Lodge for scenery. Lots of activities!
The price is based on staying in a classic room and includes breakfast.
Add Spa Treatments or a half day Tiger Fishing trip.

Valid From
1 July 2020
Valid To
9 January 2021
Isandlwana Battlefields Lodge Battlefields

Isandlwana Lodge

fromR 2 350 pps

Battlefields, KZN

Includes 2 tours over 2 days. Min 2 nights stay. Close to Rorke's Drift and Anglo Boer sites. The 12 luxury en-suite rooms all have magnificent views from their private balconies. Combine with a night at close by Nambiti game reserve!
Includes: All Meals with luxury accommodation and 2 Battlefield Tours

Valid From
01 March 2020
Valid To
31 December 2020

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Avani Victoria falls Resort overlooking the Falls Vic Falls Save!

Avani Victoria Falls Resort

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Vic Falls - Zimbabwe Side

Direct access to the Victoria Falls located on the edge of the Eastern Cataract. Unpretentious, fun and welcoming!
Includes: Joburg/ Livingstone return Flights, with estimated airport taxes, Return airport/ hotel transfers, 2 nights in a Standard Room, breakfast daily

Valid From
1 June 2020
Valid To
10 Jan 2021
Lunar Rainbow at Victoria falls 2 Nights VF

Kingdom Hotel

fromR 11 490

Vic Falls - Zimbabwe Side

A fun filled themed resort Hotel in Victoria Falls that suits all ages
Includes:
Joburg/ Livingstone return Flights, with estimated airport taxes, Return airport/ hotel transfers, 2 nights in a Standard Room, breakfast daily

Valid From
03 December 2020
Valid To
31 March 2021
Elephant Hills Aerial view - 2 Nights VF

Elephant Hills

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Victoria Falls - Zimbabwe Side

A Victoria Falls Resort Hotel with a Golf course as part of the hotel.
Includes:
2 nights in a Standard Room, breakfast daily, Return flights from Joburg, Return airport/ hotel transfers, estimated airport taxes.

Valid From
1 Feb 2021
Valid To
28 Feb 2021
Zambezi River and David Livingstone Lodge Zambezi Views

David Livingstone

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Victoria Falls - Zambia Side

Includes a SUNSET CRUISE on the Lady Livingstone.
Includes:
3 nights in a Standard Room, breakfast daily, Return flights from Joburg, hotel transfers, estimated airport taxes. Incl 2 x Dinners per stay

Valid From
1 Feb 2021
Valid To
28 Feb 2021