aha Makalali River Lodge

R7280.00
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Surrounded by 26 000 hectares of magnificent African Conservancy, just a 5 hours drive away from Johannesburg; one can find the Makalali Private Game Reserve which is home to the luxurious lodge. This magnificent safari lodge offers some of the most beautiful lodge accommodation in South Africa's Limpopo Province and is near the Drakensberg Mountains and the western border of the Kruger National Park.

The reserve holds the title as being one of the finest private safari lodges in Africa. The lodge has been beautifully designed to match the natural colours which surround it. The buildings feature thatched roofs and strong earthy colour walls creating a warm and welcoming ambience for guests. The main lodge and the rooms have all been decorated using traditional African patterns, designs, and artworks. The lodge is within the wildlife rich reserve which is home to hundreds of animal species including the famous African "Big 5".

The hotel is spread over four beautiful and exclusive camps. Each camp offers six spacious and luxury rooms featuring their private swimming pools, lounge areas, open-air restaurants and a closed dining area. The rooms at the Lodge are individually decorated with African-inspired themes providing en-suite bathrooms, a fireplace, an outdoor shower and a private viewing deck. The king beds provide mosquito nets.

Dining

The Lodge offers a unique dining experience where guests can enjoy a variety of mouth-watering traditional African-inspired meals. The culinary staff strives to provide their guest's service that is fit for royalty. Special dietary requirements are catered for.

Activities

The lodge nestles in 26 000 hectares of land which is home to Africa's magnificent wildlife. The most widespread activity is the daily safari drives. Safari drives depart twice daily, in the morning and the afternoon. Guests are taken out of a 4 x 4 vehicle and lead on a hunt for the wildlife that calls the reserve home. If guests are lucky, they may have the opportunity to observe Africa's "Big 5."

The lodge also offers activities to entertain the young explorers who visit the lodge. The children program runs over three days and teaches children necessary bush survival skills. Children between the ages of 6 to 12 can partake in this program. On completion of the activities, children have graduation where they receive a photo and a certificate of completion.

What to bring when staying at the lodge

  • Long sleeve clothes for evening safari drives
  • Camera with extra batteries
  • Binoculars
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat.

Quick Facts

  • The lodge is in a summer rainfall region where thunderstorms are a regular occurrence in the late afternoons
  • Offers its private landing strip for private charters
  • Tours and activities in the surrounding areas can be arranged with the lodge
  • Children are welcome at the lodge.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

South African Resident Rate

Surrounded by 26 000 hectares of magnificent African conservancy, just a 5 hours drive away from Johannesburg, one can find the Makalali Private Game Reserve which is home to the luxurious lodge. This spectacular safari lodge offers some of the finest lodge accommodation in South Africa's Limpopo Province and is closely situated to the Drakensberg Mountains and the western border of the Kruger National Park.

 Valid 01 October 2018-31 March 2019 (excluding 15 December 2018 - 15 January 2019) and 1 April - 30 September 2019

Included in the rate:

  • All meals
  • Two game drives daily

Excluded from the rate:

  • Conservations levy of R240.00 per person per stay
  • Items of a personal nature
  • All beverages

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for South African Residents - Proof of Residence may be requested
  • Subject to availability; block out dates may apply
  • Children charges are additional and not included in the quote (Children ages 6 - 12 years will pay 50% of the adult rate; children over 12 are charged as adults)
  • Valid 01 October 2018 - 31 March 2019 (excluding 15 December 2018 - 15 January 2019) and 1 April - 30 September 2019
  • Rate code: SARESN
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Book within 30 days (SA Resident)

South African Residents can enjoy discounted rates of only R3,275.00 per person per night including all meals and two game drives if they stay at aha Makalali River Lodge for travel 1 October 2018 - 31 March 2019 if you book within 30 days of travel.

tay between 1 April and 30 September 2019 for R3,160.00 per person shairng per night.

** Block out dates apply

Included in the rate:

  • All meals
  • Two game drives daily

Excluded from the rate:

  • Conservations levy of R240.00 per person per stay
  • Items of a personal nature
  • All beverages

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for South African Residents - Proof of Residence may be requested
  • Subject to availablity; block out dates may apply
  • Book within 30 days of travel to qualify for these special rates.
  • Children charges are additional and not included in the quote. (Children ages 6 - 12 years will pay 50% of the adult rate; children over 12 are charged as adults)
  • Valid for travel: 01 October 2018 - 31 March 2019 and 1 April - 30 September 2019
  • Rate code: ADV01
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Minimum 3 nights Special (SA Res)

South African Residents can enjoy discounted rates of only R3,275.00 per person per night including all meals and two game drives if they stay at aha Makalali River Lodge for travel 1 October 2018 - 31 March 2019 if you book on this 3 night special.

Stay between 1 April and 30 September 2019 for R3,160.00 per person shairng per night.

** Block out dates apply

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation
  • All Meals
  • 2 Game Drives Daily

Excluded from the rate:

  • Conservation levy fo R240 per person, per night
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Alcholic Beverages

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for South African Residents - Proof of Residence may be requested
  • Subject to availablity; block out dates may apply
  • Book within 30 days of travel to qualify for these special rates.
  • Children charges are additional and not included in the quote. (Children ages 6 - 12 years will pay 50% of the adult rate; children over 12 are charged as adults)
  • Valid for travel: 01 October 2018 - 31 March 2019 and 1 April - 30 September 2019
  • Rate code: DLMSS
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May Special (SA Resident)

Book your stay at Aha Makalali River Lodge for travel in May 2019 and stay for the low price of R2,925.00 per person sharing per night.

*** Only valid for South African Residents.

Included in the rate:

  • All Meals and 2 Game Dives Per Day

Excluded from the rate:

  • Conservation levies @ R240.00 per person per night
  • All other extras

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid 1 - 31 May 2019
  • Only valid for South African Residents
  • South African properties Inclusive of VAT @ 15% subject to change
  • Subject to change without prior notification
  • Excludes any Community / Conservation levies
  • All Government taxes and levies as applicable.
  • AHA Hotels & Lodges unilaterally reserves the right to automatically, without prior notice, increase the rates accordingly should such Government taxes or levies be amended or should a further tax or levy be introduced during the duration of this Agreement
  • Rate code: MCH01
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