Last Minute Rates

Valid for: 1 Feb 2024 - 15 December 2024
    Luxury Room (MalaMala Main Camp)
  • Per person sharing from: R 12 285 per night
    Luxury Suite (MalaMala Main Camp)
  • Per person sharing from: R 13 000 per night

Notes/ Terms
  • Includes: All meals, selected local drinks, snacks, game drives, nature walks
  • Special Offer for SA Residents only - can only be booked within 21 days of stay
  • Proof of SA ID or permanent residency is required prior to confirmation of the reservation
  • 2 night stay may be required over weekends.

Rates Include
  • Luxury Air-conditioned, en-suite accommodation
  • All meals and snacks
  • Drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • Game drives in open 4-wheel drive safari vehicles
  • Bush walks
  • Mala Mala Airstrip transfers if required.
Rates Exclude
  • Lunch. An a la carte menu is available for lunch, at an additional expense
  • A Gate entrance fee of R 310 per vehicle and R 140 per person is applicable, to be paid direct. Valid until further notice and subject to change.
  • Community Tourism Levy of R 165 per person per night applies and is to be paid directly at the lodge. Valid until further notice and subject to change.
  • Tours and Transfers not mentioned
  • Items of a personal nature

Children’s Policy and Rates: Age restrictions do exist and are applied in the interests of personal safety as well as the comfort of other guests.

    MalaMala Main Camp
  • MalaMala Main Camp welcomes children of all ages
  • Children under 12 years, sharing accommodation with full paying adults, pay the quoted child tariff.
  • Children aged four and under are not permitted to dine in the boma in the evenings. Special dining arrangements can be made and baby-sitting services are provided on request, at a nominal charge.
  • Family rooms may be used as a triple or a quad room to accommodate children – the sitting room / area is converted to a bedroom utilising single beds.
  • Every room at MalaMala Main Camp has two bathrooms.

Children on game drives

Children aged four and under are not permitted to join the game drives, unless their parents / party have reserved a private game drive vehicle at the additional cost.

On arrival, the ranger looking after the family will assess the age, enthusiasm and independence of the children and in collaboration with the parents and guardians, various activities will be offered.
A MalaMala backpack including an interactive check-list, bird and mammal colouring books, lip-ice and water are given to each child between the ages of 4 and 12.

The ranger allocated to the family will, throughout their stay, offer some of the following activities:

  • The tracking of various animals from their spoor markings.
  • Teach basic survival skills (where to find water, what plants are good to eat, medicinal uses of plants, the toothbrush and toilet paper trees).
  • Warning signs of dangerous animals and first aid for emergency situations in the bush.
  • A bush breakfast enables children to learn how to make fire and to participate in the meal preparation.
  • Children are able to communicate on the radio (out of game drive times)
  • Special meals and “ration packs” are prepared for children.
  • Babysitters are available in the evenings if required.
  • In camp there are children’s movies, wildlife movies (filmed on MalaMala) and board games.

Sable Camp

The Sable Camp does not accommodate children under the age of 12, unless the entire camp is reserved exclusively.

Rattray’s on MalaMala does not accommodate children under the age of 16.

  • Unless otherwise stated, all rates listed are based on a minimum 2 night stay. Surcharges may apply for a 1 night booking.
  • Special rates quoted may only be applicable to South African Residents. Discounted special rates for International Residents are available on request. The Lodge will require proof of residency on check in.