Mavela Lodge Rates

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for the best possible rate, or to book the lodge for exclusive use.

Rates Include:

  • Accommodation.
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and / or High Tea as well as Dinner)
  • Safari Activities: Two Game Drives daily with a professional guide
  • Walking safari as an alternative to a morning game drive
  • Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate, breakfast juice and filtered still water available all day
  • All drinks: soft drinks, South African wine, spirits and beers.
  • Snacks and refreshments on both morning and afternoon safaris
  • Wi-Fi available in the main lodge area
  • VAT inclusive

Rates Exclude:

  • Manyoni guest conservation levy**, additional activities, gratuities.
  • **The Manyoni guest conservation levy is currently R175 per person per night and will be invoiced with the accommodation.

Returning Guests

A discount on our rack rate is offered to all returning guests, please do indicate this to us when you make an enquiry via

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Reservation Policy

Reservations may be made by email, through our online booking facilities or through an agent. A pro forma invoice will be sent out once guests have advised of their firm intention to make a reservation, their dates and number of guests. Reservations will be confirmed upon receipt of a 50%deposit within 72 hours after submission of the pro forma invoice. Banking details are reflected on this invoice. Final payment to be made 72 hours prior to arrival. Last minute books need full payment to confirm a reservation. Specials may apply for a 2 night consecutive stay. Rates are subject to change at the discretion of the Mavela management.

Cancellation Policy

No cancellation penalties will be levied should the guest change their travel dates. Changes must be made at least 5 days prior to the original travel dates. Less than 7 days prior to arrival: 100% cancellation. 7 to 30 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation. More than 30 days : no cancellation penalty.

Check-In & Check-Out

Mavela welcomes guests from 14:00hrs, however a late arrival after 15:30hrs could result in guests missing the afternoon game drive. We sadly wish you farewell at 11:00am.

Dietary Requirements

Please let us now in advance of any dietary requirements.

Child Policy

Mavela regrets but we do not accommodation children under the age of 12, unless exclusive use of the lodge is booked.