Tented Safaris

  • Big 5
  • Greater Kruger
  • Timbavati
  • Photographic Safaris
Per person sharing
R 6550
per night
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down
Per person single
R 7200
per night
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down
Villa
R 51 000
Max 8 guests, per night
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down

SPECIALS

Per person sharing
R18670
per 3-night stay
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down
Per single person
R20520
per 3-night stay
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down
Per person sharing
R24890
Per 4-Night Stay
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down
Per Single Person
R27360
Per 4-Night Stay
INCLUDES
Accommodation and 3 meals/day
Sundowner game drive drinks (local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines)
Bottled water, tea, coffee
Laundry
Morning and afternoon game drives
Optional morning bushwalk of approx. 1 hour after breakfast
Emergency medical assistance and evacuation
15% VAT
Unlimited WIFI
Star gazing after supper
Room turn down

Excluded in your rate:
Curio shop purchases, transport to/from camp, gratuities, all items of personal nature, all drinks (except on activities), Timbavati Reserve vehicle entry fee, Timbavati Conservation Levy, community donations and Travel Insurance.

Timbavati Reserve Fees: (Subject to change without notice)
Timbavati Conservation Fee: The Conservation Levy is used entirely for the funding of the operational activities of the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. This includes 10% for community development projects through the Timbavati Foundation.The fee amounts to R 400.00 per person per night for 2020.
Timbavati Vehicle entry Fee: R 190.00 per vehicle once off, to be settled in cash or card at the Reserve Gate. When booking a transfer, this fee will be included automatically.

Check in: Between 12:00 and 14:00, enjoy lunch before embarking on your afternoon game drive.
Check out: At 11:00, after your morning game drive and breakfast.

Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy
30% deposit upon confirmation of booking. Balance due 30 days prior to travel.
Cancelled more than 31 days prior to arrival: loss of deposit.
Cancelled between 30 and 20 days prior to arrival: loss of 60%.
Cancelled 19 days or less prior to arrival: loss of full fare.
Group Cancellation Policy (when booking 3 tents or more)
30% deposit upon confirmation of booking. Balance due 60 days prior to arrival.
Cancelled more than 60 days prior to arrival: loss of deposit.
Cancelled between 59 and 31 days prior to arrival: loss of 60%.
Cancelled 30 days or less prior to arrival: loss of full fare.
Payment Policy
Full payment is required 30 days prior to arrival for FIT and 60 days prior to arrival for GROUPS. Payment can be made via bank transfer or by credit card. Credit-card payments will result in an additional 4% fee.
Important Info
• All rates are quoted in South African Rand and is inclusive of VAT
• Accommodation rates are all quoted for per person sharing or single per night
• Timbavati Reserve Fees are extra and subject to change
• The normal per person sharing rate will apply when 1 adult shares with 1 child
• Making use of Thabamati Rates will imply acceptance of our Terms and Conditions
• Our rates may not be published in print or electronic at a lesser value than our RACK/Published rate.
• Drones are STRICTLY PROHIBITED in the Timbavati Game Reserve, failure to comply with this rule will result in a heavy fine or arrest by reserve management.
• No children under the ages of 12yrs at Thabamati
• Children of all ages are welcome when booking out the whole camp as a villa option, POR
Child Policy
Child Policy: Thabamati welcomes children of 12 years and older. They may participate in all game drives, but not bushwalks. There is one luxury tent that can be converted to accommodate 3 persons - please double- check with reservations if this is available at the time of booking. Children of all ages are welcome when the whole camp is booked as a villa option - please enquire with reservations for a special rate.
Safari Activities
Thabamati uses 1 (one) open, spacious safari vehicle for game drives. It seats all guests comfortably. All safaris are conducted by a professional guide. Bushwalks of about one hour are scheduled daily after breakfast (weather permitting), and guests between the ages of 16 and 60 are allowed on the these walks. Guests older than 60 years of age must present a medical certificate confirming that he/she is physically capable of participating in such bushwalks. All participants in safari walks must understand English fully. Should visitors fail to comply with these conditions, Thabamati reserves the right to refuse guests participation in bushwalks.
Drinks
Thabamati’s tariff includes sundowner drinks. This applies to local beers, local soft drinks, local spirits and house wines. Bottled water is also included. All other drinks are excluded, and payment for these must be made in camp by credit card or in cash (a small card fee will be added).
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