Thanda Safari Rates

All rates are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR), subject to change without prior notice and inclusive of Value Added Tax (VAT) at 15%.

To enquire about our South African Residence rates, please contact our reservations department.


Updated Cancellation Policy - June 2020

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Reservations Policy

Terms & Conditions

  • A 20% deposit of the total accommodation charge is required when making the reservation in order to secure the booking.
  • Full payment is required 45 days prior to the confirmed arrival date.


  • Less than 14 days prior to the confirmed arrival date = 100% cancellation fee
  • 15 to 44 days prior to the confirmed arrival date = 50% cancellation fee
  • 45 days and more prior to the confirmed arrival date = loss of deposit

Child Policy

Age Requirements

  • Thanda Safari Lodge: Two children under the age of 16 can share a suite with two adults.
  • Villa iZulu: Children up to the age of 16 are permitted to share.
  • Thanda Tented Camp: We regret that no children under the age of six can be accommodated. One child under the age of 16 can share a tent with two adults.

Terms & Conditions

  • Single beds are available for children under the age of 16 sharing with their parents.
  • A children's menu is available. Please let us know if your children have any specific dietary requirements.
  • Nannies are available at a nominal extra rate and must be booked on arrival.
  • Children under three may not dine in the boma, dining room or on decks. A private boma experience may be arranged for families travelling with children under three. Alternatively, room service dinner and a babysitter can be arranged.
  • Children under six are not allowed on game drives unless a private vehicle is booked.
  • Children under 16 are not allowed on bush walks. However, at your guide's discretion special bush 'rambles' can be arranged for younger children.

Please note: We are more than willing to discuss exceptions to all child-related rules, within reason, in cases where a family or group has reserved Thanda Safari Lodge or Thanda Tented Camp in their entirety.


Reservations +27 32 586 0149