Kariega Main Lodge Chalet Living Area
Main Lodge

Main Lodge offers families, friends and couples a relaxed and friendly environment to enjoy the African bush. All the log chalets are air conditioned, with en-suite bedrooms, and large private viewing decks. Each has a spacious lounge and living area which is great for socializing before retreating to the privacy and comfort of your bedroom. The lodge has been expertly integrated with the surrounding bush to create a natural environment where guests can enjoy traditional meals in the restaurant or boma, a drink at the bar or a swim in the pool.

Safari Lodge Chalets

24 Log chalets, with large private viewing decks (some with private pools) offering privacy and stunning views of the Kariega river valley. All the log chalets are air conditioned (bedrooms only) with en-suite bedrooms.

Rates Include

  • Safari drive twice daily
  • All meals inclusive (excludes beverages) 
  • Meals served buffet-style
  • Private viewing deck, some with plunge pools
  • River cruises and guided bush walks
  • Canoeing 
  • Comfortable bedrooms with king-size beds (twin or double)
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Inside showers and baths
  • Air conditioning (bedrooms)
  • Fireplace in most chalets
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Hair dryer
  • Internet connectivity (in lodge, not in chalets)
  • Safe (at reception)
  • Telephone 

Availabilty & Rates

High Season 01 September 2021 - 17 December 2021 R5,950
Peak Season 18 December 2021 - 10 January 2022 R6,500
High Season 11 January 2022 - 31 January 2022 R5,950
Peak Season 01 February 2022 - 28 February 2022 R6,500
High Season 01 March 2022 - 30 April 2022 R5,950
Low Season 01 May 2022 - 31 August 2022 R4,950
High Season 01 September 2022 - 17 December 2022 R5,950
Peak Season 18 December 2022 - 10 January 2023 R6,500
High Season 11 January 2023 - 31 January 2023 R6,250
Peak Season 01 February 2023 - 28 February 2023 R6,850
High Season 01 March 2023 - 30 April 2023 R6,250
  • Per person per night sharing (+50% single supplement)
  • All meals, morning and evening game drives and other game activities (beverages excluded)
  • Children 12 years and under pay 50% of the adult rates
  • Children 3 years and under stay free of charge
  • Excludes Kariega Foundation conservation & community levy of R150 per adult paying guest per night. 
  • Bookings for two or less people may be accommodated in a 1-bedroom chalet.

    Guest Reviews

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    These two days at Kariega were an unforgettable event for us. Imogen was our guide for the safari tours and she did a fantastic job. Many thanks to her and all the helpful and friendly staff of Kariega.

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