2022 Rates

01 January – 31 December 2022



Per person per night sharing R 7950.00
Per person per night single R 11000.00
Please note: Only remote suites have private plunge pools

Booking Terms and Conditions

  • Arathusa Safari Lodge rates are fully inclusive of accommodation; meals; house wines, beers and spirits; teas & coffees; twice-daily game drives in open safari vehicles; a guided bush walk and Wi-Fi.
  • Rates exclude premium branded beverages; laundry; curio shop purchases; spa treatments and products. These charges are payable on departure as extras.
  • Rates are inclusive of 15% VAT
  • The following vehicle entrance fees are charged by the Sabi Sand Wildtuin on entrance into the reserve, and are excluded from the rates for accommodation:
    Light vehicles: (under 3500kg GVM) R310.00 per vehicle
    PLUS a per person fee of R140.00 per entry
    Heavy vehicles: (over 3500kg GVM) R540.00 per vehicle
  • Effective 01 January 2021 to 31 December 2022 the mandatory Sabi Sand Wildtuin Conservation Levy is R151.80 (inclusive of 15% VAT) per person per night. This contribution goes towards conservation initiatives within the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, with a particular focus on the prevention of rhino poaching. These costs are added to invoices for accommodation, although arrangements may be made to add the charges to extras payable by guests on departure from the reserve.

Please Note

  • Guests will be required to sign an Indemnity Form on arrival at the lodge
  • Children of 12 and over are welcome at Arathusa and will be charged the full adult rate for accommodation
  • Suites can accommodate a maximum of two guests
  • All bookings must be confirmed in writing
  • A 50% deposit is required to secure a reservation
  • Full prepayment is required before guests arrive at Arathusa Safari Lodge
  • A Tourism Levy does not apply at Arathusa Safari Lodge

Revised COVID-19 Cancellation Policy

Until further notice, the following cancellation policy will apply on all FIT bookings:

  • No cancellation penalties will be incurred for any booking released more than 30 days prior to the planned date of arrival
  • Bookings released between 30 days and 7 days prior to arrival will incur a fee equivalent to 50% of the full accommodation charge
  • Bookings released less than 7 days prior to arrival will incur a fee equivalent to 100% of the full accommodation charge

Please Note

  • Full prepayment is required 30 days prior to arrival
  • Provisional bookings may be held without a deposit to secure until 30 days prior to arrival, at which point full prepayment is required to secure the booking

Group Terms and Conditions

  • Any reservation of 8 or more people is considered a group.
  • 10% deposit is payable on confirmation of the reservation.
  • Two further deposits of 25% each are payable 150 days and 90 days respectively prior to arrival, and the full balance is required no less than 30 days before arrival.

Group Cancellation Policy

  • 10% if cancelled more than 150 days prior to arrival
  • 25% if cancelled less than 150 days prior to arrival
  • 50% if cancelled 90 days prior to arrival
  • 100% if cancelled less than 45 days prior to arrival

Banking details

Account name: Arathusa Safari Lodge
Bank: Nedbank
Branch Code: 166234
Account number: 1662063512

Proof of payment to be sent to

Email: reservations@arathusa.co.za or Fax: 086 206 1670