Melodies of the Wild Weekend Stay from R4200pp

Nestled beneath the shady Karees in the heart of Mziki Private Game Reserve, just two hours’ drive from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, this Lodge offers a natural, affordable haven for eco-travellers seeking an authentic, unaffected encounter with the African bush. Home to three of the Big Five – Elephant, Buffalo and Rhino – the Lodge offers a malaria-free safari near Johannesburg and Pilanesberg in which families can enjoy safari viewing in a safe, comfortable and relaxed environment.

  • 2 hours from OR Tambo International Airport
  • Family Friendly
  • Malaria Free
  • All meals and game drives included
  • Based on a Friday & Saturday night stay

2 Night Weekend Break from R 4 200 per person
Valid 01 April 2018 – 31 Oct 2018*
*Excluding peak periods of long weekends

Families welcome this lodge does not have an age restriction for game viewing with families catered for on their own game vehicles so as to ensure their comfort and that of other lodge guests. Explore the wonders of the African bush by day, or night, with your expert game ranger, from the area’s prolific birdlife, to mammals, trees and even insects.

In-room facilities in all rooms: air-condition, ceiling fan, small safe, electric blanket for winter

months, tea and coffee making facility, complimentary guest amenities.

Main Lodge Rooms

Gaze out on to the Lodge’s crystal-clear swimming pool and the busy waterhole beyond from the comfort of one of four Main Lodge Rooms, uniquely decorated to reflect the surrounding bushveld and the animal species from which each room derives its name. Offering large king-size or two twin beds with delicate Italian linen, en-suite bathrooms and the convenience of pool-front access, these rooms are ideal for families with older children, couples or individual guests

Chalets / Rondavels

Perfect for families, the three thatched twin- or king-size chalets and two thatched twin- or king-size bed rondavels that are set within the Lodge’s beautiful indigenous gardens and can accommodate a maximum of two adults and two children under the age of 12 years. Individually decorated and incorporating rustic natural elements, the chalets are unique in style and spacious, each incorporating a sleeper couch and large en-suite bathroom including separate shower and bathroom.

Activities include:
A morning and an afternoon activity are provided daily.
We offer game drives, bush walks, river cruises (subject to water level) and fishing*.
(Fishing is an additional cost, catch and release policy)

Children of all ages are welcome at Mziki. Parents are fully responsible for their children. We do offer babysitting with prior arrangement. There is no age restriction for children on game drives or barge cruises however the ranger has the right to refuse children if they do not adhere to his/her instruction. The age restriction on walking safaris is 16. There is a children’s Jungle gym in the garden and we provide a selection of coloring in books and games. Small meals can be arranged for young children throughout the day provided that it is prearranged.

Children over the age of 6 they have a Mini-Rangers Programme too.

African Chapter offers:

2 night Weekend stay in Main Lodge Rooms

R4 200,00 per adult sharing in twin/double room

R1 900,00 per child, sharing with parents are free for accommodation and pay just for meals and game drives
Free of charge per child under 4 years sharing with parents

 2 night Weekend stay in Chalet / Rondavals;

R5 000,00 per adult sharing in twin/double room

R1 900,00 per child, sharing with parents are free for accommodation and pay just for meals and game drives
Free of charge per child under 4 years sharing with parents

Above Rates include:

  • Full breakfast;
  • Light lunch; and
  • A variation of Three Course Dinners or a Boma Braai.
  • Morning and an Afternoon activity are provided daily.
  • Based on a Friday & Saturday night stay
Above Rates exclude:

  • Transfer to / from Lodge, however if needed please advise and we will quote you.
  • All drinks and items of personal nature
  • Additional nights stay (however we can arrange extra nights)
  • Activities that have a cost, however if you wish to include it we can and prearrange.

  • Complimentary barge cruise on bordering 2000ha Valkopdam(subject to water level)
  • Romantic turndowns and private dinners for honeymoon, anniversaries or special occasions
  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Complimentary archery and pellet shooting

Above prices valid 01 April 2018 – 31 Oct 2018 *
(*Excluding peak periods like long weekends, surcharge may be applicable for min stay of 3 nights)

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  • All rates are subject to final availability at the time of booking and any further rate adjustments due to exchange rate fluctuations, annual increases and other uncontrollable circumstances.
  • African Chapter Tours are insured for public and passenger liabilities in incidences where this might be applicable.
  • African Chapter Tours abide to an environmentally conscious programme for the development of conservation in all aspects of tourism which this package includes.
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  • Errors and omissions excluded
  • Cancellation policies apply once written confirmation of acceptance is received. Any no shows will be charged for in full.