(Applicable 01 July 2021 – 30 April 2023)

Description / Number of Rooms: 5 Daily Rates
ALL ROOMS Full Board & 2 Game Drives per person per night R2,585.00
  • Children (0-11yrs) at 50%; 12yrs and above full rate
  • There is a R100.00 conservation levy payable per person per night, which goes toward funding our anti-poaching unit, reserve maintenance, animal welfare and future conservation efforts
  • Extra activities:
    • Game Drives (3 hours) Day/Night @ R730.00 per drive
    • Transfers from the Front Gate @ R550.00 per trip
Rates Include Rates Exclude
  • Accommodation
  • 3 Meals a day (breakfast, light lunch, dinner)
  • Hot Beverages
  • 2 Game drives per day
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Soft Drinks & Alcohol
  • Staff gratuities
  • Conservation Levy
  • Airport Transfers
  • Gate Transfers
  • Travel Insurance

Product details

Zebra Room: includes a deluxe King size bed, en-suite bathroom and private deck overlooking the Amaqongqo hills.

Giraffe Room: has a deluxe King size bed, en-suite bathroom, private deck, and also overlooks the Amaqongqo hills. This room is also accessible from inside the lodge.

Nyala Room: has 2 double beds with private bathroom next door. If needed, Nyala forms part of a family room with the Giraffe room, via a short passage.

Sundowners Rondavel: has a deluxe King size bed, en-suite bathroom, and is aptly named as is in the perfect position to experience sublime sunsets.

Eagles Nest Rondavel: has a deluxe King size bed, en-suite bathroom, private deck, and is situated in a private area of the garden.


Lodge Bookings

  • Makongo Hills reserves the right to amend any advertised rates without any prior consent or notice.
  • All published rates are quoted per adult or child per night inclusive of Value Added Tax (VAT) in South African Rands
  • In order to confirm a booking, we require a 50% deposit within 10 days of a reservation confirmation. Balance of payment to be made before or during stay.
  • All reservation requests, amendments and cancellations must be made in writing to Makongo Hills by e-mail office@makongohills.com

Payments can be made using any of the following methods:

  • EFT; Yoco Machine present at lodge;  Cash

Please email the deposit slip with the name as reference to office@makongohills.com

Cancellation policy

  • 30 – 22 days before date of arrival, full refund
  • 21 – 15 days before arrival, 50% cancellation fee
  • 14 –   8 days before arrival, 75% cancellation fee
  • 7   –   0 days before arrival, 100% cancellation fee

All cancellations must be done in writing and emailed through to office@makongohills.com

Bookings that will not be accepted:

  • Same-day bookings
  • 1 night – 1 person bookings

Check in time: 14h00 – 17h30 and Check out time: 10h00 please

No vehicle to enter the property later than 17:30 PM. It is the guest’s responsibility to ensure they are on time.
If need be, alternative arrangements can be made with reserve manager – Dave Powell, 071 892 4068


  • You need to please bring your own soft drinks and alcohol
  • To drive to the lodge, you require a vehicle with relatively high clearance; 4×4 not necessary unless during rainy season (traditionally October to March)
  • All reserves you drive through are Big 5 reserves, be cautious and do not get out of the vehicle