Accommodation Rates 2024

Validity Type P/P Sharing Single
1 Jan – 31 Dec Chalet R 9585 R 14378
1 Jan – 31 Dec Suite R 15190 R 22785

Rates are per person, per night. Minimum stay – 2 nights. We regret, no children under 12.
The Treehouse hide can be booked as an extra activity to your stay for only R3625 per night.

Please contact us to enquire about our specials at reservations@pondoro.co.za

  • 15% VAT. Accommodation
  • Three meals daily
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Soft drinks
  • house wines
  • a selection of spirits and beers
  • A morning and evening game drive
  • Nature walks accompanied by experienced armed trackers.
  • Champagne, Cognacs, Cellar wines, Premium brand spirits & Craft beers
  • Cigars & cigarettes
  • Telephone calls
  • Curio-shop purchases
  • Transfers
  • Gratuities
  • Additional activities
  • Wellness treatments
  • Laundry

Pondoro is a proud partner of the Black Mamba all woman anti-poaching unit and the Bush Baby Environmental Education Program for underprivileged children. A percentage of the booking funds are donated to these organisations.

Balule Conservation/Road Levy (for guests self driving) – ZAR100,00 per vehicle plus an additional ZAR250,00 per person in the vehicle.* Subject to change without prior notice.

Guests wishing to book a private vehicle will be required to pay R7500.00 per day (Subject to availability).

Pondoro Cancellation policy:

Pondoro reserves the right to charge the following cancellation fees should a confirmed reservation be cancelled within the following periods:
If cancellation of any booking or any part thereof is received 31 days prior to arrival, 50% of booking amount will be forfeited.
If a cancellation of any booking or any part thereof is received between 30 – 08 days prior to arrival, 75% of the total balance (accommodation and transfer fees) will be forfeited.
If a cancellation of any booking or any part thereof is received within 07 – 00 days prior to arrival, 100% of the total balance (accommodation and transfer fees) will be forfeited.

Transfer Rates to/from the airport 2024

1 Pax 2 Pax 3 Pax 4 Pax 5 Pax
Eastgate Airport R 1685 R 850 R 675 R 5185 R 495
Phalaborwa Airport R 2050 R 1080 R 905 R 705 R 590
KMIA R 3165 R 1875 R 1405 R 1165 R970

Rates are per person one way.

Please note that the Conservation/Entrance fee at the Gate is ZAR110,00 per vehicle and an additional ZAR 265,00 per person in the vehicle (*subject to change without prior notice).

JHB – PONDORO R 8625-00 PER BUS
JHB – PONDORO VIA PANORAMIC ROUTE R 10925-00 PER BUS

KMIA (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport)
Eastgate Airport – Hoedspruit

Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Tours

Pondoro is very excited to announce a Black Mamba Anti-Poaching tour done every Wednesday and Saturday.  All funds will go directly to the Black Mamba Anti-poaching unit. Click on the Black Mamba Tour for more information.

  • You will leave the lodge at 12h00 and return in time for lunch at approximately 15h00.
  • The Nonwane Research facility is inside the Nature Reserve and you will travel by open game viewer

Tour includes:

  •  Meeting some of the Black Mambas
  • A presentation by the Black Mambas during which a display of poaching artefacts will be shown
  • A question and answer section
Year Rate Per Person Sharing
2023 R 950
2024 R 1100
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