Rates 2019

Validity Type Number of Chalets P/P Sharing Single
1 Jan-30 Apr Chalet 3 R 6670 R 8360
1 May-30 June Chalet 3 R 5990 R 7680
1 July-31 Dec Chalet 3 R 6670 R 8360
1 Jan-30 Apr Suite 5 R 10200 R 12840
1 May-30 June Suite 5 R 9180 R 11760
1 July-31 Dec Suite 5 R 10200 R 12840

Rates are per person, per night.

Rates include: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.

Rates exclude:Champagne, cognacs, cellar wines, premium brand spirits, craft beers, cigars & cigarettes. Telephone calls. Curio-shop purchases. Transfers. Gratuities. Additional activities. Wellness treatments. Laundry.

The Treehouse hide can be booked as an extra activity to your stay for only R2995 per night.

Balule Conservation/Road Levy (for guests self driving) – ZAR70,00 per vehicle plus an additional ZAR170,00 per person in the vehicle.* Subject to change without prior notice.

Minimum stay – 2 nights.

A maximum of seven guests per safari vehicle.

We regret, no children under 12.

Guests wishing to book a private vehicle will be required to pay R7150.00 per day (Subject to availability).

Conservation/Entrance Fee 2019

ZAR70,00 per vehicle plus an additional ZAR170,00 per person in the vehicle.* Subject to change without prior notice.

Transfer Rates to/from the Airport - 2019

1 pax 2 pax 3 pax 4 pax 5+ pax
Eastgate Airport R 1214 R 620 R 485 R 420 R 355
Phalaborwa Airport R 1490 R 775 R 655 R 510 R 425
KMIA R 2750 R 1415 R 1060 R 885 R 735


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 Article for more information.


  • R600 pp payable at lodge or in advance
  • You will leave the lodge at 12h00 and return in time for lunch at approximately 15h00.
  • The Black Mamba Headquarters is inside Balule Nature Reserve and you will travel by open game viewer

Tour include:

  •  Meeting some of the Black Mambas
  • A presentation by the Black Mambas during which a display of poaching artefacts will be shown
  • A short tour of Ops room
  • A question and answer section

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