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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly lodge with full-service spa and free breakfast

Location

This family-friendly lodge is located on a river.

Property Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool are available at this lodge. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free manager's reception. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 16 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include balconies, living rooms, and dining areas.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This lodge is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Hotel Amenities

Karkloof Safari Spa is an all-inclusive lodge. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

In addition to a full-service spa, Karkloof Safari Spa features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. The lodge offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast each morning and a complimentary manager's reception is offered on select days. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Art Deco lodge also offers a sauna, spa services, and a library. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. Onsite valet parking is complimentary.

Karkloof Safari Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • Garden 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free reception 
  • Steam room 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 16 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate living room 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Separate dining area 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • HDTV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast each morning. The lodge offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

Gourmet Dining Room - This restaurant overlooks the garden. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open 24 hours.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can experience the thrill of a safari, and enjoy recreation facilities including complimentary bicycles. An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Game viewing on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Safari on site 

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 17 treatment rooms. Services include Thai massages, massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • Number of treatment rooms 17 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 8 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 8 PM

Payment types

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No pets or service animals allowed

No elevators

Hotel Name

  • Karkloof Safari
  • Karkloof Safari Spa
  • Karkloof Safari Spa Lodge
  • Karkloof Safari Spa Lodge Pietermaritzburg
  • Karkloof Safari Spa Pietermaritzburg
  • Karkloof Spa
  • Karkloof Hotel Pietermaritzburg

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.


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