Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly lodge with free breakfast and free valet parking

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool

Location

Located near the airport, this family-friendly lodge is within 12 mi (20 km) of Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve, Howick Museum, and Nelson Mandela Capture Site Monument. Butterflies for Africa and Msunduzi Museum are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this lodge has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free manager's reception. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a spa tub, and a sauna 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.

Lodge Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

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

Lodge 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 an outdoor pool, Karkloof Safari Spa provides a spa tub, a sauna, and complimentary bicycles. 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 wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Art Deco lodge also offers spa services, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. 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.

  • Free reception 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Steam room 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Garden 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • 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 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • 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 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Separate dining area 
  • HDTV 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • 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 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

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.

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

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

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Lodge 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

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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

Lodge 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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