Rates and Bookings


10 December 2021
Winter Special
(May – June)
11 December to
10 January 2022
Per person sharing per night R 4 500Pay for 2 nights
and stay the 3rd
night free!

*any night
thereafter pays
R 3 800 pppns
R 4 650
Single per night R 6 750R 6 975
Per child 8 – 12 years of age sharing with two full paying adults R 2 800R 2 900
Per person sharing per night R 4 800Pay for 2 nights
and stay the 3rd
night free!

*any night
thereafter pays
R 4 100 pppns
R 4 950
Single per night R 7 200R 7 425
Per child 8 – 12 years of age sharing with two full paying adults R 2 800R 2 900
Exclusive Use (1 – 14 guests) R 65 000Pay for 2 nights
and stay the 3rd
night free!

*any night
thereafter pays
R 62 000pn
R 68 000
Additional Adults: Per person per night R 4 400R 4 600
Additional Children: Per child 2 – 7 years of age R 2 200R 2 400
Additional Children: 8 – 12 years of age R 2 600R 2 800

OFFERS  Valid 01 January – 31 December 2021


Honeymoon couples staying 4 nights at Nambiti Plains Lodge will enjoy a fresh fruit basket on arrival, a private moon-lit dinner; romantic turndowns; scented bath; champagne on ice; chocolates for two. R 40 000 per couple.* *rates apply when couples stay within 3 months of their wedding ceremony.


Book and pay for a seven-night stay and receive the last two night complimentary! Valid for 1 January to 20 December 2021 *
*T&C apply. Not valid with other offers

*Please note that Nambiti Plains is not a fenced camp, therefore, we only accept children from 8 years of age, but we are happy to discuss exceptions.

*We regret that we are not a wheelchair friendly Lodge (quite a few steps and uneven surfaces). Please contact the Lodge before making a reservation when you experience walking difficulty.

Experience unpretentious luxury
at Nambiti Plains

Book your 5-star bush break today


  • Luxury accommodation with stunning bush views 
  • Welcome drinks and hand sanitizer towels 
  • Arrival Gift in line with our conservation policies 
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and/or high tea, dinner) 
  • Safari Activities: Two game drives per day with a professional guide 
  • Snacks and refreshments on safari – minerals, local beers, House liquor and wine on the afternoon safaris 
  • Coffee, tea, hot chocolate, breakfast juices and water available all day 
  • A glass of house wine during dinner 
  • Boma, bush breakfasts and bush dinners (weather permitted) 
  •  WiFi throughout the Main Lodge and the Suites 
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance 
  •  1% Tourism Levy & 15% VAT


  • Transfers to and from the Reserve – this can be arranged though the Lodge at an additional cost 
  • Reserve conservation levy per person per day (around R 75.00 – subject to change) 
  • Additional Safari Activities: Walking Safaris, Night drives, Fishing and Star Gazing 
  • Alternative Activities outside the Reserve: Helicopter flips, Battlefield Tours and Drakensberg outings 
  • Private Picnics 
  • Romantic Private Champagne Dinner 
  • Curios and gratuities 
  • Mini bar items and additional beverages ordered at the bar such as Cellar wines, champagnes, soft drinks and all imported spirits and beers 
  • Laundry service available at additional charge 
  • Please enquire with regards to special events


  • Nambiti Plains Lodge is situated in the Nambiti Game Reserve (Memorial Gate) and is roughly 3.5 hours from Durban and 4.5 hours from Johannesburg
  • Nambiti Plains is a malaria-free area
  • Recommended time of arrival is from 12h00 with check-in to the rooms from 14h00. Rooms are vacated between 10h00 and 11h00. Gates open at 06h00 and close at 18h00
  • When traveling take into account that game drives usually start at 15h30 on your day of arrival and that late arrivals could possibly result in missing your first game drive. Please check with the Lodge as game drive times may vary with the seasons.
  • Lunch is usually served between 13h30 to 14h30 (times may change), however late arrivals can still enjoy a small High Tea.
  • Please contact the Lodge when passing Ladysmith as to avoid a waiting period of 20 minutes upon arrival as the Lodge is situated a distance from the gate.
  • Guests will be required to sign an indemnity form at the gate then proceed with private vehicles to the undercover guest parking from where a guide will collect you and you will be driven to the lodge


  • An email confirmation is required within 4 days of making the reservation for us to be able to hold the booking. 
  • We require 50% deposit 3 months before the confirmed arrival date in order to secure the booking. 
  • Full payment is required 30 days prior to the confirmed arrival date. 


Cancellations must be made in writing and conditions of cancellation are as follows: 

  • Less than 14 days prior to confirmed arrival date = 100% cancellation fee 
  • 15 to 45 days prior to confirmed arrival date = 50% cancellation fee 
  • 46 to 120 days prior to confirmed arrival date = loss of 20% deposit 
  • 121 days and more prior to confirmed arrival date = full refund 


  • Nambiti Plains require a 20% deposit in order to secure a booking. Provisional bookings are held for 4 days before being released (see cancelation policy)
  • Full accommodation payment to be made 30 days prior to arrival.
  • The Nambiti Reserve charge a conservation levy per person per night that will be added to the guests extras account and settled upon departure – this is a mandatory charge
  • All payments by agents/operators for accommodation to be made via electronic bank transfer
  • Rates are inclusive of 15% vat and subject to change without prior notice.
  • Guests are responsible for any bank charges that may be incurred for EFT Payments.
  • International bank transfers for amounts totalling less than R25 000 will incur an additional +-R200 bank surcharge – amounts totalling more than R25 000 will incur a surcharge of 0.5% of the accommodation amount. This may vary from bank to bank and will be for your own account.
  • Extras to be settled upon departure at the Lodge and may be settled by cash, Master or Visa card only. We do not accept Diners, American Express and Cheques.

* subject to availability, prices subject to change

Banking Details

Account Name: Desert Star Trading
Bank: Standard Bank
Branch code: 045626
Account type: Cheque
Account number: 042936403
VAT Number: 464 024 8581

International Bank Transfers

Account Name: Desert Star Trading
Bank: Standard Bank, PO Box 85, KwaZulu-Natal, 3600
51 Old Main Road, Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal
Account type: Cheque
Swift Code: SBZAZAJJ
Account Number: 042936403

Experience unpretentious luxury
at Nambiti Plains