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Hotel Description

Family-friendly 4-star lodge with safari

On river

A stay at this lodge places you within half a mile (1 km) of Kruger National Park Malelane Gate and 3 miles (5 km) of Leopard Creek Country Club. Inkwazi Shopping Centre is within 6 miles (10 km) and Kwa Madwala Game Reserve is within 20 miles (32 km).

Full-service spa, dining

A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free lodge. Families will appreciate the children's pool, onsite laundry facilities, and in-room childcare. Enjoy the spa tub and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

Free WiFi, balconies

The 74 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and minibars. Other amenities include balconies, room service, and TVs with cable channels.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$97* Per night/room Feb 17 - Feb 18

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to March 1 2021 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

Pestana Kruger Lodge offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Business amenities include a business center, a meeting room, and limo/town car service. A children's pool, a sauna, and spa services are also featured at the family-friendly Pestana Kruger Lodge. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Malelane lodge is smoke free.

  • 74 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Nelspruit (MQP-Kruger Mpumalanga Intl.) (66.3 km / 41.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Pestana Kruger Lodge offers 74 accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. These individually decorated accommodations include desks. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Private balcony
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Buhlebethu Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in African cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Eshonalanga Bar - Onsite bar.

Boma - This theme restaurant specializes in African cuisine and serves dinner only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Guests can experience the thrill of a safari, and take advantage of an outdoor pool. A children's 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.

  • Ecotours on site
  • Game drive on site
  • Rafting nearby
  • Safari on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Volleyball on site
  • Game viewing on site

Spa Services

Thulani SPA has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

  • Body treatments
  • Steam room in spa
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Pestana Kruger Lodge

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Service animals not allowed
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Hotel Names

  • Kruger Lodge Pestana
  • Kruger Pestana
  • Kruger Pestana Lodge
  • Pestana Kruger
  • Pestana Kruger Lodge
  • Pestana Lodge
  • Pestana Lodge Kruger
  • Pestana Kruger Hotel Malelane
  • Pestana Kruger Lodge Malelane
  • Pestana Kruger Malelane
  • Pestana Kruger Lodge Lodge
  • Pestana Kruger Lodge Malelane
  • Pestana Kruger Lodge Lodge Malelane

You should know

  • To get to the property, guests need to transfer by required shuttle. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 48 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the lodge before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

National Rating

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.