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Hotel Description

Enjoy the outdoor pool at this 4-star Malelane lodge

In shopping district

You'll be within 2 miles (3 km) of Inkwazi Shopping Centre and 9 miles (15 km) of Kruger National Park Malelane Gate with a stay here. Leopard Creek Country Club is within 9 miles (15 km) and Kwa Madwala Game Reserve is within 20 miles (32 km).

Free breakfast

This lodge features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and airport shuttle. You'll appreciate the theme park shuttle, terrace, and garden.

Free WiFi

The 12 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and furnished balconies or patios. Coffee/tea makers, ceiling fans, and hair dryers are also available.

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$70* Per night/room Mar 1 - Mar 2

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room (Queen/bunk)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room (Single beds)

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

About the River House Bush and Safari Lodge

Location 25 & 27 Visarend Street, Malelane, Mpumalanga 1320

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A free manager's reception is offered daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly River House Bush and Safari Lodge. You'll have access to the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a theme park shuttle are available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Malelane lodge.

  • 1 building
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1997
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • 1 conference room
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Nelspruit (MQP-Kruger Mpumalanga Intl.) (61.1 km / 38 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and theme park shuttle

Room Amenities

River House Bush and Safari Lodge offers 12 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. This Malelane lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

The lodge hosts a free manager's reception daily.

River House Bush and Safari Lodge has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, or fitness facility without adult supervision. Guests under 13 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool.

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

  • Game drive nearby
  • Safari nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Game viewing on site

Accessibility

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM.
Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at River House Bush and Safari 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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

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.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. 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; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • No 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 not 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
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 10 percent cleaning fee will be charged

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 1300 per person (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • River House Bush Safari Lodge Malelane
  • River House Bush Safari Lodge
  • River House Bush Safari Malelane
  • River House Bush Safari
  • River House Bush And Safari
  • River House Bush and Safari Lodge Lodge
  • River House Bush and Safari Lodge Malelane
  • River House Bush and Safari Lodge Lodge Malelane

You should know

  • River House Bush and Safari Lodge offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the lodge before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 12 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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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.