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Ivory Tree Game Lodge

5* Luxury Game Lodge in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve

Experience Africa in a thrilling way without making a compromise with your comfort from one of Pilanesberg National Park’s top luxury accommodations. Nested inside the crater of an extinct volcano in the north-eastern part of the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, the Ivory Tree Game Lodge is equipped with every amenity needed to make your trip unforgettable.

Take a dip in the plunge pool and enjoy the stunning African sunsets from your very own private patio, then walk around the lodge, following the ancient elephant trails surrounding the property. Then set off to explore the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park for some thrilling big game or bird watching, or take part in some of the adventure-filled outdoors activities offered by the Ivory Tree Game Lodge, including archery, airgun, drumming and more.

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Rates inclusive of 15% VAT • South African Rand • Subject to availability
Description 1 Oct 2019
to 30 Apr 2020
1 May 2020
to 30 Sep 2020
1 Oct 2020
to 30 Apr 2021
Standard Single R5 795 R4 860 R5 795
Standard Double per person R3 875 R3 240 R3 875
Luxury Suite per 2 adult R10 535 R8 795 R10 535
Family Suite per room R11 590 R9 720 R11 590
Executive Suite per room R16 020 R13 355 R16 020
Child under 12yrs sharing | Standard Room on Request on Request on Request
Child under 12yrs sharing | Executive Room on Request on Request on Request
Private Villa R37 500 R37 500 R37 500
Black Friday 2019
SA RES Domestic Special Offer

Standard Room
R2 220
Family Suite (Unit Rate) Can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children under 12 years old
R8 400

Book Dates: 29 November 2019 - 02 December 2019
Travel Dates: 01 December 2019 – 31 August 2020
Block out Dates: 20 Dec 2019 – 06 Jan 2020

aha Rate Sheet Notes:
  •  Single rate is a 50% supplement of the sharing rate.
  •  Children over 12 are charged as adults.
  •  Children under 12 charged @ 50% of the adult sharing rate, unless otherwise stated.
  •  South African properties Inclusive of VAT @ 15% subject to change
  •  Subject to change without prior notification
  •  Excludes any and all Community / Conservation levies
  •  Rate includes all meals and 2 Game Drives per day
  •  Above rates are per person sharing per night in Standard Room
  •  Rate excludes Community levy at R 115 per person per stay
  •  All Government taxes and levies as applicable. AHA Hotels & Lodges unilaterally reserves the right to automatically, without prior notice, increase the rates accordingly should such Government taxes or levies be amended or should a further tax or levy be introduced during the duration of this Agreement
Special Domestric Rates

These special rates are applicable to SA residents only.

01 Oct 2019 to 31 Mar 2020
Standard Suite Family Suite (Unit Rate)
Can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children under 12 years old
SA resident Rate (Friday & Saturday Nights) R2 820 SA resident Rate R9 600
Minimum 3 Nights stay R2 460
Book within 7 Days R2 460
SA Resident Rate (Sunday to Thursday Nights) R2 340
  • Rate includes all meals and 2 game drives daily
  • Above Rates are per person sharing
  • Rate excludes Community levy at R 115 per person per stay rates will apply on block out dates
  • Single rate is a 50% supplement of the sharing rate.
  • Children between the ages 6 – 12 years will pay 50% of the adult sharing rate.
  • Children over 12 are charged as adults.
  • The above Conservation Levies are subject to change
Year end Special Including BOMA BRAAI
Valid: 1st October - 15th December 2019

Room Type Single PP Sharing
Standard Room R4 380 R3 360
Luxury Suite R4 835 R3 715

Rates Include:
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, game drive drinks, dinner.
  • Morning and afternoon game drives in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve
  • 1 x private boma dinner
Rates Exclude:
  • Bar, Spa treatments and curio shop purchases
  • Telephone, fax and media costs
  • Community Levy - R 115 per person per stay (subject to change without prior notification)
  • Conferencing rate:
  •  - Full day - R450 per person per day (includes conference room, 2 x tea/coffee snack break
  •  - Half day - R350 per person per day (includes conference room, 2 x tea/caffee snack break
Minimum pax for booking requirements for boma year and is 10 pax
Year end Special Including BUSH BRAAI
Valid: 1st October - 15th December 2019

Room Type Single PP Sharing
Standard Room R4 560 R3 540
Luxury Suite R5 015 R3 895

Rates Include:
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, game drive drinks, dinner.
  • Morning and afternoon game drives in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve
  • 1 x private boma dinner
Rates Exclude:
  • Bar, Spa treatments and curio shop purchases
  • Telephone, fax and media costs
  • Community Levy - R 115 per person per stay (subject to change without prior notification)
  • Conferencing rate:
  •  - Full day - R450 per person per day (includes conference room, 2 x tea/coffee snack break
  •  - Half day - R350 per person per day (includes conference room, 2 x tea/caffee snack break
Minimum pax for booking requirements for boma year and is 10 pax
5-Star Lodge Situated in the Malaria-Free Pilanesberg National Park

67 luxury hotel suites comprising:

STANDARD ROOM

Each Standard Room is tastefully decorated with African décor and features a relaxing outdoor sitting area, as well as a range of amenities for your comfort and enjoyment. Two adults can be accommodated in either 2 x Single Beds or 1 x King-size Bed configuration with an en-suite bathroom and an adventurous outdoor shower under the African sun.

ROOM FEATURES:
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Bath & Outside Shower
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Safe
  • Patio
  • Daily Housekeeping
FAMILY SUITE

The family unit accommodates a maximum of two adults with two children under the age of 12 on a sharing basis.

ROOM FEATURES:
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Bath & Outside Shower
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Safe
  • Sitting Area
  • Fireplace
  • TV (selected DSTV channels)
  • Patio
  • Private Plunge Pool
  • Daily Housekeeping
LUXURY SUITE

Each of the 4 x Luxury Suites features a range of amenities for your comfort and enjoyment, as well as a relaxing
outdoor sitting area*, a lounge area with a flat-screen TV (selected DSTV channels), and a fireplace for chilly bushveld evenings. These Suites are all tastefully decorated with African décor and come with a king-size, 4-poster bed and an en-suite bathroom.

*2 x Suites offer a private plunge pool

ROOM FEATURES:
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Bath & Outside Shower
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Safe
  • Sitting Area
  • Fireplace
  • TV (selected DSTV channels)
  • Patio
  • Private Plunge Pool (*2 x Suites offer a private plunge pool)
  • Daily Housekeeping
PILANE VILLA

 
The Pilane Villa comprises of 4 Standard rooms (max 8 guests) close to a central area. When booked exclusively, guests have the use of recreational areas and a private game drive vehicle.

ROOM FEATURES:
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Bath & Outside Shower
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Safe
  • Patio
  • Daily Housekeeping
CENTRAL AREA FEATURES:
  • Sitting Area (Lounge, Dining Room, Kitchen)
  • Fireplace
  • TV (selected DSTV channels)
  • Outside Entertainment Area
  • Private Plunge Pool

EXECUTIVE SUITE


Incorporating every conceivable luxury, the Executive Suite features 1 x King-size Bed with luxurious linens and beautiful pops of colour throughout. You are welcome to bask in the glorious African sun on your private patio and relax in the plunge pool for your exclusive use. The Suite also has a Nespresso machine and flat screen television with selected DSTV channels.

ROOM FEATURES:
  • His & Hers Ensuite Bathrooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Desk
  • Hair Dryer
  • Safe
  • Sitting Area
  • Fireplace
  • TV (selected DSTV channels)
  • Patio
  • Private Plunge Pool
  • Daily Housekeeping

We offer a wide variety of fun-filled leisure activities for couples, families or groups. A list of activities can be found here:

Archery

Archery is one of the ancient activities that we offer using modern equipment including modern re-curve bows. The guide will brief you on how to use the equipment safely and share a story about the San hunters. Enjoy the opportunity to learn the technique of this challenging art form.

Airgun

Experience the satisfaction of shooting at a very small target using pellets. The guide will take you through a proper safety instruction on how to use the equipment.

Interactive drumming

Drumming is a part of African culture that has been used for centuries as a form of expression and was also one of the ways in which communities communicated with each other. Come and feel the vibrations from head to toe. We need a minimum of five people for this experience and have the capacity to accommodate up to 120 people.

AMANI SPA
The award-winning Amani African Spa at aha Ivory Tree Game Lodge is the ultimate escape for pure self-indulgence and offers an authentic, African-inspired experience. You are spoilt to a banquet for the soul and senses, as we use our unique spa product brand, Africology, that is made from the purest ingredients and is free from artificial preservatives, colouring and fragrances. our pampering holistic body, skin and beauty rituals are designed to revitalise and restore balance and harmony to your body, mind and soul. Book a treatment today to relax in the lap of luxury, guaranteed to have you walk out glowing from head to toe and from the inside out.

QUAD BIKING
Experience the ‘real thing’ as you ride your way up and around natural obstacles on our exciting quad trail! No experience is required, as our guides take you through proper instruction to safely enjoy this 1 hour ride hour. You will be led through the bushveld and down to the community where you will meet villagers and discover the Lodge’s involvement in a community project.

BIG 5 GAME DRIVES
Don’t miss out on exciting morning and evening game drives in an open safari vehicle that takes guests out into the Big 5’s territory in Pilanesberg Game Reserve.

All rates quoted include 15% VAT
All rates for South African properties include a 1% South African tourism development levy
Subject to availability of suitable accommodation and maximum 2 children sharing a bedroom with 2 adults:

Children:

  • Children between the ages of 6 and 12 are permitted on safari at the sole discretion of the manager or guide.
  • Children under the age of 6 are not permitted on game drives.
  • Baby-sitting facilities available at R 225 per hour (maximum 2 children)
  • Sole use vehicle is available to facilitate families at an additional cost of R4500 per vehicle per game drive

Rate inclusions

  • Accommodation, all meals, teas & snacks and two daily safari activities.
  • Incl. TOMSA 1%
  • Excludes Community Levy R115 per guest per stay

Please Note

  • Conservation Levy of R 15.00 per guest will be added to the extras account and must be settled before leaving the lodge
  • Ivory Tree gate fee of R 40.00 will apply per guest per stay upon booking
  • Please note that guests will be required to sign an indemnity form on arrival
  • Children will be permitted on game drives and walks at the sole discretion of the ranger

Transportation

  • Transfers are available between the airport, Sun City and the lodge
  • Closest Airport: Pilanesberg Airport is approximately 25 minutes from the Lodge

Payment | Cancellation

  • 50% deposit will be required to confirm a booking with full payment due 30 days prior to arrival
  • 45 – 30 Days prior to arrival 25%
  • 29 – 15 days prior to arrival 80%
  • 14 – 01 days prior to arrival 100%
  • Cancellations will only be accepted in writing.

Room Configuration

  • Standard Rooms: Maximum 2 adults
  • Luxury Suites: Maximum of 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 12. Children sharing with adults in Luxury suites will be charged 50% of the standard room sharing rate.
  • Family Suites: Maximum of 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 12.
  • Executive Suites: Maximum of 2 adults

Third Person Sharing : Not applicable

Additional Comments

  • Babysitting facilities are offered at (2019) R152/ sitter/ hr.
  • Children under the age of 12 are permitted on safari at the sole discretion of the manager or guide.
  • Children under the age of 6 are not permitted on game drives.

Children Policy

  • Children: 0 - 5 years of age
  • Stay free of charge only when sharing with two full paying adults, meals charged on consumption
  • Children: 6 - 11 years of age
  • Pay 50% of the adult sharing rate when sharing with two full paying adults
  • Full adult rate applicable if occupying their own room
  • Children: 12 years & older
  • Occupy their own room and pay full adult rate

Day Use Rooms

  • Strictly on request and are dependent on availability of room(s) at a rate of 50% off single public tariff and rooms are only available between 11h00 and 17h00.
  • Any rooms required after 17h00 will be treated as a full additional night and the normal contracted rate attached will apply.

Check in time is from 14h00 and check out time is by 10h00 at all aha properties.

 
Private Dinner Venue Charges: 2019 Rates
Bush Dinner includes Eco-Toilets R10 890.00 21-40 pax
(** No children under 16 years allowed) R 275.00 Per person 41 pax +
Boma Exlusivity R 7 370.00 10-40 pax
R 190.00 Per Person 41 pax +
Private Dinner Venue Charges: 2020 Rates
Bush Dinner includes Eco-Toilets R12  100  21-40 pax
(** No children under 16 years allowed) R 308 Per person 41 pax +
Boma Exlusivity R 8 250 10-40 pax
R 205 Per Person 41 pax +

Conference Packages:

Main Conference Room 

  • Full Day Conference (2019) R 4 840.00 (2020) R 5 390.00 per day (all equipment included)
  • Half Day Conference (2019) R 2 420.00  (2020) R 2 695.00 per day (all equipment included)

Durga Meeting Room (C10)

  • Full Day Conference (2019) R 3 630.00 (2020) R 4 0378.00 per day (all equipment included)
  • Half Day Conference (2019) R 1 815.00 (2020) R 2 018.00 per day (all equipment included)

Additional Services for Conferencing

  • Printing & Copying (Black & White) (2019) R 2.00 (2020) R 3.00 per page
  • Printing & Copying (Color) (2019) R 3.50 (2020) R 5.00 per page
  • Breakaway Room (C10) (2019) R 660.00 (2020) R 737.00 per day
Additional Meals
  • Breakfast (2019) R 250.00 (2020) R 280.00 per person
  • Lunch (2019) R 270.00 (2020) R 302.00 per person
  • Dinner (2019) R 320.00 (2020) R 325.00 per person
  • Breakfast / Lunch Packs (2019) R 350.00 (2020) R 360.00 per person
  • Snack Platter menu on request
  • Fruit Basket for (2019) 2 R 190.00 (2020) R 215.00
  • Tea/coffee/snack breaks (2019) R 110.00 (2020) R 130.00 per person

Extra Activities

  • African Marimba Band (30 min show) (2019) R 5 280.00 (2020) R5 870.00
  • African Marimba Band (1 hour show) (2019) R 10 120.00 (2020) R11 253.00
  • Tribal Show (30 min) (2019) R 8 140.00 (2020) R9 050.00
  • Tribal Show (1 hour) (2019) R 15 580.00 (2020) R17 314.00
  • Interactive stick fighting (45 min) (2019) R 5 280.00 (2020) R5 8740.00
  • African Choir (30 min) (2019) R 5 280.00 (2020) R5 874.00
  • Interactive Drumming (30 min) R 210.00   (2020) R 236.00per person
  • Archery (30 min) (2019) R 145.00 (2020) R165.00 per person
  • Air Rifle (30 min) (2019) R 145.00  (2020) R 165.00per person
  • Quad biking (1hour) (2019) R 600.00 (2020) R 660.00 per person
  • Bicycle Tour (2020) R420 per person

Additional Services

  • Baby Sitting (Per hour / Per child) (2019) R 120.00 (2020) R 660.00
  • Exclusive Vehicle Charge (2019) R 4 200.00 (2020) R 4 500.00 per vehicle per drive
  • Room Drops (Not during Turndown time) (2019) R 18.00(2020) R 21.00 per drop


PLEASE NOTE THE ABOVE ARE PROSPECTED RATES AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

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