Tutwa Desert Lodge

Northern Cape|South Africa
  • Overview
  • Rooms

Overview

A serene sanctuary on an unblemished tract of the Green Kalahari. Guests have the pleasure of a unique private wilderness safari on a 16 000ha reserve.  A rewarding wilderness encounter features safari drives, nature paddles, birding and interactive conservation experiences. Tutwa is deeply engaged in the conservation of the area's leopards and its fauna and flora in general. The reserve has 24km of Orange River frontage; a source of life and bounty in a wild, and ancient desert.

Property Facilities

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bar
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Library
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • WIFI - Free

Rooms

FromR 10 390,00 Superior RoomFully Inclusive

The spacious Superior Rooms are situated on the second floor of the lodge, accessible by stairs and offer comfortable and luxurious styled accommodation with your own personal balcony overlooking the waterhole and beautiful bush landscape. Between the two upstairs suites is a library and private balcony for guests use. Each suite is spaciously laid out with full en-suite bathrooms, separate bath and shower, a seating area and double-doors leading to private balconies with extensive views of the surrounding wilderness and natural landscape. Natural game paths pass the the lodge, and it’s likely antelope, giraffe, zebra and other African game may wander past. Full luxury bespoke amenities are provided and room facilities include air-conditioning, fine percale linens, mosquito nets, bathrobes, hairdryers, safe, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade rusks, a mini bar which can be stocked on request and bottled water.
Includes
Accommodation - All meals - 2 activities per day - All house beverages: wines, spirits and lagers
Excludes
​Excludes premium brands - Items of a personal nature - Gratuities
Property Amenities
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bar
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Library
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children under the age of 10 are strictly by prior arrangement and at managers discretion - Children 10 –13 yrs as per rates sheet - Children from 14yrs and older are considered as adults and will be charged at the applicable rates.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations 15 days or more prior to travel: No cancellation fee (15% admin fee applies) - Cancellations 14 days or less prior to travel: 100% cancellation fee - All cancellations must be in writing with an acknowledgment by Tutwa - No verbal cancellations will be accepted - In the event of premature departure the full extent of stay as originally booked and confirmed will be charged - Refunds and waiver of cancellation policies are at the discretion of management and the ability to re-sell the suites - Please note that a 15% admin fee will be charged on all cancellations.

FromR 5 590,00 Luxury RoomFull Board

The expansive Luxury Rooms are situated on the ground floor of the lodge offering comfortable and luxurious styled accommodation overlooking the serene Green Kalahari Plains. Each suite is spaciously laid out with full en-suite bathrooms, separate bath and shower, and double-doors leading to semi-private verandahs with extensive views of the surrounding wilderness and natural landscape. Natural game paths pass the lodge, and its likely antelope, giraffe, zebra and other African game may wander past. Full luxury bespoke amenities are provided and room facilities include air-conditioning, fine percale linens, mosquito nets, bathrobes, hairdryers, safe, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade rusks, a mini bar which can be stocked on request and bottled water.
Includes
Accommodation - all meals (Dinner, Breakfast and Lunch/High Tea.
Excludes
 
​Activities and drinks - Speciality coffees - Items of a personal nature - Gratuities
Property Amenities
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bar
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Library
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children under the age of 10 are strictly by prior arrangement and at managers discretion - Children 10 –13 yrs as per rates sheet - Children from 14yrs and older are considered as adults and will be charged at the applicable rates
Cancellation Policy
 
 
Cancellations 15 days or more prior to travel: No cancellation fee (15% admin fee applies) - Cancellations 14 days or less prior to travel: 100% cancellation fee - All cancellations must be in writing with an acknowledgment by Tutwa - No verbal cancellations will be accepted - In the event of premature departure the full extent of stay as originally booked and confirmed will be charged - Refunds and waiver of cancellation policies are at the discretion of management and the ability to re-sell the suites - Please note that a 15% admin fee will be charged on all cancellations - Reservations will be able to inform you of the peak season dates on an annual basis.
 

FromR 6 590,00 Superior RoomFull Board

The spacious Superior Rooms are situated on the second floor of the lodge, accessible by stairs and offer comfortable and luxurious styled accommodation with your own personal balcony overlooking the waterhole and beautiful bush landscape. Between the two upstairs suites is a library and private balcony for guests use. Each suite is spaciously laid out with full en-suite bathrooms, separate bath and shower, a seating area and double-doors leading to private balconies with extensive views of the surrounding wilderness and natural landscape. Natural game paths pass the the lodge, and it’s likely antelope, giraffe, zebra and other African game may wander past. Full luxury bespoke amenities are provided and room facilities include air-conditioning, fine percale linens, mosquito nets, bathrobes, hairdryers, safe, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade rusks, a mini bar which can be stocked on request and bottled water.
Includes
Accommodation - all meals (Dinner, Breakfast and Lunch/High Tea.
Excludes
 
​Activities and drinks - Speciality coffees - Items of a personal nature - Gratuities
Property Amenities
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bar
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Library
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children under the age of 10 are strictly by prior arrangement and at managers discretion - Children 10 –13 yrs as per rates sheet - Children from 14yrs and older are considered as adults and will be charged at the applicable rates

FromR 9 390,00 Luxury RoomFully Inclusive

The expansive Luxury Rooms are situated on the ground floor of the lodge offering comfortable and luxurious styled accommodation overlooking the serene Green Kalahari Plains. Each suite is spaciously laid out with full en-suite bathrooms, separate bath and shower, and double-doors leading to semi-private verandahs with extensive views of the surrounding wilderness and natural landscape. Natural game paths pass the lodge, and its likely antelope, giraffe, zebra and other African game may wander past. Full luxury bespoke amenities are provided and room facilities include air-conditioning, fine percale linens, mosquito nets, bathrobes, hairdryers, safe, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade rusks, a mini bar which can be stocked on request and bottled water.
Includes
Accommodation - All meals - 2 activities per day - All house beverages: wines, spirits and lagers
Excludes
 
Excludes premium brands - Items of a personal nature - Gratuities
Property Amenities
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bar
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Library
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children under the age of 10 are strictly by prior arrangement and at managers discretion - Children 10 –13 yrs as per rates sheet - Children from 14yrs and older are considered as adults and will be charged at the applicable rates
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations 15 days or more prior to travel: No cancellation fee (15% admin fee applies) - Cancellations 14 days or less prior to travel: 100% cancellation fee - All cancellations must be in writing with an acknowledgment by Tutwa - No verbal cancellations will be accepted - In the event of premature departure the full extent of stay as originally booked and confirmed will be charged - Refunds and waiver of cancellation policies are at the discretion of management and the ability to re-sell the suites - Please note that a 15% admin fee will be charged on all cancellations - Reservations will be able to inform you of the peak season dates on an annual basis.