Savannah Game & River Retreat Parys Guest Lodge Free State
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  • Property TypeEstate
  • Guests36
  • Rooms/Units17

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Savannah Game & River Retreat is a Parys hotel providing accommodation in 17 guest rooms for tourists visiting the Northern Free State region.

About Savannah Game & River Retreat

Savannah Game & River Retreat is a secluded African bush retreat where tranquility and relaxation awaits you. This is where the sunsets explode in brilliant colours of orange and red against the mountains of the Vredefort Dome, which is a World Heritage Site.

Accommodation

At this small and intimate safari lodge you can enjoy our Rustic Tented Chalets, The Main Lodge or our rondavel accommodation. The lodge is situated within walking distance to the river.

Please see the individual room descriptions with photographs below, to assist you with your choice.

Breakfast & Dining

We have a Restaurant and Bush Bar with full DSTV on the premises.
Buffet breakfasts are served on the deck overlooking the watering hole.

Location

We are situated in the Free State just outside Parys, nestled in the Vredefort Dome bordering 8km of Vaal River frontage. Therefore we own some of the most beautiful and breathtaking sites and sunsets!

We have the pleasure of sharing 2500 acres with 25 different mammal species including buffalo, giraffe, sable, zebra, kudu and many more. The list is endless; come and join us for a scenic game drive.

The 8km of Vaal frontage that was mentioned is ideal for paddling, bird watching over 300 species and fishing. We also have hiking and biking trails along the river for relaxing strolls or extreme sports!

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Heater(s)
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Restaurant / dining room

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

The Lodge Room

The Lodge Room features a King Size Bed or two single beds. The en-suite bathroom either a large bath and shower or a shower only with a basin and toilet. This unit is equipped with a coffee/tea station, a wall heater and electric blankets in winter.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 7
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Luxury Tented Chalet

Savannah has two Luxury Tented Chalets. Each Luxury Tented Chalet has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. There is a King-size Bed or two single beds. An additional bed can be added for children or a 3rd guest.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 2
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Tented Chalet

Savannah has four Tented Chalets. Each Tented Chalet has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. There is a King-size bed or two single beds. An additional bed can be added for children or a 3rd guest.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 4
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Bush Room

The Bush Room is tucked away in the trees. You are private and away from the lodge and tents. There is a King-size bed and an open plan bathroom with a bath only. Separate toilet. The room has a heater, fan, hot blanket, towels, amenities, Tea and Coffee station.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Rondavel Accommodation

Savannah has two Rondavels. Each Rondavel has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. There is a King-size bed or two single beds. The room has a coffee station.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 2
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

The Nyala Family Room

The room has a King-size bed or two single beds and a bunk bed. The en-suite bathroom has a shower, basin and toilet. This unit is equipped with a coffee/tea station, a wall heater and electric blankets in winter. It includes all bedding.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

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Baie swak diens!

January 2019

Hermann (Pretoria)

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Ons het in 'n rondawel gebly wat baie basies was, skoon met 'n gemaklike groot bed. Die stort is klein, die wasbak is baie klein, en geen rakke om jou toiletware te sit nie. Geen spiel in die badkamer nie en die slaapkamer was redelik donker. Kamer het 'n koffie stasie, maar geen yskas. Baie gewoonlikke ontbyt. Nie die Geld werd nie. Baie ander (lekker) plekke in die omgewing.

February 2018

Shantal (Johannesburg)

Need to Know

Response timeSavannah Game & River Retreat typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Lanseria Airport - 132km
OR Tambo International - 135km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyMastercard, Visa, EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since May 2014

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