A swimming pool at Rattray's CampA swimming pool at Rattray's Camp

Rattray’s Camp – Mala Mala

From: $1,320.00

Rattray’s Camp is the epitome in style of the classic safari camps of Africa. Just eight luxurious suites all have magnificent views over the Sand River, each suite has a private plunge pool in which to cool off. Morning and afternoon game drives with professional guides and excellent game viewing.


Rattray’s Camp – Mala Mala

Rattray’s Camp is tucked away in a forest of green on the banks of the world-renowned Sand River. The camp offers an intimate experience of combining the magic of the African bush with elegance and refinement. Humble opulence and romantic exclusivity with unrivalled game viewing. Mala Mala Rattray’s Camp is the premier safari destination for those seeking to experience the wild heart of Africa.

Mala Mala Rattray’s Camp is the epitome of classic style and good taste. The camp has just eight suites. Each luxurious suite offers an atmosphere of lush seclusion and boasts spectacular views of the Sand River. Wildlife of all shapes and sizes can be viewed whilst taking a dip in the private plunge pool.

At Mala Mala Rattray’s Camp game drives are the most important priority. A maximum of only four guests per safari ensures unparallelled game viewing. An experienced and proficient ranger will serve as your guide and host, offering a level of service second to none. The area is completely private, no other lodges or camps may traverse within the property. This is a distinct advantage and allows for unlimited time spent at sightings.

Sumptuous meals can be enjoyed in a variety of locations including the “boma,” the deck, the dining room or in the privacy and comfort of your own suite. Rattray’s Camp is the ideal location for a honeymoon, wedding or just an intimate week away for an anniversary.

As Mala Mala shares a 10 mile border with the Kruger National Park the animals migrate as they please. This access to a diversity of game virtually guarantees the very best game viewing one can expect in south Africa. No children under the age of 16 years ensures an unspoilt environment.

Read our Country Information for advice on travel in South Africa.

Planning a family safari to South Africa? Consider either Sable Camp or Mala Mala Main Camp.

Looking for luxury in South Africa? Explore the Londolozi Private Granite Suites.

How to Get There

Fly In

Mala Mala is accessible directly from either Cape Town or Johannesburg.

From Johannesburg or Cape Town there are daily South African Airlink flights to Skukuza Airport.

Federal Air operates daily flights from Johannesburg into Mala Mala.

For assistance with flight bookings from either Cape Town or Johannesburg get in touch with us and we will assist you with flight bookings.


Rate Inclusions:

  • Air-conditioned en-suite accommodation
  • All meals and snacks
  • Drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • Game drives in open 4-wheel drive safari vehicles
    conducted by an experienced ranger
  • Nature walks
  • Transfers to/from the MalaMala Game Reserve
  • Limited laundry service

Rate Exclusions:

  • Telecommunication costs
  • Skukuza Airport transfers
  • Transfers to/ from any other camps (excluding MalaMala Game Reserve camps)
  • Sabi Sand entrance fee if travelling by road
  • US$ 14.00 per person per day Community Levy
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Premium brand drinks

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