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TRAVEL LIFT OFF - WE ARE OPEN FOR INTERNATIONAL VISITORS

Posted on Fri November 13, 2020.

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced further easing of the current level 1 lockdown in a national address on Wednesday evening (11 November 2020).

South Africa's International borders are now open to all countries. The only requirement is a Covid-19 Negative certificate issued with 72 hours of travelling.

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Your health & safety is our priority!

Posted on Mon May 18, 2020.

Needles Lodge is taking COVID-19 seriously.

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SANPARKS Visitor Survey

Posted on Thu April 23, 2020.

SANParks has launched a study to gauge tourists’ intentions to travel to South African national parks post lockdown. While opinions, feelings and plans are all dependent on external conditions and personal circumstances that might change very quickly in the immediate future, it will provide them with some indication of how individuals feel about travel right now. The study is anticipated to be repeated again in 3 or 6 months’ time to see whether travel plans have changed since lockdown was lifted.

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Postpone Don't Cancel - PLEASE

Posted on Thu April 16, 2020.

The COVID-19 virus has created a horrendous crisis for humanity and our planets economy and notably the hospitality industry. We are encouraging future guests & tour operators to postpone and not cancel their holidays.

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Lock Down Lodge – Stranded in an African Bush Lodge

Posted on Mon March 30, 2020.

The hospitality Industry is having a very difficult time during this COVID-19 pandemic. Some lodges and hotels have had to remain open to accommodate guests that were stranded when our President declared an National Emergency and the airports shutdown.

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