River Tent Camp

Situated on the Kliprivier, the River Tent camp is a tranquil setting surrounded with trees, bird-life and relaxing water. With 6 permanent tents all fully equipped. The Kitchen is open plan and fully functional for 18 people. Facilities include a gas braai, electric fridge, freezer and a 2 plate gas stove. A swimming pool, braai ,and boma also forms part of this very popular camp.

Lay Out

Tent 1 (Closest to pool): 2 pax, 1 x Double bed

Tent 2: 2 pax, 2 x Single beds

Tent 3: 2 pax, 1 x Double bed

Tent 4: 2 pax, 2 x Single beds

Tent 5 (Furthest away): 2 pax, 1 x Double bed

Tent 6, 7, 8 & 9 – Chopper Tent – 2 pax, 2 Over sized stretchers with mattresses 

2 Male & 2 female ablutions within close proximity of tents.

Fully fitted kitchen

Two entrances to the camp one for normal vehicles and one for 4x4 enthusiasts.

No extra tents allowed

Accommodation Rates


per person per night

2019 – R195 per person per night


  • Swimming pool
  • Boma fire and lapa area
  • Sundowner game drives amongst the game available (9 seater)
  • Fishing at the Kwela dam (10 Ha dam)
  • Mountain biking, walking trails and bird watching

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Watch the video tour of River Tent Camp

Terms & Conditions

  • Accommodation tariffs are quoted in South African rand (ZAR) and are subject to change.
  • CHECK IN – 2 PM, CHECK OUT – 10 AM
  • Boma fire place gets provided with 1 bag firewood, more wood available on request at R60 per bag.
  • Bags of Ice is available at R12 per bag.
  • Guests to provide own towels.
  • No telephone cancellations are valid, cancellations must be sent via email to info@melotivalley.co.za
  • Cancellations are subjected to a 50% fee of the deposit paid if made within 14 days. , Cancellations are subjected to a 100% fee of the deposit paid if made within 7 days.
  •  All activities at own risk.
  • Indemnity forms to be completed on arrival (Compulsory)
  • *Accommodation Prices are not valid over long weekends – for stays over long weekends, please enquire for relevant estimations*
  • Prices not valid for Hunting groups (please refer to the Hunting page for accommodation rates)

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