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 12 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 (Across the bridge): 1 x Double bed

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.

Accommodation Rates


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
  • 4x4 trail

(contact us for more information)

Watch the video tour of River Tent Camp

Terms & Conditions

  • Additional tents are welcome at a discounted rate Max 3
  • Accommodation tariffs are quoted in South AfRandn rand (ZAR) and are subject to change.
  • CHECK IN – 2 PM, CHECK OUT – 10 AM
  • Catering available for Spit-braais to Sunday breakfast 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.
  • 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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