River Tent Camp

Situated on the Kliprivier, the River Tent camp is a tranquil setting surrounded with trees, bird-life and relaxing water. With 5 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

No extra tents allowed

Accommodation Rates


per person per night

Camp Price R9,500

Please note:

– Camp prices are quoted during long weekends.
– pppn rates apply any other weekend or week day and during


  • Swimming pool
  • Boma fire and lapa area
  • Game Drives – R60pp (children under 5 free). Times to be affirmed when booked
  • 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

Please note – The tent with the bridge entrance as shown in the video is no longer accurate. We have made exciting improvements to our River Tent camp. Please see above description for more information.

Terms & Conditions

  • Accommodation tariffs are quoted in South African rand (ZAR) and are subject to change.
  • CHECK IN – 2 PM, CHECK OUT – 10 AM
  • Game Drives - R60pp (children under 5 free). Drives available at 6am  or 5pm (Summer), and 7am or 4pm (Winter)
  • 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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