About Doringpoort Lodge
Your safe elegant home away from home bush retreat.
Doringpoort Safari Lodge is nestled in the unspoiled bush that borders the southern tip of the World renowned Kruger National Park wildlife conservancy. It has its own unique atmosphere with all the luxuries to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay in the bush. Doringpoort Lodge is a unique establishment within Marloth Park.
You are offered Luxury Self-catering accommodation with the following extra options:
Self-catering, stock-up, just bring your cloths. Email us your shopping list 72hours in advance, we stock the unit with the items of the list, the service will cost you an extra R150 per shopping request.
B&B option, your breakfast can be packed to go or served in the comfort of your own private dining space and we will do the dishes.
Additional meals by prior arrangement 48hours in advance (Dinner & Lunch), from a set menu.
A couple of the properties unique features include, Lemoentjiedoring's open air kitchen, which has a garden view & Apiesdoring's open air shower & toilet with a true African bush veld view & en-suite bathrooms in all of our rooms, Knoppiedorings safety & luxury combined.
Start or end your day with a relaxing walk along the banks of the Crocodile River just 120m from your accommodation.
The Lodge is located within a private conservancy, affording guests a unique opportunity to appreciate the abundance of free-roaming game and bird life. Undercover parking is also available (one per unit). Guests can use their own high clearance vehicle for self - drive game drives. Walking, running and mountain biking are allowed within the conservancy. Marloth Park has his own small shopping centre (enquire about operating hours), where you are able to purchase all of the basic necessities you may require. Crocodile Bridge gate is our nearest entry point into Kruger Park and is only 20 km away.
Doringpoort also adds the extra service on an on-site Tour desk that is available to arrange all activities within Kruger Park and the surrounding areas, subject to availability. For your convenience we also have an on-site convenience shop with some basic items, like wood, ice, braai packs, charcoal, blitz, water and coffee pods & dark roast coarse ground(coffee plunger available in room).
Speak to our friendly staff at reception to arrange any of the following activities and pricing.
• Kruger National Park day visit pre-booking
• MTB rentals
• BUSH BRAAI (BBQ) at Doringpoort Boma
• Kruger Safari Full day
• Kruger Safari Sunrise Drive
• Kruger Safari Sunset Drive
• Kruger Safari Night Drive
• Kruger Safari guided walk
• Self-drive option Kruger National Park
• Tiger Fishing
• Panorama Route day tours
• Mozambique day tours
• Swaziland day tours
We have taken many safety and security precautions with our modern safety and security features such as a 24 hour response team, alarm systems, safety and security doors and windows so that you can enjoy your stay without concern.
A backup 35-kva diesel generator is installed in case of power failure and free wi-fi throughout the property & full DStv in each unit.
Notice: Due to Covid 19 protocols "Die Grot" and "Die Ossewa Restaurant" is temporarily not available, however we still offer in-house catering delivered directly to your unit. Only Breakfast and Dinner options available with prior arrangement.
Functions will still be catered at the dedicated place chosen/arranged.
Safari: The Kruger National Park with the famous Big 5 and a variety of other animals with an abundant bird life, is an absolute must to visit. There is 145 different mammal and over 500 bird species in the park.
Covid Safety Approved: Arrival & temperature readings. We have implemented sanitizing of property and rooms. Staff wear protective PPE during your visit. Sanitizer freely available at property. Social Distancing & Prescribed protocols.
Keys will be collectable at the main house during the above arrival times. If possible, kindly advise us of your estimated time of arrival, so that we can ensure that you receive your keys immediately upon arrival. No book-in will be accepted after 18:00pm at night. A late check-in Fee of R300 will be charged on all check in after... Keys will be collectable at the main house during the above arrival times. If possible, kindly advise us of your estimated time of arrival, so that we can ensure that you receive your keys immediately upon arrival. No book-in will be accepted after 18:00pm at night. A late check-in Fee of R300 will be charged on all check in after 20:00pm.
Kitchens are fully equipped with all the essentials (Should you prefer bring along your big pots and coffee machine to start your day). Keep in mind to please respect the appliances in the units.
All items found missing or broken will be charged before departure, therefore staff will start checking before departure time. In the event of early departures, we reserve the right to charge for any missing or broken items.
A fee of R500 will be charged in the case of lost keys or un-returned keys, as the lock will have to be changed.
No loud music throughout the day and especially not after 21h00 . No smoking inside the accommodation. only allowed in designated areas . No pets allowed . Guests have to respect one another's privacy . No excessive drinking of alcohol and disruptive behavior will be tolerated.
We do not charge breakage fee but rely on our guests to treat our property with respect and replace or pay for any damages.
Balance payments to be made to Safarinow 14 days prior to arrival see more
Stay between 11 Oct 2021 and 15 Dec 2021 and get 10% off. Valid every Mon,Tue,Wed,Sun.
- 1 night min stay (check-in between 11 Oct 2021 and 15 Dec 2021)
Doringpoort Lodge Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling