We invite you to join us for our third annual

Symphony & Safari

Exclusive concert

In the Bush

Indulge your senses in this once-in-a-lifetime experience of witnessing performances by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, led by globally acclaimed conductor, Daniel Boico, set against the magical backdrop of Kruger National Park luxury. 

*Subject to availability

R5,875 per person, per night sharing

10% off when you book an extra night

20% off when you book two extra nights

Itinerary image

Symphony & Safari


  • Check-in & welcome drink
  • Evening sundowners with 360 degree views on top of our iconic expansive granite rock
  • Boma dinner under a starlit African sky
  • Morning game drive with coffee & delicious snacks by the Mdluli Dam, with its resident hippos nearby
  • Breakfast
  • Anti-poaching talk and demonstration
  • Leisure
  • Lunch
  • Leisure
  • Pre-concert canapés and wine
  • ‘Symphony & Safari’ concert by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, led by conductor Daniel Boico
  • Dinner
  • Morning game drive/walk (optional @additional cost)
  • Breakfast
  • Leisure
  • Outreach concert, with pupils from Mdluli Community schools, performed at the lodge by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Check out & departure

Includes & Terms


  • 2 nights luxury tented accommodation for 2 people sharing (single rates available)
  • Friday evening sundowners on the granite rock
  • Friday Boma dinner under the stars
  • Buffet breakfast (Saturday & Sunday)
  • Buffet lunch (Saturday)
  • Morning game drive & coffee stop at the Mdluli Dam
  • Pre-concert canapés & wine ‘Symphony & Safari’ concert ticket, performed by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Dinner Saturday night
  • Anti-poaching talk and demonstration
  • Outreach concert ticket, performed by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Community levies for the weekend (2 adults)
  • SANParks conservation single entry fee (Saturday game drive)


  • Flights & shuttles
  • Beverages
  • Additional meals & gratuities
  • Children’s rates & activities
  • Any additional activities
  • Spa treatments & boutique shop purchases
  • SANParks fees (for any additional game drives/walks)

Please note: all rates, levies & fees are subject to change without prior notice



Subject to availability
Limited space available
Bookings close 2 May 2024, or once fully booked
Full payment required upfront to secure your reservation
Standard children’s & payment policies apply
May not be used in conjunction with any other offers/vouchers
Excludes all beverages, gratuities, additional activities, flights and shuttles, and children’s rates and activities.

Payment Policy:

100% payment is required within 48 hours in order to secure your booking.
50% surcharge for single tent occupancy.
The above policy does not apply to group, corporate or event bookings, or Pay at Your Pace payment plans.
We reserve the right to cancel reservations in accordance with our payment policy.
We accept all major credit cards, except Diners Club.
We do not accept cash payments in foreign currencies.
May not be used in conjunction with any other offers/vouchers

Cancellation Policy:

42 days or more from date of arrival – a cancellation fee in the sum equivalent to 25% of the full booking value, plus any direct costs (e.g., specific food orders) incurred by our team in attending to the reservation.
41 days or less is – 100% of the total booking value will be incurred, plus any direct costs (e.g., specific food orders) incurred by our team in attending to the reservation.

Children Policy:

0 – 6 years: Stay and eat for free (package applicable) – no game drives included, excludes lunch on packages 1 + 2
7 – 11 years: 50% of the adult sharing rate with 2 full paying adults – same as what parents are getting: includes 1 game drive. for child (package 2) and 2 game drives (package 3), excludes lunch on packages 1 + 2.
Children 12 years and older: pay the full adult per person sharing rate.
Children over the age of 3 + are permitted on game drives.

We are located in the south-western region of the Kruger National Park, not far from Pretoriuskop Rest Camp.

Once inside the Park, the lodge is easily accessed by the sign-posted private road branching off Numbi Gate Security and Control Point.

Guests can choose which Park entry gate they prefer.
Malelane, Phabeni, Kruger and Numbi Gates offer convenient access with a scenic drive (likely lots of sightings too!) en route to the lodge once inside the Park.

Approximate drive times from Gauteng:

4 hours to Malelane Gate, and approximately 3 hours to the lodge in the Park.
5 hours to Phabeni Gate, approximately 45 minutes to the lodge in the Park.
5.5 hours to Kruger Gate, approximately 2 hours to the lodge in the Park.

4.5 hours to Numbi Gate, approximately 30 minutes to the lodge in the Park.

Numbi is the closest access gate to the Park from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA).

Shuttles can be arranged – approximately 40 minutes drive time.

Please note: Conservation fees will be payable when entering the Park by any access gate other than Numbi Gate. Guests may make use of their Wildcard.

A unique luxury lodge

“Mdluli Safari lodge is a unique luxury lodge located in the heart of the Kruger National Park. Breathtaking scenery, luxury tented accommodation and a feeling that you are really part of something bigger than yourself – Mdluli is truly unique and was an experience never to be forgotten.”

Book Your Stay

Symphony & Safari ​

When will you be arriving?
How many people will be travelling?
Help us get in touch
Final Details
Book now, Pay Less

Book online with us and enjoy the best price without additional booking fees.