Find out more about our rates, the bonus extras you get for staying a bit longer, and our booking policies.


For the duration of COVID-19 related international travel restricions, we offer substantial discounts

for SA residents on all standard room rates as advertised in the Rates Table below:

30 % for all dates from September 24, 2020 - December 17, 2020 (2 nights minimum stay)

25% during the festive season December 18, 2020 - January 4th, 2021 (4 nights minimum stay)

Long-stay benefits do NOT apply. FOR DIRECT BOOKINGS ONLY, either via this website or direct enquiries by email/phone.

Not valid through other booking platforms and subject to change without notice.

Rates Table
  • Room Type
  • Peak Season 2020/2021
    (01 Aug 2020 to 30 Apr 2021)

    2 Guests Sharing1 Guest

  • Low Season 2021
    (01 May 2021 to 31 Jul 2021)

    2 Guests Sharing1 Guest

  • Peak Season 2021/2022
    (01 Aug 2021 to 30 Apr 2022)

    2 Guests Sharing1 Guest

  • Atlantic Room
  • R 3000.00R 2250

  • R 2200.00R 1650

  • R 3200.00R 2400

  • Panorama Suite
  • R 4000.00R 3000

  • R 3200.00R 2400

  • R 4400.00R 3300

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Book directly through our website and enjoy the following bonuses:

  • Length of stay



Inclusions and Exclusions


  • Accommodation in all sea facing rooms/suites
  • Fresh fruit basket daily
  • Self-service Nespresso coffee bar during the day
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Breakfast buffet with full health breakfast
  • Long-stay benefits: only for direct bookings (through this website or by mail/phone), not applicable when booking through any third-party booking websites / engines


  • Any wines, soft drinks or other beverages
  • Any activities or meals not specified

Looking for something extra special?

We highly recommend dinner at the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs restaurant in the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve just a short drive away. As a Crayfish Lodge guest for three nights or more, we invite you for the evening of your arrival, so you can feast on an outstanding five-course gourmet dinner (to the value of R 750 per person and R 830 as from May 1st, 2021 - subject to table availability, beverages are not included), courtesy of Crayfish Lodge. Note that Grootbos dinners cannot be booked otherwise. But we can certainly make alternative dinner recommendations.

Booking Policies
  • Rates are per person, include VAT of currently 15% and are quoted in South African Rands (subject to change without prior notice).
  • All reservations require full pre-payment. This can be done via credit card (MasterCard or VISA) or bank transfer to South African, German or Swiss bank accounts one week before you arrive, which is the end of the cancellation period.
  • All requests, confirmations and cancellations are only valid if given in writing.
  • No departures/arrivals on New Year’s Day/January the 1st of each year.
  • Provisional bookings will only be held for the period of time stated on the provisional confirmation; thereafter the booking will automatically be released.
  • Long term bookings (i.e. more than 14 days) and exclusive reservations for the entire house are by prior arrangement only.
  • Cancellation Policy
    • 31 days prior to arrival: 10% of total accommodation cost
    • 15 to 31 days prior to arrival: 50% of total accommodation cost
    • 8 to 14 days prior to arrival: 75% of total accommodation cost
    • 0 to 7 days prior to arrival: 90% of total accommodation cost
    • Check-in day cancellation, early departure or no-show: 100% of total accommodation cost

The cancellation fee is a percentage of the full accommodation account and is not dependent on the Lodge’s occupancy level. Any funds over and above the applicable cancellation fees will be refunded.

If available in your country, we recommend that you take insurance cover against penalty fees resulting from travel cancellations.

According to the industry standard, all bookings and stays at Crayfish Lodge are governed by our Terms & Conditions of Business, which you can find here. Note that with your booking, you accept them as binding.

General Policies

According to the industry standard, all bookings and stays at Crayfish Lodge are governed by our Terms & Conditions of Business, which you can find here (please click). Note that with your booking, you do accept them as binding.