Fly in. There is a daily shuttle service between OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) and MalaMala Game Reserve.





rattray's on malamala

Rattray's on MalaMala offers a glimpse of an era long past when distant travelers to Africa married the magic of the wild with an elegance and refinement. The epitome of regal colonial safari-style, the newest addition to the MalaMala portfolio is a culmination of over 40 years of experience within the Rattray Family. Each suite or khaya (Zulu for "home") functions as an inclusive home, resplendent with hand-selected furnishings, lavish his-and-hers bathrooms, a secluded outdoor shower and a private heated plunge pool.

Eight luxury khayas (maximum of 16 guests) with private verandah, grand river views, indigenous private garden, "his " and "hers" bathrooms featuring a ball and claw footed bath, double shower, & under floor heating. Outdoor shower for a nature experience with a difference, Heated plunge pool built into the private verandah. Outdoor and Indoor dining area for intimate in-room dining, 24 hour temperature control - air-conditioning, heating and overhead fans. Hairdryer, direct dial telephones, mini-bar, mini safe and tea & coffee making facilities. Optional satellite television, laptop computer with wireless internet connectivity and DVD player.

Facilities at Rattray's on Malamala include a library containing rare Africana books and magnificent works of art, African themed air-conditioned dining room and a historic bar featuring photographs of the early days of this unique area and its pioneers. A large wooden safari deck where meals are served and a large filtered infinity pool with magnificent views across the river. Safari boutique with quality clothing, jewelry and artifacts. A small fitness facility with stationary bicycle, treadmill, multi-gym machine, rowing machine, sit up benches, pull up bar, free weights, mats and a steam room. A fully stocked wine-cellar houses a selection of some of South Africa’s finest wines. A massage service is available on request.

Rattray's on MalaMala is located on the 13,500 hectares MalaMala Private Game Reserve on the unfenced western border of the Kruger National Park.

A convenient way to reach MalaMala is to fly in from OR Tambo (Johannesburg) International Airport, or to fly to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) near Nelspruit and then to charter a flight to MalaMala.



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