South Africa is in the 3rd Covid-19 wave and with that is uncertainty regarding all sorts, not least travel.

As always, the philosophy underpinning Bid On Travel is to stimulate the domestic market by proactively marketing lodges that the traveler may not have known about. This is done by auction on our Facebook platform which you can access on the right of this page and on the links per product below. Ultimately, the lodge is scoring great new exposure and the traveler is scoring outrageous travel deals every week.

So, rest assured, when you participate with Bid On Travel, you are doing your bit by slowly rebuilding our tourism industry and enjoying world class sights, experiences and hospitality.

All this week’s auctions end 21 June 2021

Let’s delve into this week’s gems…

Travel Auctions Currently on Facebook

Sausage Tree Safari Camp

Sausage Tree Safari Camp

๐๐‹๐„๐€๐’๐„ ๐๐Ž๐“๐„ ๐“๐‡๐ˆ๐’ ๐ˆ๐’ ๐…๐Ž๐‘ ๐’๐„๐“ ๐ƒ๐€๐“๐„๐’ ๐€๐“ ๐’๐€๐”๐’๐€๐†๐„ ๐“๐‘๐„๐„ ๐’๐€๐…๐€๐‘๐ˆ ๐‚๐€๐Œ๐ ๐€๐‘๐‘๐ˆ๐•๐ˆ๐๐† ๐…๐‘๐ˆ๐ƒ๐€๐˜ ๐Ÿ”๐“๐‡ ๐€๐”๐†๐”๐’๐“ ๐ƒ๐„๐๐€๐‘๐“๐ˆ๐๐† ๐Œ๐Ž๐๐ƒ๐€๐˜ ๐Ÿ—๐“๐‡ ๐€๐”๐†๐”๐’๐“.

A small, intimate, luxury tented camp in the Greater Kruger National Park where the Big 5 still roam freely.

Situated within the Balule Conservancy with dramatic hilltops, valleys and open plains providing breathtaking views of uninterrupted bush all the way to the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains.
The Olifants River flows all year round through the reserve with healthy populations of hippo and crocodile, as well as a huge diversity of bird species including the elusive Pels Fishing Owl.

Our luxury, African-styled Safari tents are comfortably furnished with bathrooms en-suite, featuring a freestanding bath and an outside shower on a raised base for maximizing your views of the bush and the mountains. Air conditioning, fan, and tea and coffee facilities make it a definitive โ€˜glampingโ€™ experience with the advantage that staying in a tented camp has, bringing the sounds of nature so much closer to you.

Our energetic staff are highly experienced, dedicated and passionate, as our guest reviews reflect. Their attention to detail will ensure your stay is ultimately relaxing and memorable, from Orlando and Pitsoโ€™s outstanding cuisine, to our welcoming front-of -house teamsโ€™ personal service, local knowledge and friendliness.

Our guide and tracker teams will not only find you incredible animal sightings but will interpret what you see with fun filled facts, underpinned by their exhaustive knowledge, passion and respect for nature thereby making certain your Safari experience is an authentic one.

A variety of interesting, local tours are also available around the Hoedspruit area, including a private, guided day tour to the famous Kruger National Park itself.

Come and join us…and find out why so many guests come back to visit us again…and again!
๐‹๐จ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง: Balule Conservancy, Hoedspruit Area
๐ˆ๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: 3 nights (SET DATES) for 2 people, includes accommodation, breakfast, lunch, tea, dinner, glass bottled water, hot drinks and 2x min 3 hour game drives per day.
๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: Once off reserve entry conservation fee of R200 per person and R85 per vehicle, bar drinks, items of personal nature, gratuities and transport to and from the establishment
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ: SET DATES : Arriving Friday 6th August 2021 โ€“ Departing Monday 9th August 2021
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ž: R14,970.00

Current high bid: R 3,200.00 Click here to join in the bidding fun

Muluwa Lodge

Muluwa Lodge

With breathtaking views over the striking Lowveld of South Africa, Muluwa Lodge offers superb
African luxury and accommodation paired with warm and genuine Muluwa hospitality.

Ideally located accommodation to explore the Kruger National Park and the sights of Mpumalanga, or to
simply relax and enjoy our setting in a peaceful wildlife estate, surrounded by the sights and sounds of

Guests are surrounded by peaceful โ€œplains gameโ€ wildlife that meander around the Likweti Wildlife Estate. Giraffes, zebras, nyalas and other soft game roam freely and are often seen around the various accommodations and the main lodge.

Muluwa is a bird loverโ€™s paradise with over 200 species of birds recorded on the estate.

๐‹๐จ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง: Likweti Wildlife Estate, close to White River – Mpumalanga
๐ˆ๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: Midweek stay for 2 guests sharing a luxury tent for 2 nights on dinner, bed & breakfast basis
๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: Beverages, items of personal nature, gratuities, activities, transport to and from the establishment
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ: *๐Œ๐ข๐-๐–๐ž๐ž๐ค ๐จ๐ง๐ฅ๐ฒ* must travel Sun – Thu, i.e. excluding Friday and Saturday evenings; Valid until 14th December 2021; subject to availability
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ž: R7000.00

Current highest bid: R 2,800.00: Click here to join in the bidding fun

ANEW Hluhluwe Lodge

ANEW Hluhluwe Lodge

Located 16km outside Hluhluwe-imfolozi park, the luxurious five-star self-catering lodge is separate from the ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe building and consists of five separate air-conditioned bedrooms all with their own en-suite bathrooms.
The main bedroom has a walk-in cupboard and a stunning bathroom equipped with a large corner bath, shower, and double sink.
This stunning lodge has a large open plan kitchen and living area which opens onto its own private entertainment area and swimming pool.
The kitchen is fully equipped with the latest appliances including a gas stove, double door fridge, dishwasher, and microwave. Cutlery and crockery are also available.

๐‹๐จ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง: Hluhluwe Village, Kwa-Zulu Natal
๐ˆ๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: 2 nights stay at the stunning 10 sleeper Hluhluwe Lodge on a self-catering basis.
๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: All meals, beverages, items of personal nature, gratuities, activities, transport to and from the establishment
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ: ๐Œ๐ข๐-๐–๐ž๐ž๐ค ๐’๐ญ๐š๐ฒ ๐Ž๐ง๐ฅ๐ฒ, Valid until 14th December 2021; subject to availability

๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ž: R 16,000.00

Current Highest Bid: R 2,200.00 Click here to join in on the bidding fun

Ameera Sailing Catamaran

Yacoob Yachts โ€“ Ameera Sailing Catamaran Cruise

Fondly named after the owner’s daughter, Ameera, our 40ft sailing catamaran is a smaller version of the Tigresse. She accommodates up to 38 passengers and is a popular choice for smaller corporate functions and yachts parties. Ideally suited to romantic sunset cruises accompanied by local sparkling wines taking in views of our beautiful coastline.

๐‹๐จ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง: V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
Clients are welcome to provide own snacks & additional bar facilities on board
๐ˆ๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: Duration โ€“ 1 Hours sailing experience on the Ameera Catamaran for 2 people.
๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: Transport to and from the V&A Waterfront, beverages, all meals, gratuities, any items of a personal nature.
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ: Valid until 30th November 2021 subject to availability
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ž: R400.00

Current highest bid: R 300.00. Click here to join in the bidding fun

Timbavati Safari Lodge

Timbavati Safari Lodge

Click on the link if you would like to book this package immediately and don’t forget to hit the ‘Haggle’ button to request a discount directly with the establishment!ย 

Non Big 5 safari lodge with swimming pool and large bar/ relaxing area. General game wanders around the lodge. Timbavati Safari Lodge is situated a mere 20 minutes from the heart of the world-renowned Kruger National Park Game Reserve (Orpen Gate) and lies on the border between the Limpopo and Mpumalanga Provinces of South Africa. Our Safari Lodge is ideally located offering both local and international visitors an array of choices for adventures, activities and excursions into Kruger National Park and surrounding areas.

๐‹๐จ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง: R531 Orpen Rd, 20km before the Orpen Gate of the Kruger National Park. Hoedspruit Area.
๐ˆ๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: 2 nightsโ€™ accommodation for 2 people on a Bed & Breakfast basis
๐„๐ฑ๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ: Transport to and from the establishment, lunches and dinners, beverages, any activities/ game drives, bar, curios, and laundry.
๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ: Valid until 31st October 2021; subject to availability.

๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ž: R2820.00

Current highest bid: R 1,200.00. Click here to join in on the bidding fun