This is the ideal place to sort out your camping gadgets before venturing into Africa.
You have exclusive use of the camp site during your stay.
To avoid overcrowding we limit occupancy.
You make your own camp rules.
You arrive at Shelter Rock Bush Camp where you park your vehicle and set up your camp.
For hot water you make a fire in the "donkey" (boiler) with the wood provided.
You can relax in the quietness of nature, watch the sunset over the Magaliesberg and the sunrise the next morning.
During the night you may hear the sounds of the jackal and various small animals.
In the morning you can report to Base Camp where you get instructions and a map for the hike to the top of the Mountain.
On your return you may take a dip in our splash pool at Base Camp.
There is no electricity in our bush camp. You may recharge cellphones, flashlights etc at Base Camp. Please make arrangements with Corry.
For advice on and details of the Mountain hike click on Hiking in the menu above.
Bring warm clothing for the evening around the camp fire.
Bring wood/charcoal/gas for food and campfire.
Bring everything you need as shops are few and far between.
To ensure the safety of our visitors we do not allow bicycles at Base Camp and on the Mountain trail.
To avoid runaway fires only gas stoves are allowed outside the dam.
To protect our visitors and game we do not allow dogs anywhere on Shelter Rock.
For safety gates close at 16h30 and reopen at 7h00 the next morning.
The campsite must be booked and paid for in advance.
Please complete the Camping Availability Enquiry Form below
Booking for a specific date is allocated to the first party whose full payment is received.
Our camping rates are:
Adults: R250pp minimum (2 nights), additional night R100pp.
Learners under 19 R125pp minimum. (2 nights), additional night R50pp
Day Visitors: Adults: R100pp
Day visitor departure time is strictly before 16h30.
Arrival times must be arranged at the time of booking.
Cancellation fees of 50% of the value of the booking will apply if your reservation is cancelled more than 7 days prior to arrival.
No refund if you cancel your reservation 7 days or less prior to arrival.
Amendment fees (once only) for the change of date of 25% of the value of the booking will apply if you amend your reservation 7 days or more prior to arrival. Subject to availability.