• Entire apartment
  • 538 ft² size
  • Kitchen
  • River view
  • Garden
  • Pet friendly
  • BBQ facilities
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Private Bathroom

3.5 miles from Leopard Creek Country Club in Malelane, Croc Lapa Chalet offers accommodations with access to an open-air bath. This property offers access to a patio and free private parking. On clear days, guests can head outside to enjoy the apartment's outdoor fireplace or simply kick back and relax. The air-conditioned apartment is composed of 2 separate bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave and a toaster, and 1 bathroom. The accommodation is non-smoking. Guests can also relax in the garden or on the sun terrace. Malelane Gate is 2 miles from the apartment, while Berg-en-Dal Rhino Hall is 10 miles away. The nearest airport is Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, 40 miles from Croc Lapa Chalet.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 10 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (10.0)

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Reliable Info
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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
1 bunk bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
High score for Malelane
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  • Dawn
    Thailand Thailand
    It was well equipped and so many generous extras in terms of cupboard groceries.
  • Seef
    South Africa South Africa
    We ended up not being able to stay at the chalet due to system error and dbl booking. The host still showed us the unit. And they booked us at a lovely property close by. That was just as special. And he was so apologetic about the whole thing....
  • Henk
    South Africa South Africa
    It is being in the Kruger National Park without having to pay park fees!! Right on the Southern banks of the Crocodile river, the Croc River lapa is a place to visit again and again. There is peace to be found in the quiet when you sit on the...

Host Info

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The chalet borders the Kruger National Park and wild animals can be seen on a regulat bases from the stoep
The chalet is situated on a cane sugar farm on the borderfence wit the Kruger National park
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,English

Area info

Amenities of Croc Lapa Chalet
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    No internet access available.
    • Toaster
    • Kitchenware
    • Electric kettle
    • Kitchen
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Toilet paper
    • Bathtub or shower
    • Shared toilet
    • Private Bathroom
    • Toilet
    • Shower
    Living Area
    • Sitting area
    Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
    • Entire unit located on ground floor
    • Outdoor fireplace
    • Picnic area
    • Outdoor furniture
    • Sun deck
    • BBQ facilities
    • Patio
    • Garden
    • Open-air bath
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Outdoor & View
    • River view
    • View
    Building Characteristics
    • Detached
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • 24-hour security
    • Safe
    Languages Spoken
    • Afrikaans
    • English

    House rules

    Croc Lapa Chalet takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.


    From 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    No cribs or extra beds are available.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in

    Payments by Booking.com

    Booking.com takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    Please inform Croc Lapa Chalet of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about Croc Lapa Chalet

    • Yes, Croc Lapa Chalet is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Croc Lapa Chalet is 2.2 miles from the center of Malelane. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Croc Lapa Chalet offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Golf course (within 2 miles)
      • Open-air bath

    • The prices at Croc Lapa Chalet may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Croc Lapa Chalet can accommodate this group size:

      • 2 guests

      For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Check-in at Croc Lapa Chalet is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 9:00 AM.

    • Croc Lapa Chalet has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 2 bedrooms

      For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.