LODGING – Rock View Lodge
|ALL-INCLUSIVE GUEST RATES||$180/room||$300/room||$360/room|
PRICES SHOWN IN US DOLLARS, PER NIGHT. All inclusive rates include a fruit basket and fruit juices in the room, full use of the grounds and swimming pool, guided tours to the village of Annai, the Panorama Nature Trail, local bird watching and evening drinks before dinner. Additional activities available at extra cost include: horse riding, boat trips to the Rupununi River, birding requiring transportation, day trips to the Iwokrama Canopy Walkway, the village of Surama, the Cock-of-the-Rock site at Wowetta and other community based activities. Community rates are offered to active-duty community development workers with VSO, Peace Corps, Project Trust, World Teach, Pro Natura, or others. Community rates may require double occupancy and are offered solely at the discretion of lodge management. More information about accommodations at the lodge are available here. CHECK OUT TIME IS 12:00PM NOON.
ACTIVITIES & TRANSPORT
|Toyota Surf double-cab||$80||$4|
|Panorama Nature Trail (Guided hike, per person)||$10|
|Visit Amerindian Village of Annai (Guided tour, per person)||$10|
|Half day guided excursion on the Rupununi River for 4 persons||$230|
PRICES SHOWN IN US DOLLARS. The Toyota Surf carries one to four passengers in the cab. The Bedford carries 5 passengers in the cab plus up to 18 in the covered rear bed. Overnight stays require transfer cost plus hire cost. Overnight stays require that the driver’s cost be covered by the client. Vehicle availability in the Rupununi is severely limited so delays or unexpected changes are always possible. It is common practice to offer unused seats in vehicles to local community members. This good-neighbor practice does not impact scheduling or pricing of ground transfer/vehicle hire services. Learn more about the activities we offer at Rock View Lodge or get your bearings with one of our maps.
DAILY AIR SERVICE on TRANSGUYANA AIRWAYS
|Daily service between Georgetown’s Ogle Aerodrome and Annai (northbound journey is via Lethem)||STANDARD
PRICES SHOWN IN US DOLLARS AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. Bookings must be made well in advance to avail yourself of one of only 12 seats per flight. Schedules change seasonally. TGA is offering two daily flights each day, visiting Annai at approximately 1130hrs and 1330 hrs. Contact Rock View Lodge for updated scheduling. Confirmed bookings for all TGA flights are subject to availability and require full payment. Rock View Lodge is the Rupununi’s one and only authorized ticketing agent for Trans Guyana Airways. Credit card payments are accepted and carry a 4% fee to cover bank costs.
BAGGAGE RESTRICTION: Passengers are limited to a 20lb baggage quota, strictly enforced. Your bags will be weighed prior to boarding. Weight overage may be purchased for approximately $0.75/lb subject to availability and flying conditions.
CHARTER FLIGHTS: Groups of 4-12 may wish to charter an aircraft on a schedule of their choosing. Contact our office for details. This can be an especially convenient way to visit Kaieteur Falls on your way into – or out of – the Rupununi, saving the time and expense of remaining in Georgetown an extra day to board a Kaieteur day trip.
CANCELLATION POLICY FOR TGA BOOKINGS: Travellers with standard bookings incur a 20% cancellation fee regardless of date of cancellation.
INTRASERV CROSS-COUNTRY COACH SERVICE
SERVICE UPDATE WINTER 2015 – IntraServ coach service has been suspended indefinitely. Contact our office for updates. At present, minivan service or a private hire vehicle are the only options for ground transport between Lethem and Georgetown. Most minivans travelling between Georgetown and Lethem stop at or near Rock View Lodge – contact us for the latest information.
|Annai to…||Toyota Surf||Beford|
|Boa Vista, Brazil||$450||N/A|
|Bonfim Brazil (via Lethem)||$320||N/A|
|Karanambu (via Yupukari)||$340||$680|
|Karanambu (via Cajueiro)||$260||$520|
|Moura bird watching (incl. waiting)||$100||$200|
|Bina Hill (waiting add’l $40)||$20||N/A|
|Aranaputa (waiting add’l 40)||$25||N/A|
|Camoudi Basch bird watching (incl. waiting)||$70||$140|
|Wowetta Cock-of-the-Rock lek (waiting add’l $40 Toyota/$80 Bedford)||$35||$70|
|Surama Village & Eco-Lodge||$100||$200|
|Surama via Wowetta Cock-of-the-Rock lek (incl. waiting)||$160||$320|
|Canopy Walkway via Corkwood (incl. 2 hr waiting)||$180||N/A|
|Canopy Walkway via Surama||$200||$400|
|Kurupukari Crossing via Canopy Walkway||$260||N/A|
|Annai to Karasabai||$400||N/A|
PRICES SHOWN IN US DOLLARS. Vehicle availability is severely limited so advance bookings are essential. Review vehicle particulars and hiring conditions in ACTIVITIES section above. For transfers between points that do not include Annai/Rock View Lodge, or any other specialized ground services, please contact our office. Bear in mind that there are no sealed roads in the region so muddy conditions during rainy season can significantly affect passability and scheduling of ground transfers.
ACCOMMODATION & MEALS at the Iwokrama Canopy Walkway
CONFIRMATION OF BOOKINGS & REFUND POLICY
- Bookings will be confirmed in writing on receipt of a 50 % Deposit. Balance due on arrival.
- Full refund of Deposit received will be made on Cancelation being advised in writing 60 days and above prior to the arrival date
- 95 % of the deposit received on the Cancelation being advised in writing from 40 to 60 days prior to the arrival date
- 80% of the deposit received on the Cancelation being advised in writing from 20 to 40 days prior to the arrival date
- 50% of the deposit received on the Cancelation being advised in writing from 5 to 20 days prior to the arrival date
- No refund will be made on Cancelation being advised in writing from 5 days prior to arrival date or on a no Show
RIGHT TO EVICTION POLICY
Management of Rock View Lodge reserves the right to evict any guest(s) from the premises who for justifiable reasons may be behaving in a manner inconvenient to other guests or prejudicial to the safety of Company property
SAFETY & RISK FACTORS
- Rock View Lodge endeavors to ensure the Safety and Comfort to all guests at all times
- Valuables and documents may be lodged with Management for safekeeping
- The Duty Manager and the Night Security can be called in the event of any need or on an Emergency
- Trained staff in First Aid are available to guests as well as medical assistance at the Annai Hospital
- In serious cases Medical Air Evacuation from the Annai Airstrip can be arranged when required
- Rock View Ltd carries Fire and All Risks insurance to the property
We accept Visa and Mastercard at the lodge.
Regrettably, we are unable to process online payments at this time.
A 4% processing fee for card payments will be added to your final invoice.