Below are some of the Most commonly asked questions and their answers. If there are any further questions please do not hesitate to get in contact and we will gladly assist.
How long will it take to receive my order?
Orders are processed between 1-2 business days after receipt of payment. For example, if an order is placed after 9am, we will aim to process and dispatch your order the following day. Once dispatched, delivery can be expected between 2-3 business days for major centers. For outlying areas, please allow a further 2-5 business days depending.
How much will delivery cost?Delivery is free for all orders over R700. For orders under R700 delivery will be charged at R70 (Incl VAT) or alternatively you can collect your order at our warehouse in Cape Town.
Do you deliver anywhere in South Africa?
Yes, we deliver anywhere in South Africa. Some areas would get their orders quicker than others but for the most part we would be able to deliver to your door. In some rare instances (such as certain farms) we might get in touch to arrange delivery at the nearest town.
Do you deliver outside of South Africa?
Yes, but only by special request. If you are outside of South Africa and want us to deliver to you then please get in contact at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will gladly send you a quotation for the cost of delivery. Unfortunately because of the varied nature of International delivery costs our advertised rates or free delivery thresholds are only Valid for deliveries within South Africa.
Can I specify a delivery time?
No, the couriers we use do not currently offer delivery slots. Please make sure that the address you supply, will have someone there to accept your parcel.
Can I return my order if I have changed my mind?
Yes, you can request a return within 30 days from delivery provided your product is undamaged and unused, in it's original and undamaged packaging, all parts and accessories are accounted for, and all seals and labels are intact. Please note that the 30 day period does not apply to sale items.
Will I be charged a delivery fee for returns or exchanges?
Yes, the courier costs involved will not be refunded. We will obtain a quote at the most affordable rate possible.
How can I guarantee a refund?
Your claim must be made within 30 days of delivery AND returned items must be fit for resale - that means they must be sent back in their original and undamaged packaging, unused and fit for resale.
When will I receive my refund?
Once goods are collected, checked, and deemed fit for resale, your refund will be processed. You will be refunded in the same manner as your original payment method. For bank transfers this will take up to 5 business days, and card payments up to 10 business days.
What products cannot be returned for a cash refund?
Sale items cannot be returned for a cash refund. We will be able to offer a swap out for another product or gift voucher to redeem at a later date.
Can I return customised products or products that are no longer on the website?
No, we cannot offer and exchange or refund for discontinued products (no longer for sale on rubymelon.com) or any items that have been custom made.
Can I get my Ruby Melon change mat recovered?
Yes you can. It costs R120 for the recover, and R140 for collection and delivery. If you are based in Cape Town, you can also drop it off with us. Please note that the turn around time from collection to delivery is 10-14 days.
Are frames included with our Dangle sets?
No, but they can be purchased seperately
How big is your change mat?
L59 x W49 x H14.5cm
Will your covers fit any change mat?
No, our change mats are designed with much bigger sides and so are made to fit the Ruby Melon mat only.
Will you frame fit under any change mat?
Yes, we have not yet had an issue where our frame was too small for a change mat.
Can your dangles be customised?
Unfortunately we are not able to customise our dangle sets.
Does the cot mattress fit any size cot?
No, our mattress has been custom made to fit the Ruby Melon Belle Camp Cot, as well as the Mamakids Sleepy, Dream-by-Me & Lulu camp cots only.