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At a Glance

From ZAR 9 470 pp/pn

  • Big 5 safari experience

  • Track the big game on foot

  • Just nine luxury suites all with private plunge pools

  • Malaria free

  • Children 12 years and over welcome

  • Enjoy stunning African sunsets on the extensive lodge viewing deck

This 22 000 hectare private game reserve sits in a very convenient location at the Eastern side of the famous South African Garden Route and so makes a perfect start or finish to your travels in South Africa.  It also boasts a malaria free status so ideal for families.

 

This is a reserve where the nocturnal creatures such as porcupine, aardwolf and aardvark are seen on a regular basis.

 

Rooms

Great Fish River Lodge is home to just nine beautiful suites. Each include king size beds, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, mini bar and electronic safe.  The en-suite bathrooms boast double vanity units, free standing bathtubs and both indoor and outdoor showers.

 

Open up you floor to ceiling framed glass doors and step out onto your very own private deck, there you’ll witness your stunning view of the African wilderness and you’ll also find a stunning plunge pool to cool off from the African sun.

 

Facilities

Positioned on the banks of the Great Fish River this lodge, that bears the same name, has some of the most spectacular views of the reserve.  The extensive viewing decks are perfectly positioned to allow guests to sit and witness Africa’s magical sunsets.

 

The indulgent furnishings at Great Fish River Lodge reflect the elegant and contemporary feel to this lodge and can be seen to their fullest in the guest lounge area. At Great Fish River you can enjoy a relaxing in room massage or a romantic private dining experience.

 

Activities

The activities available to guests at Kwandwe are extensive.  Your experienced ranger and tracker will enthrall you with close animal encounters in you twice daily game drives.  Let you ranger give you a different perspective of the African wildlife with a bush walk, here he will explain the importance of the smaller creatures such a dung beetles and termites along with the traditional uses for the trees and plants within the reserve.

 

To get your adrenaline pumping and join a specialist armed ranger and tracker team in tracking the big game (white rhino, black rhino, elephant and buffalo) on foot (16 years and older only).  Or at a more sedate place, catch and release fishing in the Great Fish river is also offered.

 

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Facts

No. Rooms

9

Children

12 years and over

Childminding

No

Twin Beds

Available

Triples

No

Private Pool

Yes

Lodge Pool

No

Air-Conditioning

Yes

Room Fan

Yes

Indoor Shower

Yes

Outdoor Shower

Yes

Bath

Yes

In-Room Safe

Yes

In-Room Fireplace

No

In-Room TV

No

In-Room Massage

Yes

Spa

No

What's included:
  • Accommodation

  • Twice daily game drives

  • Nature walks accompanied by an armed ranger

  • Big game walking safari (tracking white rhino, black rhino, elephant and buffalo on foot, accompanied by an armed specialist ranger and tracker team; subject to availability)

  • 3 meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local & premium brand spirits, beers, teas & coffees, refreshments on game drives

  • Laundry

  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance

  • VAT

  • Transfers to & from the reserve’s airstrip

  • Complimentary child-minding

Gym Equipment

Yes

Personal Bar

Yes

Telephone

Yes

Hairdryer

Yes

Laundry