Shamwari Eagles Crag Lodge
At a Glance
From ZAR 10 000 pp/pn
Nine luxury suites each with interlocking doors
Big 5 safari experience
Home to the 'Born Free Big Cat Sanctuary' and 'Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre'
Private deck with heated plunge pool
Two tier viewing deck with unique sky viewing pods
Situated at the Eastern end of South Africa’s famous Garden Route makes Shamwari Private Game Reserve the ideal destination to start or end of any trip. Set in 20 000 hectares of pristine wilderness and home to Africa’s Big 5 and so much more.
Shamwari is home to the Born Free Big Cat Sanctuary & Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, both of which do vital work in the rescue and rehabilitation of wildlife.
The stunning, newly refurbished, Eagles Crag Lodge has just nine suites all boasting king size beds, air-conditioning, mini bar, coffee machine, electronic safe and hairdryer.
The en-suite facilities include a bath and shower. Step out into you private deck and you’ll discover an al fresco shower and heated plunge pool.
The main lodge facilities at Eagles Crag are truly stunning, the lower level houses a beautifully created lounge area and billiards room, fireplace and a TV, whilst the upper viewing deck has unique aerial viewing pods to provide a jaw dropping panoramic view of the surrounding rock faces where the eagles fly. Take a drink from the bar and just sit and marvel at this unique spectacle.
Other facilities on offer include the Relaxation Retreat with a hydro bath, steam room and sauna, fitness centre and a gift boutique.
Shamwari offers guests twice daily game drives in open game drive vehicles, these vehicles allow for a 360 degree view ensuring that any sighting isn’t missed.
It’s also recommended that you participate in the bush walks, conducted by your highly experienced ranger. This gives your ranger the opportunity to share his extensive knowledge of the reserve’s flora & fauna. He will also take the time to show and explain the animal spoor that you happen upon.
Shamwari is home to the Born Free Big Cat Sanctuary & Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, both of which are fascinating experiences.