Kariega offers spectacular close up viewing of lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, leopard, hippo, hyena, giraffe, zebra, eland, kudu, wildebeest and waterbuck all from open 4x4 Land cruisers on a beautiful 9000 hectare private game reserve. This family-owned and operated private game reserve spans a huge expanse of pristine wilderness in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. The reserve combines spectacular and dramatic vistas with an abundance of African game and wildlife in its natural habitat. Luxury accommodation and fine dining in game lodges nestled into the African bush, allows guests to unwind in comfort as they settle into the ordered rhythms of nature. Kariega Private Game Reserve is bordered in the east and west by the picturesque Kariega and Bushman’s Rivers. As well as twice daily safari drives in open Land cruisers you can also enjoy the unique eco systems of the rivers on a tranquil boat cruise.
Nestled in the heart of the malaria-free Eastern Cape, Pumba Private Game Reserve offers the ultimate in African Safari luxury. Pumba combines luscious awe inspiring bush, grasslands, the formidable big five and the endangered and majestic White Lion all in one reserve. Pumba Private Game Reserve offers luxurious Five Star accommodation at one of two intimate and enchanting lodges. Each chalet is totally private and complete with their own pools framed by timber decks and outdoor showers. Every chalet is designed and decorated using individual and natural fabrics, immersing you into feeling at one with the unspoilt beauty which surrounds you. When dining you’ll be treated to an array of gourmet cuisine, all prepared by five star chefs, who will cater to all your individual needs. Additional pampering for the mind, body and soul is available at the Msenge Bush Lodge’s Soul Spa as well as a fully equipped gym surrounded by glass, and extending out beneath a cathedral of trees. Pumba Private Game Reserve is the third largest privately owned Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape, is Malaria-free and offers visitors the chance to experience the wonders of Africa.
Shamwari Private Game Reserve is home to Africa’s Big 5 (elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard), is malaria free and is situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. This reserve has received numerous international awards, including the World’s Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve. Luxury safari accommodation is offered in 6 different lodges on this private game reserve. Choose a lodge that compliments your ideal African experience. Shamwari is about conserving a vanishing way of life and is the realization of one man’s dream and the success of many people’s passion. Steeped in pioneer history, and dating back to the time when a multitude of game roamed wild and free, the 25 000 hectare reserve boasts five eco-systems, thus enabling the support of many forms of plant, animal and bird life.