Amakhala Game Reserve


Fifty square kilometres large, the Amakhala Game Reserve lies in the vicinity of the Addo Park on the South African West Coast. Home to thousands of different species, the Amakhala Reserve is a place of great natural beauty.


Set amidst this untamed paradise is the four star luxury Safari Lodge. Next to the superbly comfortable accommodation, the lodge is the perfect base for exploring the region.


The winding Bushman’s River lies just below the lodge and does not only afford fantastic views read more » but also attracts many wild animals.


Out of a deep respect for the pristine environment, the lodge has pledged to minimize its impact on the ecosystem and not affect the wildlife’s natural habits.


Your culinary desires have been well cared for: an outdoor barbeque prepares sizzling delicacies on warm summer nights and a stylish dining room provides shelter for less favourable days. A bar serves refreshing drinks which you might enjoy best next to the swimming pool.


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At the Amakhala Game Reserve Safari Lodge guests can choose between four comfortable Safari Cottages or two finely-appointed luxury suites.


A cleverly implemented African design is predominant throughout read more » the entire lodge. True highlights are the romantic bathtubs for two and the exciting double outdoor showers each unit is equipped with. Of course, you are well protected from curious gazes and left to contemplate the African sunset in privacy while letting the hot water pour over you.


The suites are your first choice for ultimate comfort and indulgence. A separate living room provides the space and ambience to enjoy some relaxing hours with a good book or to get lost in pleasant reverie. A unique feature of the suite is also the plunge pool for your private use only.


However, a room’s facilities do not compare to the simple joys and entertaining spectacles the pristine nature stages on your doorstep. Just pull up your blinds to gaze down at the waterhole where monkeys play and zebras and antelopes still their thirst. What a sight!


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The Amakhala Game Reserve Safari Lodge is the perfect starting point to set out from to explore the region’s many attractions and exciting excursion options.


The Shamwari Game Reserve is located at read more » just five minute’s distance, the Addo Elephant Park at 30, Grahamstown just 40 and the Sunshine Coast with its breathtakingly beautiful beaches a mere 45.


Having mentioned those options, the focus is of course on the stunning Amakhala Game Reserve itself. The reserve is proud to be a home to the Big 5 which you will surely spot on a safari in open 4x4 vehicles guided by experienced and enthusiastic rangers.


Would you like a change of pace? Simply take a stroll down the river or go bird watching. Discover the environment through a new perspective: a small canoe gliding serenely down the river.


Every tour is individual, your suggestions are welcome and your wishes sought to be fulfilled. Why no enjoy a picnic which has been laid out for you on the river bank?


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