Why Travellers Pick Shamwari Luxury Lodges for an African Safari

By Krissy at Villa Secrets 7 Mar 2016

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The Shamwari Lodges in the South African Bush

The award winning Shamwari Game Reserve is located in South Africa’s Eastern Cape district with six luxury retreats. Including the Eagles Crag, Villa Lobengula, Long Lee Manor, Riverdene, Bayethe, and Sarili Lodges. Each offers distinct accommodations that will suit any traveller. Dedicated to wildlife conservation as well as to preserving history and tradition, Shamwari provides the ultimate safari wilderness experience.

The Eagles Crag Lodge Nestled Amongst the Cliff

The award winning Shamwari Eagles Crag Lodge is set in the middle of remarkable mountain cliffs. It is a secluded location inspired by the contemporary African style designed with glass and stone. The exclusive luxury suites at the lodge are air conditioned includes en suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor showers as well as a private deck with a plunge pool.

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Rest and Relaxation in the Bushveld at Villa Lobengula

Villa Lobengula is Shamwari’s sanctuary in the bushveld. The lodge exhibits the conventional African “kraal” homestead, a series of outbuildings with stunning vistas of the valley. You can relax at the Tsala meditation deck during your stay and then swim a few laps. Six suites are offered, all are with en suite bathrooms, three of which have private plunge pools.

The Conveniences and Comforts at Long Lee Manor

The Long Lee Manor is situated in the South African plains where the animals often wander. It’s a colonial-style home in the Shamwari Game Reserve with modern conveniences. The lodge has air conditioned suites and luxury rooms with a patio or balcony, all with en-suite bathrooms and separate shower. A conference facility for up to 35 persons is also offered.

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Shanwari’s Riveredene Lodge

Riverdene Family Lodge in the Shamwari Game Reserve

Shanwari’s Riveredene Lodge is particularly designed for adults with kids in tow. It offers air conditioned luxury rooms with en suite bathrooms, a separate shower and a private patio. There is also a rim-flow swimming pool, play room and jungle gym, a bar, gift boutique as well as a Boma with a view of the Bushman’s River at the lodge.

The Captivating Bayethe Lodge in the Woodlands

The Bayethe Lodge is a tented paradise in the awe inspiring South African bush. Imagine living within the enchanting forest at Shawmari Game Reserve. It is a secluded location with phenomenal scenery. The lush vegetation near the waters is a magnificent view you don’t see every day. The best part is you are assured of utmost privacy during your stay.

Woodlands Bayethe Lodge
Luxury Tents Bayethe Lodge

The Safari Luxury Tents at Bayethe Lodge

The Bayethe Luxury Tents at the Shamwari Game Reserve is your haven in this exotic destination in South Africa. Spacious and well-lit, surrounded by greenery with the natural light flowing freely. Some have indoor baths with outdoor showers others have indoor spa baths with indoor showers. It’s designed to give you a vista of the outdoors while you settle in.

The Sarili Lodge Set in a Spectacular Landscape

The Sarili Lodge is overlooking the Bushman’s River at the Shamwari Game Reserve and is positioned on higher ground with a view of the vast South African grasslands. It’s a blend of the contemporary and colonial designs. Stay at one of the luxury rooms or the guest suite. All the rooms are either overlooking the river or facing the courtyard.

Spectacular Landscape Sarili Lodge
Game Ranger Shamwari

Safari Adventures with Your Personal Game Ranger

Safari adventures at the Shamwari Game Reserve is an event you will always look forward to. Game viewing is scheduled in the morning and evening with your personal game ranger. Game walks can also be arranged, observe the flora and fauna up close. You will likely see the Elephants, Rhinos, Lions, Buffalos, and Leopards as they wander in the area.

The Shamwari Game Reserve Lodge’s Relaxation Retreats

Alleviate stress and invigorate the body and mind. Relaxation Retreats with spa treatments are offered at the Shamwari Game Reserve Lodges. Eagles Crag, Villa Lobengula, Long Lee Manor and Bayethe each have treatment rooms, some including steam rooms and saunas.Eagles Crag also has a Hydro Bath. Treatments can also be arranged if staying at the Riverdene and Sarili Lodges.

Shamwari Game Reserve Lodges

By Krissy at Villa Secrets 7 Mar  2016