Kariega River Lodge Kariega Private Game Reserve - AEC006

River lodge is a unique and luxury game lodge built on the banks of the Bushmans River in the big five, malaria free Kariega Private Game Reserve.

10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20

Pool - Yes
Restaurant - Meals All Included

Malaria Free
Big Five Safari

There are 10 spacious, air conditioned thatched suites. All rooms are en suite with double vanities and have private patios with views over the river and reserve. Facilities include a mini bar and tea/coffee making facilities.

The main area as a spacious lounge area with a wooden viewing deck that expands across the river. Relax by the pool or enjoy a sundowner at the bar. Dining is either in doors or outside at the boma under the African skies. Curl up with a book in the library or make use of the wireless internet to connect with the outside world.

Kariega River Lodge welcomes couples and families with children over the age of 10 years.

Kariega Game Reserve offers a selection of other exclusive lodges on the reserve - for more details click on the links below to review:
Ukhozi Lodge
Kariega Main Lodge
The Homestead

Your stay at Kariega Game Reserve includes all meals and two daily game drives. During your stay you can also enjoy a boat cruise on either the Bushmans or Kariega River.

Kariega Private Game Reserve is a proudly, family owned reserve and is home to the big five. Experienced game rangers will share their knowledge of the bush with you. You can expect to see elephant, lion, rhino, giraffe, zebra, warthog and a variety of antelope. The Kariega Game Reserve is located in a diverse landscape from rolling plains to bushy areas opening into open plains.

Nearby is the unspoilt beaches of Kenton On Sea where you can soak up the sun and enjoy the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. Day safaris to the beaches are possible or you can extend your stay for a few nights extra to enjoy a real 'bush & beach' safari holiday.

Access to River Lodge is possible with daily flights from Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth. It is an easy 1.5 hours drive to the reserve or you can sit back and enjoy a transfer. A stay at River Lodge is complementary to any Garden Route holiday or an add on to a long stay in Cape Town. Ask us for the best way to include in your South Africa holiday.

Other Suggestions

Nottens Bush Camp
Nottens Bush Camp is a family run lodge in the heart of the famous Sabi Sands Game Reserve adjacent to Kruger National Park and home to the Big Five.
Etali Safari Lodge
Etali Safari Lodge is an intimate bush lodge in the big five, malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve with easy access from Johannesburg - only 3 hours to a luxury safari escape.
Kwandwe Great Fish
Set along the banks of the Great Fish River, this lodge, aptly named Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge offers uninterrupted views across the river and wilderness of the malaria free Kwandwe Game Reserve.
Motswiri Game Lodge
Motswiri Safari Lodge is an intimate bush camp in the Madikwe Game Reserve - malaria free and home to the big five. Nestled in a snug bush location and the main lodge area and rooms overlook a waterhole frequented by elephant and other animals.
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge
Simbivati Hilltop Lodge is perched overlooking the bushveld of the Timbavati Game Reserve, offering a memorable safari experience.

Other Useful Pages

Garden Route Highlights
Kruger & Cape Town
Wine & Whales