Shamwari Game Reserve, Eastern Cape

Sarili Lodge situated within the malaria-free Shamwari Game Reserve is less than an hour's drive from Port Elizabeth. Sarili is a family-orientated safari lodge offering magnificent views and fantastic game viewing opportunities in a relaxed environment.
Shamwari Game Reserve is a private game reserve stretching over 25 000 hectares. The reserve encompasses five different eco-systems and is able to support a wide diversity of plant, animal and bird life. The Wildlife Department is actively involved in breeding rare animals such as the Cape Mountain Zebra and Disease Free Buffalo.

At a Glance

  • Accommodation - 5 Suites (all rooms can accommodate a maximum of 2 persons)
    • 2 Luxury Rooms with patio, facing the courtyard & inter-leading via a passage
    • 2 Suites with balconies overlooking the river
    • 1 Suite with television, sleeper couch and balcony overlooking the river
    • Maximum Guests - 10

  • Children - Yes
  • Child-minding - Yes by prior arrangement
  • Lodge Swimming Pool - Yes (heated with shallow area for children)
  • Main Deck overlooking the Bushmans River
  • Communal Lounge with fireplace and Satellite Television
  • In and Outdoor Dining Facilities
  • Air Conditioning - Yes
  • Under floor heating - Yes
  • Tea/Coffee Making facilities - Yes
  • Mini Bar - Yes
  • Electronic Safes - Yes
  • Fitted international adaptors - Yes
  • Hairdryer - Yes
  • Telephones - Yes
  • Internet Access - Yes
  • Business Desk

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Sarili Lodge perched above the Bushman's River overlooking grassy plains is named after an early Xhosa Chief and offers visitors contemporary comfort in an authentic South African setting.
Set in the southern region of the reserve, the lodge has a spacious deck with expansive views of the river and plains. The lodge features a child friendly swimming pool, dining and lounge areas, outside braai area and special children's menu. Shamwari also offers a special 'Kids on Safari' programme for children from 4 years old.

Activities within the reserve include early morning and late afternoon game drives and guided bush walks. Guests may see lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, leopard - Africa's 'Big 5', as well as giraffe, wildebeest, zebra, hippo, kudu, springbok, bushbuck, grey duiker, black wildebeest, gemsbok, cheetah, brown hyena and wild dog. Shamwari also has a huge variety of birdlife.

Shamwari's environmentally friendly Sarili Lodge provides the perfect combination between a colonial and bush experience - perfect for families or small parties.

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