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Kariega Game Reserve

Location
Eastern Cape > Kenton On Sea > Kenton On Sea

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Rates From
R4000

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Description

Kariega Game Reserve: This malaria-free “Big-5” family owned and operated private Game Reserve comprises 10000 hectares of pristine wilderness that spans across 5 different eco-systems (riverine forest, valley bushveld, savannah grasslands, fynbos and acacia woodlands). The reserve is home to more than 25 species of game including Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino, Hippo, Hyena, Giraffe, Zebra, Wildebeest, Waterbuck, Nyala, Kudu, Warthog and a variety of other Antelope and more than
280 species of birds amongst which are the high soaring Martial, Crowned and Fish Eagles which nest on the Reserve. Kariega prides itself in the abundance of general game and birdlife supplementing the “Big-5”.
GUEST ACCOMMODATION:
Accommodation is offered in 5 separate luxury Lodges:
Settlers Drift: 5-Star
New Luxury Tented Lodge. Located in a remote and untouched part of the Kariega wilderness, Settlers Drift offers a unique tented safari combined with 5-star luxury. The lodge consists of 9 spacious tented suites – each offering opulent bedroom and living area, full bathroom, outdoor shower and private deck with spectacular views of the surrounding bushveld. The luxuriously appointed and perfectly positioned tented lodge delivers the ultimate guest experience. Satellite TV in main lodge. Stunning outdoor pool. No children 10 years and under.
(Settlers Drift is ideal for FIT’s and small groups who are looking for a unique tented safari experience combined with 5-star luxury)
River Lodge: 4-Star Superior
River Lodge is a unique Lodge built on the banks of the Bushmans River and comprises 10 superbly appointed spacious, air-conditioned thatched suites. The Lodge, which overhangs the river, offers exclusivity, comfort and spectacular views and includes a stunning outdoor pool. Satellite TV in main lodge. Unique features include daily boat trips to the Kenton beaches and excellent river fishing. No children 10 years and under.
(River Lodge is ideal for FIT’s and small groups who are looking for that little bit extra in terms of luxury and exclusivity.)
Ukhozi Lodge: 4-Star Superior
Exclusive Lodge which accommodates 20 guests in 10 tastefully appointed luxury air-conditioned suites, crafted from log with modern bathrooms and private decks. Each suite has it’s own private plunge pool. The Lodge boasts unique African-style lounges, restaurant and boma with an outdoor pool. Satellite TV in main lodge. No children 10 years and under.
(Ukhozi Lodge is also ideal for FIT’s and small g roups who are looking for that little bit extra in terms of luxury and exclusivity.)
Main Lodge: 4-Star
A total of 21 spacious and luxurious log-constructed chalets, with all bedrooms en-suite and air-conditioned and some with private pools and all with private viewing decks which offer intimate contact with nature and complete privacy. A spectacular architectural award-winning pub and restaurant serves tasty traditional South African cuisine or guests can enjoy the experience of a meal in the open air boma. Stunning outdoor pool. Satellite TV in all chalets. All children welcome. (Main Lodge is ideal for FIT’s, families, groups and incentive groups)
The Homestead : 4-Sar
The Homestead is a private lodge which offers guests secluded comfort, convenience and luxury. 7 spacious and comfortable bedrooms, all en-suite, bar, swimming pool, satellite TV and playroom for children, it’s own 4 x 4 safari vehicle, game ranger and chef. It is perfect for the sole use of a group or family of up to 14 persons who can enjoy a highly exclusive and unique safari experience tailored to their own needs. All children welcome (The Homestead is perfect for the sole use of a group or family.)
Contact / ReservationsKariega Game Reserve


Alternatively contact the TOURISM call centre on +27 (0) 41 582 2575

Type :
Bush Lodge, Chalets, Game Reserve, Honeymoon Venues, Lodges

MAP

Latitude : -33° 32' 44.83" S | Longitude : 26° 39' 45.32" E

Directions
 By air:
Port Elizabeth airport is only 80 minutes drive from Kariega.

 By road from Port Elizabeth :
Kariega Main Lodge, Ukhozi Lodge and The Homestead (Main Reception)
Travel along the N2 from Port Elizabeth towards Grahamstown and choose one of 2 alternative routes:
Route 1 : The coastal route on the R72 towards Port Alfred, via Alexandria to Kenton-on-Sea, where you turn inland and proceed for 14 kms on the R343.
Route 2 : Proceed on the N2 towards Grahamstown for about 110 km and turn right before reaching Grahamstown onto the tarred road (R343) to Salem and Kenton-on-Sea for a distance of 32 kms.
River Lodge
Travel along the N2 from Port Elizabeth towards Grahamstown and take the R72 turn-off towards Port Alfred via Alexandria, The turnoff to River Lodge is signposted and is exactly 15 kms beyond Alexandria.
Settlers Drift
Travel along the N2 from Port Elizabeth towards Grahamstown and take the R72 turn-off towards Port Alfred via Alexandria, The turnoff to Settlers Drift is signposted and is exactly 10 kms beyond Alexandria.

Experience

Accommodation

Type
Bush Lodge
Chalets
Game Reserve
Honeymoon Venues
Lodges

Business and Conferencing

Conferencing
Accommodation on Site
Conference Venue
Team Building

Weddings
Honeymoon Venues
Reception Venue
Wedding Venue

Food and Entertainment

Entertainment & Shopping
Angling & Boating
Family Activities
Liquor
Restaurants
Spa
Team Building

Restaurants
A La Carte
Buffet
Continental
South African Cuisine

Things to See and Do

Adventure & Sports
4X4
Canoeing
Fishing
Golf
Horse Riding
Swimming
Team Building
Wildlife Walks

Arts & Culture
African Craft
Cathedrals
Churches
Cultural Tours
Curio / Souvenirs
Farm Stall
Monuments
Photography

Coastal & Beaches
Beach
Fly Fishing
Hiking Trails
River Cruises
River Fishing

Health & Beauty
Gym
Hot Stone
Manicure
Massage
Pedicure
Waxing

Historical
Historical Places
Historical Tours

Wildlife & Nature
Bird Watching
Dam
Fresh Water Reserve
Game Reserve
Grass & Wetlands
Mountains
PVT Game Reserve
Ridge / Kloof
River Cruises
Safaris
Volunteer Programme
Waterfall
Wilderness Trails
Wildlife
Wildlife & Nature Tours

Travel and Tours

Air Transport
Charters

Road Transport
Shuttle Services

Tours
Foreign Tour Operators
Local tour Operators
Volunteer Programme

Travel
Volunteer Programme

Water Transport
River Cruises

Utilities

Body, mind and spirit
Massage

Business
Conference facilities
Fax
Guest Lounge
Internet access

Catering
Bar
English breakfast
Gas cooking
Halaal by arrangement
Indian
Kosher by arrangement
Liquor license
Refreshments
Restaurant

Conferencing
CD machine
Cellular phones
Cinema Style Rooms
Copiers
Cordless Phone
DVD machine
Facsimile/Faxmachine
Laser printers
Lectern
Music equipment
Projector
Projector screen
Sound and lighting
Stationary
Television sets
Video machine

Financial
American Express
Master Card
Visa Card

General
Arranged activities / programs
Big Five game viewing
Children’s padding pool
Curio shop
Fishing
Fitness Centre
Game viewing
Game walks
Health Spa
Hiking trails
Lounge for Guest use
Nature walks
Owners live on premisis
Swimming pool -outdoor
Table tennis
Television in Lounge

Room Attributes
Air conditioner in room
Bath
CD Play facilities
Drinks / bar in rooms
Electrical points
Fan in room
Fireplace in rooms
Heaters in rooms
Honey moon suites
Non Smoking Rooms
Radios in room
Safety deposit boxes
Shower
Smoking Rooms
Tea / coffee in rooms
TV - DSTV connection

Services
Airport service / transfers
Baby sitting
Cots
Daily cleaning service – no charge
Dry Cleaning services
Laundry
On site security
Parking
Passenger lift
Showers
Telephone direct dial
Toilets
Training Facilities

Languages

Foreign
German

South African
Afrikaans
English
Xhosa