Kariega Game Reserve
What makes this malaria- free game reserve special is the fact that you can walk freely and safely amongst the game in the area of the reserve which does not include the Big 5. This 9000 hectares of valley bushveld, fynbos, riverine forest and savannah grasslands is family owned and includes not only the Big 5 but a myriad of species of birdlife such as the fish eagles, martial which nest on the reserve (more than 280 species). It also boasts a variety (more than 25 species) of game which includes the leopard, waterbuck, white rhino, hyena, giraffe, zebra and many more.
Kariega Game Reserve is 141km from Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. This reserve incorporates two rivers namely the Kariega and Bushman Rivers.
Be lavished by luxury and style in the Ukhozi Lodge. With its exclusive African-style lounges, restaurant, outdoor pool and Satellite TV access in the main lodge, this lodge accommodates 20 guests in 10 luxurious air- conditioned suites. Each suite has its own heated pool. Ukhozi Lodge is ideal for FITs and small groups who are looking for a little bit extra in terms of luxury and exclusivity.
This lodge consists of a total of 21 spacious log-constructed chalets. Each air-conditioned room has its own en-suite. Be one with nature by viewing nature’s beautiful scenery from private viewing decks. Private pools, an enticing outdoor pool, a pub, a restaurant (where traditional South African cuisines are served) and Satellite TV are available for your enjoyment. Kariega Lodge is ideal for FIT’s, families, groups and incentive groups.
Kariega is unique in its offering of a diversity of activities which include:
- Morning and late afternoon/evening game drives in open vehicles with experienced game rangers
- River cruises on both the Bushmans and Kariega rivers
- Safe hiking close to game and birdlife
- Canoeing and mountain biking
- Visits to the nearby beaches of Kenton-on-Sea
|Lodge||1 Oct 10 – 31 Dec 10||31 Dec 10 – 30 Apr 11||1 May 11 – 31 Sept 11||1 Oct 11 – 31 Dec 11|
|Normal price; Ukhozi Lodge||R3500||R3650||R2600||R3650|
|Khaya price; Ukhozi Lodge||R3325||R3468||R2470||R3468|
|Normal price; Main Lodge||R3000||R3150||R2200||R3150|
|Khaya price; Main Lodge||R2850||R2993||R2090||R2993|