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Shamwari Game Reserve

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Shamwari Game Reserve | N2 between Port Elizabeth & Grahamstown, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
+27 42 203 1111
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Explorer Camp: 3-Day Walking Safari at Shamwari Game Reserve from Port Elizabeth
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Please visit the official Shamwari Game Reserve Lodges page on TripAdvisor for more info, images, video & slideshow. Search "Shamwari Game Reserve lodges".Shamwari is the best private game reserve situated in the malaria free Eastern Cape,South Africa.This privately owned 25 000 hectares of prime natural terrain has received numerous international awards.Shamwari is an exploration of nature with close encounters of free roaming wildlife and the coveted big five with a choice of unique luxury lodges, an exclusive private villa and the adventurous Explorer Camp.Luxury accommodation is offered in 7 different game lodges at Shamwari Game Reserve, all of which are 5 Star graded. Choose a game lodge that perfectly compliments your ideal African experience
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“eagles crag” (31 reviews)
“long lee manor” (27 reviews)
“riverdene lodge” (15 reviews)
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Shamwari Game Reserve | N2 between Port Elizabeth & Grahamstown, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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+27 42 203 1111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we've spent one night at th e Long Lee Manor. this was an exquisite stay. the rooms are so beautiful and luxurious, clean and are being kept perfect all the time. we've had our ranger travelling with us for all the tours, so she made...More

Thank m_dory
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lavish praise heaped on this amazing private reserve is completely justified. We stayed here for three nights at the end of September, choosing Bayethe Tented Lodges as the most appealing for us. In that short time, we had six game drives - one early...More

Thank Grahame T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just to echo the praise that everyone else seems to have left! We had a wonderful time staying in eagles crag for 3 nights. We could have stayed for longer but at the same time if you're worried about not seeing enough in 2 nights...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shamwari Game Reserve, the place to stay is Bayethe Lodge Superior Tents it's fabulous, then onto Eagles Crag, superior rooms, absoulutely beautiful, and of course out onto the bush for your Safari, we had 2 nights in each accommodation, best to do both, we had...More

1  Thank CHRISTINE M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible game rides, lodging, gourmet food. Warm and friendly staff from the initial welcome, senior game ranger, Mino, food staff and house-keeping/turn down services. The first of 6 game rides started the afternoon we arrived. Saw everything we expected, but a leopard. And, we could...More

1  Thank mkripp
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Shamwari is a dream! Visiting Africa for safari has been #1 on my bucket list and I did a lot of research to find the perfect location. Shamwari did not disappoint and we had a fabulous 4 nights staying at the Bayethe Tented Lodge! We...More

1  Thank Kelrus25
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Shamwari is an absolutely amazing private game reserve. Went with my family including 2 boys 12 and 14 years old. Our ranger Vuyo was an expert tracker and was able to take us to see all of the animals we wanted to see during our...More

Thank robin K
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights at Riverdene Lodge which is kid friendly. They really couldn't do enough for us from the hot towels and tea or hot chocolate on our return from Safari, to hot water bottles and blankets in the morning, and sweets...More

1  Thank Katie W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Absolutely amazing experience. The best service one can imagine. We stayed here for one night so we could enjoy the full programme including two safaris, lunch upon arrival, high tea, a delicious typical South African Braai dinner outside and breakfast. These are all included in...More

3  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

You should add this experience to your bucket list. It's an out of this world experience to see the animals in the wild. Shamwari game reserve is the place to be for such an experience. Our ranger Sipoh was so passionate, dedicated and very knowledgeable....More

2  Thank ClaudiaTaylor
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JuleneThompson
18 October 2017|
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Dear Julene, Thank you for your enquiry and interest shown in Shamwari Game Reserve. Unfortunately, Shamwari does not allow private vehicles to traverse on our reserve. We cannot guarantee that you will be able to... More
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JuleneThompson
18 October 2017|
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Dear Julene, Thank you for your enquiry and interest shown in Shamwari Game Reserve. Unfortunately, Shamwari does not allow private vehicles to traverse on our reserve. We cannot guarantee that you will be able to... More
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vtango1
4 September 2017|
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Good Day, Thank you for your enquiry and interest shown in Shamwari Game Reserve. We currently have rooms available at Long Lee Manor at R5434 per person, per night for an entry level room. We occasionally offer a day... More
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