Sprawled across 10,000 hectares of unspoiled bushveld and including two rivers, the Kariega and Bushman, Kariega Game Reserve is a slice of pristine wilderness where you can expect to see the Big 5 and so much more. If that wasn’t enough to entice you the reserve is family owned and operated, ensuring a warm and friendly atmosphere throughout your visit, and the reserve offers luxurious, well-appointed accommodation and excellent facilities.
Holiday resort information
Main LodgeThis warm and relaxed location offers 24 tastefully furnished log chalets, equipped with all of the must-have conveniences such as en-suite bedrooms, air-conditioning, satellite TVs, fireplaces and tea and coffee facilities. They also boast spacious viewing decks, perfect for surveying the surrounding bush.
Settlers DriftTucked away in a particularly remote corner of the reserve, this unique lodge provides you with an atmospheric tented safari experience overlooking the Bushman’s River. There are 9 opulent tented suites, all of them consisting of a plush bedroom and stylish living area, a private viewing deck and a well-appointed bathroom.
The HomesteadThis is a breathtaking private lodge that is available for hire and is perfect for groups of friends or families. Home to 7 generously proportioned bedrooms, a dining room and lounge with a fireplace, a swimming pool, playroom for children and so much more, The Homestead is a bewitching home-from-home in the heart of the bush.
During your stay at the reserve you can also go canoeing, fishing and take boat trips, depending on which lodge you are staying at. Bush walks, river cruises and evening game drives are all part of the day-to-day enjoyment of life in the veld.
Children are catered for too, with Main Lodge offering a daily programme for kids, with various fun-filled activities such as earning a Junior Ranger certificate. There is also a play area at the lodge with a TV, books, play-doh, table tennis and more.