- Five-star rating and wildlife experience
- Amakhala Bush Lodge, Amakhala Game Reserve
- Secluded private viewing decks with intimate plunge pool
- Twice-daily expeditions by open 4x4 safari vehicles
- Air conditioning in safari suites
- Outdoor showers and large oval baths
- Swimming pool area with sun loungers
- Lodge Type: Safari Lodge
- Location: Amakhala Private Game Reserve, South Africa
- Lodge Size: 5 Tented Suites
- Recommended Stay: 3-5 nights
Discover The Majestic Wildlife Of The Amakhala Private Game Reserve When staying At Bush Lodge
Immerse yourself in the sights and scents of the Eastern Cape bushveld as you relax on your private deck or take in the view from your plunge pool. Amakhala Bush Lodge, nestled amidst aloe plants and native wildlife, offers an idyllic African getaway.
Spanning 18,000 acres on the Amakhala Game Reserve, this sanctuary is home to a diverse array of wildlife and birdlife. From majestic lions and elephants to graceful cheetahs and giraffes, you'll have the chance to encounter abundant wildlife. Keep a lookout for elusive creatures like hyenas and bat-eared foxes, adding excitement to your adventure.
For the ultimate African safari experience, you'll be escorted on twice-daily game drives in open 4x4 safari vehicles.
Gather around the firepit in the evening and share stories of your day's discoveries. As you sip on a glass of local wine, marvel as the sun sets over the reserve.
Immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of Amakhala Game Reserve, a privately owned reserve in South Africa's Eastern Cape province. Here, you'll have the incredible opportunity to spot the magnificent "Big Five" - lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, and leopard. But that's not all! Prepare to encounter cheetah, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, and many antelope and plains game species.
With its diverse landscapes, the Amakhala Game Reserve showcases five of South Africa's seven biomes, from enchanting bushveld to sprawling savannah. And when you're ready for a change of pace, indulge in a leisurely boat cruise along the Bushman's River, allowing yourself to unwind and soak in the tranquillity.
Amakhala and Shamwari Game Reserves, separated only by the N2 national road, form a remarkable part of the country. Get ready to be captivated by the wonders that await you here!
Rooms And Suites
Each suite boasts a private viewing deck, ensuring seclusion and intimacy. Unwind in your private plunge pool, soak in the romantic ambience of an atmospheric fireplace, and indulge in alfresco double showers.
Additional features include:
- Deep free-standing baths.
- Romantic outdoor showers.
- A complimentary mini-bar.
- King-size beds.
- A cosy sitting area.
- A ceiling fan.
- Air conditioning.
Outside, you can relax in the sitting area and take a refreshing dip in the plunge pool.
Cuisine And Wine
Indulge in a tantalizing culinary experience that delights your taste buds and ignites a desire to immerse yourself in authentic African culture. Dedicated local staff are more than willing to cater to your every need, ensuring a truly memorable experience.
An extensive wine list showcases South Africa's top vineyards, specially curated to pair harmoniously with all the culinary offerings. Whether you prefer a rich red, a crisp white, or a refreshing rosé, knowledgeable staff are at hand to guide you in your selection.
The central guest area of Amakhala Bush Lodge offers a truly lavish dining experience, with exquisite lounge areas and a spacious viewing deck that showcases breathtaking panoramas of game-filled plains.
As the sun sets, guests gather by the crackling outdoor fireplace, mesmerized by the untouched African starlit sky. Bush Lodge serves as the gateway to the Amakhala Private Game Reserve, where guests can immerse themselves in the ultimate comfort and sophistication of the tented accommodations.
Embark on a thrilling journey at the Amakhala Game Reserve! The per-night rates include captivating morning and afternoon game drives guided by experienced professionals in 4x4 safari vehicles.
But that's not all! Discover a range of other exciting activities within the reserve, including family safaris, boat safaris, night drives, star gazing, birding, bush walks, archery, fishing, and even exploring the fascinating historical sites surrounding Amakhala Bush Lodge.
At Amakhala Bush Lodge, families are greeted with warmth and embraced with tailored amenities for children. From professional babysitting services to exciting kiddies programmes and specially crafted child-friendly menus, the team at Bush Lodge will go the extra mile to create a delightful safari experience for young guests.
Amakhala Bush Lodge offers an awe-inspiring, unforgettable safari experience with a perfect blend of adventure, relaxation, and luxury. The combination of thrilling wildlife encounters, stunning views, lavish accommodations, delectable cuisine, and a host of amenities ensures that every moment spent here is filled with wonder and enchantment. Whether you are seeking a family vacation, a romantic getaway, or an adventure-filled journey, Amakhala Bush Lodge caters to all, promising to make your visit a memorable one.
Rates from R6 750.00 per person
- Amakhala Bush Lodge rates
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Selected house beverages
- 2 game drive activities
- Premium branded beverages
- Telephone calls
- Items of personal nature