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South Africa Holiday Safari Specials - Shamwari Private Game Reserve is a malaria free safari reserve situated at the end of the Garden Route, near Addo and Port Elizabeth.

Shamwari safari cheetah 
Long Stay Offer: Receive 10% discount when booking 3 consecutive nights at any luxury lodge or Receive 15% discount when booking 4 consecutive nights at any luxury lodge

Or:
Book sole use of any luxury lodge for 2 nights and receive 1 room free of charge.
 
Both offers are valid: 01 May – 31 October 2019 & 2020
 
Shamwari, meaning “my friend” in Shona, is the pinnacle of private game reserves and home to the coveted Big 5, stretching 25,000 hectares over a malaria free landscape, it offers an award-winning nature experience and is one of the largest private conservation initiatives in Southern Africa.

Shamwari Game Reserve incorporates six luxury lodges - each one unique with its own essence. Lodges are designed in harmony with their surroundings where guests can experience nature in sublime comfort. All lodges operate independently, each with a full staff compliment including its own management team, chef brigade, hosts and experienced field guides.
 
Child policy (at child friendly lodges):
Children 0 to 3 year are accommodated at no additional cost on a sharing basis only with an adult.
Persons under the age of 4 years are not permitted on game drives.
Long Lee Manor: 8+ years (Kids on Safari Program)
Sarili: All ages (Kids on Safari Program)
Riverdene: All ages (Kids on Safari Program)
Bayethe: 12+ years
Lobengula: 12+ years
Eagles Crag: 12+ years
 
Shamwari safari rhino
 

Shamwari Private Game Reserve is the ultimate luxury malaria-free big five African safari destination.


Long Lee Manor:
'Refined elegance from a bygone era'
 
Please note: Long Lee Manor will close on the 1st November 2018 to the end of November 2019, opening on the 1st December 2019. 
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 December 2019 – 31 March 2020 01 – 30 April 2020
Long Lee Manor Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
*Family Suite (1) (maximum of 4 adults & 2 children)
R50 000 per family suite R42 000 per family suite
Manor House Suite (2) R13 500 R17 550 R11 400 R14 820
Children from 4-11 years R6 750 N/A R5 700 N/A
Plains Rooms (11) R12 500 R16 250 R10 050  R13 065
Children from 4-11 years R6 250 N/A R5 025 N/A
Garden Rooms (4) R12 000 R15 600 R9 650 R12 545
Children from 4-11 years R6 000 N/A R4 825 N/A
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May - 31 August 2020 01 September - 31 October 2020 01 November 2020 - 31 March 2021 01 - 30 April 2021
Long Lee Manor Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
*Family Suite (1) (maximum of 4 adults & 2 children)
R36 120 per family suite R45 150 per family suite R53 750 per family suite R45 150 per family suite
Manor House Suite (2) R9 805 R12 745 R12 255 R15 930 R14 515 R18 870 R12 255 R15 930
Children from 4-11 years R4 905 N/A R6 130 N/A R7 260 N/A R6 130 N/A
Plains Rooms (11) R8 645 R11 240 R10 805 R14 045 R13 440 R17 470 R10 805  R14 045
Children from 4-11 years R4 325 N/A R5 405 N/A R6 720 N/A R5 405 N/A
Garden Rooms (4) R8 300 R10 790 R10 375 R13 490 R12 900 R16 770 R10 375 R13 490
Children from 4-11 years R4 150 N/A R5 190 N/A R6 450 N/A R5 190 N/A
 
Overlooking the magnificent plains of Shamwari you’ll find the exquisite Long Lee Manor. This newly redesigned lodge boasts Edwardian styled suites and a stupendous rim-flow pool. Long Lee Manor redefines elegance in nature. Guests can immerse themselves in nature whilst on safari at this spectacular lodge. The historical Manor House dating back to 1910, a Shamwari treasure, offers uncompromised luxury in an unprecedented setting.
 
The opulent Long Lee Manor has 17 rooms sleeping a maximum of 2 adults:
4 Garden Rooms with veranda (inter-leading)
11 Plains Rooms with veranda and outdoor shower (2 inter-leading of which one is equipped to accommodate a wheelchair)
2 Manor House Suites with balcony situated upstairs in the historic manor house
1 Family Suite with 2 bedrooms, a living room and private plunge pool sleeping a maximum of 4 adults and 2 children
 
The below image is of a former room at Long Lee Manor before the renovation - we will post new pics as soon as they are complete with the refurbishments.
Shamwari Long Lee Manor accommodation
Riverdene Family Lodge:
'A colonial African experience in an elegantly restored frontier homestead'
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May – 31 August 2019 01 September – 31 October 2019 01 November 2019 – 31 March 2020 01 – 30 April 2020
Riverdene Family Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Luxury Suite (9) R7 360 R9 570 R9 200 R11 962 R11 500 R14 950 R9 200  R11 962 
Children from 4-11 years R3 680 N/A R4 600 N/A  R5 750 N/A  R4 600   N/A
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May - 31 August 2020 01 September - 31 October 2020 01 November 2020 - 31 March 2021 01 - 30 April 2021
Riverdene Family Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Luxury Suite (9) R7 910 R10 285 R9 890 R12 855 R12 365 R16 075 R9 890 R12 855
Children from 4-11 years R3 955 N/A R4 945 N/A  R6 185 N/A  R4 945  N/A
 
The colonial-style, Riverdene Family Lodge with nine inter-leading luxury rooms, rim flow pool with shallow area for children, supervised playroom, spacious green lawns and jungle gym facility ensures you optimal comfort for an unforgettable family safari. Riverdene Lodge sleeps a total of 18 adults. Rooms are fully air-conditioned, all feature television, and small lounge area. As with all the lodges at Shamwari, guests receive personal attention from their assigned rangers for the duration of their stay. Shamwari kids on safari 
Lobengula Lodge: 'Tranquillity & Privacy'
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May – 31 August 2019 01 September – 31 October 2019 01 November 2019 – 31 March 2020 01 – 30 April 2020
Lobengula Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Junior Suite (6) R7 360 R9 570 R9 200 R11 962 R11 500 R14 950 R9 200 R11 962
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May - 31 August 2020 01 September - 31 October 2020 01 November 2020 - 31 March 2021 01 - 30 April 2021
Lobengula Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Junior Suite (6) R7 800 R10 140 R9 750 R12 675 R12 190 R15 845 R9 750 R12 675
 
Tucked away in the depths of the bushveld lies the tranquil Lobengula Lodge. This private lodge experience has been designed to resemble a traditional African kraal, boasting panoramic views of the mountains and valleys. Staying here means that you also have the option to book the whole lodge exclusively.
 
For a private and fulfilling experience that you and your party won’t forget, consider a retreat into nature. Book your two night stay at the luxurious Lobengula Lodge at Shamwari Game Reserve. 
 
This plush area of the game reserve boasts 6 suites, each of which can accommodate 2 adults in either twin or king sized beds.All 6 suites can sleep a maximum of 2 adults per suite.
1 Twin/King bedded Junior Suite with private plunge pool, lounge and fireplace
2 Twin/King bedded Junior Suites, each with private plunge pool
3 Twin/King bedded Junior Suites adjacent to the lodge pool area 
 
Shamwari Lobengula Lodge Suite
 
Sarili Lodge: With African travel becoming a family affair, Shamwari Game Reserve has another luxury lodge exclusively for families.
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May – 31 August 2019 01 September – 31 October 2019 01 November 2019 – 31 March 2020 01 – 30 April 2020
Sarili Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Luxury Courtyard room (2) R6 720 R8 735 R8 400 R10 922 R10 500 R13 649 R8 400  R10 922 
Children from 4-11 years R3 360 N/A R4 200 N/A  R5 250  N/A R4 200  N/A 
River Luxury (3) R7 170 R9 320 R8 960 R11 650 R11 200 R14 559 R8 960  R11 650 
Children from 4-11 years R3 585 N/A R4 480 N/A  R5 600 N/A  R4 480  N/A 
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May - 31 August 2020 01 September - 31 October 2020 01 November 2020 - 31 March 2021 01 - 30 April 2021
Sarili Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Luxury Courtyard room (2) R7 155 R9 300 R8 945 R11 630 R11 185 R14 540 R8 945 R11 630
Children from 4-11 years R3 580 N/A R4 475 N/A  R5 595  N/A R4 475 N/A 
River Luxury (3) R7 635 R9 925 R9 540 R12 400 R11 930 R15 510 R9 540 R12 400
Children from 4-11 years R3 820 N/A R4 770 N/A  R5 965 N/A  R4 770 N/A 
 
An environmentally friendly private African thatch designed villa with a spacious deck overlooking the Bushman’s River with expansive views of the plains, the lodge is positioned in the southern region of the Reserve. This lodge also offers supreme comfort, magnificent sunsets and a wildlife experience that you’ll never forget.

The lodge consists of five suites and can sleep a maximum of ten (10) guests. The lodge features a child friendly swimming pool, dining and lounge areas, courtyard barbeque area and special children’s menu. Child minders are available at an additional cost.

Shamwari offers a special “Kids on Safari” program where kids aged 4 and older have a chance of a lifetime to view the Big 5, view a special educational film and visit the Born Free Foundation and Shamwari Wildlife Rehabilitation Center.
 
Shamwari Sarili Lodge accommodation
 
Bayethe Lodge: 'The ultimate in luxury tented accommodation'
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May – 31 August 2019 01 September – 31 October 2019 01 November 2019* – 31 March 2020 01 – 30 April 2020
Bayethe Tented Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Superior Tent (12) R7 720 R10 035 R9 650 R12 545 R12 000 R15 600 R9 650 R12 545
*Bayethe Tented Lodge will be closed from 01 May 2019 to 30 June 2019 for upgrades and renovations.
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May - 31 August 2020 01 September - 31 October 2020 01 November 2020 - 31 March 2021 01 - 30 April 2021
Bayethe Tented Lodge Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Superior Tent (12) R8 220 R10 685 R10 275 R13 360 R12 780 R16 615 R10 275 R13 360
 
Bayethe Lodge offers the ultimate in luxury, tented accommodation. The 9 superior tents are camouflaged under trees allowing for ample privacy and unsurpassed comforts. Each tent is air-conditioned and heated and has an en-suite bathroom, shower, private plunge pool and viewing deck.The 3 premier tents at Bayethe Hills offer the additional luxuries of a fireplace, satellite TV, plunge pool and hammocks suspended out of the wooden decks. Early morning and evening game viewing drives in open safari vehicles as well as guided nature walks and bird watching are all part of this magnificent experience.  
 
Shamwari Bayethe Tented Lodge accommodation with private plunge pool
 
Eagles Crag Lodge: 'Exclusivity, privacy and serenity for the most discerning of travelers'
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May – 31 August 2019 01 September – 31 October 2019 01 November 2019 – 31 March 2020 01 – 30 April 2020
Eagles Crag Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Junior Suite (9) R9 300 R12 090 R11 400 R14 820 R13 500 R17 550 R11 400 R14 820
 
Normal (Standard nightly) Prices
01 May - 31 August 2020 01 September - 31 October 2020 01 November 2020 - 31 March 2021 01 - 30 April 2021
Eagles Crag Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single Per person sharing Single
Junior Suite (9) R10 000 R13 000 R12 255 R15 930 R14 515 R18 870 R12 255 R15 930
 
Shamwari's premier lodge, Eagles Crag, offers you ultimate luxury and privacy and breath-taking scenery.
Shamwari Eagles Crag Lodge comprises suites fashioned of glass and stone. Not only is the accommodation classically beautiful, but you’re also exposed to uninterrupted views of the surrounding rock faces where eagles soar.

Each of the nine superior rooms has been built to maximize the privacy of the guest in the most tranquil of settings. The en-suite suites boast a deck with a private pool, as well as, indoor and outdoor showers. Decorated in light and contemporary colors, with wall-to-wall glass doors on two sides, these suites provide stunning views of the surrounding cliffs.
 
The luxury spa offers a wide variety of personalized treatments. The upper floor dining room and lounge, and ground floor library, lounge and cocktail bar, all further compliment the guests "African bushveld experience".
 
Shamwari Eagles Crag accommodation
 
Above mentioned rates are inclusive of breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea, game drives, guided walks, selected local beverages (excluding French Champagne and other premium products), tea, coffee, water, tourism levy and 15% VAT. Persons under the age of 16 years are not permitted on any walking safaris.

 
Shamwari also makes a wonderful malaria-free wedding destination due to it's variety of accommodation on offer. Let us know if you would like us to send you more information - there is no charge to have your wedding here (if you require the services of the on-site wedding co-ordinator, they will just charge a 10% fee on services ordered).
 
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