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Shamwari Game Reserve

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Great lodging and game drives

We stayed at the Sarili Family lodge and it was wonderful. We had to book 3 rooms for the 6 of us... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
shamrockerin2
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Denver, Colorado
Amazing experience

Visited Long Lee Manor, most amazing guest experience, attentive and professional staff, great game... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fanie169
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Cape Town, South Africa
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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...more
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Shamwari Game Reserve | N2 between Port Elizabeth & Grahamstown, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the Sarili Family lodge and it was wonderful. We had to book 3 rooms for the 6 of us as they told us only 2 adults (over 12) per room, but when we arrived they offered to put extra beds in the...More

Thank shamrockerin2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Long Lee Manor, most amazing guest experience, attentive and professional staff, great game drives, great meals, satisfaction guaranteed! A must- do- it- again -soon- experience! Thanks for the privilege!

Thank fanie169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With FGASA qualified guides taking you to an awesome safari, the experience is just fabulous. Excellent biodiversity and game viewing.

Thank AfricaSafariIN
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The most memorable 2 weeks of my life. I recommend everyone to do. You will be out every day in safari vehicles monitoring animals elephants, predators, to name a few. Once a month night patrol you'll help hands on with maintenance of the reserve and...More

2  Thank Virginia W
Reviewed 16 May 2018

My husband and I stayed four nights at Shamwari Game Reserve earlier this month. Everything about this time was incredible - our Ranger, Mino, was a fund of knowledge, going out of his way to give us amazing experiences, and knowing just where to find...More

Thank 525Francesca
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Room was impressive - we had number 2 which was in the main house and had the balcony overlooking the reserve and waterhole :-) . Staff very efficient and courteous, so much so that at the end of the stay, when you realise that there...More

Thank Shaun99999
Reviewed 28 April 2018

A short safari at Shamwari was included as part of a bundle with a Regent Seven Seas cruise. Over three days and two nights we enjoyed four drives with our ranger, David Fraser. David was knowledgeable and thoughtful and made every effort to help us...More

Thank RogerC001
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The best experience once can get sightseeing the wildlife. You can possible see most of the animals here. Also, enjoy the breath taking scenic beauty of the nature. As you experience the reserve, you will feel like the nature has hugged you. Away from the...More

1  Thank Nelvis R
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We left the reserve a little over an hour ago and thought best to write this now before I forget some of the amazing things..... From the second you arrive and are welcomed into the lounge with a home made glass of lemonade I knew...More

3  Thank Jo S
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Our experience at Shamwari was truly beyond our expectations!! Our ranger was Leon and he was the BEST!!!! He was super friendly, extremely knowledgeable, and just overall fun to hang out with!! He continued to surprise us throughout the entire trip (just when we thought...More

2  Thank Missy S
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Djw34285
28 April 2018|
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Good Day, Thank you for your enquiry and interest shown in Shamwari Game Reserve. Long Lee Manor will be undergoing renovations from the 1st of November 2018 to the 1st of December 2019. You can also contact our... More
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JuleneThompson
17 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
17 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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