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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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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 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to see so many different animals in a morning...we came here 2 mornings and saw so much. Saw cheetah lions hippos elephants - fewbaby ones too.. lots of impala and other game...saw girafes hitting each other...great diversity

Thank Faye J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Please put this on your bucket list! Fantastic senior rancher Minos! Great enthusiasm and passion for thee jjob he does!

Thank betsy065
Reviewed 1 week ago

How do you write about one of the most amazing experiences that you've ever had? Weather - amazing, accommodation - amazing, food - amazing, service - amazing, Ranger - amazing, experience - amazing! Stayed at Long Lee manor, in one of the "chalets" which is...More

Thank IDect100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful tranquil location, surrounded by all of the animals you could wish to see. The rooms are delightful, enormous king size bed with oodles of pillows, dressing area, hugh bathroom with two sinks, bath, walk in shower and toilet. Outside is a...More

Thank VanninLady
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! An awesome safari experience. Mino our guide was very friendly, accommodating and knowledgeable. A friend called him the animal whisperer. 100% recommend Shamwari Game Reserve.

Thank Hayley K
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I have just returned from Sarili lodge and what a great place. I work in Luxury travel so I have high expectations. The food, service and suite was amazing, the views from Room 4&5 is definitely worth paying extra for. We had ranger Wesley who’s...More

Thank 1988claire
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Trip of a lifetime! Our safari trip to Shamwari Game Reserve was in September 2017 & was outstanding. We stayed at Eagles Crag Lodge which was beautiful & the chef was amazing. Our game ranger was Mino & in our opinion made the trip the...More

Thank dperryaustin
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Absolute bliss. You'll feel right at home in the bush. Professional and friendly service. Delicious food. Game drives are coordinated very well, by very well informed rangers giving the tour. The staff at Shamwari shows they have a passion for the bush, it's in habitants...More

Thank Cherene W
Reviewed 1 November 2017

My family and I recently went on safari in Shamwari and cannot say enough good things about the location, people and experience. We stayed at Eagles Crag Lodge (separate review to come since it was so amazing) and our guide was David Fraser. I'm sure...More

Thank Pdv2317
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Expensive but certainly worthwhile. The rangers are very knowledgeable and really care for the wildlife. Accommodation is excellent as is the food quality and variety. But the game watching is what you come for and we were certainly not disappointed. A MUST DO if within...More

Thank Sandy H
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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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vtango1
3 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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