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Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve Safari Lodge

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Schafli Road Kwelera, East London 5259 South Africa
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Inkwenkwezi is situated in the malaria free Eastern Cape of South Africa. The reserve is situated within an area of one hundred square kilometres encompassing five different biomes (vegetation types) which offer varied game viewing. It is one of the few reserves with a tidal estuary. The reserve has the big five and a variety of antelope as well as giraffe, zebra & other predators. The reserve is five minutes from magnificent beaches and a 40 minute drive from a national airport. Driving to Inkwenkwezi is a pleasure as the roads are tarred right to the entrance ACCOMMODATION BUSH CAMP The Bush Camp offers accommodation for twelve guests in six en-suite safari tents. All tents have electric lights, twin beds with Cloud 9 mattresses, slatted headboards, bedside tables and bedside lamps, bedside mats, telephones, chest of drawers. The en-suite bathrooms feature a shower, (hot and cold water) which is crafted to resemble a cave and blends with the natural rock and bush of this area. From its hilltop site the camp overlooks a valley & each safari tent is positioned on a raised timber deck offering you your own private game viewing. On the elevated timber deck guest are able to relax on two easy chairs with a coffee table. VALLEY CAMP The Valley Camp offers twelve guests accommodation in six custom designed luxury tents with the emphasis on spaciousness and quality. The tents are positioned on individual timber decks and situated in a valley nestling amongst indigenous trees. The bathrooms are fitted with both a slipper bath and a four sided glass shower (hot and cold water) a vanity slab(drawers underneath) with a hand basin as well as a hanging area for clothing. All finishes are of a high quality. Tents are furnished with twin three quarter beds (one tent has a queen size bed) all with cloud 9 mattresses and Percale linen. Headboards are trimmed with brass and have bedside tables and lamps as well as a matching dresser, 2 leather easy chairs and a butlers tray. A bar fridge stocked with a variety of South African wine and malt as well as soft drinks. The partially covered outside deck is large and has 2 easy chairs with a coffee table. Guests at both the Valley Camp and the Bush Camp have tea and coffee making facilities with a variety of different teas. All tents have 3 roofs, the inside roof has ventilation flaps to control the temperature, the second roof is the water proofing and the outside roof is used for shade and helps moderate the temperature. All tents have insect mesh on all openings.
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bevanthony00 wrote a review Jun 2021
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From the minute we arrived we were welcomed by Johan such a humble guy who made us feel at home... The game drive and activities were amazing... The food was out of this world compliments to MA Priscilla... Kristy's energy was wow... Aj's service was also good and so soft spoken.... Yes we will definitely be back... Five star treatment indeec
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Date of stay: May 2021
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jgreyvenstein1 wrote a review May 2021
East London, South Africa1 contribution
One of the best experiences of my life, great food, friendly people, immaculate service and hospitality...definitely a place to add to your bucket list. Also if you are thinking about a venue for your wedding, I would highly recommend you choose Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve.
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Lynette H wrote a review Apr 2021
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My husband and I visited Inkwenkwezi for my birthday. The staff went out of their way to accommodate us. The food is superb, and the wildlife incredible. We had an amazing time. Willem went out of his way.
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Date of stay: April 2021
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Mihloti M wrote a review Apr 2021
Johannesburg, South Africa1 contribution
I could not have wished for a better place to celebrate life and love. The romantic setting in the tent kick started my vacation and the experiences are awesome. I have to definitely come back. Amazing hosts
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Date of stay: April 2021
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kerry793 wrote a review Apr 2021
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We enjoyed every minute of our stay! It was such a great 10 year anniversary celebration. The staff and our ranger, Willem, were so friendly and accommodating. The game drive was amazing and we got to see a lot of the wildlife and animals, while learning a thing or two. The food was delicious. We also loved doing the canoeing down the river. We had an all round amazing experience and will definitely be back.
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Date of stay: March 2021
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PRICE RANGE
US$69 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
inkwenkwezi private game reserve safari hotel east london
LOCATION
South AfricaEastern CapeEast London
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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