Situated in the Greater Addo and Frontier Country area of the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa is the malaria-free Amakhala Game Reserve – a mere 50 minute drive north-east of Port Elizabeth’s national airport. A Amakhala Game Reserve safari provides a authentic Big 5 African safari experience.
African tribal-style safari accommodation with all the comforts of a luxury retreat. The Safari Lodge sleeps 24 people in 11 luxury suites complete with private plunge pools and separate lounge areas. Large beds draped with mosquito nets, sparkling wine on ice alongside a double bath filled with aromatherapy scented bubbles make this a favourite for honeymooners and the romantic at heart.
The lodge facilities include a dining area, outdoor campfire, swimming pool, in-room massages (on request), garden and sun terrace. The lodge also provides complimentary Wi-Fi in the guest areas.
Amakhala Game Reserve teems with wildlife which includes lion, herds of elephant, buffalo and giraffe; cheetah and rhino to name only a few. Amakhala Game Reserve is also home to substantial herds of plains game species including zebra and black wildebeest. Bird watching in the reserve is exceptional with over 250 species recorded. Activities offered at the lodge include morning and afternoon/evening open vehicle games drives, river cruises, bird watching, horse trails and nature walks.
Amakhala Safari Lodge is ideal for solo explorers, couples and families looking for an intimate safari experience.