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Shamwari Game Reserve Lodges

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Reviewed 12 November 2014

The Shamwari game reserve, tucked deep in the South African bush, undoubtedly has the most beautiful and awe-inspiring scenery and landscape I have seen in a very long time. It is malaria-free all year round, and is a 5-hour car ride from Cape Town. I...More

4  Thank hpachachi
Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

This was our first time but certainly won't be our last! The reserve itself is exceptional for many reasons, one of which being the diversity of its terrain and landscapes, from plains to mountain and forests, making each drive very different. We stayed at Eagles...More

3  Thank Rach1310
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We stayed at Long Lee Manor, from start to finish the standards were excellent, the rooms had everything and were clean and comfortable, what a shame we did not have time to enjoy them more, the safaris were superb the guides/trackers were very experienced and...More

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Response from Karen P, Manager at Shamwari Game Reserve LodgesResponded 10 November 2014

Thank you for your great review on TripAdvisor, it is always so nice to have positive feedback from our valued guests. Regarding your comments on our Gym and Steam Room. The Gym is equipped with a running machine, an exercise bike, a spinning bike, a...More

Reviewed 31 October 2014

We stayed at the Riverdene Lodge recently at Shamwari . This is a managed game reserve in which, under the expert eye of JJ, we saw a vast number of birds and animals in only three days. This included visits to both Born Free and...More

1  Thank Rae969
Reviewed 30 October 2014

we stayed at riverdene lodge with our 2 daughters (9 & 5) for 2 nights and had a fantastic time. Game drives were at 6am and 4pm and our ranger Mtombekho was absolutely great with the girls and us as well - very knowledgeable and...More

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lilybroom
22 January 2018|
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Hi Lily, Thank you for your question and concern. We are fortunate enough to have the Bushman's river running through our reserve, so the animals still have a water supply. With sporadic rainfall, there is still food for... More
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Maaike L
23 August 2017|
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Dear Maaike, Thank you for your enquiry and interest shown in Shamwari Game Reserve. That's wonderful news! We would suggest our family lodge, Riverdene Family Lodge as it is ideal for families. Unfortunately, Shamwari... More
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