Bayethe Tented Lodge


Located in the malaria-free Game Reserve of ​​Shamwari, Bayethe Tented Lodge offers the upmost luxury residence in this award-winning private retreat.

The area is a natural extension of the famous Garden Route and hosts five of the seven habitats of the South African. This makes it an exceptionally diverse place for plantation and animals including the Big 5.

Go out on a safari with your personal ranger in day or night and discover the complex ecosystems of the region. Between your safari game drives, just sit back and relax in the luxurious lodge room or on the observation deck to watch the animals in their nearby waterhole. Y

ou can also reserve an energy rejuvenating body massage or beauty treatment at the Bayethe Bush Spa.


  • Set in the malaria-free Shamwari Game Reserve Private
  • Luxury tented accommodation
  • Home to 5 of South Africa’s 7 biomes
  • Wide range of birds & animals
  • Day & night Big 5 game drives
  • Massages & treatments at the Bayethe Bush Spa
  • Ideal for honeymooners & romantic getaways
  • Combines well with the Garden Route

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South Africa, Eastern Cape, Eastern Cape Safaris

Type of Accommodation

Tented Camp

Comfort Level



After having an exciting day of game viewing and safari, warm yourself up by the fireplace in the lodge’s double-volume lounge before heading to the viewing deck to watch the animals and their natural gazing at the waterhole.

You can also enjoy a regenerating spa treatment at the Bayethe Bush Spa or in the privacy of your room. You can also refresh yourself from the midday heat with a refreshing dip in your private pool or at the communal pool of the lodge.

Wi-Fi is also available in the main areas with a printer, which is available for customers who need it.

General Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Computer facilities
  • Wi-fi available
  • Beauty or wellness therapist


You can enjoy local and international dishes in the Bayethe’s indoor dining area, viewing deck or the outdoors, or outside by the fire in an open-air boma.


Superior Tent

Each tent of Bayethe Tented Lodge is appropriately situated alongside the riverbed and shaded by trees, offering unparalleled initiate privacy and comfort. Each tent is equipped with air conditioning and heating and has a private bathroom, a private pool and a viewing terrace.

Three luxurious tents have double beds while other tents have twin beds and six outdoor showering area.

Room Amenities

Superior Tent AMENITIES

  • En-suite bath only
  • Fireplace
  • Mini bar
  • Outdoor area
  • Outdoor shower
  • Private pool
  • Television


  • Day tours
  • Game drives
  • Guided walks
  • Bird watching
  • Specialist guides
  • Night drives

Tour Rates

DatesBoard BasisRates From
01 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018Full Board R9555
01 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018Full Board R8445

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.