Kariega River Lodge

Overview

Kariega River Lodge is a luxurious thatched-roof lodge on the shores of the Bushman’s River in the Kariega Nature Reserve on the Eastern Cape. This relaxing and private lodge offers spectacular views of the river and offers fine dining, first-class comfort and a true safari experience in a malaria-free area.

Kariega is rich in wildlife, and the lodge offers early morning and afternoon / early safaris and river cruises with experienced guides. It is a Big five country, and the reserve has a large list of birds and many other classic African mammals. Kariega River Lodge also offers many hiking trails, mountain bike tours and canoe rides on the river. It is a 15-minute drive from the coast and from Kenton-on-Sea, where you can drive on a white sandy beach.

Highlights

  • Safari lodge in a malaria-free private reserve
  • Classic Big 5 game viewing & great birding
  • A short drive or boat ride to the beach
  • River fishing, canoe safaris & river cruises
  • Friendly staff & a welcoming atmosphere

More Information

Location

South Africa, Eastern Cape, Eastern Cape Safaris

Type of Accommodation

Lodge

Comfort Level

Comfortable

Facilities

Kariega River Lodge is very open and spacious with a dining room connected to a lounge, a bar and a quiet library upstairs. The large terrace overlooks the sweeping Bushman’s River as does the swimming Pool.

General Facilities

  • Computer facilities
  • Library
  • Restaurant

Dining

With coffee and pastries, you can continue the day before your return for a rich cooked breakfast. Three-course lunches and dinners are accompanied by an excellent selection of South African wines on the terrace, which overlooks the river or in the thatched-roof dining room.

Rooms

Luxury Suite

Kariega River Lodge offers luxurious thatched-roof suites. Each one is simply elegantly decorated with warm colors and plots and opens onto a private patio. The bathroom has a separate and spacious shower and a self-supporting bathtub with natural and copper surfaces.

Room Amenities

Luxury Suite AMENITIES

  • Air conditioning

Other Room Types

The Elephant, Giraffe, and Buffalo suites are ideal for a family or group of friends traveling together, as well as a private lounge and a one-way pool.

Activities

  • Beach activities
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical tours
  • River cruises
  • Guided walking safaris
  • Boat excursions
  • Game drives

Tour Rates

Dates Board Basis Rates From
01 Jan 2019 - 10 Jan 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R6800
Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R10200
11 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R6550
Luxury Suite- Single guest R9825
01 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R7200
Luxury Suite- Single guest R10800
01 Mar 2019- 30 Apr 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R6550
Luxury Suite- Single guest R9825
01 May 2019 - 30 Sep 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R5150
Luxury Suite- Single guest R7725
01 Oct 2019 - 17 Dec 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R6550
Luxury Suite- Single guest R9825
18 Dec 2019 - 31 Dec 2019 Luxury Suite- Per person sharing R7200
Luxury Suite- Single guest R10800

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.