Shamwari Private Game Reserve - Bayethe


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One of the most famous game reserves in South Africa, Shamwari sits in 25,000 hectares of magnificent bush land just a short drive from Port Elizabeth. Home to the world renowned Born Free Foundation, this private reserve offers breathtaking scenery and spectacular big five game viewing. There are four accommodation options, each of which is unique and offers different benefits to families, couples and small groups alike. Ideal for a truly luxurious and authentic game experience. Bayethe Lodge offers guests the opportuity to immerse themselves in utter tranquillity, surrounded by the rich vegetation of the unique location. This tented paradise provides privacy and a feeling of seclusion with spectacular views of the African bush.


  • 12 private luxury tents
  • dining facilities
  • lounge
  • swimming pool
  • spa
  • Born Free Foundation
  • rehabilitation centre


In luxury tents with air-conditioning, bath and outdoor shower, mini bar, safe, private plunge pool and viewing deck.


Breakfast, lunch, dinner and a selection of local beverages.


45 minutes from Port Elizabeth airport


A conservation levy of R100 per person per night applies.

from £399 per person per night
  • All Inclusive

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