Shamwari Private Game Reserve - Riverdene

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One of South Africa’s most famous game reserves, 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. Each accommodation option is unique and offers different benefits to families, couples and small groups alike. Ideal for a truly luxurious and authentic game experience. Riverdene Lodge overlooks the widespread bushveld of the Eastern Cape and is perfect for families.


  • 9 rooms
  • dining facilities
  • lounge
  • swimming pool
  • Born Free Foundation
  • rehabilitation centre
  • children's adventure zone


In luxury rooms with bath/shower, microwave, safe and patio. Children must be over 4 years for game drives.


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


45 minutes from Port Elizabeth airport


Conservation levy of R150 per adult and children over 12 years per night applies.

from £555 per person per night
  • All Inclusive

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