Kariega Game Reserve - Ukhozi Lodge


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Family owned and operated, Kariega stretches across 10,000 hectares of pristine African wilderness in the picturesque Kariega and Bushmans River Valleys. Each day, join a skilled ranger for close up game viewing of the Big Five as well as a multitude of other wildlife, a stunning array of fauna, flora and abundant birdlife.  Guests also have the option to join a guided bush walk for the chance to stroll amongst more than 25 species of game and birds. River cruises are also on offer, or you can take one of the canoes for a leisurely paddle down the rivers and watch in blissful silence as the river birds and animals go about their daily business. Four unique lodges, differing in price and luxury, combined with excellent facilities and breathtaking vistas over the hills, valleys and rivers below, ensures Kariega Game Reserve is the perfect destination for a spectacular wildlife experience. River Lodge is one-of-a-kind and offers the most discerning of guests luxurious peace and tranquillity. Inside the lodge guests can find a quiet spot in one of the lounges, page through a book in the library, relax at the pool or take in the view from the magnificent deck which overhangs the Bushmans River.


  • 10 luxury suites
  • indoor/outdoor dining
  • lounge
  • swimming pool
  • canoeing
  • river fishing
  • guided bush walks
  • river cruises
  • wellness centre


In thatched suites with ornate bath and separate shower, mini bar, safe and private deck.


Breakfast, lunch, dinner and selected local beverages.


1½ hours from Port Elizabeth airport


A conservation & community levy of R150 per adult per night payable locally.

from £249 per person per night
  • All Inclusive

Premier offers for Kariega Game Reserve - Ukhozi Lodge

Premier Plus

15% Room discount

01 May-31 Jul 22 if you stay at least 3 nights.

FREE mini bar


Receive a bottle of sparkling wine and if you stay 3 nights receive a free spa treatment up to R500 per person.

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