Shamwari Game Reserve, Port Elizabeth

4.9
#2 of 23 in Wildlife in Port Elizabeth
Shamwari Game Reserve encompasses over 25,000 hectares (61,776 acres) of pristine nature, populated by big cats like lions and leopards. The reserve focuses on rehabilitating the area's diverse ecosystems and reversing the negative effects of intensive farming. Activities include safari rides and tours catering to amateur and professional photographers. Visitors wishing to extend their stay can book into one of the reserve's lodges, or pitch a tent at the onsite camp. Only overnight guests of the lodge can visit the reserve. Please check website for more information. Work out when and for how long to visit Shamwari Game Reserve and other Port Elizabeth attractions using our handy Port Elizabeth trip maker tool .
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  • There is little to say other than we saw the great 5 and our ranger was wonderful. The lodge was our of this world with food to die for. The whole day started at 05:30 and went through until 21:30...  more »
  • As second time visitors to Shamwari we were very much looking forward to our time at Shamwari and in the most part it reached our lofty expectations. The staff are all friendly we stayed in the...  more »
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  • This is the best reserve. They have various properties to suite any option from honeymoon lodges all the way up to child friendly lodges. Fell inlove with the reserve and will definitely be back soon.
  • Absolutely amazing food! More food and drink then you can imagine. Eagle's Crag was one of the best game experience's I've ever had. Amazing service from the Rangers and the waiters. Great wildlife too! I managed to see a lion kill from start to finish. Highly recommended!
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