Inverdoorn Game Reserve and Iziba Safari Lodge
- Star Rating:
- Hotel Type:
- Leisure, Game Lodge
- Address: Inverdoorn Game Reserve
The Inverdoorn Game Reserve and Iziba Safari Lodge lies in the Ceres Karoo of South Africa's Western Cape province. Situated only two and a half hours away from Cape Town itself, this 'Big Five' game reserve stretches over 10 000 hectares making it the largest private wildlife reserve in this region.
Inverdoorn is home to an abundance of wildlife and offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy adventurous game drives while being accommodated in comfortable rooms and chalets. Furthermore, guests have the chance to learn about the rescue and rehabilitation of cheetahs.
The Lodge offers comfortable, four and five star safari accommodation for guests. Guests may choose to either stay in the luxurious Ambassador Suite which provide great views from the private roof terrace, especially suitable for romantic getaways and honeymoon couples.
The Luxury Chalets offer communal roof terraces from where the night skies can be admired with its amazing canopy of stars. The reserve's four-star Chalets offer comfort and ease providing views of Inverdoorn's succulent garden. Ideal for families traveling with children as well as larger groups, the Guest Houses provide well appointed accommodation at great value.
- Ambassador Suites
- Luxury Chalets
- Guest Houses.
Meals are served at various dining venues which include the outdoor braai area which makes for a fantastic dining experience. The outdoor swimming pool is inviting to both younger and older guests who wish to refresh during the warm afternoons.
- Outdoor swimming pool
- Braai (barbecue) area
- Dining area
- Two bars
- TV lounge
- Curio shop.
Many thrilling activities for the younger and older guests awaits at this game reserve. Game drives are a not to be missed activity where close encounters with animals make for an unforgettable safari experience. Stars can be best admired from here where the skies are very clear.
- Game drives
- Bird watching
- Walking safaris
- Star gazing
- Relaxing in the cactus garden
- Shopping at the gift shop
- Cheetah interactions
Safaris & Wildlife
From the elevated safari vehicle as well as from the lookout point which is situated within the reserve, safari enthusiasts enjoy magnificent views of the magnificent vastness and the solitude of the Karoo. The lodge's game ranges share their knowledge about wildlife and add storytelling to the safari experience with anecdotes of animals, facts about wildlife and the dangers facing many species nowadays.
Driving over the winding tracks on the reserve, guests encounter animals which make their way through the succulent floral diversity which is unique to South Africa's Karoo. Amongst others, one has a chance to find antelope such as eland, kudu, impala, gemsbok and springbok. Zebras as well as giraffes are wonderful to watch while the power of the buffalo and the beauty of the Cape Barbary lion are incredible to witness.
Some of the wildlife in the reserve:
- Cape Barbary lion.
All children are welcome at Inverdoorn, but unfortunately no children under
the age of 4 are allowed on the safaris.
R50.00 per hour - on request at the reserve
Children 3 - 11 pay only 50%
Children under 3 are free of charge.
The Anga Lodge and Inverdoorn Game Reserve offers luxurious accommodation. The Ambassador Suite offers the ultimate in opulence and the rate includes a private game drive. The Ambassador suite also allows guests the unique experience of an interaction with the lodge's tame cheetahs.
Ambassador Suite features:
Single Room: R5370.00
Double Room: R8790.00
Four luxury chalets are available at Inverdoorn Game Lodge. These five star chalets feature roof terraces with incredible, panoramic views. The chalets are equipped with air-conditioning, a fireplace, an honesty bar, safe and wireless internet. Guests staying at these 5-star chalets allow guests the opportunity to get up close and personal with the tame cheetahs on the reserve.
Single Room: R4280.00
Double Room: R7030.00
Seven four-star bungalows are available for guests at Inverdoorn.
- Honesty bar
- Wireless internet
Single Room: R3270.00
Double Room: R5270.00
Activities / Sports and Leisure
Guests can experience the animals close up on guided walks or three hour game drives. Inverdoorn Game Lodge also runs a cheetah rehabilitation program which overnight visitors can visit.
Conferences and Events
Inverdoorn Game Reserve and Iziba Safari Lodge Specials & Packages
Directions from Cape Town International Airport
1. Head southeast
2. Keep left at the fork
3. Turn left toward Michigan St
4. Take the 1st right onto Michigan St
5. Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd
6. Merge onto Settlers Wy/N2 via the ramp to Somerset
7. Take exit 22A toward R300/Bellville
8. Merge onto Kuils River Rd/R300
9. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for N1/Paarl/Worcester and merge onto N1
10. Take exit 47 for R44 toward Stellenbosch/R101/Klapmuts/Wellington
11. Turn left onto R44
12. Turn left onto Stokery Rd/R44
13. Turn right onto Hoofweg
14. Turn left onto Kerk St
15. Continue onto R301
16. Continue straight onto R43
17. Turn right onto Ceres Rd