The Amakhala Safari Lodge, Patterson has a great reputation for safari viewing, including the Big 5, and guests enjoy a wonderful experience at the lodge, with spacious and comfortable accommodation, warm hospitality and delicious meals that are included in the rate.
The chalets have air-conditioned rooms and offer all the comforts of a luxury lodge with views of the waterhole. The lodge is located alongside the famous Addo Park in the Eastern Cape, a short and scenic 45-minute drive from Port Elizabeth airport.
Amakhala staff will make you feel at home, Indulge in sheer relaxation as you unwind next to the pool overlooking the lush African bushveld before we usher you away on an exciting safari An exclusive boat cruise through the majestic river will leave you in awe of our magnificent scenery.
The Amakhala reserve is stocked with a great variety of wildlife including elephants, giraffes, Rhinos, Lions, Leopard, Buffalo, Wildebeest, Zebra and many other species. Guided day and night time safari tours are available. The lodge, with unique safari suites, sleeps 24 people and is a completely separate lounge area. Large beds draped with mosquito nets, sparkling wine on ice alongside a double bath filled with aromatherapy scented bubbles make this a favourite for honeymooners and the romantic at heart.
The Amakhala landscape and elements of African tribal design influenced owners and artists, Mike and Justine Weeks in their endeavour to achieve a holistic safari experience. Their love of art and meticulous attention to detail is reflected in the beautiful African beadworks and handcrafted designs that are evident throughout this prestigious lodge.