Kwandwe Private Game Reserve

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The lodge is a member of the exclusive Relais & Chateaux portfolio. Kwandwe Private Game Reserve suites are large with lounges and verandahs invite for a most relaxing and enjoyable stay. The reserve has spacious accommodation is available in all of the lodges.

The reserve comprises five distinct habitats which are host to a remarkable array of wildlife. Professional rangers and trackers guide travellers through the bushveld where wildlife can be observed from a close distance. The Private Game Reserve near Grahamstown is situated on 23 100 hectares of the vast African wilderness. 

Kids have much to look forward to when visiting the reserve. Many exciting activities await which include exploring the wildlife, flora, and fauna of this malaria-free reserve. While searching for skulls, bones, and insects, children learn how to identify droppings as well as animal tracks.

Ensuring the best game viewing opportunities, the reserve comprises five distinct habitats which are host to a remarkable array of wildlife. Set in a beautiful location with amazing vistas of the Great Fish River, the Melton Manor is a sole-use safari villa with four ensuite bedrooms.

  • Fish River Camp is along the aloe-studded banks of the river, the suites at the River Lodge feature private pools and large decks with magnificent views of the wild yet gentle landscape. Beautiful thatched guest areas and extensive viewing decks overlook the river.
  • Melton is a contemporary frontier farmhouse with modern touches. The house is booked on a private basis and is perfect for family holidays or parties of friends. Four en-suite bedrooms are designed around the central courtyard with its large, inviting swimming pool. A private safari vehicle, which can be booked exclusively on request, comes complete with a tracker and ranger.
  • Upland Kwandwe is a gracious homestead is a beautifully restored country house comprising three spacious en-suite bedrooms with private terraces. This villa is available for sole use by guests. The Homestead features a swimming pool and gazebo, and guests enjoy their ranger, tracker, chef and open 4x4 safari vehicle.
  • Ecca camp is innovative, stylish and intimate, the magnificent lodge features just a few private suites with spacious living areas and en-suite bathrooms. The central guest areas include a spacious sitting room, dining room and bar area, communal kitchen, sparkling rim-flow lap pool and unique interpretive centre.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Terrace

Facilities Available at Kwandwe Private Game Reserve

  • Curio Shop
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool

More Information on Kwandwe Private Game Reserve

FAQs about Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Kwandwe Private Game Reserve are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Kwandwe Private Game Reserve located?
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve is located at the following location / address: Kwandwe Private Game Reserve, near the Addo National Park.