Kwantu Private Game Reserve

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The Kwantu Private Game Reserve is about 85km away from Port Elizabeth in the beautiful Eastern Cape province of South Africa. This 6010-hectare excellent safari destination is easily accessible from the N2 highway towards Grahamstown.

Various accommodation choices are available for travellers which include the spacious rooms at the Luxury Lodge, the exclusive suites at the Pollards Boutique Hotel and these of Lion's View Villa. Unforgettable Elephant back rides, adventurous Walking, safaris as well as thrilling safari drives make for a memorable safari experience. A wide choice of relaxing and heart beating leisure activities are on offer for adults and children. Please be advised that Kwantu “the place of gathering,” is an alcohol-free environment.

The various accommodation choices for guests include the Luxury Lodges, the Pollards Inn Hotel as well as Lion's View Villas. These accommodation options are in proximity to each other.

Accommodation options:

  • Luxury Bush Lodge
  • Pollards Inn Hotel
  • Lion's View.

Luxury Lodges

The Kwantu Lodge features five Luxury Lodges each of which features a double bed as well as a sleeper couch making it an ideal room type for families travelling with children.

Pollards Inn Hotel

Six Superior Rooms are available at the Pollards Boutique Hotel, which offers one extra length king bed and a sleeper couch. Additionally, six superior family rooms each provides two queen size beds and a sleeper couch. Two Standard Rooms with separate twin beds are also on offer at Pollards.

Lion's View Villas

The reserve's Lion's View Villas provide twelve twin / double rooms which are well appointed making a comfortable place for relaxation.


There are many exciting events available at Kwantu, which include the exciting safaris through the Big Five game reserve, walking safaris and bird watching. Relaxing spa treatments can be enjoyed in the most natural surroundings.

Tennis courts and a cricket field invite for some fun exercise. A visit to the reserve's Kwantu Elephant Sanctuary, the Education and Rehabilitation Center as well as the Reptile Center are well worth a visit.


  • Safari drives
  • Walking safaris
  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Spa treatments
  • Tennis and cricket
  • Kwantu Elephant Sanctuary
  • Education and Rehabilitation Center
  • Kwantu Reptile Center.


  • Three swimming pools (including a kids pool)
  • Conference facilities (maximum of 300 guests)
  • Heritage tours and sites in the reserve
  • The living historical village of Sidbury (Kwantu Village) on the reserve
  • Dining venues (Afro-Asian cuisine)
  • Museum
  • Entertainment Lounge (pool table, table tennis, darts, big screen TV)
  • Cricket field
  • Tennis courts
  • Touch farm for children
  • Herb garden (organic herbs)
  • Kwantu Elephant Sanctuary
  • Predator educational and rehabilitation centre (Bengal tigers, wild dogs, while lions).


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • TV
  • Underfloor Heating

Facilities Available at Kwantu Private Game Reserve

  • Business Centre
  • Curio Shop
  • Garden
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Viewing deck

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