Highlights of Kariega River Lodge
- Kariega offers malaria-free Big Five game-viewing in the Eastern Cape
- Diverse range of other activities – bush walks, river cruises, canoeing
- Overhangs the river with great river and bush views
- Intimate exclusive lodge with five star attention to detail and service
- Sandy beaches of Kenton on Sea only a 30 minute river cruise away!
Covering 10,000ha of beautiful and diverse bushveld, Kariega Game Reserve offers abundant game including lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, hippo, hyena, giraffe, zebra and numerous antelope species. The birdlife along the river banks is excellent with martial and crowned eagles often soaring above you and the plantiff cry of the fish eagle often heard.
Kariega River Lodge is Kariega’s superior four star game lodge with a stunning riverside setting. Perched on the banks of the Bushmans River, it offers spectacular river views from its ten well-appointed, spacious thatched suites.
The main lodge has a homely ambience with a large deck which overhangs the river. It’s offers a warm, friendly ambience with plenty of places to relax in privacy from the riverside deck, the lap pool, lounge, upstairs reading deck and upstairs TV area. Each air-conditioned suite has river views with spacious en suite bathroom with bath and shower as well as ceiling fan, satellite TV and minibar.
Activities at Kariega
Kariega River Lodge offers a particularly good range of activities. As well as morning and afternoon open vehicle game drives, they offer river cruises on their African Queen boat, beach visits by boat to Kenton on sea, great fly-fishing from the deck, canoeing from the lodge jetty, bush walks, and a range of combinations such as a river cruise followed by a game drive. Or you can simply relax by the pool and do absolutely nothing…
Indeed if you like the idea of combining a safari with some relaxation on the beach, it doesn’t get much easier than from Kariega River Lodge!