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Reviewed 5 February 2015

Recently satisfied a lifetimes ambition to go on safari. Shamwari was just fantastic and far exceeded our expectations. We stayed in Eagles Crag which is beautiful. Our suite was magnificent. The ranger, Mino, was terrific,very informative and found us loads of animals. All in all...More

1  Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Just returned from 3 days 2 nights and 4 truly amazing game drives at Eagles Crag. From the first minute we arrived to the very last on leaving the experience was incredible. Initial greeting was welcoming and set the tone for our visit. We arrived...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We stayed at the riverdene lodge for one night. We were really pleased to see all the animals we were most interested in seeing over just two drives; lion, cheetahs, hippos, elephants, giraffes, etc. our room was gorgeous and the pool, food etc were lovely....More

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Reviewed 28 January 2015

Shamwari explorer camp not readily advertised on Trip Advisor is easily one of their best experiences. Proper camping with a touch of luxury. Don't expect 5 star tents with carpets and chandeliers, you will get 2 comfy camp beds and room for 2 days worth...More

4  Thank gst1
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

We was blown away when we arrived at our lodge Eagles Crag. The room is so spacious and beautifully equipped: beautiful large four poster bed, bi folding floor to ceiling doors which lead out to a private decking area with a plunge pool and even...More

1  Thank Debbie M
Response from Karen P, Manager at Shamwari Game Reserve LodgesResponded 17 March 2015

Dear Peter C, Thank you for your recent review regarding your stay at Shamwari Game Reserve. We were sorry to read about the negative experience you had during your stay with us at Sarili Villa. I have already been investigating your concerns, as we had...More

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USD 788 - USD 1,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 788 - USD 1,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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tricia365
4 March 2018|
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Response from SGR_socialmedia | Property representative |
Dear Tricia, Thank you for your enquiry and interest shown in Shamwari Game Reserve. As mentioned, Shamwari Game Reserve is a mere 45 minute drive from Port Elizabeth International airport. Cape Town is situated 9 hours... More
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mcintal1685
22 February 2018|
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Response from CHRISTINE M | Reviewed this property |
We did all our tipping at the end they give you an envelope we were two couples our Ranger was superb we gave him a £100 per couple.
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Lily B
22 January 2018|
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Hi Lily, Thank you for your question and concern. We are fortunate enough to have the Bushman's river running through our reserve, so the animals still have a water supply. With sporadic rainfall, there is still food for... More
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