Set on 11,000 hectares of dramatic terrain, Gondwana Game Reserve holds the distinction of being the only Fynbos reserve in the world with free roaming big five game as well as endangered species like the Cape Mountain Zebra, Black Rhinoceros and Black Harrier among many others. Its breathtaking beauty will soothe and delight you with its endless mountain views and green rolling hills blanketed in colourful Fynbos. The reserve is accessibly located in the Garden Route just 4 hours drive from Cape Town and 45 minutes from George Airport.
Activities in the malaria free game reserve include game drives with expert field guides in open game viewing vehicles as well as horse-back safaris, bush picnics, fishing, hiking, mountain biking and bird watching in the reserves 1000 hectare protected area. Children are encouraged to join the Junior Rangers program while parents enjoy some quiet time or indulge with a spa treatment.
Gondwana Game Reserve offers a diverse selection of luxury safari lodge accommodation from romantic private suites to exclusive use villas perfect for families all ideally situated to take in the spectacular landscape of the Garden Route. The resort accommodation provides a wonderful all around nature experience for those seeking an alternative to Mossel Bay accommodation or Garden Route accommodation.
Kwena Lodge offers world-class game reserve accommodation with a modern and luxurious twist on the traditional Khoi-San dwelling augmented with all the luxuries of a modern hotel. Each open plan Kwena Room is designed to make the most of the beauty of its surroundings with 180-degree views and skylights for star gazing. At night, keep warm next to the clay pot fireplace and laze in a deep bath upon arrival from an evening game drive.
The luxury lodge accommodation facilities include a large pool, a chic open-plan lounge and bar, a spa and reception area with curio shop. Gourmet meals are offered in an elegant and intimate dining room set around open fireplaces, the outdoor boma or private outdoor dining spots.
Gondwanas luxury private bush villas are the ultimate alternative to a Five Star hotel offering complete privacy and awe inspiring views. These luxury self catering bush villas are ideal for families and groups of friends who want longer stays and the flexibility to enjoy the surrounding Garden Route and its top golf courses and beaches using Gondwana as a base. All private villas are situated within a large, safe area which is fenced for freedom of movement and inhabited with plains game.
Gondwana is one of the only private game lodges which offers good value and luxurious bush villa accommodation convenient for families and groups of friends.