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Kariega is a family-owned and operated Big 5 private safari reserve.
Incorporates 10,000 hectares of pristine African wilderness.
We offer our guests the possibility to relax and also to experience the african atmosphere. Enjoy the ambience in our wonderful lodges, either along the river or in the heart of the bush.
Kariega Main Lodge, is ideal for groups and family. Well sorted also for young kids. All wooden-chalets offer aircon, own bathroom and big wooden deck. All offer a big living area.
Ukhozi Lodge - 10 luxury suites with a private plunge pool and deck offering panoramic views of the valley. Each suite enjoys a spacious en-suite bathroom and is fully air-conditioned.
River Lodge - Nestled on the banks of the Bushmans River, this thatched lodge is unique in that it connects a Big 5 game reserve to the sea. Our optional daily boat cruises ferry our guests through the quaint village of Kenton-on-Sea to its picturesque and user friendly beaches
Settlers Drift - 9 spacious tented suites (110m²) – each with an opulent bedroom and living area, full bathroom, indoor/outdoor shower, mini-bar and private viewing deck.
Safari Lodge Facilities: Restaurant, bar, wine cellar, spacious decks, pool, boma, curio shop, library and spa treatments.
Main Lodge Gate
33°34´47" S - 26°36`13" E
Travel the N2 from Cape Town along the Garden Route towards Grahamstown, and choose one of two alternative routes:
The coastal route on the R72, via Alexandria to Kenton-on-Sea, where you turn inland and proceed 14 km on the R343.
Proceed on the N2 towards Grahamstown for about 110km and turn right before reaching Grahamstown onto the tarred road (R343)to Kenton-on-Sea for a distance of 32km.