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Situated in the heart of the Garden Route, you will find a beautiful, natural landscape that plays host to free roaming Big 5 game and a Luxury Lodge.
Gondwana Private Game Reserve provides an authentic African Safari Experience close to Cape Town. Less than a four-hour drive from Cape Town International Airport, along South Africa’s scenic Garden Route, the 11,000-hectare (26,000 acre) Private Game Park offers a distinctive and luxurious malaria-free Safari Holiday destination with free-roaming Big 5 Safari Animals. Herds of wildlife including eland, giraffe, hippo, gemsbok, cheetah and zebra can be seen on the majestic landscape with awe-inspiring views of the Langeberg and Outeniqua Mountains in every direction. Indigenous Fynbos vegetation cloaks the undulating valleys, adding vivid colour and interest to a Big 5 Game Viewing and wilderness experience. This Exclusive Safari Park offers guests attentive service, fine African Cuisine, inspiring interiors, expert Game Rangers, and an array of activities including Big 5 Game Drives, Mountain Biking, Hikes, Africology Spa Treatments, and the popular Junior Ranger program.
Luxury Accommodation is offered in Kwena Lodge, a modern and luxurious twist on the traditional Khoi-San dwelling. 14 open-plan suites are nestled into the breathtaking natural surroundings with 180-degree views, sky lights for star gazing, clay pot fireplaces and deep baths in which to relax upon returning from an evening game drive. Ideal family or group accommodation for Safari Holidays is provided in 12 spacious and luxurious bush villas (3- and 4-bedroom configurations), which are spread out for added privacy, each with spectacular, uninterrupted views from expansive wooden decks.
World-class tourist facilities and Garden Route attractions on Gondwana’s doorstep include Championship Golf Courses at Pinnacle Point, Pezula, Oubaai and Fancourt, great swimming and surfing beaches that offer a variety of activities, and the attractive coastal towns of Mossel Bay, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay that each offer unique cultural highlights and a range of things to do.
Knysna and Cape Town are regularly heralded as the Top Tourist Destinations in South Africa, by both International Travel Awards, and by visitors, through organizations such as TripAdvisor. Best Destinations in South Africa – TripAdvisor
This Western Cape Game Reserve is accessibly situated 25 minutes outside the charming coastal town of Mossel Bay and a scenic four-hour drive from Cape Town. George Airport is only a 45-minute drive from the game reserve (transfers provided) with daily flights from Johannesburg International Airport (JNB, O. R. Tambo) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT). As a Garden Route Game Reserve, Gondwana shares the region’s idyllic climate, second most moderate in the world, with average temperatures between 13°C / 55°F in June, and 19°C / 66°F in January, and is Malaria-free, offering exceptional year-round Game Viewing and a Luxury African Safari Experience.
Take an active role in Wildlife Conservation and enroll in the Eco Camp Program when you visit Gondwana Private Game Reserve. Throughout this 6-day program you will engage in activities vital to ensuring the welfare of the wildlife in the Park. In addition, you will receive instruction in conservation from our expert Game Rangers, and experience guided Big 5 Game Drives.
For a stress-relieving Getaway in one of the most beautiful settings in the world, visit Gondwana Game Reserve near Cape Town and immerse yourself in the wild beauty of the natural surroundings.