Shamwari Riverdene Lodge

Shamwari Riverdene Lodge is an elegant family homestead in Shamwari Game Reserve offering exciting game viewing for all ages.


Elegant, colonial african experience. Riverdene Lodge sleeps a total of 18 guests. The colonial-style, Riverdene Lodge with nine inter-leading luxury rooms, rim flow pool, supervised playroom, spacious green lawns and jungle gym facility will ensure.

Description, Services & Facilities

Shamwari Riverdene Lodge Rhinos

The Shamwari Game Reserve boasts 25,000 hectares (61,000 acres) of malaria free, private game reserve situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. Situated along the Bushmans River, halfway between Port Elizabeth (45 minutes drive outside the city) and Grahamstown, a pleasant drive from Cape Town, it forms a natural extension to the famous Garden Route. Steeped in Settler history, and dating back to the time when a multitude of game roamed wild and free, the 25,000 hectare reserve boasts five eco-systems, thus enabling the support of many forms of plant, animal and bird life. Accommodation comprises of 7 Lodges dotted across the reserve, including the new Sarili Lodge.

Awards won by the Shamwari Game Reserve include: The Worlds Leading Safari and Game Reserve 2008 for the 11th consecutive year and 2008 the first world travel green award for the Worlds Leading Conservation Company.

  • Fine dining with tea breaks or relax at their bars.
  • Barbeque styled dinners are a popular choice. 

  • Facilities and services:
  • Game drives
  • Nature walks
  • Swimming pool
  • Gym facilities
  • Tennis courts
  • Wellness centre
  • On site shop with curios
  • Hotel Location


    All Rooms


  • A tastefully restored private lodge with 4 luxury twin rooms
  • Air-conditioning (hot & cold).
  • Satellite T.V.
  • International direct dial
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • Private verandah
  • Hairdryers
  • Private safe
  • Let us plan your perfect trip to Eastern Cape Game Reserves, call 0203 131 8384 to speak to one of our experts

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