Private Game Reserve

A Haven of Serenity and Natural Splendor!

Nestled in the pristine wilderness of South Africa, Shamwari Private Game Reserve offers an unparalleled safari experience that combines luxury, conservation, and remarkable wildlife encounters.

With a commitment to preserving the natural environment and enriching the lives of local communities, Shamwari sets the standard for sustainable ecotourism.

Discover a collection of exquisite lodges that blend seamlessly into the breathtaking landscapes of Shamwari Private Game Reserve. Each lodge is a sanctuary of elegance and comfort, meticulously designed to provide an intimate and exclusive retreat. From the contemporary African chic of Shamwari Lebombo Lodge to the classic safari charm of Shamwari Boulders Lodge, every lodge offers a harmonious blend of modern luxury and authentic wilderness.

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Experience the Best of Shamwari Private Game Reserve with our collection of Premium Accommodation
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Founders Lodge

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Sindile Premier Tent

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Eagles Crag Lodge

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Riverdene Family Lodge

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Sarili Lodge

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Long Lee Manor

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Bayethe Tented Lodge

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Prepare to be captivated by the abundant wildlife that roams freely in this pristine wilderness. Shamwari Private Game Reserve is renowned for its extraordinary Big Five sightings, providing you with unrivaled opportunities to witness lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards, and buffalos in their natural habitat. Led by expert guides, embark on exhilarating game drives and bush walks, immersing yourself in the wonders of the African bush. Watch in awe as a pride of lions laze in the sun, marvel at herds of elephants making their way to a waterhole, and track elusive leopards through the dense vegetation.

Beyond the Big Five, Shamwari Private Game Reserve offers a wealth of biodiversity to explore. Delve into the intricate details of the ecosystem during guided nature walks, where knowledgeable guides will reveal the hidden wonders of the flora and fauna. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the bush, gaining a deeper understanding of the delicate balance of nature and the importance of its preservation.

Shamwari’s commitment to conservation is unwavering. By choosing to stay at Shamwari Private Game Reserve, you actively contribute to their efforts in protecting wildlife and habitats. Through various initiatives, Shamwari is at the forefront of conservation projects, promoting sustainable practices and ensuring the long-term survival of the ecosystems that make this reserve so extraordinary.

Embark on an extraordinary safari adventure at Shamwari Private Game Reserve, where luxury and conservation go hand in hand. Whether you seek a romantic escape, a family retreat, or a transformative wildlife experience, Shamwari promises an unforgettable journey that will leave a lasting impression on your heart and soul.

Enjoy the Best of Both Worlds with Our Luxury Camps and Wildlife Tours in South Africa

We also offer a range of activities and excursions, including guided wildlife safaris, walking safaris, and boat cruises. So come and explore the beauty of South Africa with us, and experience the magic of the African wilderness in comfort and style!



During your trip, we’re available 24/7 to provide assistance and support. If any issues arise, we’re here to help, so you can focus on enjoying your trip to the fullest.


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Discover the Magic of the African Wilderness: Shamwari Private Game Reserve.

With 25,000 hectares of pristine wilderness, Shamwari offers an exclusive window into the untamed beauty of Africa, from its rugged landscapes to its captivating sunsets.