Kariega Main Lodge

Kariega Main Lodge: Information from the owner

All the information on this page is supplied to us directly from the lodge owner and reflects their view, not ours.
For Expert Africa's view, see our own report, which contains our own observations and views.

Type Safari Lodge
No. of rooms 21
Last updated 9-Oct-2013

Main description of Kariega Main Lodge

Main Lodge is the perfect destination for groups of friends and families seeking a special safari holiday of a life time. The Main Lodge balcony, bar and restaurant offer the very best views at Kariega, featuring magnificent panoramic vistas of green valleys and winding rivers.  The log chalets at Main Lodge are perched from a similar vantage point and share in these amazing views. 21 Beautifully appointed log chalets offer private bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms as well as the enjoyment of a spacious lounge and living area. Some cabins have their own pools. 

Main Lodge: Facilities

Property facilities Spa
Room facilities Air Conditioning, Deck, Disabled Rooms, En-Suite, Fan, Fireplace, Fridge, Heater, Lounge Area, Safe, Satellite Television, Shower, Tea / Coffee, Private Pool / Jacuzzi, Television
Available services Airport Shuttles, Babysitting Service, Credit Card
Activities on site (some activities may be seasonal) Big 5, Bird Watching, Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Kayaking, Walks, Beach, Boat Cruises, Bowls, Child Friendly Activities, Cycling, General Sightseeing, Golf, Health and Fitness Centre, Hiking, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Museums, Sky Diving, Tennis Court, Water Skiing

Room types at Main Lodge

Luxury rooms

Luxury rooms

Main Lodge is made up of 21 log chalets which range from 1 bedroom chalets to 4 bedroom chalets. Each spacious bedroom is air-conditioned with its own en-suite bathroom.

Units at Main Lodge

Main Lodge chalets

Main Lodge chalets

Main Lodge is made up of 21 log chalets which range from 1 bedroom chalets to 4 bedroom chalets. Each chalet is equipped with large private viewing decks (some with private pools) offering privacy and stunning views of the Kariega River valley. All the log chalets are air-conditioned, with en-suite bedrooms, fire place and satellite TV's.

Activities at Main Lodge

Canoeing

Canoeing

Try canoeing for a scenic exercise option, or opt for a leisurely paddle enjoying the sights and sounds of river life. A great activity for the whole family.

Fishing

Fishing

Home to two abundant rivers - The Kariega and Bushman's Rivers - Kariega is a great place for fishing.

Game Drives

Game Drives

The Kariega Game Reserve safari experience is centered around twice daily game drives. Guests will be delighted with close up viewing of a diversity of wild African game including lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, hippo, giraffe, zebra, a host of antelope species, and much more including a myriad of exquisite birdlife. Skilled and knowledgeable game rangers will spend time unraveling some of the secrets of the African bush, will see to any specific requests, and ensure that all your questions are answered.

Guided Walks

Guided Walks

At Kariega Game Reserve there are a number of hiking trails that guests can enjoy. Hiking trails are located in a predator-free section of the reserve, allowing guests to safely enjoy up to 25 species on their trail, an abundance of birdlife, and magnificent views.

Health Spa

Health Spa

The Kariega Wellness Centre is a great place to unwind and relax, offering luxurious treatments and therapies.

River Cruises

River Cruises

Enjoy an early morning boat cruise on the Kariega River on board the 'Kariega Queen' viewing exquisite scenery and enchanting birdlife including the Crowned, Martial and African Fish Eagles.