Kwandwe Ecca Lodge

Kwandwe Ecca Lodge: Information from the owner

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Type Lodge
No. of rooms 6
Last updated 17-Sep-2014

Main description of Kwandwe Ecca Lodge

Ecca Lodge: Facilities

Property facilities Secure Parking
Room facilities Air Conditioning, En-Suite, Heater, Outside Shower, Private Pool / Jacuzzi, Safe, Shower, Tea / Coffee, Internet, Complementary Wi-Fi, Deck, Fridge, Mini Bar, Dressing Gowns, Hair Dryer, Lounge Area, Underfloor Heating, Fan
Available services Airport Shuttles, Babysitting Service, Laundry Service, Room Service, Credit Card
Activities on site (some activities may be seasonal) Big 5, Bird Watching, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Fishing, Boating, Massages, Rhino Tracking, Safaris, Walks, Gourmet Picnic, High Tea, Battlefield Tours, Cultural Tours, Historical Tours

Room types at Ecca Lodge

Kwandwe Ecca Lodge Suites

Kwandwe Ecca Lodge Suites

Set in thick vegetation overlooking a dense valley, Ecca Lodge offers breathtaking views onto an escarpment of steep shale cliffs. Six spacious and private Suites are located a short distance away from the main lodge aera, each in its own position away from the other Suites. Each Suite features a bedroom with en-suite bathroom, indoor and outdoor shower, separate w.c, twin hand basin and a private deck with plunge pool. Interior design reflects the vibrant colours and textures of the African people. Main guest areas feature a spacious sitting room with fireplace, dining room and bar area and a deep veranda with expansive wooden viewing decks overlooking rolling spekboom valleys with a backdrop of the distant cliff-faces of ecca shale. At the main lodge area there is also a swimming pool and an intimate study.

Activities at Ecca Lodge

Big Game Walking Safari

Big Game Walking Safari

Experience the thrill of tracking big game (white rhino, black rhino, elephant and buffalo) on foot, accompanied by an armed specialist ranger and tracker team. The walk lasts 3 to 4 hours and ends with a picnic lunch on the banks of the Great Fish River or at a scenic spot in the bush. Cost is per person, min 2 guests, max 6 guests, 16 years &s older.

Interpretive bush walks

Interpretive bush walks

In between game drives, take a closer look at the subtle, unseen wonders of the bush on a leisurely walk within easy reach of your lodge. Included in rate

Private Safari

Private Safari

Tailor-make your own safari led by a dedicated specialist ranger and tracker team, ensuring a private game viewing experience. This cost is per safari, per day, max 6 guests.

Rhino Conservation Safari

Rhino Conservation Safari

This experience offers the opportunity to participate in Kwandwe’s exciting rhino conservation (darting and notching) programme, under the supervision of experts. Cost is per group of up to 8 guests, age 12 & older, available year round but the best time is 01May-30Sep. The recommended duration of stay is 3nights/ 4days (price excl accommodation).

Rhino Monitoring

Rhino Monitoring

Spend 2 - 3 hours tracking rhino with a member of Kwandwe’s rhino monitoring team. Learn about the habits of this threatened species as well as Kwandwe’s conservation efforts. Cost is per person, min 2 guests, max 6 guests, 12 years & older, available all year

Twice daily game drives

Twice daily game drives

Explore the natural splendour of Kwandwe on early morning and late afternoon / evening game drives in an open 4×4 safari vehicle. Included in rate