Kwandwe Great Fish River 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.
|No. of rooms||9|
Main description of Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge
Great Fish River Lodge: Facilities
|Room facilities||Air Conditioning, En-Suite, Fan, Outside Shower, Private Pool / Jacuzzi, Safe, Shower, Lounge Area, Complementary Wi-Fi, Fireplace, Mini Bar, Balcony / Deck, Dressing Gowns, Fridge, Tea / Coffee, Hair Dryer, Heater, Underfloor Heating|
|Available services||Airport Shuttle, Laundry Service, Room Service, Credit Card|
|Activities on site||(some activities may be seasonal) Big 5, Bird Watching, Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Walks, Game Walks, Massages, Rhino Tracking, Safaris, Boating, Battlefield Tours, Cultural Tours, Historical Tours|
Room types at Great Fish River Lodge
Nine luxurious suites feature ensuite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor showers, separate w.c, twin basins, personal bars and covered verandas with plunge pools. The décor is classic-contemporary African-inspired, with natural palettes of earth-toned fabrics. Pewter and glass add an effortless yet understated glamour to the furnishings, while artefacts such as ostrich eggshells, hides and horns create subtle points of interest and relevance to the lodge’s surrounds
Activities at Great Fish River Lodge
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
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.
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.
This experience offers the opportunity to participate in Kwandwe’s exciting rhino-darting programme, under the supervision of experts. Cost is per group of up to 6 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).
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
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.