Western Cape Safari Lodges : Safari Lodge Accommodation

Wilderbeest in the Sunset.

The Western Cape in South Africa is a wonderful destination for a safari holiday that combines Big Five game viewing with the beauty of the Cape Winelands, and the diverse flora of the Garden Route.

Stay in Western Cape Safari Lodges and explore this diverse region, while on game drives, horseback or quad bike safaris.

Set out on some of the many wonderful walking routes and hiking trails and take in the beautiful scenery and landscape.

Child feeds elephant at buffelsdrift game lodge.

Whether you are looking for a chance to see Rhino, Leopard, Buffalo, Lion and Elephant at one of the unforgettable Big Five Safari Lodges or want to let your children experience the wonders of nature while on a Family safari holiday, the Western Cape is the ideal place to go.

Enjoy scenic drives along the Garden Route or stay around Cape Town, and take in the breathtaking views of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Table Mountain while staying at a Safari lodge near Cape Town.

A mother and kids see giraffe on a bush walk activity.

Each Western Cape Game Reserve and National Park offers guests different experiences, from horseback safaris, game drives and quad biking adventures in Aquila Game Reserve to peaceful and relaxing Nature Trail walks in the Karoo National Park.

Table Mountain National Park is a must for anyone to visit. It is recocgnised as one of the world's most remarkable attractions, with Table Mountain being named one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

Game Reserves & National Parks in the Western Cape

Western Cape Safari Lodge Accommodation Overview

Lion at the Garden Route Game Lodge.

Combine your Big Five safari with one of the world's most diverse floral kingdoms, just a short distance from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Spectacular scenery and safaris can be integrated with visits to Cape Point, the Cape Winelands or Garden Route. South Africa's Western Cape is the country's top tourist destination.

Beyond The Big Five Safari Experience

Whales in the Western Cape.Experience "the Big Seven" by including Whale watching and Shark spotting in your safari. Until recently, the Western Cape has not really been associated with big game safaris. As part of local wildlife conservation efforts, wildlife, including The Big Five, have been relocated to lands that they once roamed.

African Wildlife In The Western Cape

Botlierskop Private Game Reserve lodge.Safari lodges near Cape Town or on the Garden Route offer convenient Big Five safaris not too far away from the city in beautiful surroundings. African wildlife has been relocated to these South African regions during a wildlife replenishment program.

A Style To Suit Every Taste

Garden Route Game Lodge chalet.Each one of these Western Cape safari lodges featured here is different. Ranging from stone built rondavel to colonial cottage to magnificent waters edge lodge. In between there are luxury tented camps and and hilltop bungalows.

Delicious Food And Cape Wines

Gondwana Game Reserve breakfast.The Western Cape in South Africa has a style all of its own which in all likelihood stems back to the original Dutch settlers. Whichever Western Cape safari lodge accommodation you eventually arrive at, you can look forward to old Cape hospitality and good food served with world-famous Cape wines.

Top 5 Things To Do And Places To See

  • Gondwana Game Reserve on the Garden Route

  • Game drives and wildlife viewing

  • Fynbos Floral Kingdom

  • Whale watching and Shark cage diving ("Big Six" and "Big Seven")

  • Wellness facilities at some lodges

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