Amakhala Bukela Game Lodge

Situated in the malaria free Amakhala Game Reserve, in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, Bukela Game Lodge provides a private and tranquil answer to a luxury safari. Found at the top of a secluded valley, hidden away behind indigenous trees, the lodge presents itself as the perfect place to escape.

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  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

Possessing only 4 suites the lodge boasts a quiet intimacy. Possessing quaint thatched roofs suites include en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning and a private wooden deck. Depending on your requirements, suits can be bedecked with either 2 single beds or one king size. Of the 4 suites, one is known as the honeymoon suite and boasts a four poster mahogany bed as well as a furthered sense of intimacy and luxury, perfect for any special occasion.

The wonderful dining facilities of the main lodge are there to be enjoyed, as are the library with pool deck that overlooks a small dam; a hotspot for buffalo sightings. The lodge also houses an adjacent boma, a place where all manner of occasions can be celebrated with a bush braai (BBQ).

Getting There

Around 1 hour drive from Port Elizabeth.


Morning and afternoon game drives.

Read what our previous clients thought of Amakhala Bukela Game Lodge

Review of Amakhala Bukela Game Lodge


This was amazing! I don't think I've ever ate so much in my life, but everything is cooked or baked freshly so it's hard to say no. We loved the atmosphere, it was just so peaceful and we absolutely loved the suites. Ours looked over a watering hole. I would definitely recommend to friends, it wasn't just a great safari, the over all experience just ended our…

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Review of Amakhala Bukela Game Lodge

Mr and Mrs Williamson

Fantastic acommodation with lovely food and wine. Service was really good with the staff even going the extra mile to prepare a special last night for us as it was our last night in SA and last night of honeymooning - they had prepared a dinner for two in front of the fire in our private lodge, with the jacuzzi bath prepared (complete with rose petals in the foam) and…

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