Amakhala Bush Lodge

TheAmakhala Game Reserveis an 18 000 acre private game park located in the malaria-free Eastern Cape of South Africa. The reserve is a 'Big 5' Reserve and hosts other animals such as cheetah, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest and plenty of antelope species

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

The 5 star Amakhala Bush Lodge offers tented and thatched suites overlooking a watering point. Each of 8 tents has an open deck with plunge pool, air conditioning (hot & cold), fire place, large oval bath and outdoor shower. There is also a splendid communal lounge and dining area with an expansive viewing deck offering magnificent views of the game-filled plains.

Getting There

Approximately 1 hour drive from Port Elizabeth and approximately a 3.5 hour drive from the Garden Route.


Morning and afternoon game drives, bird watching, game spotting walks along the Bushman's river, boat cruises and canoe safaris. Visits can also be arranged to the nearby Addo Elephant National Park and the Shamwari Born Free Foundation.

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Review of Amakhala Bush Lodge

John Brennan & Yvonne Keily

Review of Amakhala Bush Lodge

Shelby Danner & Rong Guo

We had the best time at the Bush Lodge. The staff went above and beyond to make sure that our every need was taken care of. The food was excellent, and we had many wonderful animal sightings! I would recommend this lodge to everyone!

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