Bayethe Tented Lodge
The malaria free Shamwari Private Game Reserve is situated in the Eastern Cape and is home to the Big 5, elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard. This reserve has received numerous international awards, including the World's Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve for many consecutive years. It is situated in verdant bush along the Bushmans River and forms a natural extension to the famous Garden Route. Luxury safari accommodation is offered in 6 different lodges.
Bayethe Tented Lodge offers 12 superior suites. Each suite is air-conditioned and has an en-suite bathroom, outdoor shower, private plunge pool and viewing deck. Other facilities include a lounge area, indoor and outdoor dining facilities, a swimming pool, a gift boutique and wifi throughout the rooms and lodge.
- Camouflaged luxury tents allowing for ample privacy
- Wildlife walking below your tent and canvas walls letting in the birdsong
- A large deck area overlooking a waterhole where wildlife will gather
- Dedicated and knowledgeable guides
At a glance
- 12 Safari Tents
- 12 years +
- Open All Year
- All Inclusive
"It's not all about the Big 5. Shamwari has 275 bird species. If you aren't one already, you may leave Shamwari a passionate twitcher."
Our trips offer countless adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most and we will curate your perfect itinerary.
Big 5 Safari
Guided Walking Safari
Take a journey through Bayethe Tented Lodge to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
Call us or enquire online. Share your wish list and we’ll start planning your adventure.
Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!
We routinely go the extra mile to ensure that we not only plan the perfect itinerary but ensure that you're in good hands at every stage of your journey. That's why we are especially proud to maintain an overall client satisfaction rating of 98%.
Honeymoon to South Africa & Mozambique
Overall, our trip was amazing. It was the trip of a lifetime and Haleigh and I both had the time of our lives.Read full review
Honeymoon to Kenya & Seychelles
Nicki and Mahlatini took care of absolutely everything on this trip - we didn't have to worry about a thing knowing Nicki was multiple steps ahead of us every leg of our journey!Read full review
Honeymoon to Seychelles
We rarely stay in 5 star luxury resorts so we were blown away by the amenities provided at Constance Lemuria and Denis Private Island. It was a wonderful trip and there wasn't anything where we expected more of.Read full review