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."
Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
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
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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 & Zimbabwe
Absolutely unforgettable and once in a lifetime trip! First class treatment the entire trip!! Every step of the way we were taken care of, it allowed us to be completely worry and hassle free, and just enjoy making incredible memories.Read full review
Holiday to Tanzania & Kenya
The trip of a lifetime!Read full review
Family holiday to Tanzania
We absolutely loved this trip. The lodges were all fantastic and well located and our guide with Predators Safari Club always made us feel safe, cared-for and welcome. The experience of being on safari with so few other travelers was a once in a lifetime experience.Read full review