Eagles Crag Lodge
The malaria-free Shamwari Private Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape is home to the Big 5 - elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion, and leopard - as well as a host of other wildlife, which you will see on thrilling game drives. Luxury safari accommodation is offered in 7 individual 5-star lodges and 1 explorer camp including the sophisticated and ultra-luxurious Eagles Crag offering a high level of exclusivity and spectacular views.
This luxurious property is surrounded by lush vegetation and rocky cliffs. To ensure an unforgettable experience, the lodge’s upper deck with aerial viewing pods, provides panoramic views of the surrounding rock faces where eagles sour. The 9 exquisite suites blend sophisticated interiors with the natural surroundings and all 9 feature a private heated plunge pool. The main lodge area features a downstairs lodge with billiard table, fireplace and big screen TV and an upstairs lounge with a bar and fireplace opening onto the deck and aerial pods. For relaxing between safari activities there’s a Relaxation Retreat with a steam room and sauna and a Fitness Centre. The dining experiences are truly memorable with top class meals served in variety of locations around the lodge and on the reserve.
- Only 9 sophisticated suites with private plunge pool
- A natural extension of the Garden Route
- Unique aerial viewing pods to take in the views
- An exclusive and premier malaria-free safari
At a glance
- 9 Suites
- 12 Years +
- Open All Year
- All Inclusive
"Game drive sundowners at Shamwari are particularly special, the scenery and sunsets to die for - all washed down with a G&T."
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
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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
Our trip was seamless and well planned out! We enjoyed every moment! I'm also very impressed how the whole trip was catered to work around Justin's egg/chicken allergies; this was a huge relief for us. We thoroughly enjoyed the food and memories we shared on our trip!Read full review
holiday to South Africa
The overall experience was amazing! Everything was well-coordinated and went according to plan. Great game viewing, great accommodation and the transfers between lodges went according to plan. Was very impressed with the meet and greet team - on arrival they helped me sort out a local sim card wh…Read full review
Honeymoon to South Africa & Seychelles
Absolutely amazing!! Everything happened with zero issues or stress from beginning to end. We appreciated the thorough itinerary, guides, and hotel concierge. We were treated like their most important client everywhere we went. We have Steve to thank for setting up the most perfect honeymoon!!Read full review