Sanbona Dwyka Tented Lodge
Dwyka Tented Lodge is situated in the Sanbona Reserve, the first free roaming Big 5 wildlife and nature reserve in the Western Cape. In the heart of the Little Karoo, it offers endless open plains and sculpted Cape fold mountains adorned with San rock art, endemic flora and some of South Africa’s most sought-after wildlife. Dwyka Tented Lodge is an opulent and romantic Lodge offering 9 luxury tents, each with a private deck and heated plunge pool.
The lodge is embraced by rock formations and set in a horseshoe bend of a dry Karoo riverine. The luxurious tents all have indoor and outdoor showers and a free-standing bath. The main tented area comprises of a relaxation retreat with 2 therapy rooms, a lounge, gift boutique, an open-air dining boma and a wine cellar. Activities include twice-daily game drives, nature walks, San rock art tours, birdwatching, photography and stargazing.
- A tranquil and romantic oasis for couples
- The perfect stop between Cape Town and the Garden Route
- A wealth of botanical life and endemic, rare and endangered wildlife
- Stargazing rated amongst the best in Southern Africa
At a glance
- 9 Luxury Tents
- 16 Years +
- Open All Year
- Full Board
"The indigenous San people of South Africa made this arid environment their home for centuries. Their rock art can be seen on the reserve dating back 3500 years."
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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
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
Solo Trip 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