The Bush Lodge
Guests at The Bush Lodge can enjoy the spectacular Amakhala Game Reserve with its Big 5 sightings and numerous other species. The lodge offers easy access from Port Elizabeth only 45 minutes way.
The Bush Lodge Highlights
The Bush Lodge is situated in the malaria free Amakhala Game Reserve in the Greater Addo and Frontier Country area in the Eastern Cape. This magnificent reserve offers sightings of the Big 5 and numerous other species. The Bush Lodge is situated only 45 minutes east of Port Elizabeth offering fantastic game viewing opportunities and breathtaking views.
- Bush Lodge offers twice-daily game viewing trips in open 4X4 safari vehicles
- Five Star secluded luxury tented rooms with private views and plunge pools.
- The Amakhala Reserve is the product of a game re-introduction initiative, and is now home to the Big Five.
- Go bird watching on a cruise down the Bushmens River at sunset.
The Bush Lodge Game Viewing and Activities
Amakhala Game Reserve offers incredible game viewing opportunities and allows animals to be re-introduced into the area where they once roamed freely. The reserve offers a magnificent Big 5 Safari adventure with morning and evening game drives accompanied by experienced rangers. Boat cruises and sundowners canoe safaris are also available. The reserve is home to an incredible array of wildlife including rhino, elephant, cheetah, buffalo, giraffe, black wildebeest, zebra, tortoise and well over 16 antelope species. The reserve also offers prolific birdlife.
The Phantom Forest Eco Reserve offers a tranquil retreat situated along the beautiful Garden Route; guests can enjoy 137 hectares of nature reserve on the Knysna River with over 150 bird species, bush pig, bushbuck, grysbok, and the rare blue duiker.