Kwandwe Ecca Lodge
Kwandwe Ecca Lodge is an elegant and intimate safari lodge with only 6 luxurious suites that offer spectacular views. It is unique and ideal for family safaris; it is small and personal and offers fantastic game viewing opportunities.
Kwandwe Ecca Lodge Highlights
Kwandwe Ecca Lodge is situated in the private Kwandwe Game Reserve, nestled into a gently sloping, densely vegetated hillside. This unique safari lodge is ideal for family safaris; it is small and intimate and offers spectacular game viewing opportunities.
- Spacious rooms with fold-down couches - perfect for families.
- Situated along a 30 kilometre stretch of the Great Fish River.
- Delicious farm-style cuisine is prepared in the mordern, open-plan and interactive kitchen.
Kwandwe Ecca Lodge Game Viewing and Activities
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve consists of five distinct habitats which are host to an incredible variety of wildlife. The reserve consists of 25 000 hectares (62 000 acres) of farmland in the Great Fish River region. The area ensures unbeatable game viewing opportunities and guests can expect to see lion, cheetah, hyena, leopard, black and white rhino, fascinating nocturnal wildlife and fantastic bird-watching, approximately 238 bird species can be found in the reserve. Springbok are the most abundant antelope, with good populations of greater kudu, oryx (gemsbok), red hartebeest and eland. Bushbuck and Cape grysbok keep to dense thickets. Abundant termites provide food for the nocturnal aardwolf, aardvark and bat-eared fox. Black-backed jackal, Cape fox and caracal are commonly encountered smaller predators. Family parties of suricate (meerkat) provide entertaining viewing. Rock hyrax, red rock-rabbit and elephant-shrew live in rocky terrain. Two game drives a day are offered, morning as well as evening drives in open 4x4 vehicles. Guided bush walks as well as fishing are also available; the scenic Great Fish River is a highlight and all game viewing activities are lead by experienced and knowledgeable guides.
Great Fish River Lodge
Great Fish River Lodge promises a game-rich countryside, home to the Big 5, an incredible variety of predators and general game. The lodge is superb for keen birdwatchers; the Fish Eagle and endangered Blue Crane are among a wide variety of birds found on the Reserve.
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