Shamwari Game Reserve, Port Elizabeth

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Shamwari Game Reserve encompasses over 25,000 hectares (61,776 acres) of pristine nature, populated by big cats like lions and leopards. The reserve focuses on rehabilitating the area's diverse ecosystems and reversing the negative effects of intensive farming. Activities include safari rides and tours catering to amateur and professional photographers. Visitors wishing to extend their stay can book into one of the reserve's lodges, or pitch a tent at the onsite camp. Only overnight guests of the lodge can visit the reserve. Please check website for more information. Work out when and for how long to visit Shamwari Game Reserve and other Port Elizabeth attractions using our handy Port Elizabeth trip maker tool .
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  • We had the opportunity to stay overnight at the EAGLE's CRAIG lodge in the Shamwari Game Reserve and with that made three tours (twice in the evening and once early morning) and it was just spectactul...  more »
  • Myself & my Husband recently stayed at Eagles Crag for 4 nights as part of our Honeymoon & it was incredible. From start to finish all of the team went above an beyond to make our stay perfect. Picnic...  more »
  • This is the best reserve. They have various properties to suite any option from honeymoon lodges all the way up to child friendly lodges. Fell inlove with the reserve and will definitely be back soon.
  • Absolutely amazing food! More food and drink then you can imagine. Eagle's Crag was one of the best game experience's I've ever had. Amazing service from the Rangers and the waiters. Great wildlife too! I managed to see a lion kill from start to finish. Highly recommended!
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