Situated in the Eastern Cape, Kariega Game Reserve spans across 10000 hectares of pristine wilderness and is home to the famous Big-5 as well as a variety of bird species and wildlife. Kariega is a family-owned and operated private game reserve, giving it a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Set on African plains, magnificent hills and dramatic river valleys, this hidden jewel combines spectacular and dramatic vistas with an abundance of African game and wildlife.
Ukhozi Lodge truly captures the romance and intimacy of Africa. Nestled in the bush you will discover 10 luxury, log-constructed suites. Each suite features a king-size bed, en-suite bathroom fitted with a shower and bath as well as a private deck and plunge pool from where one can enjoy the panoramic views of the valley. Amenities provided in the suites include air-conditioning and tea- and coffee-making facilities.
The lodge boasts unique African-style lounges, a restaurant and a boma with an outdoor pool. Wi-Fi internet access is available at the lodge, but not in the suites. At the lodge, guests can unwind in front of warm log fires, enjoy sumptuous cuisine or simply share experiences of the African bush.
The Homestead is a private lodge which offers its guests all the comfort, convenience and luxury of their own home. With a dedicated game ranger and chef, guests have the flexibility to plan their day according to their own specific needs. The Homestead is set in a remote and private part of the reserve. It is the perfect lodge for the sole use of a group or family of up to 10 persons.
Accommodation comprises spacious and comfortable suites with king-size beds that can be converted to twin beds, overhead fans, and en-suite bathrooms with generous showers. There is also a main- and presentation kitchen with tea- and coffee-making facilities available as well as a dining room and lounge with fireplace. Guests also have access to the Internet. Other establishment facilities include a pub lounge with satellite TV and fireplace, a private outdoor boma, patio and swimming pool as well as a playroom for children and a laundry room.
Kariega prides itself on the abundance of general game and bird life supplementing the Big 5. The reserve hosts more than 25 game and 280 bird species. In addition to unforgettable game viewing from open vehicles with qualified rangers, the Kariega experience offers spa treatments and a diversity of free activities including river cruises, canoeing, guided walking, and swimming.
Situated in the Eastern Cape, South Africa Kariega spans across 10000 hectares of pristine wilderness, and is home to the famous Big 5, zebra, giraffe, hippo, multiple species of antelope and an abundance of birdlife. Kariega is a family-owned and operated private game reserve, giving it a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Set on African plains, magnificent hills and dramatic river valleys this hidden jewel combines spectacular and dramatic vistas with an abundance of African game and wildlife.
Kariega Main Lodge offers families, friends and couples a relaxed and friendly environment to enjoy the African bush. All the log chalets are air conditioned, with en-suite bedrooms, and large private viewing decks. Each has a spacious lounge and living area which is great for socializing before retreating to the privacy and comfort of your bedroom. The lodge has been expertly integrated with the surrounding bush to create a natural environment where guests can enjoy traditional meals in the restaurant or boma, a drink at the bar or a quiet a swim in the pool.
21 Log chalets, with large private viewing decks (some with private pools) offering privacy and stunning views of the Kariega River valley. All the log chalets are air-conditioned, with en-suite bedrooms, fire place and satellite TV’s.
* Safari drive twice daily
* All meals inclusive (excludes beverages)
* Private viewing deck, some with plunge pools
* River cruises and guided walks
* Luxury bedrooms with king-size beds (twin or double)
* En-suite bathroom with shower and bath
* Tea and coffee facilities
* Internet connectivity
* Safe and telephone
Ocean Breeze is a tastefully decorated beach house located in Kenton-on-Sea. This holiday house can accommodate 8 persons, and is within close proximity to Kariega beach and the river.
This fully furnished house comprises 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The main bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed and a TV with DStv viewing, and features an en-suite bathroom with a Victorian bath, a walk-in shower, and twin basins. The second bedroom is also equipped with king-size bed, and feature an en-suite shower.
The third bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed, and the fourth room has 2 single beds. These 2 rooms share the third bathroom. The fully equipped, open-plan kitchen contains the necessary appliances to cook meals.
The adjacent lounge has a wood-burning fireplace, and a flat-screen TV with full DStv viewing. The living area leads to a covered patio, which features a braai facility and splash pool. Off-street parking is available for vehicles.
The Boat Shed is a tastefully decorated beach house located in Kenton-on-Sea. This holiday house can accommodate 8 and is within close proximity to Kariega beach and the river.
This fully furnished house comprises 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The main bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed and a TV with DStv viewing and features an en-suite bathroom with a free-standing bath, a walk-in shower, and twin basins. The second bedroom is also equipped with a king-size bed, and feature an en-suite shower and twin basins. The third bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed, and the fourth room has 2 single beds. These 2 rooms share the third bathroom.
The fully-equipped, open-plan kitchen contains the necessary appliances to cook meals, as well as a dishwasher. The adjacent lounge has comfortable seating to relax on. The living area leads out onto a covered patio, which features a built-in braai facility and patio furniture. The adjacent courtyard also has a firepit and a netted pool.
There are many exciting attractions available in and around Kenton-on-sea. While you’re here, be sure to dine at the unique Sandbar Floating Restaurant which serves pub fare, light meals, seafood, and grills. Other activities in Kenton-on-sea include visiting the Diaz Cross Memorial and Bradshaw’s Mill, as well as snorkelling, hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, birding, township tours, horse riding, and deep sea fishing.
River Lodge is situated on the banks of the Bushman’s River, this Lodge is unique in that it connects a Big-5 game reserve to the sea. Our optional daily boat cruises ferry our guests through the quaint village of Kenton-on-sea to its picturesque and user-friendly beaches. Unique features include excellent river fishing and canoeing.
Accommodation comprises 10 units and can accommodate 20 guests. Each unit features an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning and a private patio.
Activities in the area include; Safari drive twice daily, River cruises and guided walks, Fishing and canoeing, Beach trips by boat, All meals and selected beverages,
Driftwood is a tastefully decorated beach house located in Kenton-on-Sea. This holiday house can accommodate 10 persons, and is within close proximity to the beach, river mouth and lagoon.
This fully furnished house comprises 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The main bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, and features an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet, basin, and a hairdryer. The second and third bedrooms each have a queen-size bed, while the second room opens onto a private courtyard with an outdoor rock shower.
The fourth room is equipped with 2 double bunk beds, which can accommodate 4 children. The shared bathroom features a shower, bath, and twin basins. The fully equipped kitchen contains the necessary appliances to cook meals, as well as a laundry area with a washing machine.
The open-plan lounge has a wood-burning fireplace, and a flat-screen TV with full DStv viewing. The living area leads to a large undercover entertainment area, which features a built-in braai facility and swimming pool. Off-street parking is available for vehicles.
The Oyster Shack is a tastefully decorated house located in Kenton-on-Sea. This holiday house can accommodate 8 persons, and is ideally situated a few minutes drive from Kariega beach, shops, and restaurants in the town.
This fully furnished house comprises 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The main bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed and a TV with DStv viewing, and features a lounge area with a balcony, and an en-suite bathroom with a bath, a large shower, and twin basins. The second bedroom is also equipped with queen-size bed; the third bedroom is also furnished with a queen-size bed, and the fourth room has a bunk bed and 1 single bed. These 2 rooms share the third bathroom.
The fully equipped, open-plan kitchen contains the necessary appliances to cook meals. There is also a dishwasher, washing machine, and tumble-dryer, and the adjacent lounge features a fireplace and a TV with DStv viewing.
The living area leads out onto a covered patio, which features a built-in braai facility and outdoor dining furniture. The courtyard also has a netted pool, an outdoor shower, and a jungle gym for children to play on. Off-street parking is available for vehicles.
The Oyster Box Beach House enjoys one of the most spectacular coastal views. Relax on the deck after a day of sunshine and fun and enjoy a drink with friends at the rim of our swimming pool whilst gazing at magnificent sunsets or watching whales breach in season.
The Oyster Box Beach House is located in the tranquil seaside village of Kenton-on-Sea, with uninterrupted views of the Bushman’s River, the River Mouth and 6 km of coastline down to Dias Cross, all combining for one of the best coastal views in Southern Africa.
The upstairs Luxury suite, has a king-size bed and includes a walk in wardrobe, large en suite bathroom with twin basins, freestanding bath, large walk in shower, heated towel and shaver point. This room is luxurious and spacious, and breakfast and candle light dinners can served on your private balcony. This room is ideal for Honeymoons, Wedding Nights, Special Occasions.
The total upstairs area is 70 sq. meters in extent and the bedroom has its own sitting room / study that includes a 3-seat sofa, armchair, coffee table, desk and chair, library, mini-bar and refreshments bureau. There is also a cabinet containing books on South Africa including bird and animal books. Both of the rooms lead on to a private balcony with armchairs and the unbelievable view.
Devon’s Nook is a comfortable holiday home in Kenton-on-Sea, and can accommodate up to 6 people.
The house consists of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The main bedroom is furnished with a double bed, and has an en-suite bathroom. The other 2 rooms each have 2 single beds, and share the use of a bathroom. Guests please need to bring their own swimming towels.
The kitchen is equipped for self-catering with a stove, an oven, a microwave, as well as a fridge. Guests can enjoy their meals at the dining table, or relax in the lounge which has a TV with limited DStv.
The living area opens onto a covered entertainment area that overlooks the garden. Safe parking is provided off-street for 2 vehicles. Pets are welcome with prior arrangement.
Devon’s Nook is situated within walking distance from the stunning Kariega River and lagoon, and Kenton-on-Sea’s blue flag beach as well as the village with shops and restaurants.
Situated in Kenton-on-Sea, The House Quarters offers lovely units that is ideal for business and leisure travellers.
The guest house offers a choice of 7 luxury en-suite units that overlook the Kariega river. The units are furnished with ceiling fans, queen-size beds and twin beds, and each unit has an en-suite bathroom. For convenience linen and towels are provided and the units are serviced daily.
All of the units have an open-plan kitchen that is equipped with a microwave, a stove with an oven, a fridge, tea and coffee facilities, as well as a dining area. A TV with DStv, as well as Wi-Fi access is available in each unit, and each unit opens onto a patio.
A full breakfast with coffee is serviced in the House Kitchen restaurant next door.
The House Quarters is just 1 km from the beach, and various shops, petrol stations, ATM’s a pharmacy and doctor’s rooms are located close by. Guests can visit the various nature reserves, go on river-boat trips, relax on the beach and do some whale watching.
Sky Blue Guest House is a lovely self-catering house located in the beautiful seaside village of Kenton-on-Sea. Kenton-on-Sea has beautiful beaches, hiking trails, mountain biking, 2 rivers and gorgeous estuaries to explore.
The guest house offers accommodation in 8 en-suite guest rooms, each containing a king-size bed or 2 single beds. Each room features a couch, a TV and an awesome view. The rooms are designed to give each guest privacy, yet the ability to meet fellow travelers and adventurers.
Guests have shared use of a communal kitchen, dining and living area. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and has ample space for everyone to enjoy their space. There are stairs, both from parking to house and internally to access the dining area.
River Cottage is located on an Eco-Estate in Bushmans River and offers quality accommodation, ideally suited for a small family or group of friends. Guests will be surrounded by game and the peacefulness of nature while enjoying a luxurious stay in the well-equipped, self-catering cottage.
The accommodation comprises 2 identical, self-catering rooms and can accommodate 4 guests at a time each. Each room has a private entrance, equipped kitchenette and en-suite bathroom. Each room also features a TV with full DStv and free Wi-Fi.
There is a large deck with braai facilities where guests can enjoy preparing a meal together.
Guests also have access to secure parking on the premises.
The Cottage is on the banks of the Boesmansrivier and affords guests beautiful views and the opportunity to experience the rich birdlife, lush greenery and numerous activities and attractions nearby.
Paulyn Place is a furnished self-catering cottage located in the small coastal town of Kenton-on-Sea, on the Sunshine Coast of the Eastern Cape. Kenton-on-Sea is situated between the Bushmans and the Kariega Rivers, and lies approximately halfway between East London and Port Elizabeth.
Paulyn Place can accommodate up to 4 guests and comprises 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a spacious open-plan kitchen, dining and living area. The main bedroom contains a queen-size bed, and the second bedroom contains 2 single beds. The first bathroom contains a bath and a shower, and the second bathroom contains a shower only.
The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering and includes a fridge-freezer, 2-plate stove and oven, microwave, kettle, toaster and electric frying pan. The dining area contains a 6-seater dining table and chairs. The lounge contains a TV with a full bouquet of DStv channels and a DVD player. Free Wi-Fi is available. Outside, there is a patio with a Weber braai and outdoor table and chairs.
Guests are welcome to use the plunge pool in the garden of the main house. Off-street parking is provided.
Surprise Guest House is located in a quiet neighbourhood in Bushmans River Mouth with a beautiful view of the river.
This self-catering unit can accommodate 6 guests and comprises 3 bedrooms and 2 en-suite bathrooms. Each bedroom is furnished with 2 single beds. There are 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms.
The kitchen is well-equipped to meet guests’ self-catering needs and includes a dishwasher and laundry facilities within and outside washing lines. The lounge area has comfortable couches and a TV with full DStv channels. The unit also features free Wi-Fi connection,
The unit has an outside braai area with seating. Undercover parking for 2 vehicles is provided. A brick wall with an electric fence and alarm system monitored 24-hours by the local security and response company serves as security.
The property is 2.5 km from Bushmans Beach and 5 km from Middle Beach at Kenton on Sea. Great fishing spots can be enjoyed at the banks of the Bushmans river with a beautiful view of Kenton on Sea. For the horse riding enthusiasts, Beachcomber Horse Trails offers horse riding. Kariega Game Reserve is 12 km away and the world renowned Shamwari Game Reserve only a 50 km drive from Bushmans River Mouth
Makarios on the River is situated on the banks of the Boesmansrivier, in Nature’s Landing Eco Estate.
Accommodation comprises 4 units and can accommodate 8 guests. Each of the units can accommodate 2 people, and furnished with a king-size bed, queen-size or 2 single beds. The rooms also have private bathrooms, and they are equipped with TVs with DStv, a small fridge, as well as tea and coffee facilities. Wi-Fi access is also available, and the rooms have a view of the garden, river or pool. Breakfast is included in the rate.
Makarios on the River offers guests 2 pools, one of which can be heated, as well as safe parking. Guests have access to the river, and an airstrip is available nearby.
The area has a wide variety of wild- and bird life, and various restaurants and the Blue Flag beach is just a short drive away.
Friedenheim is a two-bedroom self-catering apartment, on the ground floor of a private home in Merry Hill, Kenton-on-Sea, Eastern Cape. The apartment is located just 5 minutes away from 2 Blue Flag beaches, and 2 tidal rivers. Guests can enjoy swimming, hiking, and dining out in the surrounding area. The neighbourhood is very safe, with guarded access to the road.
This charming apartment is ideal for a relaxing getaway or a family holiday, and can accommodate between 2 and 4 guests. The apartment has its own private entrance and comprises 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, and an open-plan kitchen, lounge and dining area. The first bedroom contains a double bed, and the second bedroom contains a bunk bed. The bathroom features a shower, a toilet and a washbasin.
The kitchen is well-equipped with everything you may need for self-catering including a microwave, a fridge-freezer, a frying pan, and a two-plate gas burner. The lounge features a TV with basic DStv channels, however full DStv package can be arranged at an additional cost. An outside braai facility is provided. Secure parking is provided on the premises.
Kenton-on-Sea is a small town, but with enough shops to satisfy your needs, from 2 butcheries, a chemist, a large grocery store, to many small gift shops. Enjoy snacks and meals in our many small restaurants, one is a floating restaurant on the Bushmans River, and coffee shops.