Eastern Cape Safari

Kwandwe Ecca Lodge

‘Luxury Lodge for Families’

Kwandwe Private Game Reserve is home to five award-winning safari lodges and villas, each with its own distinctive charm and character. Perfect for couples, small groups of friends or families, this reserve will have the best accommodation to suite your tastes, needs and expectations.
Kwandwe Ecca Lodge is set in thick vegetation overlooking a dense valley?. The lodge is described as intimate, relaxed and trendy, with décor inspired by the vibrant colours and textures of nearby villages. 
At the lodge, a play centre for kids keeps little hands busy for hours and a shared lodge pool provides the perfect place for a communal splash. Additional family activities include kite building, board games, scavenger hunts & more.


Dining on safari is always an experience in itself. Fresh, locally sourced food, expertly prepared by the chefs and beautifully presented. Dining can be done indoors or in the outdoor boma, depending on the weather.

Facilities and Services:

  • 24-hour Security
  • Bar
  • Internet Access (Complimentary)
  • Kiddies Club
  • Laundry Service (Available)
  • Malaria Free
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • TV Room
  • Massages

On Site Activities:

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Twice Daily Game Drives
  • Guides Bush Walks
  • Rhino Monitoring Drive (at an additional cost)
  • Rhino Conservation Safari (at an additional cost)
  • Campfire Cooking Lessons (at an additional cost)


The lodge is situated two hours drive (160kms) from Port Elizabeth, Kwandwe can be easily accessed by road, or a private charter can be arranged to their airstrip. There are daily scheduled flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg airports to Port Elizabeth.