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‘Colonial Elegance on Award-winning Reserve’


On the Shamwari Game Reserve you will be accommodated at the gracious Edwardian Manor House which echoes traditions of the past offering colonial style accommodation in manicured gardens. At this stunning 25,000 hectare private game reserve you will have access to a variety of activities including Game Drives (home to the big 5), Birding, the Ian Player Rhino Awareness Centre, Born Free Big Cat Sanctuaries & Relaxation Retreats. This is one of seven distinct lodges within the reserve and your accommodation is in luxury rooms or suites with all modern amenities; please not that this lodge is dedicated to adults only and guests travelling with children are advised to look at Riverdene Lodge. There is extensive information about game drives and other activities under out Special Features section



In Our Opinion

‘The ultimate safari destination which appeals to those seeking a better understanding of the area’s wildlife directed by knowledgeable and responsible staff; providing the experience that dreams are made of your adventures will linger in your soul long after you return home’

  • Air conditioning
  • Tea/coffee-making facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • En-suite bathroom & separate shower
  • Electronic safe
  • Patio or balcony
  • Fitted international adapters
  • TV with selected satellite channels
  • International DDT
  • Private minibar

Luxury Room

Luxury Palm Court Rooms, Sidbury Room - Luxurious individual rooms with twin beds

FEATURES

  • Twin beds

Suite

Choose from twin bedded Sidbury Suites, Garden Suites and Manor Suite or the romantic double bedded Honeymoon suites

FEATURES

  • Twin or double beds

  • Air conditioning
  • Tea/coffee-making facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • En-suite bathroom & separate shower
  • Electronic safe
  • Patio or balcony
  • Fitted international adapters
  • TV with selected satellite channels
  • International DDT
  • Private minibar

Shamwari Private Reserve
Known as one of the world’s leading conservation companies and leading safari and game reserves Shamwari boasts the following:
• Environmental award from American Society of Travel Agents
• Traveller’s Choice 2008 from Trip Advisor
• Largest Private game reserve in the Eastern Cape
• One of the largest private conservation initiatives in Southern Africa
• Largest concentration of wildlife in the Eastern & Southern Cape
• A premier Big 5 which is private & exclusive to Shamwari guests only
• 5 of South Africa’s 7 biomes occur on Shamwari
• Malaria free
• Unique safari based activities for a complete tailor-made experience
• Unique activities aimed at children of all ages

Dedicated wildlife department
• Wildlife vets
• Ecologist and environmentalist
• Breeding centre
• Rehabilitation centre
• An animal hospital
• Education centre
• Anti-poaching unit

Shamwari Private Reserve Activities
• Interactive game drives of up to three hours at sunrise and sunset
• Guided walks on request
• Star gazing
• Shamwari Cam DVD services

Game Drives
There are two per day in open 4 x 4 vehicles with only 6 people per vehicle accompanied by highly qualified field rangers; guests should arrive by 13.00 to take part in the afternoon drive. Although times will vary between lodges this is a typical day
06.30 Wake-up call
07.00 Continental breakfast buffet / hot breakfast
07.30 Depart for morning game drive
10.30 Return from morning game drive
11.00 Requested check-out time
12.00 Lunch served
13.00 Recommended arrival time
14.30 Afternoon tea
15.00 Depart for afternoon game drive
19.30 Pre-dinner drinks
20.00 set menu or BBQ dinner (alternates each night)

These times are for the winter months (May to August), they will begin about an hour earlier during the summer


Animal rehabilitation centre/hospital
A visit to the rehabilitation centre includes a visit to the Animal Hospital to see the current patients as well as the extensive facilities which were featured in the popular TV series ‘Shamwari – a Wild Life’

Born Free Foundation
Visit the Born Free Foundation, Animal Rescue and Education Centres set up to promote the conservation of species and the protection of natural habitat while maintaining a humane and compassionate approach to the welfare of animals.

Be prepared!
There are just a few items that should be packed for a safari in addition to our standard holiday wear, these include: sun block, walking boots, warm jackets for game drives, medication for allergies, hat/cap, comfortable and casual clothing, camera with 300-600mm lenses for good photos

General Information
There is a private airstrip situated adjacent to Long Lee Manor. Guests will be transferred by Shamwari rangers in open game vehicles

Wildlife and Game Drive

information is detailed in our

Special Features

section

Leisure at Long Lee Manor


• Two swimming pools
• Relaxation retreat with 2 therapy rooms, steam & sauna
• Fitness centre with steam room

Services at Long Lee Manor


• Conference facilities
• Gift boutique
• Perimeter electric fence
• Business desk with internet access & WIFI
• Temperature controlled wine cellar

General Information

There is a private airstrip situated adjacent to Long Lee Manor. Guests will be transferred by Shamwari rangers in open game vehicles

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Meal plans vary according to the packages booked please enquire at time of booking

Dining

Long Lee Manor has its own kitchen and dining is usually a communal affair with the other people on your safari vehicle, one night is spent in the dining rooms or around the dining table and the other is spent in the Barn if your stay is for two days.

A natural extension of the famous Garden Route Shamwari is situated just 45 minutes by car from Port Elizabeth Airport

Distances between lodges:
• 10/15 minutes between Long Lee Manor, Riverdene and Sarili (southern lodges)
• 20/30 minutes between Eagles Crag, Lobengula and Bayethe (Northern Lodges)
• 30/45 minutes between the Northern and Southern Lodges

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