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About The Bush Lodge - Amakhala Game Reserve

Welcome to the Bush Lodge - a proud member of the Heritage Collection on Amakhala Game Reserve.  Situated in the malaria free, Greater Addo and Frontier Country area in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, this breathtaking reserve offers sightings of the Big 5 and numerous other species.The Bush Lodge is only a 45 minute drive east of Port Elizabeth. Discreetly built in the bush at the top end of an open valley in the reserve, each of the rooms overlook a watering point with big sky views. All buildings have thatched roofs, tented walls and wooden floors.The guest reception is at Reed Valley Inn where guests are welcomed by our friendly staff. From there, guests are transported in an open Land Rover to the Bush Lodge. Riveting once-in-a-life time game viewing experiences, including sunset river cruises make for an exceptional safari experience.Every guest is treated to a luxurious, friendly and exciting stay, synonymous with the Amakhala Heritage Collection standards.

Accommodation Secluded and lavish Built in the bush, against a back drop of aloe’s and indigenous fauna and flora, make the Bush Lodge a perfect African retreat. Our luxurious. secluded tented rooms with private plunge pools, atmospheric fireplace, alfresco double showers and hot and cold air-conditioners, offer an unforgettable and exceptional romantic experience. Leisure time can be spent indulging in professional treatments in the privacy and comfort of your own suite by an exclusive in-house therapist. Enjoy cuisine that excites the palate and leaves you needing to explore true African culture, hosted by local staff that are willing to attend to your every need. A far cry from the average safari experience, the Bush Lodge provides undivided, personal attention ensuring your stay is pleasurable and unforgettable. Guest’s comment.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 14 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Safari
  • Sleeps: 10
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Reviews: 2 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans


  • Portfolio Collection
  • 5 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
  • AA Approved
* Please enquire for further details.

The Bush Lodge - Amakhala Game Reserve Rooms

Reviews for The Bush Lodge - Amakhala Game Reserve

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Val Wright, South Africa
18 March 2010

The bush lodge Amakhala game reserve was great, we were looked after so well and the accommodation and food was excellent. thank you for recommending it

stacey Booth, United Kingdom
21 March 2009

Amazing place, safari was brilliant and the accommodation is like nothing else we have ever stayed in. The service and information provided were second to none. We would definitely recommend this place!

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The Bush Lodge - Amakhala Game Reserve is 6.5km from the centre of Alicedale , the nearest airport 87.4km (Port Elizabeth Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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