About Chandelier Game Lodge
Chandelier Game Lodge & Ostrich Show Farm is located between the lush green Garden Route and the wide open spaces of the Klein (Little) Karoo, with the Outeniqua and Swartberg mountain ranges as backdrop.
Chandelier is easily accessible, next to the N12 (Route 62) and is an ideal base from which to explore the Garden of Eden along the Garden Route as well as the rich diversity of the Klein Karoo and Route 62. The lodge is 7km from Oudtshoorn and 48km from George and the George Airport.
The lodge sleeps 16 people in eight private chalets equipped with white linen and velvet, as well as corner or spa baths and air conditioning or fans. The stylish decor creates superb luxury, under the canopy of the acacia trees. The showers, with only the stars as a roof, are something to experience.
Luxury Tented Chalets
A unique feature of Chandelier is our luxury en-suite tented accommodation. The tented chalets offer a unique bush experience, quality is in the detail. The chalets are placed on wooden decks in the bush and great care has been taken to assure privacy and spectacular views.
Each en-suite unit has a private observation deck from where guests can spot various game species on their way to the water hole.
Guests are woken every morning with the beauty of birdsong. Children are welcome and up to two small children may share with their parents. People come to Chandelier and the Klein Karoo for our great natural beauty in mountainous surroundings, they stay for our warmth and hospitality.
Ostrich Tours and Rides
Guests and day visitors are welcome to join in on our ostrich tours where you are able to learn about the history, production and breeding as well as nesting habits of the ostriches. At the end of the tour guests are able to ride these beautiful birds and enjoy an ostrich race by our ostrich jockeys.
Chandelier hosts a large population of antelope, 23 species in total. If you are lucky, you may spot the elusive black backed jackal or even catch a glimpse of the rare, indigenous leopard. Chandelier consists of 3500 ha of succulent Karoo, river bush veldt and Cape fynbos.
The 122km of land rover tracks make game viewing safaris on Chandelier an unforgettable experience, creating timeless memories. Large numbers of game, such as Sable antelope, lechwe, waterbuck, bontebok and kudu are free roaming the rolling hills. Spot the giraffes from the comfort of the Land Rovers.
Sundowner Bush Dinner (minimum of 6 people)
A perfect ending to an unforgettable day at Chandelier is the popular Sundowner Bush Dinner. Guests are transported to our lapa (shelter) high up in the mountains on open Land Rovers. At the lapa we spoil our guests with sundowners and while the magnificent sunset gives way to the silence of the night, the guides do a traditional South African braai (barbeque), including kudu, ostrich and springbuck.