Welcome to Gondwana Game Reserve on SA-Venues.com, offering accommodation in Mossel Bay, Garden Route.
Gondwanas spectacular landscape with a picturesque mountain backdrop is teaming with game including eland, kudu, red hartebeest, gemsbok as well as cheetah, hippo and the rare and endangered black rhinoceros, among many others. Numerous activities are on offer including game drives in open Land Rovers, Africology spa treatments, Junior Ranger Program for children, as well as mountain biking, and fishing in the reserves 1000 hectare protected area.
Five star, fully inclusive accommodation is provided for couples in deluxe standalone lodge bedrooms and for families or groups in private bush villas all with awe inspiring views. This exclusive reserve offers guests attentive service, chic interiors, gourmet cuisine, expert field guides, and spectacular bush dining. World-class tourist facilities and attractions on Gondwanas doorstep include championship golf courses like Pinnacle Point and Fancourt, great swimming and surfing beaches and attractive coastal towns.
The new Kwena Lodge offers guests 14 stand-alone deluxe bedrooms designed with a modern and luxurious twist on the traditional Khoi-San hut. Each open plan suite is nestled into its spectacular surrounds with 180-degree views of the spectacular surrounds overlooking two waterholes where elephant frequent. The rooms offer sky lights for star gazing, clay pot fireplaces and deep baths to keep you warm upon return from an evening game drive. The spacious lodge facilities include a large infinity pool, chic open-plan lounge and bar, with food and beverage services offered in an elegant dining room set around two open fireplaces or in the outdoor boma.
Enjoy your own luxurious bush home on a private Big 5 game reserve with ample space to take in your natural surroundings. Spacious, double volume open plan living with three en-suite bedrooms. The villas are elegantly appointed in Afro-chic style with spectacular views of the Outeniqua Mountains from your bed or expansive outdoor deck. The elegant villas are for the exclusive use of guests who enjoy the comfort and ease of the open-plan design with spacious outdoor areas.
The Bush villas are ideal for families and groups of friends who want longer stays and the flexibility to enjoy the surrounding Garden Route and its top golf courses and beaches using Gondwana as a base. Gondwana offers different Bush Villa packages to suit your needs. The reserve is 25 minutes to Mossel Bay, 45 minutes from George Airport and four hours drive from Cape Town.
Lehele Lodge is available for gourmet meals, rugby games at the bar, library with computers and expansive outdoor areas including infinity pool. Game drives can be booked with Gondwana΄s expert field guides in open Land Rovers. Walking area available for hiking, fishing, picnics and mountain biking.
Weddings at Gondwana
Situated in the heart of the Garden Route, Gondwana Game Reserve offers an exclusive and spectacular natural setting for your most important day. It is the ultimate venue for the wedding of your dreams with luxury amenities, attentive service, stylish contemporary interiors, and gourmet cuisine.
Gondwana offers a romantic and tranquil experience where guests can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Langeberg mountain range, over 1 000 species of Fynbos, and exhilarating game drives and horse safaris viewing herds of wildlife including the free roaming Big 5. Gondwana delivers an authentic Safari destination accessibly making it easy for your guests to attend whether by car or plane. We guarantee a memorable occasion and will customize every element to make it a special event.
Gondwana Game Reserve offers two boutique lodge venues which can accommodate up to 200 people cocktail style or 100 seated. Various guest accommodation options are available from fully inclusive weekend itineraries including bush braais, game drives and more or bed and breakfast rates. Please contact us for your customized wedding package.
The reserve boasts two luxury lodges - Kwena Lodge; a 5 star bush lodge with 14 stand-alone suites and Lehele Lodge a thatched, modern functions venue and boutique conference centre. There are an additional 11 private bush villas which are available on a fully inclusive or partly inclusive basis on the reserve ranging from 2 to 4 en-suite bedrooms which can be utilized for smaller, more private strategic sessions. We can tailor make overnight, full day and half day conferencing packages, irrespective of which venue you are utilising.
The contemporary conference centre at Lehele Lodge boasts:
A large wooden 5 meter long table seating 18 delegates boardroom style
Break away areas (indoor and out with tables and chairs)
State of the art technology including hi-definition data projector
Custom sized white projector screen
High clarity sound system including microphone
54 inch flat screen TV
Floor to ceiling glass folding doors leading onto outdoor deck with black-out curtains
Two x Apple Mac Flat Screen computers
Wireless internet connectivity
Back of house office support
Ceiling Fans in all areas
Two x fireplaces
Cinema Style 40 pax
School Room 30 pax
Boardroom 18 pax
Fynbos walks, mountain biking in 1000 hectare protected area
Junior Ranger Program
Advanced grocery ordering of food requirements
Meals delivered to your door braai meal, pasta meal, homemade bread, etc
Chef by arrangement
Lunch and dinner by arrangement
Private bush picnics
Preferential golf rates at nearby Pinnacle Point Golf Resort (20 minute drive) and Fancourt (45 minute drive)
Other nearby activities can be arranged for you deep sea fishing and Shark Cage Diving from Mossel Bay Harbour (30 minute drive)
Landline, fax and postal services