Gondwana Game Reserve Accommodation Mossel Bay
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  • Property TypeGame Lodge
  • Guests76
  • Rooms/Units21
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

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Gondwana Game Reserve is a highly recommended Garden Route game lodge providing a wildlife experience for discerning tourists visiting Garden Route.

About Gondwana Game Reserve

Less than a four-hour drive from Cape Town International Airport, along South Africa’s scenic Garden Route, the award winning Gondwana Game Reserve provides the perfect luxury safari getaway for Cape Town visitors. Located on South Africa’s popular Garden Route, the 11 000-hectare (26 000 acre), private, malaria-free game reserve offers a distinctive and authentic free roaming, Big 5 safari.

World-class tourist facilities and attractions on Gondwana’s doorstep include championship golf courses like Pinnacle Point and Fancourt, great swimming and surfing beaches and attractive coastal towns.

At a Glance

  • All of the Big 5
  • Guided game drives included
  • Safari / bush walks by arrangement
  • Conservation fee applicable
  • Kids' programme

Accommodation

Luxurious accommodation is provided in romantic, stand-alone safari suites or bush villas ideal for families, all with awe inspiring views of the mountainous landscape and passing wildlife.

For couples looking for a romantic spoil, deluxe accommodation is offered in Kwena Lodge, a modern and luxurious twist on the traditional Khoi-San dwelling. 14 open plan suites are nestled into the spectacular surrounds with 180-degree mountain views overlooking a waterhole and include wood burning fireplaces and luxurious bathrooms.

Family or group accommodation is ideally provided in spacious luxury bush villas which are privately situated with awe-inspiring views of the surrounding Outeniqua Mountains from your expansive deck. The villas include 3 or 4 en-suite bedrooms with an open plan lounge, dining and kitchen area.

Please see the individual lodge and suite descriptions, with photographs, below, to assist you with your choice.

Experience

Full board and half board packages are offered including gourmet meals in a variety of locations and daily game drives in open Game Viewing vehicles with expert field guides. Enjoy exhilarating game drives with expert field guides encountering lion, elephant, giraffe, Cape buffalo, hippo, and herds of antelope.

Gondwana Game Reserve offers guests attentive service, superb cuisine, inspiring interiors, expert game rangers, and an array of activities including game drives, mountain biking, guided bush walks, Africology spa treatments, conservation activities and the popular Junior Ranger Program for children.

Junior Ranger Program

The Junior Ranger Program is inclusive for all families on a full board or half board package and includes educational game drives, interactive activities, Junior Ranger packs and a completion certificate. The younger children’s activities are based mainly around the lodge to stay closer to parents. Children will receive a fun Junior Ranger’s backpack and cool safari activity booklet to fill in throughout their stay. During game drives and other activities with their dedicated ranger, kids will be taught how to identify mammals, birds, Fynbos species, and even identify the stars!

Nearby Attractions

World-class tourist facilities and attractions on Gondwana’s doorstep include championship golf courses at Pinnacle Point, Fancourt, and Simola, great swimming and surfing beaches and the attractive coastal towns of Mossel Bay, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay. For adventure seeking travelers ziplining, exploring caves, deep sea fishing, shark cage diving and parasailing are some of the activities on offer in the area.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Health spa
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi

Transfers

  • Other transfers available

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Kwena Lodge Rooms

The stand-alone bedroom suites are designed with a modern and luxurious twist on the traditional Khoi-San “hut” for romantic safari accommodation. Each open plan suite is nestled into its spectacular surrounds with 180-degree views of the spectacular mountains and Fynbos scenery, sky lights for star gazing, replaces and deep baths to keep you warm upon return from an evening game drive. Lodge facilities: infinity pool with bar service and covered loungers, open-plan lounge and bar area, reception and curio shop, tented bush spa, elegant African restaurant, covered dining veranda, and outdoor dining boma. Large bathroom with rain shower, deep bath with picture window, double sinks and separate toilet room. Indoor seating area by replace, separate dressing area, and private covered patio with double lounger. King or Twin Beds, 100% cotton linen, bath towels and bathrobes, Non-allergenic pillows, hairdryer, tea station and bar fridge. In-room safety-deposit box, electricity: AC 220V, free WIFI. Twice-daily housekeeping with turn downs

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathrobes  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 14
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Enjoy your own luxurious bush home on a private Big Five game reserve with ample outdoor space to take in your natural surroundings in the comfort and ease of an open-plan design. Private Bush Villa packages from B&B and Daily Game Drive to full board including all meals and 2 game drives daily are on offer. This is a great alternative for families and groups that wish to have longer stays and accessibility to enjoy the surrounding Garden Route while using Gondwana as a base. Bush Villas located +-5-10 km from Kwena Lodge and require self-drive to the lodge for meals and game drives on roads suitable for a 2x4 vehicle.; Villas are approximately 250m2 in size and ideal for families and groups. Villa facilities include: Open plan, double volume lounge, kitchen and dining area with thatch roof and TV/DVD Expansive deck with BBQ and magni cent valley and mountain views. Bedrooms with king or twin beds, seating areas, replaces (Fynbos Villas only) and private deck areas; En-suite bathrooms with walk in shower, deep bath, double sinks, 100% cotton linen, bath towels and bathrobes, Non-allergenic pillows, hairdryer, tea station and bar fridge. In-room safety-deposit box, electricity: AC 220V, free Wi-FI and twice-daily housekeeping with turn downs.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathrobes  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 7
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Fynbos Villas

The Fynbos Villas have a well-deserved reputation for being the ideal nature reserve accommodation for memorable family holidays. These elegantly appointed villas offer privacy, space and accessibility and are kitted out with everything you and your family need to forget the real world and allow the tranquility and serenity of the bushveld to take over. Offering comfort and convenience with a full kitchen, en-suite bedrooms, at screen TV with DVD player and a large outdoor deck. We even offer a la carte catering and babysitting services at the villas, with gourmet meals and game drives provided at the main lodge as part of the your accommodation package. Villa facilities include: Open plan, double volume lounge, kitchen and dining area with thatch roof, replace and TV/DVD. Expansive deck with BBQ and magni cent valley and mountain views. Bedrooms with king or twin beds, seating areas, replaces (Fynbos Villas only) and private deck areas; En-suite bathrooms with walk in shower, deep bath, double sinks, 100% cotton linen, bath towels and bathrobes, Non-allergenic pillows, hairdryer, tea station and bar fridge. In-room safety-deposit box, electricity: AC 220V, free Wi-Fi and twice-daily housekeeping with turn downs.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathrobes  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 2
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Includes:
Full Board package: Morning and afternoon game drive, breakfast, lunch and dinner and afternoon tea daily. Junior Ranger Experience for children 6 years and over.

Excludes:
Conservation Fee
Beverages
Any other costs incurred during your stay

Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

What an amazing stay. The views were stunning and the accommodation was lovely. We would love to visit again. Great for a romantic break.

March 2018

Sasha Green (Johannesburg)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren under the age of 12 years old are accommodated in Luxury Bush Villas with their familiies.

Closest airport(s)George Airport - 55km
Cape Town International - 400km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

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Listed on SA-Venues.com since June 2012

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