Garden Route Game lodge

The picturesque Garden Route Game Lodge lies just a 3.5-hour drive from Cape Town against the backdrop of the Langeberg mountain range, along the famous Garden Route. The Game Reserves boasts 3300 hectares of beautifully lush African landscapes packed with indigenous flora and wildlife roaming freely in their natural habitat.  The Garden Route Game Lodge is home to the Big 5 as well as a variety of wildlife including giraffe, zebra, bontebok, red hartebeest, impala, springbuck, kudu, and eland.  There is also a large bird colony and bird watching can be enjoyed both on safari drives and from the lodge itself.


The safari drives are taken by experienced rangers and game drives take place twice daily in open 4×4 vehicles providing unobstructed photographic opportunities.  Accompanied by an expert ranger, your morning safari includes a coffee stop and late afternoon drives are a spectacular display of African sunsets with a sundowner out in the wild. The Garden Route Game Reserve houses a remarkable 4-star lodge with stunning views over the landscapes of the conservation area. The service and hospitality are first-class with delicious African and international cuisine included in the lodge offering.


There are multiple accommodation options spread out over the reserve offering family suites, lodge rooms, and private luxury chalets with private decks and plunge pools.  With a host of interesting activities, guests can enjoy breath-taking views from the swimming pool, unwind at the spa, and take a night safari exploring the nocturnal creatures of the wild.


  • Guided bushwalks
  • Night safari (R300 pp)
  • Guided reptile tour
  • Picnics (R400 pp)
  • Kids on Safari program
  • Swimming pool
  • Kiddies pool
  • Bird watching
  • Spa


  • Close to Cape Town
  • Big 5 safari
  • Private dinners
  • Spectacular Garden Route location & scenery

Closest airport

  • George International airport 82km
  • Cape Town International 329km

Children policy

Children of all ages are welcome at the game reserve and on the game drives. More Details

  • Children sharing between 6 and 12 years pay 50% of the adult sharing rate
  • Children between 3 and 5 years pay 50% of the adult sharing rate
  • Children under 3 are free
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2 x Game drives per day, selected activities, all meals, and sun-downers on the game drives.


Drinks, additional activities, spa treatments, and transfers.


Low: 01 May  – 30 September

High: 01 October – 19 December

Peak: 20 December – 10 January

Terms & conditions

  • Rates are per person sharing, per night
  • Single supplement of 50% applicable

Accommodation Options

Lodge Rooms

Sleeps 2 Adults, 1 child

Lodge rooms each boast their own private patio with beautiful views over landscaped gardens. Easy access to the two lodge swimming pools makes for glorious relaxing summer days in the bushveld. En-suite bathrooms offer his and hers vanities, bath, shower, Read more slippers, and bathrobes. Extra luxuries include air-conditioning, television, a fully stocked mini-bar, and coffee machine. Family options on request. Less

Refer to seasons and T&C's above

Peak season CA$ 269 per per person, per night
High Season CA$ 178 per person, per night
Low Season CA$ 143 per person, per night


Sleeps 2 Adults

These secluded luxury units overlook the magnificent valleys or a water hole perfect for game viewing without having to leave your suite. The luxury chalets exudes eco contemporary elegance with magnificent sunset views from the private viewing deck. Read more En-suite bathrooms with a shower are complimented with amenities, bathrobes, and slippers. Each unit is air-conditioned, has a fully stocked mini-bar, and coffee machine. Family options are available. Less

Refer to seasons and T&C's above

Peak season CA$ 295 per per person, per night
High Season CA$ 195 per person, per night
Low Season CA$ 155 per person, per night

Luxury Suites

Sleeps 2 Adults, 2 children

The free-standing luxury suites boast a beautiful private deck from which to enjoy scenic views of the game reserve. Select suites also have their own private use plunge pool. En-suite rooms have a freestanding bath, shower, and double vanity as well Read moreas an outdoor bath and shower. Additional thoughtful luxuries include bath amenities, a stocked mini-bar, cozy fireplace, air-conditioning, television, tea, and coffee. Family options are available. Less

Refer to seasons and T&C's above

Peak season CA$ 441 per per person, per night
High Season CA$ 302 per person, per night
Low Season CA$ 242 per person, per night

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Getting there

By Road

The reserve is a 90-minute drive from George, or a 3.5-hour drive from Cape Town, both on the scenic N2 highway through the Garden Route from which you will turn to the reserve entrance.



Flights from all major centres in South Africa to George airport.


Flight Duration

  • Cape Town to George: 50 minutes
  • Johannesburg to George: 2 hours
  • Durban to George: 1 hour 50 minutes