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Swartberg Private Game Lodge

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Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Oudtshoorn, Western Cape
In the heart of the Little Karoo, below the majestic Swartberg Mountains, lies the exclusive Swartberg Private Game Lodge. Villa rental includes a daily game drive on a wildlife estate, which boasts an abundance and variety of game. Explore a unique, ecologically diverse environment from the comfort of a Karoo-colonial style Lodge.

Default booking accommodates 2 guests per bedroom, either king or twin. Up to five bedrooms (10 adults). More bedrooms available only by special arrangement.

Daily game drives are included, allowing guests to explore the malaria-free wildlife estate. The estate is home to nearly twenty species of large mammal, including the largest antelope of all, the Eland. Kudu, Oryx, Nyala, Wildebeest, Hartebeest, Blesbok, Springbok, Impala, Lechwe and Giraffe are easily viewed, among others. The endangered Cape Moun...
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Listing #FKN3636390
About the Owner
Arlene L
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2012
Interaction with guests
Unfortunately we are not at the property, however our caretaker, Cowen, will meet you, hand over keys, and ensure that you are familiar with the property. He will also take you out on a game drive each day. Our two ladies will ensure that the rooms and kitchen are clean and tidy - leaving you the chance to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings!
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Swartberg Game Lodge. The accommodation is perfect and very luxurious. Our game drives with Cowen were brilliant both for the animals we saw and the stunning scenery. We also booked the chef and the food was delicious. I wouldn’t...More

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Arlene_Laing, VR Owner at Swartberg Private Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, the lodge and its environment! Arlene

Reviewed 29 January 2018

The lodge is set in the foothills of the Swartberg mountains. It is off the beaten track but that's what we loved about it. The accommodation is excellent quality and the pool is fantastic. It was easily the best accommodation of our stay in South...More

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Arlene_Laing, VR Owner at Swartberg Private Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and would love to welcome you back in the future!

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

One of the best secret place in the most beautiful valley at the foot hill of the Swartberg Comfortable rooms, kitchen all equiped for self catering, enternaining space for friends. Had the most stunning time and will come back.

Thank Roam722447
Arlene_Laing, VR Owner at Swartberg Private Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to be able to welcome you back in the not too distant future! Thank you for your review.

  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (5)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(5)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    5 Full baths
    2 Twins
    5 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 67,143 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Located on a wildlife estate, bordering part of a World Heritage Site (Cape Floristic Region), there is an abundance of easily viewed and varied game species. With no large predators, it is safe to explore the area on foot.
The vegetation is varied, and there is a wide variety of bird species.

Spectacular mountain scenery provides food for the soul.
A haven for the nature lover....
Car recommended
How to get there
Please check carefully which route is best, and chat to me before if necessary. Simply entering GPS co-ordinates takes you through a shorter, but more difficult unpaved road. Directions are available from either the Calitzdorp side, or from Oudtshoorn.
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