Botlierskop Private Game Reserve
Situated between the magnificent Outeniqua Mountains and unspoiled beaches of the Indian ocean, in the heart of the Garden Route, the Botlierskop Private Game Reserve ensures its visitors of a unique South African Safari experience.
Room CategoriesStandard Suites, Tented Suites & Family Suites
FoodBreakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation:Tented Lodge: Botlierskop Private Game Reserve's luxury tented suites are situated close to the Moordkuil River. Each tented suite has been carefully incorporated into the surrounding bushveld while a canopy of African trees provide vital shade. The 15 suites are equipped with a mini bar, telephone, safe, coffee & tea making facilities, electrical blanket, heater/air-con, guest amenities, bath robe, slippers and have their own private deck. Raised wooden walkways connect each of the tents to the main Lodge with its spacious lounge and open plan dining area that leads onto an outside open wooden deck. Manor House: The newly renovated air-conditioned Manor House Suites on the reserve are located in the original old farm house, dating back to the mid 1800's, with views of the plains of Botlierskop and is located close to the Botlierskop Tented lodge. At the Manor House we do accept children under the ages of 6.
The 4 bedroom suites in the Manor House consists of 1 Executive Suite, 1 Family Suite and 2 Luxury Suites, each with it's own patio and TV. With a fireplace in the spacious public lounge area as well as outdoors in the courtyard, the Manor House is ideal for large families or for a group of friends.
Activities:Guided Game Drive:
A real Garden Route Safari, experience close encounters with Rhinoceros, Lions (100 ha enclosure), Buffalo, Giraffe, rare Black Impala, Mountain Zebra, Eland and Elephants (trained) and more. The game reserve is 3000 ha and comprises of over 26 different species of animals and more than 200 bird species. Horseback Safaris:
Saddle up for a horseback safari and escape to the majestic mountain valleys and beautiful fynbos for a 1, 2 or 3 hour ride and experience nature like never before. Experience our diverse plant communities including woodlands, coastal and mountain fynbos and renosterveld and spot free roaming wildlife. Elephant Back Ride:
Experience a real African thrill on an elephant's back. During the ride, the guide shares interesting facts about these giants. Touch and photograph these truly amazing animals, marvel at their intelligence or simply sit back and reflect on this unusually harmonious relationship in a beautiful environment.
Restaurants:Tented Lodge Restaurant:The Fire Place Restaurant is situated on a hilly outcrop with uninterrupted views of the bush and river. It has a spacious lounge and open plan dining room that lead out onto a wooden deck. At dinner guests can indulge in fire cooked meals and to round off the evening, they can experience the rhythms of African men and their jembe drums. Day Visitor Restaurant
The Bishop Safari Lodge opened in November 2008. Here day visitors can enjoy all our activities as well as light lunch. All day activities for our day visitors depart from the day centre and there is a wide variety of activities to choose from. View Botlierskop Activities. The Lodge can offer an unforgettable experience as it is ideal for private events, large or small groups and incentive groups.