About the Hotel
There is no place more magical than the Shamwari Game Reserve and its 5-star, malaria-free, Big-5 game experience! One of South Africa's premiere game reserve's, Shamwari offers a selection of luxury lodges and includes all meals, select beverages and game drives. Wake up to the sights and sounds of the Big-5 and get up close To Lions, White and Black Rhinos, Leopards, Buffalo and Elephants with your highly trained personal game ranger. You can also kick back and relax in-between the action and lounge by the pool or enjoy a massage or spa treatment. Shamwari will not only pamper you but provide you an experience of a lifetime. After a few days in the bush, a trip to the Oceana Reserve is exactly what the doctor ordered! Just a short drive from Shamwari and you will be transformed to a place unlike any other where the bush meets the beach! Enjoy breathtaking views of the Indian ocean, whale watching, fine dining, and unique game drives in the beach landscape. All meals, select beverages and game drives are included and you can also enjoy the pool, fitness center, game room and spa at your leisure. Oceana is the perfect ending to a Big-5 experience!
Your journey begins in the majestic Constantia Wine valley at the Last Word Constantia. Just a few minutes away from world famous restaurants and vineyards and only a short drive from the V&A waterfront, The Last Word Constantia provides the look and feel of a private villa with personalized 5-star service. Your journey then takes you into the magical city of Paarl in the Cape Winelands to one of South Africa's most iconic properties - The Grande Roche. Explore, touch and taste from the on-site vineyard or venture out for a private tour of any of the many neighboring private estates. Dine at the world famous Bosman's restaurant, winner of many awards for its food and wine selection or relax by the pool and snack at Bistro Allegro. From the Winelands you will move up through the "Little Karoo" where you will arrive at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve. At Sanbona you will continue your 5-star experience as you enjoy big-5 game including some of the only free-roaming White Lions in the world. At Sanbona all meals, select beverages and game drives are included in your stay. In between the big game viewing you can also choose to relax poolside or enjoy a massage or spa treatment in our wellness center. Sanbona will leave you longing to return and with a greater appreciation for the amazing wildlife that inhabit the "Little Karoo."