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Lobengula Lodge - mini suite pool deck

Lobengula, Shamwari Private Game Reserve

Contemporary Safari lodge


Short description

An intimate lodge offering a taste of authentic Africa


Recommended for:
Natural world | Off the beaten track | Relaxation | Safari | Wildlife


Described as a beautiful, tranquil space, Villa Lobengula is tucked away in the Valley Bushveld. Villa Lobengula is a place where the soul can rejuvenate and rest, whilst experiencing authentic Africa. Located within the 25,000 hectare of Shamwari Eastern Cape, Port Elizabeth International Airport is situated 88.5km away.


An intimate lodge; Lobengula offer only six suites, sleeping a maximum of two guests per site. Two twin/king bedded junior suites each feature a private plunge pool, alongside three twin/king bedded junior suites and the King bed Chief Suite, featuring a private plunge pool, lounge and fireplace. All suites include air-conditioning, en-suite facilities, private patio area and in and outdoor shower facilities.


Lavish meals are served either on the main deck or in the outside boma, with staff trained in ensuring the highest quality of service and satisfaction. Staff at Villa Lobengula endeavour to support local communities and farmers in order to encourage sustainable development, therefore, guests are provided with home grown fresh and organic produce.  Lobengula also holds a selection of fine South African Wines and can offer picnics and private dining.


Some of the facilities and features offered by Villa Lobengula include a swimming pool, Tsala meditation deck, yoga studio, fitness room, library collection, central media room and sanctuary, boasting a range of holistic therapies, a steam room and sauna. Game drives are carried out during the morning and evening, with a guided game ranger in an open game viewing vehicle. Often regarded as the highlight of the tour, opportunities to spot the Big Five, alongside a vast range of other species are all a feature of the game drives. Guided game walks can be arranged as part of your African trip, with the chance to view fauna and flora from an entirely new perspective.

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