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Shamwari Long Lee Manor: Shamwari Private Game Reserve

4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,608

FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Enjoy several days on safari in the Shamwari Private Game Reserve near Port Elizabeth. Enjoy luxury accommodations in Edwardian-style suites and head on morning and afternoon game drives to spot the Big Five and rare bird species.

This 4-day South Africa safari takes you to a private game reserve in the country’s south. It features first-class accommodations and small group game drives. 

Transfer from Port Elizabeth to Shamwari Private Game Reserve, 45ha of private land stretching across five eco-systems. Staying at the 4-star Longlee Manor, you’ll enjoy newly-redesigned Edwardian-style suites and elegant surroundings as you spend several days on game drives through the reserve. Each morning, rise at dawn for a game drive to see some of the Big Five, which all live on the reserve. Return for a breakfast back at the camp and relax around the pool before heading out on an afternoon drive to catch predators as they wake up to start stalking their dinner. In addition to the Big Five, the reserve is known for its exceptional bird species, including secretary birds, African spoonbills, and greater double-collar sunbirds. If you have kids in tow, you can also take advantage of the Kids on Safari programme which educates children about conservation and tailors safari activities to their unique interests. 

After one final game drive on your last morning, you’ll bid the reserve farewell and return to Port Elizabeth to connect to your next destination.


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4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,608

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Day 1

Port Elizabeth to Shamwari Private Game Reserve

Transfer by road from Port Elizabeth to the Shamwari Private Game Reserve.

Overlooking the magnificent plains of Shamwari you’ll find the exquisite Longlee Manor. This newly redesigned lodge boasts Edwardian styled suites and a stupendous rim-flow pool. Longlee Manor redefines elegance in nature.

In addition to the rolling landscapes, the extravagant Longlee Manor boasts the original Manor House and offers several unique features that will keep you comfortable during your stay.

The accommodation is tastefully designed to enhance its location, while the Manor House has been lovingly restored to pay homage to the area’s rich heritage, adding a bit of romance to any stay.

Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner
Duration3 Nights

Shamwari Longlee Manor

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    Shamwari Longlee Manor

    Shamwari Private Game Reserve is home to Africa's Big 5 (elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard), is malaria free and is situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. This reserve has received numerous international awards, including the World's Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve …

    Shamwari Private Game Reserve is home to Africa's Big 5 (elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard), is malaria free and is situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. This reserve has received numerous international awards, including the World's Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve for many consecutive years. Shamwari is about conserving a vanishing way of life and is the realisation of one man's dream, and the success of many people's passion. Steeped in pioneer history, and dating back to the time when a multitude of game roamed wild and free, the 25 000 hectare reserve boasts five eco-systems, thus enabling the support of many forms of plant, animal and bird life.


    • Bar(s)
    • Conference Facilities
    • Gift Shop
    • Internet Access
    • Lounge(s)
    • Pool (s)
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi

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Days 2 - 3

Shamwari Private Game Reserve

Up at dawn for your early morning game drive! Of course, the less energetic are welcome to sleep late! Search out a multitude of animals including lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, leopard and cheetah, together with a wealth of antelope and birds interacting in their natural environment.

Return to camp for a hearty breakfast, relax around the pool or talk with your ranger and mingle with the guests.

Your afternoon game drive takes you well into the evening. Return to your lodge for another sumptuous dinner. 

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4

Shamwari Private Game Reserve to Port Elizabeth

This morning time permitting you depart on the final game drive of your South Africa safari with the hope of spotting that extra special sighting. Return to the lodge for breakfast. Depart by road for Port Elizabeth in time for your flight to the next stop on your South Africa vacation.

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  • Private arrival and departure transfers from Port Elizabeth Airport
  • 3 nights first-class accommodations at Shamwari Long Lee Manor
  • 2 shared activities per day at Long Lee Manor including:
    • Early morning and afternoon game drives (max 6 guests per vehicle)*
    • Guided bush walks
    • Visits to Educational Centres
  • Entrance fees
  • Conservation levy
  • South Africa VAT
  • Selected local beverages (excluding French champagne and premium brands)
  • 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners

*Please note maximum vehicle capacities are subject to change without prior notice.


  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Meals & beverages not explicitly listed as included
  • Gratuities
  • Optional excursions
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Visa fees if applicable


Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

26 May 2023
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