For a stress-relieving Getaway in one of the most beautiful settings in the world, visit Gondwana Game Reserve near Cape Town and immerse yourself in the wild beauty of the natural surroundings.


This Western Cape Game Reserve is accessibly situated 25 minutes outside the charming coastal town of Mossel Bay, and a scenic four-hour drive from Cape Town. George Airport is only a 45-minute drive from the game reserve (transfers can be arranged through Bucket List Africa as well as car hire if you want to self drive) with daily flights from Johannesburg International Airport (JNB, O. R. Tambo) and Cape Town International Airport

The award winning Gondwana Game Reserve provides the perfect safari break South Africa
Residents & International guests.

The 11,000 hectare private game reserve offers a distinctive and luxurious malaria-free
safari experience.

Indigenous Fynbos vegetation cloaks the undulating valleys, adding vivid colour and interest to a Big Five wilderness experience, (lion, buffalo, elephant, rhino, and leopard). Herds of wildlife including eland, giraffe, hippo, cheetah and zebra. 

Full board and half board packages are offered including gourmet meals in a variety of locations and daily game drives in open Game Viewing vehicles with expert field guides. The private free roaming Big Five game reserve is home to 15 antelope species, 17 predator species and 1000 species of fynbos. A 1 200 hectare protected endangered species area provides the ideal environment for mountain biking, fishing, and hiking.

Gondwana’s popular Junior Ranger Program is included for children with a custom activity backpack including educational safari booklet and various activity modules completed throughout their stay.

Gondwana Game Reserve, situated in the Western Cape’s picturesque Garden Route, offers a diverse selection of Luxury Safari Lodge Accommodation from romantic Private Suites to Private Villa Rentals – perfect for families.

Lodge facilities include:

  • Infinity pool with bar service and covered loungers, open-plan lounge and bar area
  • Reception
  • Curio shop
  • Tented bush spa
  • Multiple elegant indoor and outdoor dining locations
  • Free Wi-Fi access in all guest rooms and lodge areas.
  • Electricity 220 volts

Fun and educational Junior Ranger Program for children including custom activity book and various
activity modules such as:

  • tracking
  • fishing
  • star gazing
  • exhilarating game drives
  • mountain biking

For the adults & children over the age of 6 (unless in a private vehicle):

  • Fishing
  • Conservation activities
  • Botanical conservation experience
  • Africology spa treatments
  • Game drives
  • Mountain biking
  • Guided Bush Walks
  • Birding