5 Reasons to visit Kwandwe Private Game Reserve - blog post image
Wildlife  |  24 May 2019
By Mark Eveleigh

5 Reasons to visit Kwandwe Private Game Reserve

Stepping out onto the veranda for breakfast, you may be greeted by the eerie cough of a leopard hunting somewhere down among the fever trees along the Great Fish River. Kwandwe Private Game Reserve’s atmosphere of luxury is perfectly combined with the casual barefoot feeling of being at home in the bush. On this spectacular Big Five reserve, you’re constantly tempted to be out exploring…and yet such delightfully evocative accommodation convinces you to simply take time to relax - to make yourself at home. Read More

Giraffe battle it out on the reserve - blog post image
Wildlife  |  17 April 2019

Giraffe battle it out on the reserve

Giraffe and zebra are two of the real iconic African animals. When asked what they want to see, our guests usually ask to see both zebra and giraffe alongside the Big Five. Thankfully we have both here at Kwandwe and get to see them frequently.

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Lion Dynamics - blog post image
Wildlife  |  8 April 2019

Lion Dynamics

All families have their own special dynamics, and lions are no different. Kwandwe guide, Ryan Hilier, catches up on the the ebb and flow of life and dominance within the lion prides.

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Become a 'Braai Master'  - blog post image
Camp Life  |  27 March 2019

Become a 'Braai Master'

The word braai (pronounced “brrr-eye” and rhymes with the word “cry”) is an Afrikaans term for a “barbecue” or “roast”. The noble braai is an important social custom in South Africa and unites the country before sporting events, on days celebrating our heritage and of course, when South Africans ...

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Time together - blog post image
Wildlife  |  15 February 2019

Time together

Slow down a little and reignite a true, face to face, connection with family and friends with a private getaway surrounded by nothing but the African bush, open skies and time to enjoy it all together. Away from cumbersome laptops, demanding cellphones and noisy traffic – find quite landscapes, o...

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Kwandwe Private Game Reserve location map

Big Five Game Viewing

Kwandwe is one of the largest private Big Five game viewing areas in South Africa


With 54 000 acres of private wilderness, accommodating a maximum of 52 guests, making Kwandwe one of the highest land:guest ratios in South Africa

Easy Access

Located perfectly for a self-drive or fly-in safari