If you are looking for a luxurious experience, surrounded by the peace and tranquility
of the African bush, far from the distractions of the modern world, where the only
disturbance is the call of the magnificent fish eagle piercing the morning skies
and the lazy flow of The Great Fish River far below, then Huntshoek Game Lodge is
the place for you.
Feel yourself unwind as the bush surroundings melt away your stress; recharge your
batteries while reveling in the abundance of gentle wildlife and the serenity of
communing with nature.
Huntshoek Game Lodge is situated in South Africa's Eastern Cape, some 43 km east
of the historic city of Grahamstown. This position makes it an easy, one and a half
hours drive from the East London Airport.
The Eastern Cape is malaria-free, abounds with natural attractions and has the highest
concentration of history and cultural interaction in South Africa. Huntshoek Game
Lodge, being in the heart of Frontier Country, is perfectly situated to explore this
rich historical and cultural heritage.
Lodges boast sparkling swimming pools, central lounge and dining areas, and decks
overlooking rugged yet magnificent scenery.
There are 5 large thatched chalets, each with a private deck and a magnificent view
of the Fish River. The chalets consist of double rooms with en-suite bathrooms and
open air showers for the adventurous.
Rooms are equipped with tea & coffee making facilities and hairdryers but there are
no radios or televisions in order to keep your experience an authentic one!
This camp is set in beautiful countryside approximately 50km from the town of Grahamstown
in the Eastern Cape. The scenic drive through the Valley Bushveld on route to Woodlands
is about two and a half hours drive from East London airport.
Accommodation at this camp consists of Colonial style stone buildings constructed
by English settlers in the early 1800`s. This magnificent craftsmanship is a part
of great history in the well know “FRONTIER COUNTRY” of the Eastern Cape. The rooms
are tastefully decorated in an African theme and each is equipped with electricity
and an on-suite bathroom. Camp staff have been living on the property for generations
and each is well trained and dedicated to making your stay a rewarding experience.
A central dining and bar area provides a welcome place for relaxation after a long
days hunting with an adjacent fire pit and lapa where tales of the days hunt and
other hunting adventures can be shared around the fire. The camp offers sweeping
views of the surrounding hills and is located in an area where a rich diversity of
plains game can be hunted.
Woodlands boasts with one of the biggest herds of Black Wildebeest in the area and
the incredible sight of 400 Black Wildebeest teaming up with 400 Blesbuck is almost
Haga Haga Beach Cottage:
Haga Haga Beach Lodge is situated on the Eastern Cape Wild Coast, about an hour’s
drive from the East London airport.
The panoramic sea view is set in a fairytale garden surrounded by indigenous “sea
bush”. This quaint private cottage is 50m from the sea and private beach. A 10 minute
stroll along the sea front will bring you to the main swimming beach and lagoon.
The view is absolutely breath-taking and you are able to catch sightings of dolphins
and whales at play in the wild Indian Ocean. The indigenous game is totally undisturbed
in this natural environment.
There are four comfortable and spacious double rooms equipped with two main bath
rooms. This cottage is a traditional South African style beach cottage, a perfect
getaway for the whole family.
Golf enthusiast will be delighted to know that we have a golf course within the boundaries
of the resort. At the end of the ninth hole, a refreshing drink will await you in
the Club House, where meals are also available. The rock angling here is outstanding.
Fine catches like bluefish, silver steenbras, kob galjoen and shark can be expected
when the sea conditions are favorable. Horse-riding can be enjoyed by both young
and old, and it still remains the best way of exploring the country-side.
Note: this is not a hunting lodge but a beach cottage for a family getaway.
There are many clients who book this cottage to relax and unwind for a few days after
a hunting trip and participate in the activities mentioned above.
Stanley Lodge is situated in the Makanzana Valley, approximately two and three quarter
hours’ drive, North West of East London airport, near the town of Adelaide, in the
Eastern Cape Province of South Africa.
This spectacular region is surrounded by the Winterberg Mountains, which rise to
over 7700ft above sea level, forming a barrier to the moisture laden winds blowing
from the coast. The Mankazana River meanders through this mountainous wilderness,
creating a mixed terrain of deep ravines, thickly wooded slopes and undulating country
between the mountain ridges. South of the town of Adelaide, the foothills of the
Winterberg give way to more gentle country, comprising small hills, separated by
dry river courses and lightly wooded savannah grasslands.
Stanley lodge is a luxurious, out of Africa style farm lodge with wide veranda, swimming
pool and open air fire place. The lodge has a modern kitchen, large dining room
and spacious living area. Accommodation consists of 4 comfortable double rooms,
all with en suite bathrooms.
Mbila Bush Camp:
Mbila Bush Camp is situated on the Mankazana River, stunning in simplicity and attention
to detail. Set among wild willow trees between river pools and giant rocks, the lodge
sleeps 6, in three separate units, with solar lighting and gas cooking/heating. Mbila
is compact yet spacious - although tucked away against a cliff face, the exterior
wooden decks give an unsurpassed view of sunsets, while overlooking the Mankazana
In short, this is an ideal venue for those wishing to experience the outdoor living
of Africa, but with the necessary basic comforts provided.
Mbila Bush Camp is situated approximately two and three quarter hours’ drive, North
West of East London airport, near the town of Adelaide, in the Eastern Cape Province
of South Africa.