Luxury Tented Safari
At Shamwari Game Reserve, we strive to deliver a safari experience that leaves you feeling revitalised, refreshed and relaxed. And, for a safari experience with a difference, our guests can stay in the luxury tented accommodation at Bayethe Lodge.
The name for this Shamwari lodge comes from the African greeting, pronounced “By-ye-ti”. The English translation for this word is “I salute you” and is one of the warmest welcomes in the African culture in this area of the country.
For a luxurious, malaria-free experience, look no further than Bayethe Tented Lodge. This tented paradise offers guests the opportunity to immerse themselves in utter tranquillity, surrounded by the rich vegetation of this unique location that provides privacy and a feeling of seclusion with spectacular views of the African bush.
Each of the 12 detached tents can sleep a maximum of 2 adults. There are 2 tented room types to choose from when booking your stay at Shamwari Bayethe Lodge, namely:
These 3 superior tents have been fitted with top-quality amenities for optimum comfort, which include:
- Plunge pool
- Private deck
- En-suite bathroom with indoor bath and outdoor shower
- Television with selected channels
- Private mini bar
The 9 luxury tents have been fitted with top-quality amenities for optimum comfort, which include:
This accommodation choice is fully catered for with comfortable amenities, such as:
- Air conditioning
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- En-suite bathrooms of which 6 tents have outdoor showers & 3 have indoor showers.
- Electronic safe
- Fitted international adaptors
- International dial telephone
- Plunge pool
- Electric blankets
- Private minibar
In addition to the individual tents, this lodge also offers a communal area, in which the facilities include:
- Bush Relaxation Retreat
- Gift boutique
- Central lounge area
- In and outdoor dining facilities
- Outdoor deck with swimming pool
ACTIVITIES AT SHAMWARI
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CHECK IN & CHECK OUT TIMES
Check in is at 13h00 / Check out is by 11h00.
GPS CO-ORDINATES OF BAYETHE TENTED LODGE
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If you get lost and need a pointer in the right direction, contact us on +27 (0) 42 203 1111.
We do offer a chauffeur driven transfer at an additional fee that is booked when you make your reservation with us.
If flying in to our private landing strip, you and your party receive a free transfer to your lodge.
WHAT DO I NEED TO PACK?
As Shamwari is a malaria free area, there is no need for you to pack any preventative tablets or syrup, other than your prescription medication. However, we do highly recommend that you bring:
- Cameras, lenses and binoculars
- Light clothing for summer safaris
- Bathing suits for the pool areas
- Walking shoes
- Sunscreen and hats
- Warmer clothing for winter stays
There are gift boutiques at Shamwari where you are able to purchase some items of clothing in case you forget anything.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When you book your stay at Shamwari Game Reserve, we want you to be as prepared as possible for your African safari holiday. Please read through our list of frequently asked questions, which we hope will help you plan for your safari adventure.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you are unsure about anything or require further information on booking procedure or for your stay