The 5-star Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, part of Shamwari Group, situated in the Klein Karoo, a leisurely 3 hour drive from Cape Town, is offering guests 50% off standard rates at three of its luxury lodges - Dwyka Tented Lodge, the historical Tilney Manor and the family friendly Gondwana Lodge over the Wildflower Season from August to September 2012.
During the Wildflower Season guests can enjoy an annual flora extravaganza when a kaleidoscope of lush wildflowers cover a vast area of the reserve. Five specific wildflowers have been noted which include Bushman’s Poison Bulb (Boophane disticha), Babies Bottoms (Gibbaeum heathii), Wild Rosemary (Eriocephalus spp.), Butter Tree known as Botterboom (Tylecodon paniculatus) and the Karoo Boer Bean (Schotia afra).
Guests can also enjoy two unique biomes on Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, Fynbos biomes and succulent Karoo, which are known as biodiversity hotpots and are the richest and most threatened reservoirs of plant and animal life on earth. Patches of flourishing sub-tropical thicket, rivers and floodplain habitats can also be seen on the reserve.
In order to take up the 50% off special, guests must book and pay within 7 days, subject to availability. This special offer includes five star accommodation, all meals, selected beverages and two game drives per night booked. It does not include transfers or spa treatments.