- Excellent views of Shamwari GR
- Great game drives with Big Five
- Luxury accommodation
- Relaxation Retreat
Eagles Crag Lodge is a premier lodge nestled in a Shamwari cliff-side, and as such offers incredible and private views of the immense surrounding African scenery. It is an excellent choice for honeymooners.
Guest accommodation is comprised of nine luxury suites fashioned from glass and stone. There are seven King-bedded and two twin-bedded suites. Each sleeps a maximum of two adults, and features en-suite facilities, indoor and outdoor showers, a bird-spotting scope, and a private deck with a private plunge pool.
In the main lodge, there is a lounge featuring a fireplace and big-screen television, an upstairs lounge that opens out onto a terrace, a library, and a Relaxation Retreat with two therapy rooms, a hydro bath, steam room, and a sauna. The Lodge also welcomes businesses, and features a Business Centre with WiFi and boardroom that holds up to 18 delegates.
Eagles Crag is just one of many sister lodges in the Shamwari Game Reserve. Like its sister lodges, it offers incredible opportunities to get close to and explore the surrounding wildlife. The Shamwari area is malaria-free, and has many green initiatives and animals that roam free around it, offering guests a great opportunity to experience the wildlife organically. Game Drives are one of the best ways to explore the surrounding plains. On these, guests can expect to spot elephants, giraffe, hippo, buffalo, zebra, lion, wildebeest, antelope, and hyena, with chance to also see White and Black Rhino, leopard, cheetah, and wild dog.
There are also many opportunities for guests to learn more about the area and local conservation efforts at the Rhino Awareness Centre, Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, and the Born Free Big Cat Rescue Centre, some of an array of resident efforts to prevent poaching and conserve dwindling game populations.
Service rating : Brian and Lisa made sure everything was taken care of on our South African trip. We didn't have to worry about anything, but showing up and enjoying our trip. Thank you, Tourdust!
Product : We has a great time and everything met our expectations.
verified review for Cape Town & Kruger Safari on 19 September 2016
We had a fantastic trip thanks to your organisation! No problems encountered at all! Simbavarti were a joy to stay and explore with; the hotel in Capetown perfectly positioned to allow us to walk to the conference, and Camps bay accommodation was just lovely. The flights, transfers and staff we met along the way we're all very friendly and helpful. Having a car at the end was a perfect finale. My 10 yr old daughter came home with new insights on the world.
I had been meaning on my return to email you, but launched straight back into a weekend oncall and business as usual, so thanks for emailing.
I have sung your praises to friends and family!
verified review for Cape Town & Kruger Safari on 05 May 2016
Service rating : Good engagement and all comments were incorporated in the itinerary proposal. Good availability and plenty of patience to accommodate changes. Clear itinerary and details about accommodations and activities. Could have been improved with SatNav details when places were in more remote places.
Product : Many of the places we stayed were really exclusive and I would not have been able to find them independently so it was a great service from Tour Dust.
verified review for Classic Garden Route For Families on 06 April 2016