Long Lee Manor, South African Safaris at Shamwari Game Reserve

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Long Lee Manor Luxury Lodge

"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 Long Lee Manor Lodge"

  • Grading: 5 Star 

Children of all ages are welcome.

Address: Shamwari Game Reserve, Eastern Cape Province

Bed capacity: 10 Suites and 5 luxury rooms (30 guests)


Long Lee Manor at Shamwari Game Reserve is a perfect venue for both business, family, and other groups, as well as for your annual holiday.

Verandas, overlooking the beautiful gardens, pools, and the wide plains teeming with wildlife, form part of this Edwardian-style manor. The perfect place to include in your African safari holiday.

A luxurious, malaria-free safari holiday experience awaits you at Long Lee Manor. This Edwardian lodge offers the opportunity to appreciate the rich vegetation of this unique place where you can enjoy spectacular views of the African bush.

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Gracious Living from a Bygone Era

This grand Manor House has fifteen twin bedded rooms and can sleep up to thirty adults. The Manor House is a good place for a luxurious getaway for either larger groups or a romantic couple. We can convert the twin beds into Super King beds when needed.

There are ten suites and five luxury rooms of which one is suitable for physically impaired guests. There are 2 tented room types to choose from when booking your stay at Shamwari Long Lee Manor Lodge

  • Air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • En-suite bathroom with separate shower
  • Electronic safe
  • Patio or balcony
  • Private mini bar
  • Fitted international adaptors
  • Television with selected satellite channels
  • International dial telephone
  • Private minibar

This 5-star accommodation has unique features that keep you comfortable, including:

  • 2 swimming pools
  • Gift boutique
  • Fitness centre and steam room
  • Relaxation Retreat
  • In and outdoor dining facilities
  • Conference facility for up to 35 delegates
  • WiFi

Game Drive Safaris

We offer a morning safari as well as an evening safari with knowledgeable and passionate-about-wildlife guides. While on safari, take in the beautiful landscape views, the plant, bird and wildlife scenes that you will experience on the way. See birds of prey or spot one or more of the Big 5 from the comfort and safety of your open game vehicle. After enjoying the safari, return to the lodge for an enjoyable breakfast or dinner.

Spa treatments

Long Lee Manor boasts our own Bush Relaxation Retreat offering personalised treatments to suit your needs. Some of the therapies available include massages, body scrubs, healing facials, manicures and waxing. The retreats pamper and allow you to relax amongst the sights and sounds of nature.

Conservation experiences

Shamwari Game Reserve features three conservation facilities available for visits by guests: The Ian Player Rhino Awareness centre, the Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre and the Born Free Big Cat Sanctuaries. These facilities are immensely interesting and educational and comes highly recommended


  • Rates are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) and are inclusive of 14% VAT
  • Rates are subject to change without prior notice

Low Season: 1 May – 30 September

Per person sharing from R4,725.00

High season: 12 – 31 January; 1 March – 30 April; 1 October – 14 December

Per person sharing R5,905.00

Peak season: 01 – 11 January; 1 – 29 February; 15 – 31 December

Per person sharing from R6,545.00

Low Season: 1 May – 30 September

Per person sharing from TBC

High season: 12 – 31 January; 1 March – 30 April; 1 October – 14 December

Per person sharing R6,645.00

Peak season: 01 – 11 January; 1 – 29 February; 15 – 31 December

Per person sharing from R7,525.00

If you’re travelling with children, you’ll be pleased to know that when you make your booking, it includes our ‘Kids on Safari’ programme. However, there are several rules and regulations that need to be adhered to when booking with children:

  • Child rates apply to children from 4 – 11 years old.
  • Kids under the age of 4 are not permitted on game drives
  • Childminder services are available at an additional cost
  • 0-3 year olds are accommodated at no additional cost

Rate Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Accommodation
  • Three meals per day
  • Two Safaris per day
  • Local Beverages on Game Drive
  • Tea, Coffees and Water
  • Guided Walks
  • Tourism levy and VAT
  • Visits to Educational Centres
  • Beverages
  • Laundry
  • Relaxation Retreats

Guests should also take note:

  • All rooms can sleep a maximum of 2 adults
  • Persons under the age of 16 or older than 65 are not permitted on walking tours
  • Single adult rates apply only when the person is sleeping alone and not sharing with a child
Photo of aoutside view of Long lee Manor
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