Situated in the Western Cape in South Africa, Botlierskop Private Game Reserve boasts diverse habitat and wildlife. On an exhilarating guided game drive visitors have an excellent chance of viewing rhinos, lions, buffalo, giraffe, rare black impala and many more up close. With the magnificent Outeniqua Mountains as a backdrop and the unspoiled beaches of the Indian Ocean waiting to be explored, Botlierskop ensures its visitors an unforgettable safari experience. Botlierskop Reserve is a 2500 hectare game farm with over 23 different species of animals and a vast variety of birds.
From the luxury of tented suites on wooden decks, guests can enjoy spectacular views of the river and surrounding mountains with their free roaming animals set in the tranquil surroundings of a bird sanctuary. Tents are elegantly decorated in colonial style with an en-suite bathroom, mini bar, telephone, private deck and personal ranger service. Most of the tents have private jetties for guests to fish from and are linked to the restaurant and lounge area by elevated walkways.
Guests can look forward to a unique dining experience in an elegant, thatched roof and volcanic rock restaurant boasting a large open-air deck overlooking the valleys. With the relaxing sounds of Africa in the background, guests can enjoy spectacular sunsets on summer nights and the cosiness of two indoor fireplaces in winter. 'The Fireplace' eatery serves the renowned traditional buffet in true South African style as well as scrumptious salads, light lunches and speciality coffees and confectionaries! Guests can enjoy refreshments here before and after game drives while relaxing with the tranquil view of the river valley.
Activities / Facilities
Outdoor enthusiasts will be eager to experience the unique 4x4 game viewing drive in an open vehicle or quad bike. This experience is a stimulating mix of bush craft and exciting game viewing with the possibility of a glimpse of the rare black impala in the hills of Botlierskop.
For those who want to enjoy nature on foot, we now offer guided walks, packed with information and breathtaking scenery. To enjoy the complete safari experience, stay in the luxurious tented suites with en-suite bathroom, situated on the riverbank in the tranquillity of a bird sanctuary.
Safari's at Botlierskop are unique. Whether they enjoy 4x4 game drives or nature walks, guests are guided by skilled, knowledgeable and well-trained guides. Not only will they experience adventure from getting up close and personal with rhino's, lions, buffalos, giraffes and zebra's but will also take a little of the culture of Africa back home with them. 4x4 Game Drives Quad Bikes Nature Walks