On the border of the Northern cape and the Free State and separated by the majestic Van der Kloof dam within South Africa the Otterskloof Private Game Reserve
lies in waiting for you to be surprised. This private game reserve offers high standards in luxury accommodation, close wildlife encounters, beautiful vistas, and personal service. The Otterskloof history consists of Game management and rare game breeding for our future generations; a history richly woven into the atmosphere of each of it’s two uniquely individual safari lodges.
Something special happens to the soul when you enter the reserve and immediately encounter rare game species. The reserve is home to the many animals including the rare Roan, Sable, Buffalo, Giraffeand hundreds of other species of animals, birds and plants indigenous to the area. Rangers and trackers ensure that your safari experience ranks amongst the best in central South Africa. You can look forward to fantastic experiences with Africa`s wildlife on every game drive. For further information on an unforgettable South African safari, contact Otterskloof today.
Accommodation at Otterskloof Private Game Reserve: Safari Lodge
is the main lodge and offers luxurious catered accommodation in a revamped farm homestead - each room with it`s own separate entrance. Standard Twin Rooms and Deluxe Family Rooms, en suite, coffee making facilities, room fans, room heaters, electrical blankets, shower.
is set in a reclaimed hunting outpost and offers a close-to-nature private self-catering lodge with 3 en-suite bathroom. It is only let as a unit and is a 45 minute drive from the main lodge in a high-clearance vehicle.
Facilities & Services:
- Children under 12 years
- Honeymoon Couples
- Pets only by Arrangement
- Airport Shuttle Service
- Laundry Service
- Ironing Service
- Special Meals on Request
- Conference facilities
- Team Building
- Self-Braai / Barbecue
- Dining room
- Bar on the Premises
- Cots available
- Internet Access
- Fax & Photocopy Machine
- Parking (open and off-street)
- Fireplace on the Premises
- Hiking / Walking Trails
- Swimming Pool
- Communal Satellite TV
- DVD and/or VCR
Otterskloof Private Game Reserve Activities: At Otterskloof Private Game Reserve we offer our guests the following:
- Game drives
- Lion viewing (by prior arrangement)
- Conference facilities for up to 18 guests
- To coincide with the annual Philippolis Witblits Festival, the reserve presents an Eco Challenge in April. The challenge consists of, among others, cycling, running and abseiling.
Places of interest in the area:
- Van der Kloof Dam
- Gariep Dam
- Tigers at John Varty
Otterskloof Private Game Reserve Map: