Experience Africa, Experience Life, Experience Kwantu


Kwantu Game Reserve offers you a feast for the imagination catering from a Big 5 African adventure to five star hospitality. This magical enchanting place is situated in the Malaria Free Eastern Cape; it is home to the village of Sidbury, built by the British Settlers to support sheep farming communities. It is home to 5 of the 7 biomes and boasts a past as rich as its abundant wildlife population. The Kwantu Game Reserve offers a variety of accommodation to suit your style. From the family styled Pollards Inn hotel and Lions View Villas, to the luxury bush lodges which overlook the tranquil waterhole. Enjoy a relaxed stay with complete peace and privacy.

Upon visiting the game reserve, the halaal Afro Asian traditional cuisine with a touch of spice is an absolute must have because it is one of the lodge’s main attractions. Kwantu also offer a honeymoon to remember for newly weds in the honeymoon lodge.

The game reserve also offers day visit trips which include you experiencing the Big 5 and the abundance of wildlife, birds and flora the reserve has to offer. During the tour the game rangers will enlighten you with stories of the wildlife and their experiences. This tour will leave you wanting more of what this spectacular place has to offer. Additionally, the game reserve has an Education and Rehabilitation centre that is home to many different species of predators that have either been orphaned, abused or endangered. Not forgetting the Kwantu South Africa Elephant Sanctuary where guests can touch, feel, interact and ride Africa’s gentle giants.

Kwantu Game Reserve will capture your thoughts during your stay and leave you with a lifetime of memories. You will indeed get a slice of the African Adventure.

The Place of Gathering!


Here, a mystical blend of nature and history awaits you. Situated in the heart a malaria free Eastern Cape on the Legendary Sidbury Plains, a Big 5 African Adventure begins where you can experience five star hospitality and enjoy the pure tranquillity that the reserve has to offer.




Latest Kwantu News & First-hand Ranger Reports from the game drives.

  • Kwantu Extends Stay/Pay Special Offer
    Kwantu Extends Stay/Pay Special Offer

    The management of Kwantu Private Game Reserve is pleased to announce that it has extended its “stay for 3 and pay for 2 special”. This is done in an effort to allow guest...

  • Ironman fever hits Port Elizabeth
    Ironman fever hits Port Elizabeth

    Kwantu would like to congratulate all of its guests that have participated in the Iron Man challenge which took place in Port Elizabeth this weekend (4-6 April 2014). The...


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