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South Africa Tourism Awards

Type: Accommodation – Lodge
Category: Eco & Sustainable

Motivation for award: We pride ourselves on the conservation of wild animals, the specialized eco-systems of the Little Karoo and various historically rich remains of inhabitants and archaeological events long before our time (bushmen paintings, fossils, ruins, etc), all in a sustainable manner. We believe in supporting local, using eco friendly products, creating awareness and giving back to the community.

Region: Western Cape / Wine lands District (Langeberg)

African Game Lodge

Worth the journey!

African Game Lodge is a 4500 hectares privately owned game reserve. Located just 2.5 hours from Cape Town, just outside the majestic (and award winning) town of Montagu. Following a 30-kilometre dirt road (approximately a 45-minute drive) towards Touwsriver, you will arrive at African Game Lodge. Secluded and tucked away in the Little Karoo, our lodge is completely off-the-grid and eco-friendly.

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Monean Winterbach – 23.03.2022

Natilie Batt – 23.03.2022
Amazing safari experience!

Alwyn Duvenhage – 23.03.2022
Best place in Montagu, every year we try to go at least 3 times

Marisa Agnello – 23.03.2022
Beautiful lodge to get away!

Chantelle Vorster – 23.03.2022
Stunning people, stunning lodge. 5 star all the way!

Natasha Duvenhage – 23.03.2022
I love visiting African Game Lodge. It is an amazing venue! It provides just what I need to recharge my batteries, tranquillity, beautiful views, amazing food and great accomodation. The staff is determined to make this place the best off the grid venue! I give it five stars and they really deserve to win.

Carol Bruton – 18.03.2022
I watch out for Facebook posts to see the majestic animals on this game farm. Do vote and join their Facebook page. I would love nothing more than a visit to this farm. Very smart and at one with nature. And I love Montagu.

A lovely place to visit to get away from it all!

Philip Armstrong – 17.03.2022
Top spot……….proud it is part of Montagu.

Marchelle van Zyl – 17.03.2022
Beautiful location in the Karoo and great game drives and bird watching.

Eve Layton – 17.03.2022
What a superb venue. Fabulously quiet and beautiful, a very welcome swimming pool for those hot days, wonderful hiking routes, delicious food (with super generous portions), friendly staff, and very comfortable accommodation. We loved our stay there, and we were thrilled to see all sorts of wildlife on our daily walks. We highly recommend this Lodge.

Anders Buchwald – 11.03.2022
Very well done. Everything off the grid.

Carol Coleman – 11.03.2022
Beautiful serene and relaxing place to stay and everything off the grid and “beautiful “ people too

Mitzi Knipe – 09.03.2022
Stunning venue

Marioline Matthee – 08.03.2022
Love this place the carm aroma silince nature

Elizma Kolver – 08.03.2022
Amaizing plek.

Hein Matthee – 08.03.2022
Great plek om oor te bly… Fantastiese mense

Martin Pepper – 08.03.2022
pragtige plek

Albert Adshade – 08.03.2022
Amazing place

Carol Bruton – 07.03.2022
Peaceful, tranquil, spectacular, and wonderful service people. An excellent stay. Montagu itself is a friendly wonderful town.

Caroline Whitehead – 05.03.2022
This is the way to go – done with passion, an eye to the future but with a handle on the past, caring for the full spectrum that makes up our earth – makes our future possible, yet giving a complete break!!

Laetitia de Villiers – 05.03.2022
Absolutely stunning! Peaceful!

Anske Kramer – 04.03.2022

Jacobus – 04.03.2022
Alles is net wow !!!! Plek en die mense. Baie netjiese chalets ! En okk baie lekke om in te bly.

Dezre – 04.03.2022
Absoluut stunning place , very friendly people

Lizelle – 04.03.2022

Francois Seegers – 04.03.2022

ANNEKE SEEGERS – 04.03.2022

Elize Swanepoel – 04.03.2022
The best lodge ever !!

Keira – 04.03.2022

Dawood Koopman – 04.03.2022
Best game lodge, with friendly staff. Environment conscious, and promoting recycling, and decreasing our carbon footprint!

Ryan Stopforth – 04.03.2022
Best off the grid lodge ever

Rudie Briel – 03.03.2022
Absolutely stunning! Great destination. Friendly staff always available and willing to help. Made our stay so much pleasurable. Will definatly return for a fourth time.

Mike – 02.03.2022
REST! Our family loves African Game Lodge. We’ve visited twice and it never disappoints. Friendly staff, Wonderful owners and beautiful scenery.

Klaus Becker – 02.03.2022
We have been there in 2018. It’s a wonderful and unforgetable place, where they take care for sustainability wherever it’s possible.

Vanessa Thurlwell – 02.03.2022
African Game Lodge is just beautiful and their care for the environment, conservation in youth takes it beyond just a lodge.

Keenen – 02.03.2022
Beautiful accommodation and amazing staff

Barley – 02.03.2022

Debbie – 27.02.2022
Fantastic place! Deserves to win!

Sonika – 27.02.2022
Exceptionally beautiful, eco-friendly, and relaxed game lodge. This place allows you to truly get away from your busy life and city noise with its beautiful mountain rages, animals and landscapes! The owners are the most welcoming and friendly people.

Prenesha Singh – 26.02.2022
African Game Lodge for the win!

Sarah van Heerden – 26.02.2022
Always great to see conservation of wild animals as well as eco-systems!

Nelson Amos – 25.02.2022
wonderful preserved part of nature.

Shukri Cornelius – 25.02.2022
Excellent experience – absolutely love the focus on sustainability

luan kruger – 25.02.2022
Very nice. Had a lovely time.

Hantie Berning – 25.02.2022
Nice game resort.

Mike Jacobs – 25.02.2022
Awesome experience. The BEST Hosts I’ve ever experienced. Go go go!!!

Seugnet berning – 25.02.2022
What an experience thank u for the opportunity to visit we will be back

Frede Mellet – 25.02.2022

Noluvuyo Tyombo – 25.02.2022
It is a beautiful and wonderful place to be

Michelle – 25.02.2022
Nice game resort, Excellent Service always

fanie briel – 25.02.2022
Best lodge for the best time of your life

Causher – 25.02.2022
Best Lodge ever!

Nelson Amos – 25.02.2022
wonderful preserved part of nature.

Nelson Amos – 25.02.2022
wonderful preserved part of nature.

Nelson Amos – 25.02.2022
Very wonderful preserved part of nature.

Nelson – 25.02.2022
Very wonderful preserved part of nature.

Monwabisi Merile – 25.02.2022
Beautiful, peaceful and tranquillity

Nelson – 25.02.2022
Very wonderful preserved part of nature.

Nelson – 25.02.2022
Very wonderful preserved part of nature and yet you get to enjoy the peace and serine atmosphere.

Nelson – 25.02.2022
Very wonderful preserved part of nature and yet you get to enjoy the peace and serine atmosphere. This lodge has managed to preserve the animal life while people get to enjoy nature. Keep up the good work.

Francois Seegers – 25.02.2022
Excellent service and a tranquil experience with nature and wild life, great for a weekend breakaway from Cape Town, just 2 hours drive, so if you have a too busy life, will recommend African Game Lodge, just leave your laptop at home :-)

jan berning – 25.02.2022
excellent beautiful perfect

A Papenfus – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge

Sandra Joubert – 24.02.2022
What a Gem!!

Annette Reynolds – 24.02.2022
The perfect getaway for the family or as a couple. Ryan & Thea along with their employees are such lovely people and your stay will absolutely be worth while.

Althea Pretorius – 24.02.2022
Fantastic place, love it

Natasha Duvenhage – 24.02.2022
What an amazing lodge. The experience starts even before you enter the lodge. The drive to the lodge sets the tone for what’s to come. When you arrive at the lodge you are greeted by amazing staff and you receive the same service and friendliness during your whole visit. The chalets are simple yet extremely clean and stylish. African Game Lodge feeds my soul.

Magrietha Jacoba – 24.02.2022
Absolute a Amazing place

Annamarie Young – 24.02.2022
Picturesque setting! Absolutely Beautiful!

Judith Steinberg – 24.02.2022
In the hart of all beauty. A place to find your inner soul. Amazing place!!!

Marilee le Roux – 24.02.2022
Absolutely amazing!

Debbie Breeze – 24.02.2022
Absolutely sounds beautiful

Elize Potgietet – 24.02.2022
Accomandation- lodge

Leah Gouws – 24.02.2022
Best service. Friendly staff. Excellent hostess. Will definitely go again

Ronald – 24.02.2022
The lodge is very well equipped with pool,super comfortable spacious rooms.All meals very tasty. The game tour were super interesting. During first drive we spotted a leopard, zebras many types of antelopes and springboks from the distance.

Annette Sadie – 24.02.2022
Picturesque setting with family value services

Hendriette – 24.02.2022
African game lodge

Petrus – 24.02.2022
Afican Game Lodge for the win!

Willie Van Rooyen – 24.02.2022
Best Holiday destination to stay.

Sophia Redelinghuys – 24.02.2022
Looks like a Beautiful Lodge

Rachelle Van der watt – 24.02.2022
Best game lodge ever!! Excellent service and most friendly staff! A must see!

JP Kotze – 24.02.2022
Truly amazing experience. Will definitely visit again.

Anna Mocke – 24.02.2022
Best place ever if you want quality accommodation and service!

Minette – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge is amazing! They deserve to win!

Heinrich – 24.02.2022
At my stay in the past the staff went 9ut of their way to make the stay as pleasant as possible. Not to even mention the amazing location and with, topped with the very comfortable facilities, I would recommend African game lodge to everyone.

Guillaume du Toit – 24.02.2022
Eco friendly

Fida Hess – 24.02.2022

Debbie van der Watt – 24.02.2022
Excellent!!! A must to see. I had an amazing experience at Afrcan Game Lodge. Excellent service, great people!!!

Patsy Lourens – 24.02.2022
Great place to unwind and relax

Desire Olivier – 24.02.2022
Fantastic Lodge!!! World Class for all Visitors!! Warm, friendly hosts for a true African experience!!

Tony Lourens – 24.02.2022
A really wonderful and interesting place run by wonderful people.

Nelda Wiese – 24.02.2022
Amazing setting. Excellent service. Perfect for couples or family getaways

Alwyn Duvenhage – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge provides excellent service, great food and exceptional hospitality at a very affordable price. Whether you want to relax in the peace and tranquility of nature or take part in their multiple activities, African Game Lodge provides it all. I will recommend them each and every time.

David Thurlwell – 24.02.2022
What an amazing spot. Beautiful pool and lodge area. Lots of great spots to explore by foot or bike or on one of their game drives. Games room for the kids. The cabins are nicely done, excellently equipped and the view from the verandah is spectacular!

Tertius Marais – 24.02.2022
I have to say that African Game Lodge is a very nice and Quiet place to go and relax and just enyoy the nature and Wild game animals and drive’s and the good food and happy people. The owners are very nice and lovely people and just everything about African Game Lodge is 101% for every one and good for your soul. I recommend it 110% to anyone to go and enjoy and relax.

Machsie Boshoff – 24.02.2022
Great reserve close to Cape Town! Well worth a visit!

Keagan – 24.02.2022
Excellent place! Absolutely wonderful

Adri – 24.02.2022
Beautiful place! Very friendly people!

Derwent Stopforth – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge is a stand out lodge far above any other that i know of. What fa experience to stay and enjoy all that us to offer. A TOUCH OF CLASS.

Elfred Tamani – 24.02.2022
Great break away in the Little Karoo

Martin – 24.02.2022
Brilliant weekend breakaway

Jan Olivier – 24.02.2022

Francois Conradie – 24.02.2022
Absolutely an amazing place and stunning people.

Fina Stopforth – 24.02.2022
Best eco lodge ever

Fina Stopforth – 24.02.2022
Best Eco lodge ever

James Morris – 24.02.2022
Keep going back …amazing place ..brilliant people..

Mignon Kruger – 24.02.2022
Definately a place to visit, best food , friedly service and the most beautiful view!!!

Garth Gelderman – 24.02.2022
What a lovely place! Would recommend to anyone!

R Jacobsohn – 24.02.2022
Thea is the ultimate hostess – her dedication to customer comfort and attention to detail will make your stay worthwhile!

Shaun King – 24.02.2022
Friendliest staff and owners , best place to find yourself again

Hesmari Van Deventer – 24.02.2022
We love African Gamelodge! Def something we would encourage our friends and family to visit and stay over

Jaco conradie – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge is the perfect place to get away from your busy lives. Awesome swimming pool great food and very friendly service

Tshimangadzo Ramathivha – 24.02.2022
Beautiful place

Brenden Henning – 24.02.2022
Awesome place to breakaway from the hustle and bustle of the city and just relax in nature! Brilliant management and team! Always feel welcome!

Ryan Stopforth – 24.02.2022
Best lodge in Klein Karoo

Janica – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge Must Win!

Jan Olivier – 24.02.2022
African Game Lodge is the ultimate getaway destination. Unique setting, outstanding service. A real adventure, every time!

Johan van Wijk – 24.02.2022
Awesome property and always great customer experience!!

Burger Conradie – 24.02.2022
Best experience in Montagu, Great service and reasonable prices.

Suzette Henning – 24.02.2022
Excellent place to relax and enjoy nature

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