Kichaka Game Lodge

Located in the malaria-free Eastern Cape Province, within a 7,500 hectare game reserve, is the luxury Kichaka Private Game Lodge. Set between two streams in a lush bushveld valley, Kichaka overlooks a large water hole in this Big Five reserve. Constructed entirely of stone and thatch thus blending in seamlessly with the natural surrounds, Kichaka offers only 10 comfortable suites. Named after the surrounding indigenous vegetation each suite lies in a secluded setting ensuring privacy and space.

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The suites provide en-suite bathrooms including an outdoor shower, air-conditioning and under-floor heating, iPod docking system, complimentary minibar and WiFi, tea and coffee facilities and spectacular views from the lounge, bedroom and secluded deck that includes a private plunge pool. Suites are connected to the main lodge by walkways winding through the natural bush.

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    Kichaka offers 5 star cuisine and impeccable personal service. The inventive and talented Executive Chef's cuisine epitomizes sophisticated contemporary South African cuisine. The excellence of the cuisine and the superb wine list will make your dining experience one to be long remembered. Sumptuously prepared meals are enjoyed in the main dining room, in the privacy of your own suite, or at one of the specially designed outdoor areas. Staff take pride in offering a personal and flexible service ensuring that your dining experiences with them is perfectly suited to satisfy your individual tastes.


      There is a lounge, library (including television), and dining area, terraces that stretch to the waterhole offering a magnificent viewing deck, a wine cellar, rim-flow pool and massage and beauty treatments in the Wellness Suite. Activities offered at Kichaka include morning and afternoon game drives as well as bush walks on request.

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