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Shamwari Long Lee Manor
Why we like it
- A gracious Edwardian Manor
- Two swimming pools to relax by in the middle of the day
- Indulge in spa treatments at the Relaxation Retreat
- Enjoy two daily game drives in open safari vehicles with expert guides
- Dine in the outside boma (weather permitting) or the main dining room
Visit the Ian Player Rhino Awareness Centre and The Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre to understand about the importance of conservation.
The whole trip worked wonderfully smoothly and we felt it was simply the best holiday we have ever been on- which is high praise as we have travelled broadly all over the world.
- TA, Somerset
Originally built in 1910 and offering a distinctive Colonial experience, this splendidly restored Edwardian Manor House offers guests refined comfort, friendly service and enticing cuisine in the African bush. Shamwari Long Lee Manor overlooks the sweeping plains leading down to the Bushmans River and accommodates 30 guests in 15 elegant en suite rooms and three luxury suites. Delightfully prepared meals are enjoyed in the main dining room, under the Pepper Tree or at the boma. Two swimming pools and a spa offer relaxation opportunities between game drives.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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