Buffelsdrift Game Reserve. Oudtshoorn

Experience African luxury at its very best with the Buffelsdrift Spa

2021-07-12T08:31:59+00:00July 15th, 2021|Uncategorized|

What could make a safari adventure in the heart of Southern Africa even better? Unwinding with a decadent spa experience, of course! What better way to shed the dust of the African bush, and treat your skin after a day in the sun? That’s why the Buffelsdrift Game Lodge team have gone to the ends [...]

Experience Africa. Experience the Cheetah

2021-07-12T08:33:53+00:00July 3rd, 2021|Activities, Oudtshoorn|

  Where would Africa be without her iconic cheetahs? It’s a question the Buffelsdrift Game Lodge team never wants to see answered. We pride ourselves not only on being one of the best private game reserve experiences our visitors will ever experience, but also a cornerstone of conservation efforts throughout South Africa. We hope the [...]

Oudtshoorn adventures, no matter the season

2021-06-28T15:50:07+00:00June 25th, 2021|Activities, Oudtshoorn|

Oudtshoorn, the home of Buffelsdrift Game Lodge, has come to be seen as something of the ‘adventure capital’ of the Klein Karoo. That’s on top of the culture, food and art circuit the town is famous for, and the gorgeous natural surroundings. So whether you’re coming at the height of summer or the depths [...]

Getting ready for your private game reserve experience

2021-06-28T15:35:25+00:00June 25th, 2021|Activities, Uncategorized|

So you have a trip to Buffelsdrift Game Lodge planned? Whether this is your first experience of a luxury safari lodge, or you’re simply looking for new insider tips, we have the expertise you need to ensure this is the best safari ever. Here’s our top tips for packing for a safari in Africa, [...]

Meet Mariné : Buffelsdrift’s Volunteer Coordinator

2021-04-07T10:14:53+00:00March 29th, 2021|Volunteering|

If you’re keen to head out to Buffelsdrift Game Lodge as part of our volunteer program, then you’re going to be working with Mariné , our Head Ranger and Volunteer Coordinator. Keen to know a little more about her? Keep reading, because today we’re throwing a spotlight on her fascinating eight and a half [...]

Meeting hope at Christmas

2021-01-08T06:48:58+00:00December 1st, 2020|Activities, Oudtshoorn|

Today Buffelsdrift Game Lodge is celebrating another of our special staff members- Nadia Kleyn, our financial administrator for over a decade here on the reserve. With a name that translates as ‘hope’, what better way to slide into the promise of a fresh New Year than with her delightful tales of the lodge? The love [...]

10 things to do around Buffelsdrift

2018-09-20T05:11:04+00:00August 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|

If you love an active holiday, then the area surrounding Oudtshoorn and Buffelsdrift Game Reserve is perfect for you. Here’s our guide to favourite activities in the Klein Karoo area you just can't miss. 1.   Ostriches, ostriches everywhere Oudtshoorn isn’t called the ostrich capital for nothing! There’s tons of ostrich based activities open to you [...]