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Klein Karoo

Conferencing at Buffelsdrift in 2020

2019-12-18T11:04:21+00:00December 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge is more than just a private game reserve. We’re a local hub for functions of all sorts, from romantic and intimate weddings to your next corporate conference. We have a host of exciting new offerings for those wanting to conference at Buffelsdrift in 2020, and it’s time to get planning for a [...]

The drought in the Karoo, tourism and you: everything you need to know (and how to help, too)

2019-12-18T10:57:17+00:00December 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Karoo has always been a dry place. Her very name means ‘land of thirst’ to her original inhabitants. It’s part of her allure, and a key factor in the very special wildlife and plant life you find here. But the balance between ‘dry enough’ and ‘too dry’ is a fine one, and 2019 saw [...]

A taste of the Karoo awaits you at Buffelsdrift

2019-11-21T07:25:41+00:00September 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|

No South African experience would be complete without sampling some of the vibrant cuisines that keeps our tummies full and our hearts fuller. So if you’re looking for an African game lodge that doesn’t just offer service with a smile, but an authentic taste of African cuisine too, look no further than Buffelsdrift Game Reserve. [...]

The beautiful Karoo: fascinating facts about one of earth’s most breathtaking regions

2019-03-12T06:43:40+00:00February 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Buffelsdrift Game Reserve is proud to call the Klein Karoo home. This memorable region of South Africa holds a fond place in the hearts of all who visit her- and we know you’ll feel the famous Karoo magic too! Here’s just a little touch of what makes the Karroo so special to us all. Welcome [...]

Things to see and do in the Klein Karoo

2018-11-30T07:17:10+00:00November 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Step foot on South African soil and you’ll immediately come to realise the ‘Klein Karoo’ holds a special place in everyone’s hearts. From our gorgeous location just outside Oudtshoorn, Buffelsdrift Game Reserve offers you the perfect ‘home base’ to enjoy everything this iconic corner of South Africa has to offer. Keep reading for just a [...]

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 [...]

Don’t let the kids get bored this holiday! Come to Buffelsdrift!

2018-09-20T05:01:19+00:00August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Are you struggling to find something to fill up the school holidays for your little ones? Here at Buffelsdrift Game Reserve, we’re thrilled to offer a range of enriching, diverting experiences that are fun for the whole family- so why not come and have some quality time together? Explore the magic of Africa’s animals Africa’s [...]

Big Taste in the Little Karoo

2018-05-23T11:55:02+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

When you dream of Africa, you probably dream of her animals- roaring lions, parading elephants, tiny little duiker. However, alongside our iconic wildlife stand some utterly outstanding cuisines, borne from the imaginations of South Africa’s creative people and her melting pot of different cultures. Here at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge we’re thrilled to offer you some [...]

A winter wonderland awaits in the Karoo

2018-05-23T11:45:58+00:00May 7th, 2018|Activities|

Winter may conjure up images of huddling under blankets and snow piled high, especially for our American and European fans, but winter in the Klein Karoo can be an absolute delight, and today Buffelsdrift Game Lodge will show you exactly why. From our stately elephants to the magic of the landscape, the Klein Karoo in [...]

Arts and fun await in the Klein Karoo

2018-03-12T07:42:44+00:00March 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

It’s almost KKNK time, folks- time for the Klein Karoo [and you] to get curious about the many talented artists showcased through the program. With Buffelsdrift Game Lodge so conveniently close to the bustling town of Oudtshoorn, it makes an ideal overnight stop while you enjoy the festival, which runs from 29th March to 4th [...]