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Taste South Africa with Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

2021-09-29T07:41:30+00:00September 29th, 2021|Uncategorized|

They say you can tell the heart of a nation by its food. Here in the Klein Karoo- and especially at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge- we take pride in offering a scintillating range of delectable dishes that express the passion, pride, and authentic love of home that makes South Africa such a fantastic place to [...]

Underground Adventure to Thrill the Whole Family

2021-09-29T07:16:22+00:00September 25th, 2021|Activities, Uncategorized|

It’s time to take your African Adventure underground. Africa’s hidden bones are as beautiful and ancient as the animals that walk her plains and the plants that flourish in her soil. Here in the timeless Klein Karoo, the experience of a lifetime awaits, deep within the Cango Caves. Buffelsdrift Game Lodge’s luxury tented camps [...]

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, [...]

Experience the world’s tiniest safari!

2021-05-28T09:31:46+00:00May 27th, 2021|Activities, Oudtshoorn, Uncategorized|

South Africa and safari go together hand-in-hand- but it’s not just about the Big 5! The wealth of spectacular wildlife on show here at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge is outstanding, and some of your most magical moments could well be with animals you’d never even expect to find on your tours through the bush. Made [...]

A winter wonderland awaits you in the Karoo

2021-05-28T09:22:10+00:00May 25th, 2021|Oudtshoorn, Uncategorized|

As an overnight chill tingles in the air, it’s time to talk winter in the Karoo. For many of our overseas guests, you’re just heading into summer, and maybe you’re a little worried about travelling to our ‘cold’ season for a holiday. However, as our local fans know, winter in South Africa is actually [...]

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 [...]

Discover a winter wonderland at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

2018-02-09T12:43:52+00:00February 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|

While you may only picture baking days under the hot African sun when you think of safari locations, winter can be a fantastic time to visit Buffelsdrift Game Lodge, both for game viewing opportunities and the host of fun activities available to you onsite. Excellent game viewing Winter can be as great a time as [...]