Bukela Game LodgeAddress: Amakhala Game Reserve, Grahamstown view map
Bukela Lodge is such a place where guests can relax and participate in the splendor of the African bush whilst still enjoying the quality service and comfort of luxurious accommodation. Bukela offers the opportunity of discovering the Eastern Cape which is of significant cultural and historical importance in South Africa. The reserve is also in close proximity of some of the most pristine beaches along the South African coastline. Guests who visit Bukela get to enjoy the true African experience with the perfect mix of African cuisine and style in the lodge.
"Bukela" meaning "admire" or "place of admiration" is well suited, as people who visit Bukela Lodge always offer their admiration for the place and often extend their stays, or try to if there are not more guests already booked in.
Game that maybe viewed include the White Rhino, Cape Buffalo, Elephant, Lion, Cheetah, Leopard, Serval, Giraffe, Black Wildebeest, Zebra and more than 12 species of Antelope. Smaller game includes the Bat Eared Fox, Vervet Monkey, Bush Pig, Warthog, Aardvark, Aardwolf, Spring Hair, Porcupine and Tortoise.
Approximately 250 bird species may be viewed in the area including the rare African Finfoot and include many raptors such as the Fish Eagle, Crowned Eagle and Jackal buzzard. A variety of snake and insect species may also be discovered. Flora and fauna is typically African valley bushveld punctuated by colorful wild flowers specific to the area.
Bukela offers all the amenities of a 5-star lodge. The staff is always on hand to serve all your requirements and offers an excellent service to guests. Activities include game drives and walks. Bukela is situated close to the coastline and excursions to the beaches are provided.
- Car Parking
- First Aid Kit
- Laundry Service available
- Mobile Phone Reception
- Non-Smoking rooms/floors
- Safe at reception
- Arrival/departure point transfers (Extra charge)
- Daily Housekeeping
- Orientation - Botanical
- Shuttle Service (i.e. to/from town centre - extra charge)
- Turn-down service
- Vehicle Hire/Car Rental can be arranged
- Cultural Arts and Craft Interactive activity
- Cultural Entertainment
- Cultural Visits/Tours