The luxurious Karoo Lodge is situated in the midst of the African wilderness, away from the stress of everyday life. Spectacular sunsets and starry skies are plentiful in the idyllic and secluded location. A safari at Samara Private Game Reserve is an ideal addition to any trip along the Garden Route in South Africa. Karoo Lodge combines colonial comforts with the organic atmosphere found in nature. The lodge is designed to enhance the relaxing aspects that the wilderness has to offer. The interiors mix the elegance and luxury of colonial style with the untamed beauty of the bush. Guests cannot help feeling relaxed and rejuvenated.
The wide open spaces and sense of freedom are not the only reasons to visit Samara. There is a large variety of wildlife to see on game drives. The reserve incorporates four of South Africa’s seven biomes, allowing for a varied experience. Guests can often spot kudu, duiker, aardvark, White rhino and giraffe.
Samara Private Game Reserve is one of the leaders in cheetah conservation and is responsible for reintroducing cheetah to the area after a 125 year absence.
Food at Samara is a treat. Whether guests eat in the boma, under the stars or enjoy a scenic picnic, they can be assured of mouth-watering flavours.
Children of all ages are welcome and can take part in The Aardvark Children’s Programme.