Kwandwe, South Africa
Melton Manor is a luxury four-bedroom safari villa located at Kwandwe, a Malaria-free Big Five game reserve in South Africa’s Eastern Cape. This elegant frontier farmhouse combines distinctive South African style with contemporary comforts and offers spectacular views of the Fish River and Afromontane forests.
Offering impeccable service, superb facilities including a pool and interactive kitchen, and mouthwatering cuisine, it will appeal to families seeking a unique and unforgettable safari escape in a stunning location.
The four expansive and stylish bedrooms are designed around a central courtyard with a large swimming pool. These relaxing retreats feature oversized beds, large verandahs and freestanding bathtubs overlooking the bush – perfect for relaxing in as you admire the views.
Start the day with a morning game drive in search of cheetah, black rhino or elephant. Back at the lodge enjoy a lavish breakfast, then head out on a bush walk or relax by the pool before setting off on an afternoon game drive.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Kwandwe into a greater South Africa holiday. Take a look at Nature, Wildlife & City as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Melton Manor Information
- Location and getting there:
Melton Manor is located within the Kwandwe Game Reserve on South Africa’s Eastern Cape. It is located within easy reach of the Garden Route. Port Elizabeth airport is a 2-hour drive away.
It accommodates up to 8 guests in 4 spacious and stylish rooms with butler hatches for discreet room service, lavish bathrooms with freestanding tubs and huge verandahs. Each room features a calm neutral palette with the use of textured fabrics and hides, alongside wood, stone, pewter, ceramic and wicker.
Private game drive vehicle
Tracker and ranger
As well as game drives, activities include guide walks, fishing, canoeing, bush picnics and rhino tracking.
Melton Manor is ideal for families, and children of all ages are welcome. There are a host of tailor-made activities from bush walks to baking on offer for kids and the reserve is malaria-free. Children’s menus are available and childminders can be arranged (at no additional cost).