Come and share the breathtaking beauty this 4,500 hectare reserve has to offer on South Africa’s scenic Garden Route. Botlierskop Game Reserve will ensure you enjoy a uniquely South African Safari Experience. Family owned and privately operated, Botlierskop is malaria free and home to free roaming wildlife including lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, cheetah, zebra, giraffe, wildebeest, hippo and more.


Experience our range of luxury accommodation: Tented Lodge, self-catering Bush Villas, Village Lodge built with children in mind or a memorable day visitor experience.


All this and a very warm welcome awaits you!


Tented Lodge

Luxurious tented suites, offering splendid views out over the river and mountains beyond, it is the perfect romantic safari escape!

Village Lodge

A child friendly safari getaway with a variety of children’s activities and luxury accommodation. It is the perfect country escape for the whole family!

Bush Villas

The self-catering Bush Villas overlook a waterhole with breathtaking views for the ultimate relaxation. Experience where luxury, privacy and wildlife meet.

Day Visitors 

For those with limited time, it makes for the perfect day trip. Enjoy a range of activities, meals and a leisure area with swimming pool and kids playground.

Explore our experiences & Activities


We only have one planet. Thank you for choosing to make a difference when staying at Botlierskop Game Reserve.

Removal of exotic alien plant species on the reserve.

Spekboom is vital in removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere therefore you’ll find it planted all over Botlierskop Game Reserve.

We believe in Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and practices it daily at all our Lodges.

All cleaning products and guest amenities used at Botlierskop Game Reserve are eco-friendly and 100% natural ingredients.

Botlierskop Tented Lodge already runs 100% on solar power on a sunny day.

We buy local to reduce the impact on the environment and benefit the community.