Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

In a 19th-century farmhouse on a 4,200-hectare game reserve, this refined lodge beside the Moordkuil River is 7 km from the N2 road and 21 km from Mossel Bay.

Country-chic rooms come with patios, minibars, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Some feature satellite TV, DVD players and/or free-standing baths. High-end tents and villas are also available. Kids age 6 and over are welcome.

There’s an informal restaurant with a fireplace, a lounge and bush views. Other amenities include 2 pools, a tennis court and a riverside spa. Game drives and horseback safaris are available.