Pumba Private Game Reserve


View a variety of over sixty species of wildlife – including the Big 5 – from the comfort of your safari vehicle, where you stand a chance of spotting the endangered white lion catching or feasting on its prey. Also on offer at Pumba Private Game Reserve are night drives, birding safaris and bush walks through the beauty of its five biomes. Other activities include bass fishing, archery, botanicals, stargazing, spa treatments, sand dune excursions, horse back trails, golf, sky diving and historical tours. And after a long day of memories made, you can be sure to round it off with the finest cuisine and vintage wines prepared by top-class chefs.

Following the gold standard in conservation and safaris, Pumba promises not only a spectacle of nature, but a luxurious stay, too. The two exclusive 5-Star lodges, Pumba Water Lodge and Msenge Bush Lodge, each offer a novel experience. Stay at Pumba Water Lodge to overlook the magnificent Kariega River, or choose Msenge Bush Lodge and be surrounded by dense bushlands and shrubbery. Working closely with Pumba Private Game Reserve, East Cape Tours is the way to go for a tailor-made escape to this stunning private game reserve.

Luxury Tented Camp

Msenge Bush Lodge ★★★★★

Msenge Bush Lodge is the second lodge on the Pumba Private Game Reserve and apart from luxury accommodation, it also includes conference and wedding facilities. The lodge offers 11 thatched and glass enclosed chalets; each in its own private bush setting which gives guests the ultimate feeling of an African Bush Safari. Each 5-Star chalet offers an overlooking watering hole and flood plain, private game viewing deck, plunge pool, outdoor shower, fireplace and air-conditioning.

sophisticated safari experience

Pumba Water Lodge ★★★★★

Pumba Water Lodge offers luxury accommodation in stone-walled and thatch-roofed chalets. The gorgeous suites are connected by meandering timber footpaths, and offer absolute comfort in an African setting. The private wooden decks and outdoor showers provide a truly romantic atmosphere, and offer endless views of the wildlife and their surroundings.