Get an overview of this hotel4-star hotel with 2 outdoor pools and full-service spa


Situated in the mountains, this spa hotel is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from Kenton on Sea Beach and within 25 mi (40 km) of Kelly's Beach and East Beach. Lalibela Game Reserve is 30.4 mi (48.9 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with 2 outdoor pools, this hotel has a full-service spa and a restaurant. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free area shuttle. Other amenities include a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and coffee/tea in the lobby.

Room Amenities

All 10 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus balconies and satellite TV. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, ceiling fans, and hair dryers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Kariega Game Reserve - River Lodge features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a fitness center, and a seasonal outdoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Kenton on Sea hotel also offers spa services, a library, and barbecue grills. An area shuttle within 15 km and a beach shuttle are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Total number of rooms - 10 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free beach shuttle 
  • Hair salon 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Garden 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast each morning.

Boma - This restaurant specializes in barbecue and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can experience the thrill of a safari, and take advantage of a fitness center. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Game viewing on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Safari on site 
  • Boat tours on site 

Spa Services

Kariega Wellness Centre has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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