Room type

Pangolin Drongo - Twin Beds or King

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Pangolin Hornbill - Queen

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Pangolin Shrike - Twin or King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Shikwari Marula Suite 4

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Shikwari Leadwood Suite 3

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Shikwari Wild Fig - Family Suite 5

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Shikwari Jackalberry Suite 2

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Shikwari Baobab Suite 1

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Pangolin Woodpecker - Twin Beds or King

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)


Get an overview of this hotelRomantic country house with 2 outdoor pools and restaurant


Situated in the mountains, this romantic country house is 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from Khamai Reptile Centre and within 25 mi (40 km) of Echo Caves and Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre.

Property Features

2 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and a bar/lounge are available at this country house. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a business center, a meeting room, and laundry facilities are onsite.

Room Amenities

Rooms offer premium bedding and ceiling fans.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Shikwari Game Reserve features 2 outdoor swimming pools. The country house offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Each day guests can enjoy a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. This Edwardian country house also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Shikwari Game Reserve has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Business center 
  • Free reception 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 11 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Restaurant 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2001 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Premium bedding 

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Shikwari Dining Room - This poolside bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Game viewing on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Safari on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 5 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
Please note that dinner is served at 7:30. Guests should avoid driving at night time, however if this is unavoidable, guests must contact the property on the day of arrival and should not arrive later than 10 PM. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 9:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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 name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: ZAR 850 (roundtrip)
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 900.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 400.00 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 13 years old)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

National Rating

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

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