Member Pieter Pretorius joined our club in November 2022 when he took over as Managing Director at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. He might still be new to the Lodge, but his passion is evident and contagious. Pieter and his team at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge look forward to hosting you in their luxury tented accommodation.
It’s the simple idea of ​​offering all our guests the breakaway they deserve. Buffelsdrift Game Lodge, your gateway to the untamed beauty of the Klein Karoo. Nestled just 6.5 kilometers outside of Oudtshoorn, the Ostrich capital of the world, Buffelsdrift Game Lodge offers a unique and understated elegance in luxury tented-accommodation, making it the perfect escape for those seeking a true African experience. With the majestic Swartberg Mountains as a backdrop and a waterhole at your doorstep, you’ll be immersed in the untamed beauty of South Africa. The lodge features a range of luxurious tented accommodations, including Waterhole tents with private decks for wildlife viewing and Family tents for group getaways. Buffelsdrift Game Lodge provides a tranquil atmosphere, complete with a private swimming pool for relaxation under the Karoo sun. But the real magic lies in its wildlife experiences. From thrilling Bush Safaris to Night Drives and Meerkat Safaris, you can get up close to Africa’s incredible creatures. Observe elephants, witness the power of lions, and marvel at free-roaming cheetahs. For those seeking a romantic setting, a charming wedding chapel overlooking a natural waterhole awaits. Conveniently located just a 5-hour drive from Cape Town and an hour from George Airport, Buffelsdrift Game Lodge is the perfect destination for adventure, relaxation, or a romantic escape in the heart of the Klein Karoo.