Mansfield Game Reserve
South Africa - Eastern Cape - Port Alfred (9km)

S -33.56253°  E 26.84807°

 
Leisure Defined
 
  Self Catering  Camping - Caravans and Tents
Contact 
Lida Noach
Tel nr 
+27 (0)46 624 8525
Other nr 
+27 (0)79 968 0222
Fax nr 
+27 (0)86 274 2945
e-mail 
reservations@riverhotels.com
 
Office hours 
08:00 - 17:00
Check-in 
14:00
Check-out 
10:00

 • Information

Experience the natural beauty of the Eastern Cape Bushveld at Mansfield Game Reserve. This exclusive reserve is set along the Kowie River, in the heart of the Sunshine Coast. Located a mere 9km outside of Port Alfred on the Bathurst Road by vehicle or come by boat 11km up the Kowie River. With a variety of accommodation options available, from elegant lodging, superb restored Ox-Wagons dating from the 1800's to rustic camping/caravan - each with breath-taking views. You can expect an exceptional level of comfort, rest and relaxation at this unique reserve during your stay.

Mansfield Reserve offers a wide range of activities and facilities available for all to enjoy, be it at our black rock riverside seasonal restaurant, kid's play park (Jungle Gym, Trampoline, Rock Pool, Sandpit, Old Land Rover), as well as picnic and braai (barbecue) facilities, this is the perfect place to spend the day with family and friends!

In addition the reserve also offers bird-watching, picnicking, fishing, canoeing, and a picturesque game drive on our open game viewing vehicles ensuring a most memorable game viewing experience. Walking and hiking trails abound through the reserve, view the abundant range of wildlife and bird life that would satisfy any nature lover.

Activities
• 4 X 4
• Bird watching
• Cycling
• Fishing
• Game drive
• Hiking
• Scenic drives
• Kids playground
• Swimming (cold)
• Trampoline
Facilities
• Cellphone reception
• Conference facility
• Credit cards welcome
• Pets NOT allowed
• Picnic facility
• Restaurant
• Wood for sale

 • Accommodation

Eagles Nest Cabin From R295 / per person
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Eagle’s Nest is a log cabin with panoramic views over the Kowie River. It features a double bed and two single beds in an open plan area with an equipped kitchenette and separate bathroom.
The cottage does not have electricity, but lights are battery operated and a gas fridge and gas stove are available. An old-fashioned donkey-boiler is used to make hot water for the shower.
Braai facilities are available on the deck overlooking the Kowie and braai wood, firelighters and matches are provided. All linen, cutlery and crockery provided. 

Self Catering
Self catering accommodation

1

Units
Number of persons

4

Persons
Number of beds

3

Beds
Amenities
• Bathroom - Shared
• Bed - Double
• Bed - Single
• Kitchen with basic utensils
• Kitchenette
Lodge Farm House From R550 / per person
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The Lodge is a three bedroom farmhouse with two en-suite bathrooms and the third bedroom has a separate bathroom.
Other features include a large, fully equipped kitchen, a lounge with TV and selected DSTV, a private swimming pool, two braai areas and a bon fire pit.
Braai wood, firelighters and matches provided. All linen, cutlery and crockery provided.

Self Catering
Self catering accommodation

1

Units
Number of persons

7

Persons
Number of beds

4

Beds
Amenities
• Bathroom - En-suit
• Bed - Double
• Bed - Single
• Kitchen fully equipped
• TV with satellite
Platforms From R100 / per person
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The platforms offer very basic camping type accommodation. Each unit consists of a wooden floor, a roof and is covered on three sides with 80% shade cloth.
The front of the unit is open, but has a roll down shade cloth blind. We provide guests with single bunk beds and mattresses.

Each unit also has its own hot water shower, toilet and basin.
No electricity is available, but generator power is available at per hour fee. Guests to provide their own bedding, cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils like with camping. Braai facilities are available and braai wood is for sale.

Self Catering
Self catering accommodation

3

Units
Number of persons

10

Persons
Number of beds

10

Beds
Amenities
• Bathroom - Bring own towels
• Bathroom with shower
• Bed - Twin / Bunk
• Bedding - Bring own linen
• Kitchen - Bring own utensils
Camping and Caravan Sites From R65 / per person
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Camp sites are situated about 50m from the Kowie River. Hot water showers, toilets and basins are available at the communal open air ablutions.
Braai facilities are available and braai wood is for sale. Generator power is available on request at per hour fee, from a central point at the camping area.
Hot showers and flush toilets available
Braai facilities available [Braai wood for sale]
Generator power available at an hourly rate, on request

Camping - Caravans and Tents
Caravans and Tents

8

Stands
Number of persons

6

Persons
Amenities
• Ablution - Communal
• Own Braai
• Stands - Grass
• Stands - No shade
• Stands - Partially shaded
• Stands - Shaded
• Water tap nearby

 • Tariffs

Tariffs 2014

Accommodation

Single

Per Person Sharing

Platforms 
Per person per night
R100-00
R100-00
Children (6-12 years)
R65-00
R65-00
Children (13-18 years)
R75-00
R75-00
Camp and Caravan Sites
R65-00
R65-00
Children (6-12 years)
R35-00
R35-00
Children (13-18 years)
R45-00
R45-00
Eagles Nest Cabin
Per person per night
R540-00
R295-00
Children (6-12 years)
R100-00
R100-00
Children (13-18 years)
R150-00
R150-00
Lodge Farm House
Per person per night
R930-00
2 adults sharing
R550-00
3 adults sharing
R360-00
4 - 6 adults
R270-00
Children (6-12 years)
R125-00
R125-00
Children (13-18 years)
R180-00
R180-00
Please confirm latest tariffs with the establishment before making a booking.
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 • Where in the world are we?

Physical Address
Mansfield Game Reserve
Hill 39
Port Alfred
6km from Port Alfred on R67
6170
Postal Address
Black Rock River Estate
Private Bag X9027
East London
5200
  GPS: S-33.56253°  E26.84807°
South Africa
Eastern Cape