Bontebok National Park
The Bontebok National Park was originally established to protect the once rare
bontebok from extinction. Other wildlife which can be seen in the park include the Cape mountain zebra, grey rhebok, red hartebeest, and more. Birdlife is prolific and include the secretary bird, fish eagle, and blue crane. 470
plant species can be found. Fishing enthusiasts will find large-mouth bass and carp in the Breede River which flows through a portion of the park.
ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES AT BONTEBOK NATIONAL PARK:
- game drives
- hiking trails
SUMMARY OF WILDLIFE & FLORA:
Herbivores: bontebok, Cape mountain zebra, red hartebeest, grey rhebok, grysbok, steenbok
Carnivores: bat-eared fox, caracal, Cape fox, aardwolf
Birdlife: Stanleys bustard, blue crane, secretary bird, spur-wing goose, southern black korhaan, flycatcher, Klaas's cuckoo, red-faced mousebird.
DIRECTIONS TO BONTEBOK NATIONAL PARK:
6 km Southeast of Swellendam at the foot of the Langeberg Mountain range
Sleeps: 32 in 4 units/rooms
25.1km West of center of Bontebok National Park
Asher Riverside Cottage offers self catering accommodation on the banks of the Breede River near Bonnievale on the Breede River Valley and Winelands region in the Western Cape. Asher Riverside Cottages (sleeps 8 x4 = 32 max) offers the perfect location fo
Sleeps: 30 in 5 units/rooms
From R 400,00
Per person, per night sharing.
27.7km South East of center of Bontebok National Park
Tides River Lodge (sleeps up to 27) offers multiple self catering accommodation options in Malgas, on the banks of the Breede River in the Overberg and Whale Coast region in the Western Cape. A short two and a half hour trip from Cape Town and only half
From R 1 500,00
Per unit, per night.
31.9km South East of center of Bontebok National Park
Breede Riverine Chalet (sleeps 8) offers self catering accommodation on the banks of the Breede River in Malgas in the Overberg and Whale Coast region of the Western Cape. This self catering cottage lies within a tranquil little village of Malgas on the b
33.5km South East of center of Bontebok National Park
Waterkloof Guest House offers bed and breakfast on a working ostrich farm near Witsand in the Garden Route. Our free range ostrich farm, home to over 2000 ostriches, is situated in the scenic vastness of the Southern Cape, near Swellendam and Heidelberg.
From R 250,00
Per person, per night sharing.
37.2km West of center of Bontebok National Park
Boesmansdrift Farmhouse provides self catering accommodation (sleeps 8) in Bonnievale in the Breede River Valley and Cape Winelands region. Boesmansdrift, where you can experience your dreams of a country life, and the friendliness of the Bonnievale commu
48.8km South East of center of Bontebok National Park
Witsand Cottage offers self catering accommodation in Witsand in the Garden Route. This gracious 3-bedroomed home (sleeps 6) is situated on the Northern bank of the Breede River at Port Beaufort. It is 1km upstream from the mouth at Witsand. The Breede Ri
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