Iziba Luxury Safari Lodge

The ultimate Big Five safari lodge in Cape Town

Inverdoorn Game Reserve and Iziba Safari Lodge offer guests complete relaxation in stylish accommodation, designed to complement the arid beauty of the Karoo. It is the perfect setting for a safari destination, with a tranquil ambiance which allows guests to unwind and take in the wonders of nature. Whichever luxury accommodation option you choose, be it a Guest House, Chalet, Luxury Chalet or the Ambassador Suite, excellent service and comfort are guaranteed.

The still plains of the Karoo evoke a sense of calm and serenity in visitors to the luxury lodge and cheetah sanctuary. From the luxurious accommodation options to thrilling game drives to hours by the pool soaking up the sun, relaxation is guaranteed. Together with the game drives, will assure guest a memorable safari experience within the Klein Karoo.

For the best luxury safari in the Western Cape, visit Inverdoorn today!

First Class Safari Lodging


Iziba Safari Lodge caters to many tastes and accommodation budgets. Two Guest Houses, perfect for large groups and families with small children; seven, cosy Chalets, ideal for romantic safari getaways; four, five-star Luxury Chalets and the exclusive, five-star Ambassador Suite comprise the accommodation offerings at the game reserve.

Various features include air-conditioning, fireplaces, honesty bars, wireless Internet and safes. The Ambassador Suite and Luxury Chalets have rooftop terraces furnished with loungers for guests to watch the sun go down after an incredible safari, while private verandas are perfect for a quiet moment taking in the surroundings. Booking the Ambassador Suite includes private safaris, while choosing either of the 5-star safari accommodation options includes the opportunity to meet one of our tame cheetahs, Velvet or Iziba.*


An early morning safari is followed by a breakfast buffet at Iziba Safari Lodge. The kitchen serves only the freshest, locally-sourced and seasonal produce.

The lunchtime buffet proffers a selection of courses, followed by a variation of desserts. Dinner is an elegant, five-course meal, best enjoyed with a South African wine.


Amongst the many features at the game reserve, the cheetah rescue and rehabilitation centre is the lodge’s main attraction. Inverdoorn is the only game reserve close to Cape Town offering intimate encounters with cheetahs.*

Passionate about cheetah conservation, Inverdoorn provides guests the opportunity to be charmed by the grace and beauty of Velvet or Iziba, the lodge’s beloved tame cheetahs. If you are staying in one of the five-star accommodation options this very special and personal interaction with a cheetah is already included.


A trip to Inverdoorn is only complete once you have enjoyed a relaxing session beside the pool after returning from the heat of the safari. An adjacent, child-sized pool ensures that the little ones stay cool and safe. The Karoo is blessed with abundant sunshine throughout the year, allowing you to work on the perfect tan before heading home.

With the largest selection of wild game in the region, a variety of luxury accommodation options and the resplendent African sunshine, a safari experience at Inverdoorn is the perfect complement to a Cape Town holiday.

*Cheetah interactions are subject to the right weather conditions and booking. If you’re travelling to the game reserve with children under the age of 16, for their safety, they will not be able join you when interacting with the cheetah. Babysitting services are available if required.