Getting to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve

Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve is a boutique Big 5 safari lodge located just 2.5 hours from Cape Town, South Africa. Offering luxury overnight accommodation in the heart of the Ceres Karoo, Inverdoorn is easily accessible by road and is a favourite wildlife destination close to the city. For guests who prefer not to self-drive, we offer a variety of transport options and return city transfers to suit every travel budget and style preference.

Discover a Wild Big 5 Karoo Oasis, Only 2.5 Hours from Cape Town

Self Drive

Driving to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve from Cape Town, South Africa.

Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve is approximately a 2.5 hours drive from Cape Town, by car. The drive is scenic and enjoyable, with plenty of opportunities to stop and explore the Western Cape’s Karoo along the way.

Return Transfers

Standard Return Transport Service, from Cape Town to Inverdoorn, and back.

Return transfers are a convenient and affordable option for guests who do not want to self-drive. Our shuttles are operated by experienced and professional drivers, and we use comfortable and air-conditioned vehicles.

Standard Shuttle Transfers Available From R1 920.00

Private Transport

Private transport options, airport pick-ups and drop-offs, and scheduled group transfers.

If you’re looking for personalised transfer options, Inverdoorn offers private transport to and from the reserve. Inquire about our private transport schedules and additional airport transfers.

Once-Off, Fixed Rate From R4 440.00

Additional Per Person Rate From R1 920.00

Fly-In Safari

Begin your luxury Big 5 safari with spectacular aerial views of the Tankwa Karoo.

For the ultimate luxury safari experience, inquire about our exclusive, fly-in charters to the Reserve. Operated by experienced and reputable companies, begin your South African big 5 safari with spectacular aerial views of the Karoo wilderness and West Coast landscapes.

Transport FAQ

Self-drive guests do not need a 4x4 or off-road vehicle to get to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve. The main route from Cape Town to the reserve is well-maintained and accessible by most cars and standard, road-worthy vehicles.

Yes, of course! There is secure parking available at the reserve for all overnight and self-drive safari guests.

Standard road transfers are offered in a share arrangement and serviced in Toyota Quantams.

Yes. Return transfers are offered between the city of Cape Town and Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve.

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Pick-ups and Drop-offs are available to and from all Cape Town city centre hotel establishments. Please contact our reservations team for all our pick-up locations.

Your driver will call you to confirm your departure details on the evening before your departure. Please await your driver’s call. Ensure that you have confirmed your transport with Reservations before you are due to check in at Inverdoorn.

The average drive-time to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve from Cape Town, South Africa, is 2.5 hours. However, the duration of the standard transfers are between2.5 to 3.5 hours, depending on the pick-up or drop-off locations, as well as the time spent at the half-way restroom stop.

Private Transport rates are added to the standard, per person rate. Therefore, private transfers are calculated with a once-off, additional rate for all private transfer vehicles, as well as a standard, per person rate.

  • R4 440.00 (Once Off Additional)
  • R1 920.00 (per person)

Driving to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve

The drive to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve is one of the most scenic and picturesque sightseeing routes in the Western Cape, South Africa. During the 2.5-hour journey, guests can stop at various wine farms to sample some of the region’s award-winning wines, or at local food stalls to stock up on fresh bread, cheese, and olives.

Booking Your Transport

To book your transport to Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve, please contact our reservations team at