Your journey awaits

4 nights / 5 days

Here you will discover magic in its wide horizons, game-rich reserves, unique marine life and a bustling coastal town steeped in history.


  • Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism Pass: access to over 70 experiences in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)
  • Route 67 walking art tour in memory of Nelson Mandela’s 67 years of service
  • Safari game drives accompanied by specialised rangers
  • isiXhosa cultural experience
  • Visit the Born Free Foundation

2 nights in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)


Your meander begins in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), the Bottlenose Dolphin capital of the World. Here you will find a bustling seaside city rich in history and culture. The area is also one of the only in the world which offers both land and sea safaris, offering guests the chance to see the Big 7.

Mantis No5 Boutique Art Hotel is an immaculately restored Art Deco building. Nestled in the affluent Summerstrand suburb and an easy stroll to the ocean which is less than 100 metres away. Filled with creative treasures—a privately-owned art collection and world-class facilities, No5 is a celebration of beautiful things, excellent spaces, and memorable hospitality.

Mantis No5 Boutique Art Hotel

2 nights in Sidbury

Safari Delight

The Eastern Cape is home to some of the best malaria-free safaris in the world. Experience Africa’s Big 5 – lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo – and enjoy intimate encounters in a rare biome unique to this part of the world.

Mantis Founders Lodge is the perfect escape into the wilderness, offering the perfect balance between barefoot luxury and safari adventures; individual privacy and homely comfort. Enjoy tranquillity away from the bustling city and be reminded of the pristine beauty of the natural world in the birthplace of Mantis.

Mantis Founders Lodge

No5 Boutique Art Hotel:

 Accommodation
 Breakfast
 Dinner


Mantis Founders Lodge:

 Accommodation
 All meals
 Selected beverages
 Game activities

 Beverages
 Flights & visa costs
 Transfers
 Spa
 Curios store purchases
 All personal extras

 Bookable direct

Booking information
 This package is available as a 2 or 4 night stay
 Bookable through Mantis Travel Desk
 Commissionable

Cancellation policy
 Written cancellation confirmation required in return acknowledging confirmation thereof.
 50% of total stay if cancelled – less than 45 days prior to arrival.
 100% of total stay if cancelled – less than 30 days prior to arrival.

Payment Policy
 100% payment required 45 Days prior to arrival

 Daily flights from Johannesburg and Cape Town to Gqeberha
 Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport to No5 Boutique Art Hotel (6km)
 No5 Boutique Art Hotel to Founders Lodge (90km)
 Transfers and activities can be arranged
 Travel Insurance essential