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Bucklands Private Game Reserve

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Postnet Suite # 286 Private Bag X1672, Grahamstown 6140 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Anne Williams and Bucklands NR in collaboration with our local Bird Club arranged this spectacular outing. From our arrival on Friday until our departure on Sunday afternoon we were treated to the most amazing time with game drives, guided walks and seemingly never-ending meals. All...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We spent three wonderful nights at Bucklands. We were treated like absolute royalty from start to finish! We were fortunate to be the only guests for the duration of our stay, and were made to feel so welcome. Jennae and Brad were the best hosts!...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Traveled to Bucklands with my bae for a weekend getaway outside of Grahamstown. Didn’t really know what to expect, but their winter deal of R999 per person per night, which sounded like a good bargain. Arrived on a Friday and stayed for two nights. We...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

My husband and I stayed at Bucklands Private Game Reserve Luxury Tented Camp for two nights recently and had a ball!. We were pampered from the moment we arrived with welcome drinks, scrumptious food, comfortable beds and luxury tents placed to get the most of...More

Date of stay: November 2016
1  Thank MaryLou_Dixon
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We felt like VIPs from the moment we arrived.....the welcoming drinks....the extremely private and luxuriously furnished safari tents overlooking the game reserve....Iain's outstanding Guiding and hosting and Michelle's exceptionally delicious gourmet meals completed the unforgettable experience....we will be back for some more spoiling!

Date of stay: February 2016
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Response from BucklandsTeam, Front Office Manager at Bucklands Private Game ReserveResponded 31 May 2016

Thank you, Mark and Margie, for your review of our Luxury Tented Camp. We are thrilled that you had a unforgettable experience and cannot wait to welcome you back to Bucklands in the near future for more spoiling! Kind regards, Mary-Ann

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Bucklands Private Game Reserve consists of 5500 hectares. It is situated adjacent to the Great Fish River Nature Reserve (totalling approximately 45,000 hectares in extent), and the Great Fish River. The More climate is hot in summer and mild in winter, and the hilly topography and dense thickets, interspersed with mosaics of grass and bush, is supportive of a diverse plant and animal life, including rhino, zebra, kudu, giraffe and impala, among many others. Less
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
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South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
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"Room 4 upstairs has the best view."
12 Sep 2017
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"Room 4 on the Lodge was fantastic!"
30 Jul 2017
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"You can choose between the tented camp and the lodge - all are luxurious!"
2 Dec 2016
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"All luxury safari tents offer complete privacy and unobstructed beautiful valley views of the private game..."
21 Apr 2016
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