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    Pumba Private Game Reserve

    2) Highlands (just off N | (100 kms from Port Elizabeth), Grahamstown 6140, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    this is by far the best holiday and experience we have ever encountered. we had so many close encounters with all kinds of animals which made this experience stand out from the rest. we took our 2 children of ages 14 and 12 and they...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. Your time with us sounds like a trip of a life time! Thank you for sharing it with us, we are so thrilled that you got to experience the wildlife so closely. We look forward to welcoming you back in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The has to be the one of the best trips we have ever had. We were concerned that in May the weather could have been bad but we were lucky that some mornings were cool but the day time was a very pleasant 22/23C. No...More

    Thank GeorgeE
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback from your stay with us. We are so thrilled that you got to experience the beauty that is Pumba. We will certainly pass on your appreciation to Daniel, your ranger and we are delicited that you got to make full...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and I took our son (15 years old) for a Safari not knowing what to expect. What we found was a remarkable reserve with dedicated and amazing staff that go above and beyond to cater for your every need. Siviwe our Ranger was...More

    Thank Natalie G
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, insight and support. We are absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time here with us and will certainly pass on the appreciation to Siviwe, John, Geoff. It is fantastic that you enjoyed our high standards of hospitality and that you could...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Kudu Water Lodge was excellent!!! Francis and Bito, thanks for everything; you all were so very very kind; excellent service at all times! Dinner was great. They baked a chocolate cake for my daughter,s birthday and sang for her; thanks again. Niel was also a...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review and support. Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and that it was a personal one. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Game drives were excellent, Daniel, our ranger was extremely knowledgeable about animals, birds and plants. His enthusiasm for his job and his persistence in looking for animals was amazing. Stayed in both lodges. Service at Water Lodge was brilliant with Babs and John leading the...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 4 weeks ago

    It is great to receive such fantastic feedback, thank you very much. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed our game drives and that you enjoyed your time with Daniel. We are thrilled that you got to stay in both lodges and experience both,...More

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    • US$526 - US$1,195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Lindie163
    14 July 2017|
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    Response from GeorgeE | Reviewed this property |
    To be fair I never saw anybody smoking whist we were there but there were open log pits in use at night to throw your tabs - I didn't see any ashtrays either perhaps its a no go - perhaps contact them directly for advice?
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    3 June 2017|
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    Response from CoolDad66 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they have two safaris each day 06:15-07:30 followed by breakfast, and an evening safari 16:30-19:00, followed by dinner. They are amazing and the rangers work together to get everyone to the best places so you can see... More
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    Neisar
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed on safari for the 3 days I was there, it can be tiring your first safari starts around 7am for 3 hours, then another one in the afternoon from 4pm until 7pm. You just want to relax in between. If you feel like... More
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