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Elandela Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Going on safari is an incredible experience, so overall we really enjoyed our time at Elandela Lodge. Having been on Safari before, I guess I've got another point of reference with which to compare. The good bits: The river view rooms are beautiful. Very spacious,...More

Thank Gresch
Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 4 days ago

Elandela is extremely happy that you enjoyed your room and that both the wildlife and guides ensured your enjoyment of your amazing safaris! I, as the "male owner" who "took you through the rather drab and drawn out talk" have a name and I introduce...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just spent a week here, couldn’t ask for more. Lovely friendly staff, good food and a fabulous introduction to the wild side of Southern Africa for my husband. Knowledgable and charismatic safari guides, took us out early morning and late afternoon. Very reasonably...More

Thank Becca G
Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Wow - thanks for your fantastic recommendation!! No nonsense, to the point and with the experience to prove it! In these 3 lines you have summarized all the pertinent points I for one would look for in a photo safari destination!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment you drive into Elandela your expedience begins. My husband and I were greeted with kindness and animals. Our room was spacious and very clean, air conditioning and the bed bed was comfy. The games drives are wonderful with each guide very knowledgeable....More

Thank bassie14
Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

The Elandela Team salutes you as part of us because you embraced the kindness available to every guest and made the most of all we offer to build cherished memories! Thank you also for constructive advice regarding seating and we are making improvements in that...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We couldn't have been happier with our 4 day stay at Elandela! Our family of four (our kids are ages 7 and 9) were very comfortable in our beautiful suite, and all of us loved every single meal. We had some unforgettable safaris and are...More

Thank cutlerfam2018
Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 4 weeks ago

It makes all the hard work - that the team puts into making many, many incredible visits for many, many guests - worth while when we read that we could make your family happy! Thank you for the great review - it was a pleasure...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

I booked three rooms, and got a "90 m2 apartment" When arrived, the "apartment was rougly 45 m2, only two bedrooms, beeing the second one half a bedroom. Our 24 yrs old son had to sleep with us his parents! When we spoke to the...More

2  Thank mcecib
Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 10 January 2018

In order to make it affordable to a family- father mother and young children - to visit Elandela Lodge we offer a River View Inter-leading Suite with a double bed for the parents and 3 single beds for the children. This Suite sells at a...More

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Breakfast included
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US$647 - US$949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$647 - US$949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Peter B
28 January 2018|
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Response from Nicky S | Reviewed this property |
I stayed last October.. didn't see any spiders and the outdoor showers are really cool.. I had a giraffe peering over the wall at me! you will love it there it's amazing
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hstubbs
9 October 2017|
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Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
Each season is different because so much depends on the rains but as a rule our winter months has less foliage and therefore better visibility.
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Judy B
24 September 2017|
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Response from Linconshire couple | Reviewed this property |
All food is included.... and theres lots of it!! Our whole experience was amazing, hope you enjoy.
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"Ask for a room exactly as you need... otherwise they will accomodate you as they want."
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"Rooms on the lake view are amazing - you can see the hypos in the water"
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"The large detached room at the end of the Lakeside lodge is great for privacy and seeing the animals"
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