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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We recently stayed at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge for 4 nights. From the very start, it was truly exceptional. The service was exemplary, professional and just lovely people. The food was plentiful, of exceptional quality and anything requested off-menu wasnt a problem. The rooms were...More

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Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

Dear LiftHeavyBikes Thank you so much for this review. We are delighted to learn you enjoyed your stay with us and are willing to recommend us to others. I will definitely share your sentiments with Ruan and my entire team, and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Great location, super accommodation, brilliant game rangers, lovely food, excellent staff. Game drivers were amazing. We will be coming back again! Highly recommend for families, our two teenage boys had a great time.More

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Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

Dear johnbon52 Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It makes us happy knowing you found our staff, guides, accommodation and food met your expectations, and also the boys weren't disappointed. We cannot wait to welcome you back. Kind...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Shepherd’s Tree. The room was extremely comfortable and spacious. Can’t say enough good things about the outdoor shower. Our game driver Peter was very experienced and we were able to have sightings of the Big 5 plus every other...More

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Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Jen I Thank you so much for your review. We are glad your enjoyed your recent stay with us and found our service to be 5 star. I will share your comments with Peter as well, and we hope to see you again in...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Exceeded our every expectation. The setting, food, room and the experience were beyond wonderful. If you're looking for something a little outside the box this is the place for you. This was the second part of our SA vacation, first week was in Cape Town...More

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Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

Dear M739DImikec Thank you so much for the huge compliment. Me and my team are delighted that we managed to exceed all your expectations. We hope to see you again for another visit soon. Kind Regards The Shepherds Tree team

Reviewed 28 September 2017

The experience was greater than I ever imagined. The service was up & above by all employees. Food was excellent and the Safari guides passion was displayed in every safari trip. I highly recommend this trip to everyone.

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Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

Dear N4619nancyl Thank you so much for your positive review on this forum and being willing to recommend us to fellow travelers. Me and my team appreciates this and we hope to see you back again soon. Kind Regards The Shepherds Tree Team

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HI pp21 Although Spring time in SA in October the evenings and early mornings could still be a little "chilly" . Also keep in mind that this is the beginning of our Rain season, so showers would not be uncommon. Always best... More
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