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Knysna Elephant Park Lodge

N 2 National Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Conrad Pezula
774 reviews
#7 of 30 hotels in Knysna
 
Teniqua Treetops
408 reviews
#1 of 19 Speciality lodging in Sedgefield
 
Hunter's Country House
236 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
 
Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
792 reviews
#11 of 30 hotels in Knysna
 
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Reviewed 12 February 2015

We really wanted to have this experience, but after the negative reviews I read on Trip advisor, I wasn't very optimistic. I went ahead and booked anyway, at it turned out to be way above expectations. They must have taken the comments about their prices...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2014

My family stayed one night at the elephant lodge and we had an amazing time. Nowhere else in the world is there a place I know of where you can sleep next to elephants and watch them all night. The viewing lounge and the rooms...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2014

I stayed here in September by chance for two nights with my friend while road tripping, and I can honestly say I will be back for longer next time. There were so many breath taking moment here. Memories that will last a lifetime! The staff...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

We booked to stay at the elephant park and ride the elephants and the price, staff and experience was brilliant. The staff made it incredibly easy and was very laid back about everything. The rooms and food we're also lovely! Knowing the history of all...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2014

We spent one night at the Knysna Elephant Park in April 2014. We literally slept with the elephants in fantastic rooms overlooking the elephant enclosure. Sally and her gang were a little restless and noisy at night but you really did feel at one with...More

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Conrad Pezula
774 reviews
#7 of 30 hotels in Knysna
 
Teniqua Treetops
408 reviews
#1 of 19 Speciality lodging in Sedgefield
 
Hunter's Country House
236 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
 
Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
792 reviews
#11 of 30 hotels in Knysna
 
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  • 6
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  • South Africa >
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  • Knysna
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Judy A
do elephants walk through the lobby like in Zambia?
9 December 2016|
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Sagg111
Whats the policy on children? Is there an age limit? Are toddlers and babies welcome?
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"stay-over experience & watch ellies about their nightly pranks & rituals"
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"Look for the rooms with view for the elephants."
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"Pick a nice day.."
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"Wi-fi is available in the restaurant only, but you are too busy observing elephants to need it in your room."
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