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Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve

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“wild dogs”(26 reviews)
“hour game drive”(14 reviews)
Game drives and horse back safaris , game viewing excellent , all in Big 5 territory,all for only R750.00 per person
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
R340 Road | 12 Kms from N2 and 20 kms from Plettenberg Bay, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 535 0000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After being in the area we realised that having spent a while researching suitable locations for a family game drive we should have found here first. The reserve were accommodating to my 3 and 1 year olds, we were able to see a variety of...More

Thank clmurray7
Reviewed 3 days ago

The staff tried their best but they need more training and the accommodation is run down in our opinion. The promised WiFi only works in public areas, we had one flannel between two people and the toiletries were sparse with one small sachet of shower...More

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Thank GalaxyMen
Reviewed 5 days ago

The game drive is a nice wild animal experience (even the dangerous animals are behind fenced areas). But you will be able to see them. The hotel is an old house, with dark but clean rooms. The staff is friendly the breakfast and dinner is...More

Thank KnieRe72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There a very few horse safaris in the area but this one seemed to be well organised. We arrived and were fitted with helmets, then fitted with our horses - for SA standards they looked pretty well cared for. We mounted up and off we...More

Thank tinaryder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend the horse back safari if you have riding experience. The horses are lovely and our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. I felt in one with nature there and has close encounters with giraffes and pretty close encounters with zebras, elephants and wilder...More

Thank Kath_Lau
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We stopped there for coffee and another time for a light lunch. We have been there 3x. Lovely setting and the reception & coffee area are huge and very interessting. Each time we have seen lots of animals driving from the entrance to the reception....More

Thank Stallis
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had a fantastic time. The reception area is beautiful, with great atmosphere. Was cold but they also have huge fire places for anyone to warm up. The staff is friendly and welcoming, always smiling, you can see that they love what they do. Saw...More

Thank siphosethum5
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

When you drive into the reserve, reception is far in the park, at least a 5-7min drive, don't get irritated by that! Welcome was a bit cold, but everything was quick and efficient. Our guide was funny and knowledgeable, although the 2 hours were already...More

1  Thank Tobias K
Reviewed 20 September 2018

The Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve is a small park in which you can easily spot different animals. One of the guys drove our family around to spot all our favorites, and tell something about them. As you are with a small group, it is easy...More

Thank Ingedd
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Large variety of game animals and a pleasant outing. We really enjoyed the outside lunch in a peaceful environment.

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kamya S
17 October 2018|
Response from sammywarna | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I spent a couple of days here and tried the horseback Safari and the jeep drive. As it’s a private game reserve it has a different atmosphere from the National Parks, but you are more likely to see big cats (cheetah and... More
16 March 2016|
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Response from leond312 | Property representative |
In this case we will do an educational please contact us direct and speak to Oddette thanks Leon owner
19 January 2015|
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Response from leond312 | Property representative |
You can just do the horse ride , the cost is R490 pp and is very good but you must have horse riding experience