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Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

#1 of 15 Tours in Mossel Bay Features Animals
Little Brak River | Gonna Kraal Road, Mossel Bay 6053, South Africa
+27 44 696 6055
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Great guides and a good first experience with the animals

This is a private game ( farm) reserve over 1,000's of hectares . So it's a big private safari but... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
BillandEmma
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Horsham, United Kingdom
Stunning and stunning

Really worth every penny! A gem not to miss if you are in tge area. Truely amazing views and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Cindy K
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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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Botlierskop offers various activities: Guided game drives: Experience close encounters with Rhinoceros, Lion, Buffalo, Giraffe, rare Black Impala and many more species. Horseback Safari to the majestic mountain valleys. Elephant back ride: Experience the real African thrill on elephant back. Spa treatments: we offer various treatments including African massages. Bush walk: guide tour on foot through the reserve to spot the smaller things.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Little Brak River | Gonna Kraal Road, Mossel Bay 6053, South Africa
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+27 44 696 6055
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is a private game ( farm) reserve over 1,000's of hectares . So it's a big private safari but the animals are there because they've been brought there and some have been rescued (all good!). Lions, elephants, rhino's and buffalo make up 4 of...More

1  Thank BillandEmma
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Good Morning, Thank you for sharing your Botlierskop experience. We are delighted that you had an amazing time at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve. We appreciate your feedback, positive or negative. it's very important to improve our service. Hope to see you again. Kind regards, Botlierskop...More

Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Really worth every penny! A gem not to miss if you are in tge area. Truely amazing views and wildlife. Delicious food and wine and friendly staff. Elephant feeds a stone's throw from the restaurant. Curio shop and accommodation available.

Thank Cindy K
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Good Morning, Thank you for all the compliments and your time writing this 5 star review! Hope to see you again! Alison

Reviewed 4 October 2016

We treated various family members to lunch here. A good variety on the menu and the food is good and very well prepared. The setting is lovely with beautiful views and one can walk with the animals on a guided tour - lots of interesting...More

Thank ILIKETRAVEL56
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Good day, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad you had a wonderful relaxing time at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for light lunch with colleagues. The restaurant has 180 degree view if the field! Very nice.

Thank Apple S
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2016

Good Morning, Thank you for choosing Botlierskop Private Game Reserve! We are glad you had an enjoyable time with us! Kind regards, Alison Nell

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Peaceful and tranquil. Safe and relaxing. Great food and friendly service. Beautiful animals, and plentiful! We had a lovely day.

Thank Anita B
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Good day, Thank you for this 5star review! We are glad you had a lovely day at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve. Your feedback is very important to improve our service. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 8 September 2016

I wish we could have spent longer here! We arrived in the sun, and were met by staff at the drive. We were escorted through the property and given welcome drink and snacks. We then had time to settle in before the afternoon guide with...More

Thank Guest048
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Good day, Thank you for choosing Botlierskop Private Game Reserve and sharing your heavenly experience. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a well maintained, expansive game reserve with luxurious rooms, excellent dinner and breakfast buffets in addition to the game tour. It was the first game reserve I had ever visited. We saw all the great animals and especially loved the baby elephant. All...More

Thank WilsonsWay
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Good Morning, Thank you for this 5star review. We are glad you had a wonderful experience at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve. Your feedback, positive or negative is very important to improve our service. Kind regards, Alison Nell

Reviewed 18 August 2016

We met friends from nearby George for lunch and a private sundowner game drive. Everyone enjoyed the varied menu. I decided to have the braised lamb shank, which I usually go for something much lighter. But, what a good choice. The entre was prepared perfectly...More

Thank Loris C
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2016

Good day, Thank you for your wonderful review. It was nice meeting you and we are glad you enjoyed your lunch and Private Sundowner Game Drive. We are looking forward welcoming you again at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve. Kind regards, Alison Nell

Reviewed 1 August 2016

We have visited more than once and can really recommend them. Have not found any similar place with such attention to detail and service in SA.On our second visit we were surprised with a box of chocolates and thank you note for the revisit. The...More

Thank ren_l942
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

Good day, Thank you for this wonderful review and a BIG THANK YOU for choosing Botlierskop for the second time. We really appreciate you time to write the review and sharing your Botlierskop Experience on TripAdvisor. We are looking forward welcoming you for the 3rd...More

Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

What absolute wonderful experience? This is a stunning place to visit weather for a day a weekend or longer. I stay in their DeLux tented accommodation and really it it is so beautiful. So much to do. From day spa treatment to safari; horseriding just...More

Thank Christel L
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Good Morning, Thanks for your wonderful review and sharing you amazing breakaway weekend with us. We are glad you enjoyed your Botlierskop-experience - accommodation, spa treatments, food and horse riding. Your feedback is very important to improve our service. Kind regards, Alison

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Khushboo1102
12 May 2017|
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Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
Good day, Day Visitors Game Drive no children under 3, but you can book a private game drive. Please do not not hesitate to contact us for more information.
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shahminal11
28 July 2016|
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Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
Our farm is about 3500 ha and includes over 26 species of animals, including four of the Big Five as well as a wide variety of birds.
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shahminal11
28 July 2016|
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Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
Morning, please give us more information (how many adults/children) and your e-mail address and we will answer all your questions. Yes, you will see lions on your Game drive. And our restaurant do serve vegetarian food.
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