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    Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

    Pilanesberg Game Reserve | Sun City, Pilanesberg National Park 316, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    USD 532*
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    Reviewed 21 November 2016

    We have a really special stay. In an industry with generally good service, this team really stood out as incredibly warm, friendly and welcoming. The facilities are excellent with special views of the African bush and the gorgeous Pilanesberg mountains.More

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    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

    Dear 07325HPmartinl Thank you very much for your review and the compliments, It is very gratifying to know you thought our staff to be outstanding in their hospitality levels, and this really means a lot to us. We hope you visit again soon... Kind Regards...More

    Reviewed 21 November 2016

    Our stay was good, with super friendly staff. Service at times was a bit slow, but the delicious food made up for it. game viewing was a bit disappointing, but we did manage to see a Leopard up close and a brown hyena.More

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    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

    Dear lynnmurg Thank you so much for this review of Shepherds Tree Game Lodge. It is wonderful to know you enjoyed our food, and I take note of your thoughts regarding the service. Unfortunately the wild animals don't always play along during our drives like...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    From the from the moment we checked in to the minute we left we were made to feel really special. The staff at Lodge seemed to really enjoy looking after us, Oupa, and in particular the cart driver who escorted us to and from our...More

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    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

    Dear 615wayne Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. It is always very rewarding for me and my team to receive positive feedback and to know we met our guests expectations. I will convey your positive thoughts to Meri who...More

    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    On 8 October we got married at STL & it was truly our dream bush wedding. It was the perfect place to begin our next adventure. Every single person in the Shepherds Tree team impressed us so very much & they were all superstars.They didn't...More

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    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

    Dear JanineJaco Thank you so much for this wonderful review of Shepherds Tree Game Lodge. It is very rewarding for me and my team to receive feedback such as this, and to know all our efforts on your special day was appreciated. From me and...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2016

    Outstanding service, excellent cuisine, great accommodation - combined with a unique bush experience! Highly recommended! Tips: Take sunscreen, a hat, and a warm jacket for the game drives (even in the middle of summer!). Take a bird book, good binoculars, mosquito protection (in summer), and...More

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    Dear FiornaKroger Thank you so much for your review of Shepherds Tree Game Lodge. It is a real compliment and delight to know you found our service, cuisine and accommodation to be outstanding. We hope to see you again in future. Kind regards The Shepherds...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 425 - USD 1,102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    ngck2006
    Does the hotel arrange for transfers from the airport pls? Would the hotel have an email for correspondence pls?
    9 October 2016|
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    Response from QQ89 |
    You can visit Pilanesberg National Park website to assist you with your booking. Biggestleaf Travel will be more than happy to arrange your transfers as well.
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    Rachel R
    Hello, We are looking into taking a quick safari in mid November. Can you tell me if game drives are included in the room rate. If not, what would be the charge for an evening and a morning game drive? We'll only be staying one night, so I envision going on one drive the day that we check in and another the next day.
    4 October 2016|
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    Response from Adventure4eva | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the game drives are included with the rate. There is a scheduled game drive (safari) at 6 am and 6pm everyday! Such an awesome experience. Enjoy!
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    Siser383
    What's customary amount to tip your guide , housekeeping staff , dining team ect? Do you tip daily or at end of the stay ? Are jeans allowed at dinner ?
    26 August 2016|
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    Response from Johan E | Property representative |
    Dear Siser383 Although service is our absolute pleasure you may tip the staff if they have exceeded your expectations... Most guests leave a gratuity after their stay upon check out. You can specify who this should go to if... More
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    Room Tips
    "No place to put your luggage on. Carts are servicing the guests between rooms and main buildings, very..."
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    "If you can request close to the main dining area if you are elderly."
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    "One that has teas and coffees replaced and cleans the cigarette buts outside the rooms from previous guests."
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    "I had room 19 which I would recommend but I don't know about others but they all seem orientated in a..."
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