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    Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

    Cango Caves Road | P.O.Box 268, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 726 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We had a wonderful time! We got in touch with wildlife, as animals wandered around just a few meters away from our tent! The tents are really luxurious, we loved the outdoor shower and the whole arrangement. Just beautiful.

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We had a decent stay here mainly because it was an opportunity to show our 2 and 3 year old animals in the “wild”. Essentially, this is a glorified zoo with the “main attractions” (lions and elephants) kept separated and isolated. Not many animals (2...More

    1  Thank Mark H
    Response from Buffelsdrift, Owner at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

    It is so sad when a person reverts to paper and don’t give the correct state of affairs. Buffelsdrift is a game lodge not a game reserve, hence the elephants and lions being kept separate “not isolated”. The proceeds obtained from the educational visits to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a great stay in Buffelsdrift for 2 nights. The luxury tent we stayed in was great with a shower outside. The food is nice, the game drive was nice as well. All good organized. The Swimmingpool is smaller then what it looked like...More

    Thank Leonievtg
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Unlike many of the lodges we have visited, this lodge was easy to find and close to main roads. Despite this, the location was very peaceful, and we really enjoyed the morning Meerkat drive. The continuing drought has caused the level of the water to...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a lunch here with a lovely view. The food was very good and the service was friendly. We saw a hippo in the water and 3 elephants walked by and came to refresh in the lake. Also a lot of turtoises in the...More

    Thank Louise G
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    • Oudtshoorn
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    Room Tips
    "Try and get one overlooking the dam - sipping gin and tonic on the stoep would be grand!"
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    "The waterside tents are definitely the best option"
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    "Tent number 5 is very good as it is on the water edge and close to the pool."
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    "we only passed by for lunch"
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