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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

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“elephant feeding”(50 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is very nice and especially the waterfront deluxe tents allow a good view to the wildlife and nature. Good bush safaris. Elephant tours can be too crowded. Worth a stay because of the unique setup and engaged guides. Evening restaurant is nice. Breakfast...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review and for complimentary our unique setup. We humbly apologize that the breakfast did not meet your expectations. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent two nights stay here. Our luxury and spacy tent had everthing we wanted, including a nice view on the lakens without the Hippo's. The Bushtrip and feedingen of the elephants was marvellous and cute.

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you had an excellent stay at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here when we were on our way from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, and I wish we had stayed an extra night. The waterfront tents are simply beautiful, with all the amenities you could want. The Bush Safari is a great way to...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and recommendation. It warms our heart to hear that you had an relaxing and comfortable experience at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buffelsdrift is well sign posted from Oudtshoorn and there is a large car park at the Game Lodge. Checking in was very smooth & we were driven to out accommodation in a golf buggy. The tent had a huge bed, great views, very large bathroom...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the review and recommendation. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely safari tent by the water's edge, only to find when we got there the dam was very low. this is not their fault as there is a big drought issue. The safari tent was great. We arrived and welcomed. We had...More

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Thank you very much for your review and recommendation We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

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"All waterfront tents are beautiful, but the farther away from the main lodge the quieter your experience."
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"We were in tent 34. Last row but we had a good view of mountains and dam.Tents near the dam can be noisy as..."
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"We had one of the newer tents, fully equipped"
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"Try and get one overlooking the dam - sipping gin and tonic on the stoep would be grand!"
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