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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

we felled welcome and relaxed, we loved the food it was excellent. our tour guide was funny and informative and that was very interesting. we enjoyed the stay, it waqs short so we dont have much more to say, but thank you, we had a...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Hello from The Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Buffelsdrift. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed excellent food at our on-site restaurant and had a good game drive. Our Game drives is a must and...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

What an amazing stay! It was literally a tent-house. Highly recommended for families with kids! Was amazing and will definitely be back! We had the most amazing experience feeding and touching elephants.More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Hello from The Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review and for recommending us. It warms our hearts to hear that you had an amazing stay in our Luxury tented accommodation and had such special experience at Buffelsdrift. We are very happy to...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Good food, great location, nice accomodation and lots of activities to do! Elephant feeding is warmly recommended. Nice pool and great outdoor shower. Noise from geese didn´t disturb us while sleeping.More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Hello from The Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for sharing this lovely review. We are very happy to hear that you had good food, found our luxury tented accommodation as nice and took the time to experience our elephants. Our elephant feeding experience really is a...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Lack of management. Tents require refurbishment, zips did not work satisfactorily. No management on duty at meals, staff were not attentive. We stayed here as we had an excellent lunch in the past, and dinner was also good. Breakfast was average though. Everything else was...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you very much for your review. It is unfortunate that you did not experience the 4 star quality and service that we are known for. There is a supervisor on duty at every meal. We have 5 different accommodation packages available, from Bed &...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Fantastic stay in a tent, loved it, will be back! Safaris where great and staff was eager to find the requested animals. Heated matrasses enjured a warm night as the evenings got rather cold... Thanks for the excellent experience!More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Hello from the Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for sharing this lovely review. We are very happy to hear that you had a fantastic stay in our luxury tented accommodation and took the time to do the on-site Game Drive. Our game drives are always a...More

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"Closest to the watering hole or in one of the tents on the edge of the lodge. More animals to see."
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"The rooms by the lake are the best"
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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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