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Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

In our stay at botlierskop we had amazing safaris on horse back, in game trucks and even in canoes! We managed to get incredibly close to African safari animals on horseback and in the truck which was amazing! On horseback we rode around the hills and got close to rhinos, antelopes and lots more! One of the hilights of our...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned home from 2 nights at Botlierskop. We had a luxury tent villa in the middle of the forest. Enjoyed safari tours, wonderful food and ambience, spa massage and horseriding. Great shots of the animals. Can't wait to go back - shout out to Cornelius our guide for helping to make this a holiday of a lifetime! Hope to...

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Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for the wonderful comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in our luxury tented suite as well as the activities. We are looking forward welcoming you back next year! Kind regards, Alison

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went on the half day safari and found it to be excellent. You encounter a wide range of animal in the 'wild'. The guide will stop near each new set of animals and run through many interesting facts about that particular breed. You do stop alarmingly close to and feel a bit vulnerable near the lions but he assures...

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1Thank Bobbelar
Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for this 5 star review and for sharing your Safari experience. We are glad you enjoyed your drive and hope to see you again in the near future. your feedback is very important to improve our service. Thanks again for your time writing this review. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a good breakfast followed by a 2 hour safari conducted by Sirus, an excellent guide. We saw a wide variety of wildlife including giraffes, lions, elephants, rhinos, wildebeest, buffalo, springbok, water mongoose, secretary birds, ostriches and it was fantastic to see them up close. I was worried that the lions teeth looked very flat and hope that their...

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Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for sharing your safari experience and your concern about our lions. Yes, with age lions loose their teeth... same as humans :-) We appreciate your time writing this review. Kind regards, Alison

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in one of the lodges, some distance from the main building, in the private game reserve. Very nice lodge, four poster bed, wonderful bathroom with outside double shower (a treat!), and animals milling around at night. Also : you had to call the reception for a golfcart to come and pick you up for dinner, breakfast or just...

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Botlierskop, Marekitng at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for sharing your experience at Botlierskop. What a pity you didn't enjoy your stay and didn't try our activities. Thanks again for your time writing this review. We appreciate your feedback. Kind regards, Alison

Winkleigh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Tented Accommodation and it was superb and very comfy indeed. Food at Dinner and Breakfast absolutely wonderful and all the staff were so very helpful and friendly, especially Joanne. Went on a Game Drive which was an amazing experience, can't wait to do it again. Thank you.

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Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for sharing your amazing Botlierskop Experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in our luxurious tented suite. Thanks again for your time writing this review. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Alison

Garbsen, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful experience. Service, game, tent, dinner, everything was just amazing. We loved it, it was thrilling. organisation was perfect. we had two jeep tours, the guide was very good and gave excellent information. Fantastic job from all !

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Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for sharing your Botlierskop Experience. WE are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in our luxurious tented accommodation. Thanks again for your time writing this review. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I stayed here from Friday to Sunday in March 2017. We were in awe of the reserve from the moment we pulled inside the gates to arriving at the clubhouse and greeted by a friendly, smiling face - Johann. He made us feel right at home and even provided us with a welcome drink. We had arrived...

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Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good Morning, WOW!!! Thank you for sharing your amazing Botlierskop experience. We appreciate your time writing this review and all the wonderful comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay!! Hope to see you soon! Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived at the gates to the moment we left, we received 5star treatment and had the most wonderful time. This is truly a place where memories are made and we shall never forget it! Our Game Drive host Lourine was amazing! And Jo-Anne was every bit a great representative of everything Botlierskop is. If there was...

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Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for sharing your Botlierskop experience. We are glad you had a wonderful time and are looking forward welcoming you back in the near future. We appreciate your time writing this 5 star review! Kind regards, Alison

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food!! Thoroughly enjoyed the Game drives . Austin and Bertie were very accommodating , making it extra special. Overall it was an awesome experience at the Botlierskop Private Game Reserve!!

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Good Morning, Thank you for this amazing review! We appreciate your time writing this review. Your feedback is very important to improve our service. Kind regards, Alison Nell

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated between Mossel Bay and George, Botlierskop Private Game reserve offers a great diversity of wildlife with more that 26 different animal species and over 200 bird species. Botlierskop reserve is stretching over 3500 ha of mountains and grasslands. Overnight in luxury tented suites situated close to the river. Each of the 17 air-conditioned luxury-tented suites at Botlierskop is elegantly decorated in a romantic colonial theme with 4-poster beds draped with mosquito nets. The en-suite bathrooms are lavishly equipped with deep baths and an outdoor bush shower with stunning views. The Manor house on the reserve has 7 rooms with views over the plains and good game viewing opportunities. Some rooms has baths and showers some only showers. Activities offered includes, guided game drives, horse back safaris, bush walks and spa treatments. Game includes lions, elephants, buffalo's, rhino'giraffes, black impala, zebra and many more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

Address: Botlierskop Reserve, Mossel Bay, Gonnakraal near Little Brak River, Mossel Bay 6053, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Price Range: $163 - $503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Botlierskop Private Game Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Next to where animals like grazing.”
 of 5 bubbles maxchristie2017, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Wonderful views, everything was superb.”
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“We stayed in a luxury tent - beautifully furnished!”
 of 5 bubbles Jo_and_Pete_Manlow, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stable Manor House was perfect for us as a couple. The accommodation was lovely and comfortable.. Perfect Location!”
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“Executive Tent was luxurious! Thoroughly enjoyed the remote location, outdoor shower, and living space in and around the tent.”
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