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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    The Safari was great ,the guides were excellent new alot about the animals .The rooms where good we enjoyef the outdoor shower. The breakfast was great. Wine manu was abit expensive. In general great trip and we will be glad to come back in the...More

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    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your review and compliments. I am glad that you found the guides excellent, with a lot of knowledge on the animals. Thank you also for complimenting the rooms. It's great that you enjoyed the outdoor shower. Please do visit us...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    My husband and I stayed at EP for three nights in September 2017. Everything was amazing. The staff, rangers, and trackers were all extremely friendly and helpful. Our ranger/tracker team was Gerritt and Chris. They worked together very well and as a result we had...More

    Thank jmegstx
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 October 2017

    Than you very much for your kind review. I am glad that you found everything to be amazing. Thank you also for mentioning the delicious food. If you asked one of the chefs to prepare some of the vegetarian options for you (even though you're...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    What an amazing experience. The wildlife sightings were the best we have experienced after many years of going on safari. The chance to sit and watch animal behaviour rather than simply spot it is very special. The lodge is lovely, food tasty and staff friendly....More

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    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you also for all the kind compliments on the quality of the sightings, The lodge, the food as well as our members of staff. Please do...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    Elephant Plains is in a truly magical location. This place is a must for anyone wanting a Safari holiday. Fabulous food, staff and Safari drives where you can deffinatley see the big 5, we were also rewarded with viewing Leapards and Wild Dogs. As a...More

    Thank B_Foxee
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your very kind review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you very much for the compliments on our magical location, fabulous food, staff, accommodation as well as personal service. We would love to...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    We stayed 3 nights, loved every minute of our stay and already know next time will be longer... The suites, ( we had the wild dog- had a huge deck to relax and enjoy the mid day giraffes and elephants )the main lodge is very...More

    Thank tillnextcruz
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 2 October 2017

    Thank you for your very kind review and the various compliments, from staying longer the next time you visit, to the suite, the main lodge, the staff members, game drives as well as the food. We are looking forward to welcoming you back! Kind regards,...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 509 - USD 860 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Elephant Plains Game Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Nelspruit
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    Claudia R
    21 October 2017|
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    Response from EP2 | Property representative |
    Hi Claudia We have had a number of solo travelers before.
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    14 July 2017|
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    We always had our own table, whether we ate outside or inside the dining room. The dining room and outdoor dining is absolutely stellar. Beautiful.
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    27 June 2017|
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    I am pretty sure Rondavel #5 faces down to the water hole, it had the most fabulous views and was possibly the most privately situated rondavel. We had 4 which was also very private and had a great view. We loved it, but... More
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    "Luxury Rondavels were great -- just like the pictures"
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    "the nearest room to the boma is the best, when it is really hot"
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    "Get a suite as they have great views of watering hole, most of the rondavels don't have views"
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    "Room No. 5 or any suite"
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