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    Elandela Private Game Reserve

    Casketts KU 65 Portion 35, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good11%
    • Average5%
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    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    First, I tried to express my true disappointment privately to the owners of Elandela and requested a refund for one of the rooms we rented for one night. The owner accused me of making a threat and labeled my remarks as allegations. He did not...More

    4  Thank AshleyLJ
    Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 20 August 2017

    The truth of the matter is that you gave us an ultimatum to pay you or you will post a bad review! Quote from your e mail: “If you are not interested and are not amenable to compensating us for a very poor experience, I...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    Our experience was spoilt by the owner, Rocco and to some what his rude wife Yvonne. This review has been written because on pointing out the issue we had to Rocco at the time and on departing he has since denied any knowledge of it...More

    3  Thank Chodecki
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 11 August 2017

    From management side we can reconfirm to you that we fully understand that lost luggage can ruin a holiday and therefore not only did we follow up telephonically but also personally went to the airport to enquire for you about your luggage. The cellphone charger...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 3 nights at the amazing Elandela reserve. The hospitality was great, very welcoming. The food and the accommodation were also top draw. We went on all of the game drives and were fortunate to see the white lions and rhino. Great place...More

    Thank Neil S
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 7 August 2017

    Short and sweet but painting the bigger picture - thank you!

    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    My rating and review is primarily based on the value for the price paid, which was quite hefty (~$700 per night) even by American standards. We stayed in Lakeview Honeymoon suites. Pre-check in experience - Good The owners were accommodating with our room request and...More

    Thank rk19842015
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 3 August 2017

    Thank you for your time spent on a good review. It is not uncommon to read in reviews that a minor complaint, such as your "sink" or basin complaint - mar a good rating. Sir, what we explained every time you complained about your clogged...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    Elandela is a beautiful setting, lake with hippos, gardens etc and the food was generally of a very high standard but unfortunately let down by a few aspects which were definitely not 4star. It is a long time since we have been offered powdered milk...More

    1  Thank MarkFM60
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 21 July 2017

    Thank you for a great review! The researching potential guest want to read "Elandela is a beautiful setting, lake with hippos, gardens etc and the food was generally of a very high standard" and "The game viewing was good and trip to Kruger good value"....More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$459 - US$766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
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    Dining (28)
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    hstubbs
    9 October 2017|
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    Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
    Each season is different because so much depends on the rains but as a rule our winter months has less foliage and therefore better visibility.
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    Judy B
    24 September 2017|
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    Response from Linconshire couple | Reviewed this property |
    All food is included.... and theres lots of it!! Our whole experience was amazing, hope you enjoy.
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    Eliza H
    3 September 2017|
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    Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
    Thank you - we have acknowledged your confirmed booking and e mailed upon charging your credit card a booking confirmation also describing all the included and excluded services you will receive with us. Thank you for the... More
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    "The large detached room at the end of the Lakeside lodge is great for privacy and seeing the animals"
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    "Lake view rooms are quieter and have a good view of the Lake."
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    "we stayed in the river view. Maybe it's better to take the lake view, but I think it's more expensive"
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    "Room 8 has two rooms - a double and a twin."
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