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Elandela Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from our honeymoon, we spent 3 nights at elandela and can honestly say it was the best time of our lives and never wanted it to end. The team at elandela are incredible, unbelievably hard working, and so passionate. Mamma T...More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you so much for your always happy and positive stay with us here at Elandela! The time spent on this great review and summary of your experience is recommended reading for all potential visitors because you have captured the essence of the experience that...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Having been on 3 previous safaris we maybe had an unrealistic expectation. Here’s the positives:- The place is spotless, rooms comfortable, you are in a reserve so antelope, giraffe and hippo are outside your room. There is a lot of food served at dinner which...More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 7 December 2017

The way I read your review is that your experience at Elandela Lodge was excellent - Thank You so much! I especially appreciate you specifying: " There is a lot of food served at dinner which is all home made, light lunches and breakfast too."...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 3. From the moment we stepped out of the airplane to the moment we flew back home, the Elandela staff was extremely caring and lovely. Such a friendly staff and cozy accommodations. The facility is well taken care of and...More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you very much for your praise of our warm, friendly service! We are proud to state that experienced travelers to the world's most expensive and well known hotels regularly compare Elandela's service more than favourably with the best they have experienced. We appreciate your...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

Wow loved it here. We splashed out on the upgrade room and it was amazing. You opened the curtains at 5 am in the morning to be greeted with Zebra, Kudu and Giraffe. Guides were good, transport good. Only tip I have is I think...More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review - you noted the points that made your memories and you gave constructive advice! Fantastic positive vote for our marvelous Lake View Honeymoon Suites!

Reviewed 12 November 2017

My wife and I stayed in Elandela in early November for 3 nights. We had found it difficult to get booking in any lodges as they were full but Elandela had one suite left, which was the lakeside suite which also had facilities for disabled....More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you so much for putting an Elandela Lodge experience in the correct perspective - every potential guest MUST read this review because these are yearly repeating visitors to Southern Africa and have the experience to justify their evaluation of what we at Elandela hold...More

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carolyn1901
15 April 2018|
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Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
August is our windy month - dry and interspersed with a week or two of the last cold fronts of the year which can be very cold indeed on the back of an open game viewer!
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Clashfern
6 March 2018|
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Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
No, every room is equipped with all amenities including an electric hairdryer.
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Clashfern
6 March 2018|
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They provide hairdryers, soaps, shampoos, etc.
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"Lake view for couples, river view for families"
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