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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shepherd's Tree was a great place to spend a few days in the lap of luxury while being driven around a relatively small but abundantly-populated game park. This was my second visit and it did not disappoint - the service at the lodge was excellent,...More

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Response from Tafa_Manyowa, Deputy General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Betterdigitalmag Thank you for taking your precious time to write us a detailed review following your amazing stay at Shepherds Tree. Feedback such as yours is lovely to read and I will be sure to share this with the passionate and hard-working team that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Get a cabin with a LOW room number ( goes up to 32 ) .You want no higher than 10 as they are in a straight line and stretch a half mile. The water line break happened around # 20. The main lodge had water...More

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Response from Tafa_Manyowa, Deputy General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Musicf14 Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback following your recent stay at Shepherds Tree. Please accept my sincere apologies for the water problem you experienced. This was an isolated event and has since been resolved. I do hope you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We saw so many animals, thanks to the experience of our ranger. The park is gorgeous. The rooms and facilities are wonderful. Every moment was memorable. I took many photos that are poster shots. When in South Africa this is a must.More

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Response from Tafa_Manyowa, Deputy General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Drladonna Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay at Shepherds Tree. I'm delighted to know that you enjoyed our "aha moments" which many of our guests always remember with nostalgia. I look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

While our stay was short - 2 nights, they were perfect. Biggestleaf Tours had someone waiting for us with a sign as we exited the airport. The driver, Cedric even knew it was our anniversary !!! The hotel greeted us w/ smiles and a big...More

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Response from Tafa_Manyowa, Deputy General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Redmill_12 Thank you for sharing your amazing experience at Shepherds following your recent stay with us. I’m thrilled to hear that you enjoyed every moment of your stay, in particular the exceptional service, the delectable meals as well as our well-appointed rooms. I will...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018

This is definitely a 5 star experience. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was excellent and plentiful. Loved my stay even though it was only for 2 days. The price I paid was probably a bit overpriced, but it is certainly has...More

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Response from Tafa_Manyowa, Deputy General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 19 May 2018

Dear Kathleen R Thank you for taking your precious time to review us on this platform following your recent 2-night stay at Shepherds Tree. I'm really excited to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed yourself, especially with regards to the delicious meals and the exceptional service...More

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jenniterp
20 May 2018|
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Response from Tafa_Manyowa | Property representative |
Our rates are full board and inclusive of two safaris a day.
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pp21
16 August 2017|
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Response from Tafa_Manyowa | Property representative |
HI pp21 Although Spring time in SA in October the evenings and early mornings could still be a little "chilly" . Also keep in mind that this is the beginning of our Rain season, so showers would not be uncommon. Always best... More
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"Just keep on doing great things"
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"If you want to stay close to the lodge, ask for rooms 1-8."
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"Nothing that I can think of. The room was perfect."
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"See the above review about getting a single digit room number."
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